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Posted 08/12/2015 10:21AM
ASD PACES history teacher, Micaela Long, was featured in the Hartford Courant. She recently signed with the National Women's Hockey League's Connecticut Whale team. ASD is extremely proud of Micaela and wish her the best of luck. Click here for the article.
Posted 07/30/2015 10:17AM
ASD's 200th Anniversary calendar is now on the website! Stay tuned as we continue to add events as we get closer. Scroll to 2017 in the current calendar to see what we already have booked.
Posted 07/15/2015 02:04PM

Each summer, a small group of ASD students travel to a new place in the country; this year was to the Grand Tetons.

Take a few minutes and view their website filled with info, pictures, and journal entries from the trip!!

Posted 06/24/2015 12:24PM


Congratulations to the Class of 2015




Posted 06/11/2015 08:43AM

Are you or someone you know a federal employee? If so, don't forget to select ASD as your charity to support during the Combined Federal Campaign! Our CFC # is 12344.

To view the CFC website and ASD's listing, please click here.

Posted 06/10/2015 03:00PM

2015 Sunken Garden Poetry Festival
Hill-Stead Museum

Sign Language Interpreted

For more information or to buy tickets, click here
For a listing of poets, click here



Posted 06/04/2015 01:40PM

Summer at ASD

Camp Isola Bella

High in the Berkshire Mountains lies a shining lake with a beautiful island in the middle.
Each summer, the island beckons deaf and hard of hearing kids from all over the United States to come and enjoy its beauty.

Camp Isola Bella Website


Extended School Year

Extended School Year Information


Summer Theater Camp

The National Theater for the Deaf and ASD are offering the First Annual "Summer Theater Camp" for deaf and hard of hearing high school students.

Summer Theater Camp Flyer

Summer Theater Camp Form



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174 Students

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1st School in America for the Deaf
Established in 1817
2 hours from NYC and Boston

Located in West Hartford, CT

2013: GCEC opens
Brand new, state-of-the-art building serving our PreK-12 students
325 Community Sign Classes
Taught yearly to baby, youth and adult
328 Total Staff
Including Part and Full-time
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