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To ensure that all students we serve achieve
their full potential in a language-rich environment.



2019 NLC ASL Storytelling First Place Winner - Elementary

Congratulations to Ava Plummer of Kansas School for the Deaf for placing 1st in the Elementary ASL storytelling category!

Thumbnail/image description: the signer is standing in front of a grey background wearing a pink top.

To view Ava's video, click on the following link:

Attached is a paragraph to be used above the video to introduce the video:
Gallaudet University National Literacy Competition Winner

Also attached is a transcription of the video in English:
Ava Plummer's Transcription



KSD Driver Education Course

RSVP by May 21, 2020

The Driver Education course is offered for Kansas Deaf and CODA/SODA students in American Sign Language (ASL).

Driver Education with the shape of car

DATE: June 8 to June 26, 2020

TIME: 3:00 - 7:30 pm

WHERE: 450 E. Park St., Olathe, KS

See flyer for more information below:

Driver Education for Deaf Students and CODA/SODA



Youth De'VIA Competition

In Memory of Chuck Baird

All deaf school-aged children and youth are eligible
to enter the competition.

Entries must be submitted by March 1, 2020.


See guidelines for more information below:

Youth De'VIA Competition Guidelines

Youth De'VIA Entry Sheet



Registration is now OPEN for

POWER UP with ASL Family Immersion Camp

SAVE THE DATE: June 4-7, 2020

Power Up with ASL Family Immersion Camp

For more information go to 
Power Up with ASL Family Immersion Camp

To register for the camp, click on the following link:
Family ASL Immersion Camp Registration

If you have additional questions, contact Lori Colwell at




February 2020

School Lunch Menu 



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