Academics

Missouri School for the Deaf provides well-rounded educational opportunities. Students are prepared for the world of work and for higher education according to each individual's potential and preferences. MSD provides separate academic programs for elementary, middle school, and high school students in three main buildings on campus. Programs embrace a multicultural, language-rich environment that emphasizes fully accessible communication through American Sign Language.

Academic Staff Contacts

Name/Email Title

Christopher Daily

Superintendent

JoAnn Benfield

Assistant Superintendent

Andrew Daly

Activities Director

Lindi Roberts

School Supervisor

Donna Wolfe

School Data Specialist

Melinda Peterson

Elementary School Secretary

Kaia Beatty

High/Middle School Secretary

Hadassah Peterson

Coats Career and Technology Secretary

Virginia Tucker

Librarian

VACANT

School Support Associate (IEP)

Lucille Blackwell

Teacher

Debbie  Burnaman

Teacher

Becky Davis

Teacher

Heather Dunn

Teacher

Angie Gannon

Teacher

Alisha Glasgow

Teacher

Dan Issac

Teacher

Sherry  Lococo

Teacher

Shannon Mertens

Teacher

Meg Ponder

Teacher

Luis Rivera

Teacher

Cherise  Santoriello

Teacher

Laura Smith

Teacher

Paul Wolfe

Teacher

Sarah Wruck Teacher