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Visitors from South Africa

Students from South Africa visit

8 deaf students and 2 deaf teachers from St. Martin de Porres School for the Deaf in Port Shepstone, South Africa visited the area. The group toured the Maryland School for the Deaf (MSD) in Frederick and were welcomed warmly by staff and students. The students from St. Martin Performed a traditional African dance for their hosts. At the end of the school day, the staff of MSD treated the visitors with tickets to rides at the Great Frederick Fair, and hamburgers and fries at the local Five Guys!

The group stayed in the area and toured other schools for the Deaf including: Gallaudet University and the Model Secondary School for the Deaf on the Gallaudet campus. The group was also treated to tours of Washington, D.C. and Annapolis during their visit.

visiting Washington, D.C.

Students and chef

smiling faces

smiles for the camera

relaxing

more smiles

more sites to see

more site seeing

more great photos

more fun site seeing

hanging out with the chef

great photo

great group

Visitors

Students

Students

afternoon of fun

Posing for a picture

our visitors

our visitors

lunch time

Eileen Colarusso and visitors

Eileen Colarusso and visitors

Students visit from South Africa

Students

Students

enjoying the trip

Visitors

Concentrating on game

  • visiting Washington, D.C.
  • Students and chef
  • smiling faces
  • smiles for the camera
  • relaxing
  • more smiles
  • more sites to see
  • more site seeing
  • more great photos
  • more fun site seeing
  • hanging out with the chef
  • great photo
  • great group
  • Visitors
  • Students
  • Students
  • afternoon of fun
  • Posing for a picture
  • our visitors
  • our visitors
  • lunch time
  • Eileen Colarusso and visitors
  • Eileen Colarusso and visitors
  • Students visit from South Africa
  • Students
  • Students
  • enjoying the trip
  • Visitors
  • Concentrating on game