Drivers Education

NOTE:

Drivers Education Spring Session is full. Summer Session information will come out at the end of April.

OFFERINGS

DO NOT REGISTER IF YOUR STUDENT DOES NOT MEET THE CRITERIA LISTED IN SESSION INFORMATION.
▶REGISTRATION WILL BE CANCELED AND MONEY WILL BE REFUNDED.◀

About the Class

Course Hours

Class Requirements

  • 30 hours of required classroom time

  • 12 hours of required driving and observation behind-the-wheel instruction (3 days x 4 hours)

Terms of the Course

  • Harrisburg students will be given priority for the course.

    • Class enrollment is limited – first come, first served.

    • Register early.

    • All logistics above are subject to change depending on students, weather conditions, etc.

  • The student must be age 14 by the start date of the class.

  • An instruction permit is not required to take the course.

  • Students will receive .25 high school credit for passing the course.

    • The course will be graded pass/fail.

    • This does not factor into student GPA.

    • Students passing the course will receive a certificate indicating their completion of the program.

    • Students must attend all sessions.

      • If there is illness or other extenuating circumstances, a student may miss up to ONE day of the regular classroom but must attend a makeup class at the end of regular classes.

Behind-the-Wheel BTW Instruction

  • The instructor will inform you of driving dates and times.

  • The instructor will inform you of the driving start/end location.

  • A driving group consists of two students.

Cost

  • The fee is nonrefundable ($300 Harrisburg Student)

    • This includes if a student dismissed from the program for absences, poor behavior or misconduct.

    • This fee may be rolled over into the next class should the student wish to attempt the course.

    • No application will be accepted without fee.

       

Questions?

Out-of-District Registrations

  • At this time, we do not allow out-of-district registrations due to the popularity of the class within the District.

  • In the event Out-of-District Student spots open, the fee is $400.

ALL Questions About the Class
Duane Fiala | Driver Education Coordinator
605-261-5653

Questions About Using the Registration System ONLY
JoAnne VerMulm | Community Education Coordinator
605-743-9046

Questions About Scholarships
Ryan Rollinger | HHS Principal