Deaf Elementary School
Congratulations to 4th Grade teacher Yvonne Samuels, the Deaf Elementary School Teacher of the Year for the 2019-2020 school year!
Health Care Center
Vaill Hall (Dorm)
Students will have access to teacher-developed, grade, course and school-specific instructional materials through distance instruction provided virtually, online or telephonically. It is our intention for all students to be engaged and have access to meaningful educational opportunities even under difficult circumstances.
Dr. Heidi L. Jordan began her career as a classroom teacher and taught both preschool and kindergarten at FSDB. She later became the Individual Education Plan (IEP) Coordinator for the FSDB Deaf Elementary and Middle Schools. In this role, she supported families and coached teachers. In her current role as Assistant Principal for the FSDB Deaf Elementary School, she oversees academic education for deaf and hard of hearing students. Dr. Jordan received a National Teacher Award from the Shaklee Institute for Improving Special Education and was named FSDB Deaf Elementary School Teacher of the Year during her time as a kindergarten educator.
Doctor of Philosophy, Curriculum, Instruction, and Assessment, Walden University
Master of Education, Educational Leadership, University of North Florida
Master of Arts, Early Childhood Deaf Education, Gallaudet University
Bachelor of Arts, Elementary Education/Deaf Education, Flagler College
We believe in supporting the whole child in a nurturing and supportive environment. As a school of excellence, we define student growth to include students with academic talent as well as empathy, compassion, and kindness.