News & Announcements

Pancake and Sausage Day Cancelled

TSD is sad to announce Pancake and Sausage Day will be cancelled on November 19th. Because of the rising numbers of COVID-19 cases, TSD wants to ensure the safety among students, staff, and the community in limiting visitors on campus. Pancake and Sausage Day is a wonderful tradition that is cherished at TSD and in the Deaf community. We cannot wait to continue the tradition next year. Thank you for your understanding and support of TSD!

TN Deaf Mentor Program "Meet a Deaf Professional" Webinar - October 28

Families, please join TN Deaf Mentor Program on October 28th at 7:00 pm EST / 6:00 pm CST for the Meet a Deaf Professional Webinar with special guest, Karen Putz, who will discuss "The Importance of Deaf Role Models". If you did not receive an email with the Zoom link, please contact Briella Diaz b.diaz@tsdeaf.org. We hope to see you there!

Tennessee Observer Spring/Summer 2021

2021 has been an eventful year for Tennessee Schools for the Deaf. Read about TSD's Class of 2021 graduates, TSD's new Superintendent, outreach across the state, newest updates in Student Life, and more in the Tennessee Observer Spring/Summer 2021 Newsletter.

TSD 2021 Homecoming Canceled

Because of the rising numbers of COVID-19 cases in the state of Tennessee, TSD has made the difficult decision to cancel the 2021 Homecoming on September 18th (next Saturday).

TSD Knoxville Parent / Family ASL Classes

ASL classes for TSD Knoxville parents and families will begin October 11th! Classes are currently virtual due to COVID-19. ASL classes are also open to families enrolled in the Deaf Mentor Program and TSD-K Toddler Learning Class. For questions please contact ASL Services, aslservices@tsdeaf.org. Deadline to register is October 8th.

TN Deaf Mentor Program "Meet a Deaf Professional" Webinar - September 30

Families, please join TN Deaf Mentor Program on September 30th at 7:00 pm EST / 6:00 pm CST for the Meet a Deaf Professional Webinar with special guest, Raven Sutton, who will discuss "Deaf Culture: Music & Dancing". If you did not receive an email with the Zoom link, please contact Briella Diaz b.diaz@tsdeaf.org. We hope to see you there!

The PTCA of TSD Invites You to Join Us!

The PTCA of TSD is a place for parents, teachers, staff, and community supporters to come together to collectively support TSD and share ideas as equals. The PTCA of TSD invites you to join us as we support TSD. For more information, check out the PTCA's Facebook page http://www.facebook.com/ptcaoftsd

TN Deaf Mentor Program "Meet a Deaf Professional" Webinar - August 26

Families, please join TN Deaf Mentor Program on August 26th 7:00 pm EST / 6:00 pm CST for the Meet a Deaf Professional Webinar with special guest, Sarah Sparks, who will discuss "Audiology & Deaf Culture: Can They Coexist?". If you did not receive an email with the Zoom link, please contact Briella Diaz b.diaz@tsdeaf.org. We hope to see you there!

Tennessee Schools for the Deaf Announces Next Superintendent - Friday, July 30th, 2021

Dr. Sandra Edwards has been selected as the next Superintendent of Tennessee Schools for the Deaf.

The search for the next TSD Superintendent began in early March 2021 which produced three finalists, and they were evaluated by a search committee of teachers, staff, parents, community members, and alumni with representation from all three TSD campuses (Knoxville, Nashville, and Jackson). Dr. Josh Mason, Assistant Commissioner of State Special Schools at the Tennessee Department of Education (TDOE), accepted the search committee’s unanimous recommendation of Dr. Sandra Edwards as the next Superintendent of TSD on Monday, July 19, 2021. Full press release from Innivee Strategies can be found on TSD's Superintendent Search page.
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