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Bilingual Education


Kansas School for the Deaf is a maintenance bilingual school where American Sign Language (ASL) and English are used equally in the classroom as the languages of instruction. KSD follows three frameworks: signacy, literacy, and oracy. These are guiding force in the methodologies of bilingual education for the deaf. Services provided to students, staff, families, and community members include: 
  • ASL assessments
  • ASL immersion classes
  • ASL enrichment classes
  • ASL tutoring
  • Bilingual Multi-Media Room
  • Family Sign Language Classes
  • ASL English Professional Bilingual Development
  • Professional Inservices
  • KSD Lending Library
2016 Triathlon GPSD Tournament at MSD Winners





Announcing the 2016 Sorenson ASL Poetry Winners!!!







Contact Information

Kester Horn-Marsh
913-210-8124 (V)
khornmarsh@kssdb.org