KSSB’s Signature Events Across the State
Braille Challenge and Celebration 2023 on Friday, February 18 and Saturday, March 4!
KSSB welcomes ALL students and families, regardless of their braille reading/writing skills to join us! To learn more, click the link below.
Formerly known as Girls & Boys Weekend!
March 31st – April 2nd @ KSSB campus, Kansas City, KS
A unique weekend experience providing opportunities for high school students from all over Kansas to learn skills in the expanded core curriculum. Twice a year, the KSSB campus is open to high school students from around the state to provide opportunities to learn skills in the expanded core curriculum. This is a very popular event and students look forward to attending in order to see old friends, meet new ones while developing and practicing a variety of skills. To learn more, click the link below.
Extended School Year
June 6-24, 2022 @ KSSB Campus, Kansas City, KS
June 20-24, 222 @ Fort Hays State University, Hays, KS
Summer programs with an emphasis on unique expanded core curriculum designed for students who are blind or have a visual impairment. To learn more, click the link below.
Saturday, September 24, 2022 @ KSSB Campus, Kansas City, KS
The Kansas City Blind All Stars Foundation sponsors an annual 5K Run/1 Mile Walk. The event raises funds to support activities and facilities at the Kansas State School for the Blind. KCBAS is a 501 (c)(3) nonprofit organization. To learn more, click the link below.
Friday, November 11, 2022 @ Drury Hotel Plaza Broadview, Wichita, KS A collaborative professional development opportunity intended to address the specific needs/interests of Teachers of Students with Visual Impairments (TSVI) and Certified Orientation and Mobility Specialists (COMS) in Kansas.
Supported by KSSB, the Kansas Instructional Resource Center, Kansas Deaf-Blind Project, MidAmerica Nazarene University, and the Kansas Technical Assistance System Network. To learn more, click the link below.
Families, please join us for a dynamic and interactive conference just for you! This one-day event is for families of children who are blind or visually impaired.
Date: April 23, 2022 9:00-3:15 Registration Deadline: April 1, 2022
Location: Kansas School for the Blind, Kansas City, Kansas 66102 Campus Map
Details: Lunch is provided free of charge.