Project Search 2016-2017

Pictured is a Project Search intern making fruit kabobs in the Atomic Café

We are excited to announce Project SEARCH for the upcoming 2016-17 school year. Project SEARCH is a one-year, high school transition program, which provides training and education leading to employment for individuals with disabilities. This program will occur on-site within the host business, COSI, The Center for Science and Industry. Each student applies to the program and is accepted through a selection committee process. All students must be eligible for services with the Opportunities for Ohioans with Disabilities to participate and have earned all their academic credits necessary to graduate. The application deadline is January 29, 2016. Please click on the following links for information and the application. For further information please contact Cathern King at cking@ossb.oh.gov or (614)468-8877.

Project Search Application 2016-2017

Coming soon... 2016 Summer Work and Learn

Summer Work Camp 2016 Picture

The Ohio State School for the Blind is pleased to announce we are preparing for the 2016 Summer Work and Learn Program. This year the program will run from Sunday June 5, 2016 to Friday July 1, 2016. Summer Work and Learn Camp will be a 4 week period with all weeks beginning on Sunday evening and ending on Friday afternoon. Student applications will be available January 8, 2016 on the OSSB website.

In addition to the traditional 18-21 year old camp for vocational internships, OSSB will also be offering a 2 week Career Exploration Camp. June 5, 2016 to June 17, 2016. Career Exploration Camp will offer a variety of vocational settings for students ages 14-17 years old. Students discover knowledge about different types of employment as well as independent living skills, technology skills, O&M, money management and social skills needed to succeed in a work environment.

Summer Work and Learn Web Flier | Application

OSSB Goalball Meet with Indiana and Kentucky from 10/29

OSSB in CEC DVI Quarterly

Check out OSSB in CEC DVI Quarterly on pg. 38:Summer in Columbus at The Ohio State School for the Blind

Thank you to everyone who joined us for the Dedication and Ribbon Cutting Ceremony for the New School and Residential Dorms!

Ribbon Cutting Ceremony
December 2013

Click here for more pictures from the ceremony.