Effective January 1, 2013
-All front and backseat passengers (rather than just front seat passengers) traveling in a motor vehicle must wear seat belts when the vehicle is in motion.
-Vehicles are not allowed any type of electronic display that is visible from the driver’s seat while the car is in motion. This does not include navigational (GPS) systems.Reminder:
Cell phone usage in Construction and School Zones is prohibited.
Effective January 1, 2008
-New Graduated Drivers Licensing (GDL) Laws Go Into Effect
Effective July 22, 2006
-50 hours of behind-the-wheel instruction, at least 10 hours of which must have been at night,
in order for the minor to receive a graduated driver's license.
Effective January 1, 2006
-Each driver under the age of 18 years and each of the driver's passengers under the age of 19 years (changed from 18) shall wear a safety belt.
All Certificates of Completion (Blue Slips) will be issued and conducted on-line.
Click Here (Have your permit number ready) to determine if you are ready for licensing.
Driver's Education Parents' Night Information
First Semester 2016 - August 10, 2016 - 7:00 p.m. in the East Campus Auditorium- Parents & Students
Second Semester 2017 - November 30, 2016 - 7:00 p.m. in the East Campus Auditorium- Parents & Students
Summer School 2017 - TBD at 7:00 p.m. in the East Campus Auditorium- Parents & Students
Sixteen Is Too Young To Drive:
Taking Control When Your Teen’s Behind-The-WheelAuthors: Donna Crossman, Richard Crossman
Research indicates, that parent involvement is the key to averting tragedy and reducing the teen driver accident rate. Sixteen Is Too Young To Drive is a resource to help parents safely manage the learning to drive process. This book is full of essential information and must-have advice for all parents who ultimately must face this most daunting task.
Crash-Proof Your Kids:Make Your Teen A Safer, Smarter Driver
Author: Timothy C. SmithKnowledge and experience, obviously, are the key. And Smith’s book can help parents send kids in the right direction through his hands-on lessons. He offers defensive driving and crash-avoidance techniques, shows the skills you should teach your kids and explains how to deal with distractions, bad road conditions and drug/alcohol issues.