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                                 Driver Education Program

                      REGISTRATION DATES:  January 5th - 16th

                      CLASSES BEGIN:    January 26, 2015

PARENT MEETING (Mandatory):   January 26, 2015 @ 6:00 p.m.
Ashley - Cafeteria
                                                     Hoggard - Media Center
                                         Laney - Cafeteria
                                                                         New Hanover - Lyceum (Room 404)


The approved 2014- 2015 budget has impacted the operation of the NHCS Driver Education program. Beginning with the fall session, the cost for taking Driver Education through New Hanover County Schools will increase to a flat $55.00, which includes all costs associated with the 30 hours of classroom instruction and 6 hours of behind-the-wheel instruction.

Parents may enroll their student online by clicking here. However, the sessions will not display on the Online Payment Portal until the first day of registration (Jan. 5th). Additionally, there will be a limited number of registrations available at the school also beginning the first day of registration.

Please be aware that you are responsible for registering your student ONLY if they are at least 14 1/2 by the first day of class (Jan. 26th) and in the session they will be able to attend. The fees for the program are non-refundable and non-transferable.

The Parent Meeting (Jan. 26th) is a MANDATORY meeting for parents to receive valuable information pertaining to the session. Failure to attend this meeting may delay your student's ability to successfully complete the program.


Important Facts To Know:

  •        Students must be 14 1/2 by the first day of class to participate

  •        Registration fees are non-transferable and non-refundable (Please verify student is

              the appropriate age before making a payment)

  •         Online sessions will not show online until the first day of registration

  •         Students from private, charter, and home schools are welcome to register at their

               district school as long as they are residents of New Hanover County

  •         If you have received an order number and completed the registration form online, 

               your student is considered successfully enrolled in the session - Additional

                   information may be found on the school's web site or by contacting the Site

                  Coordinator (contact information below) 


Site Coordinators:
Brian Stewart         Ashley HS/ Isaac Bear EC       790-2360 ext. 116    
Colleen St. Ledger   Hoggard High School       350-2072 ext. 221
Alan Sewell            Laney HS/Wilm. Early College       350-2089 ext. 0
Keith Ostrowski       New Hanover HS/Mosley PLC     251-6100 ext. 386
County Coordinator:    Lisa Morris                         254-4292         
Support Associate:     LeAnne Groves              254-4292