Deaf Culture

Events

American School for the Deaf Founded

April 15, 1817

New York School for the Deaf Founded

April 17 1817

Pennsylvania School for the Deaf Founded

April 12, 1820

Kentucky School for the Deaf Founded

April 10, 1823

St. Joseph Institute for the Deaf

1837

Illinois School for the Deaf

1839

Virginia School for the Deaf and Blind Founded

1839

Indiana School for the Deaf

1843

Tennessee School for the Deaf Founded

1844

First student attend in 1845

Georgia School for the Deaf

1846

Michigan School for the Deaf

1848

Arkansas School for the Deaf Founded

1850

Missouri School for the Deaf

1851

Wisconsin School for the Deaf

1852

Louisiana School for the Deaf

1852 December 8

Iowa School for the Deaf

1855

Alabama Institute for the Deaf and Blind

1858

California School for the Deaf, Fremont

1860

Clarke Schools for Hearing and Speech

1867

Western Pennsylvania School for the Deaf

1869

Nebraska School for the Deaf

1869 - 1998

Colorado School for the Deaf and Blind

1874

Scranton State School for the Deaf was founded

1880 - Approx. 2010

Arizona State School for the Deaf and Blind

1912

Delaware School for the Deaf

1929

California School for the Deaf, Riverside

1953