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High School Driver Education Program
(Grades 10-12)
Classroom Theory and Behind the Wheel

The classroom theory driver education course is offered as part of the tenth grade health education curriculum in all high schools. When students complete the classroom phase and have secured a learner's permit, they are eligible to take behind the wheel (BTW) instruction. The fee for BTW is $219 during the school year and $299 during summer school. Ten BTW sessions are offered throughout the school year during study block or after school.

For additional information on the Driver Education program contact Ed Diehl, BTW Driver Education teacher at, 757.263.1410 or Brenda Fuller, K-12 Health and Physical Education coordinator at

Last Modified on Tuesday, April 24, 2018