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  • Girls on the Run 5K Race

    Five students, from CSDB, were part of 300 girls from the Pikes Peak region who trained for ten weeks for a 5K race, as part of the self-esteem building mentor program, Girls on the Run of the Rockies. The girls, along with five CSDB staff members and one parent, completed the race.
  • School for the Blind Shark Dissection

    Recently, students, in the School for the Blind, had a unique opportunity to experience a shark dissection, at the Colorado Center for the Blind in Littleton, CO. This experience provided students with a ‘hands-on’ activity which complimented classroom content knowledge in the areas of anatomy and physiology.
  • Pikes Peak Early Years – Nov 2014

    Pikes Peak Early Years hosted several families at CSDB. During the session, the families used American Sign Language, sang and danced to music about body parts and animal sounds. Early Years, a gathering for families with children who have hearing loss ages birth through five, is offered through CSDB Outreach Programs.
  • Partnering with Peak Aviation

    The Employability Center is proud to announce a new partnership with Peak Aviation! Mr. Todd Barker is working with two students in the Bridges to Life program. These students are interested in pursuing a career in auto detailing. At this job site, the students are learning detailing skills on privately owned airplanes.
Low. Vision. Readers. A brief description about the history of the Colorado School for the Deaf and the Blind
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...Learning, Thriving, Leading

The Colorado School for the Deaf and the Blind (CSDB) is a state-funded school within the Colorado Department of Education. The school was established for the purpose of providing comprehensive educational services for children, birth to age 21, who are blind/low vision and/or deaf/hard of hearing. Services are provided directly to students enrolled at the school, and outreach programs serve students, staff, and families in communities throughout Colorado.


Becoming a Partner can be one of the most rewarding choices your company can make. Featured partners with CSDB: Nob Hill Lions Club, Colorado Kernels, American Lung Association. Learn how these three agencies are positively impacting students at CSDB.
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140th Birthday of CSDB

Colorado was still a territory when "The Colorado Institute for the Education of Mutes" was founded by Jonathan R. Kennedy in 1874. In 1893, the school was renamed the Colorado School for the Deaf and the Blind. Today, CSDB serves more than 500 students on campus and statewide.

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