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Drivers Education

General Information

Drivers Education is an After School, Saturday and Summer School Program in partnership with Volusia County Schools, County of Volusia and The Dori Slosberg Foundation. The course is offered in the fall, spring and summer. During the fall and spring we offer an after school and a Saturday option. Brochures can be found on the website as they are made available before each offering. Registration takes place in August(fall classes), January(spring classes) and May(summer classes).‚Äč


What is Volusia County Driver's Education?

Driver Education is not only essential for the fundamental knowledge of traffic safety, but also necessary to ensure awareness and application of that knowledge as a responsible driver.  After all, driving is everybody's business.

The After School and Saturday Driver Education programs will be offered as a one half credit course.  Class size will consist of 30-45 students, depending upon the school sites.  If schools have more than the allotted students registered for the class (each session), a waiting list will be created on a first come first serve basis.  A student who misses the first day of the class will be dropped and replaced by the next student on the waiting list.

The brochure, under resources, contains information which is pertinent to participation in the Driver Education program offered by the Volusia County School District.  We ask that you read it carefully.  Thank you for your cooperation and continued support of the Driver Education program. 


Drivers Education Summer Program 2018-2019

Summer driver's education registration begins on:

Thursday, May 9, 2019

Registration forms may be picked up from the Guidance Department on, but not before Wednesday, May 8, 2019.   Due to the limited number of seats available, registration will be on a first-come first-served basis.


 Summer Program

July 1, 2019 - July 16, 2019

Class dates: July 1, 2, 3, 5, 8, 9, 10, 11, 15, and 16

8am to 3pm

No classes on Fridays (Except July 5) or July 4


 Classes will be offered at the following school sites:

  • Atlantic High School
  • Deland High School
  • Deltona High School
  • Mainland High School
  • New Smyrna Beach High School
  • Pine Ridge High School
  • Seabreeze High School
  • Spruce Creek High School
  • University High School


Information & DMV/School District Requirements

  1. Each student must have a Florida Restricted license/learner permit on the first day of the summer Driver Education Program. The restricted license must be in the student's possession while participating at all times.
  2. Must be enrolled in a Volusia County Public School, school of choice, private or home-school program in order to participate.
  3. If a registered student does not attend the first day of the course his/her slot will be given to the next student on the schools waiting list.
  4. Absenteeism will be limited to only one class due to the shortness of the program. If the student is absent from class more than once he/she will be dropped from the program.
  5. No flip flops are allowed to be worn in class, closed toe shoes only.


Community steps up to support our local drivers education program

the drivers education office would like to say a special thank you to the following city's for donating traffice cones for our drivers education ranges.

The City of Deland

The City of New Smyrna Beach

The City of South Daytona


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