Driver Education

Driver Education Course Description

920/2, 9207, 92092 Driver Education
Open to students who are at least 15 years old by the beginning of the course and who have passed at least 8 classes in the previous calendar year. (Eligibility determined by Illinois law.) Students will be scheduled into Driver Education by age, with priority being given to the older students first.
1 semester; 1 credit

This course is based on an integrated curriculum of classroom theory, simulation activities, and actual behind the wheel experience. If a student fails the course, he or she must repeat it within 2 years of the date that instruction initially began, or the student will have to reapply for the learner’s permit. The grade earned in Driver Education is not used when computing a student’s grade point average. When Safety Education is granted in lieu of Driver Education, no credit is given.