• Registration for LTHS Students will be open from 4/13 to 5/26 at 3:00 p.m. Online registration and payment will be available through 8 to 18.

    Students are not automatically scheduled for Behind-The-Wheel. Counselors DO NOT schedule students. Please DO NOT sign up through 8 to 18 if you have already been assigned a session and time for Summer Behind-The-Wheel. For an alternative payment method for registration, please call 815-588-8302.

  • ⚠️ Quick Notes For Selecting Time Slots

    If taking regular academic courses in summer school, only sign up for: Behind-The-Wheel - Period 3

    Students are NOT ALLOWED to take Driver Ed Classroom and Behind-The-Wheel at the same time. If students are registering for both Classroom and Behind-The-Wheel, they must register for Session D of Behind-The-Wheel ONLY. Once they have registered for Classroom, they must select the “Return” button to enroll in Session D. Those who register for Classroom and Behind-The-Wheel other than Session D will be removed.

    If payment is received without registering for a session, the payment will be returned.

  • Driver Training (Behind-The-Wheel)

    Driver Training meets for a total of six (6) days.

    Session A

    will meet Monday through Friday the first week and Monday the second week.

    Session B

    will meet Wednesday through Friday the first week and Monday through Wednesday the second week.

    Session C

    will meet Thursday through Friday the first week and Monday through Thursday the second week.

    Session D

    will meet Wednesday through Friday the first week and Monday through Wednesday the second week.

    Please call 815-588-8302, or 815-588-8419 with any questions.


    Classroom Driver Education Instruction

    State Mandated 30 hours of classroom instruction (no exceptions to this mandate - attendance is mandatory)

    June 7th - July 1st (One Session Only)
    Period 1
    8:00-10:00 AM
    Period 2
    10:10-12:10 PM
    Driver Training (Behind-The-Wheel)

    Attendance is mandatory

    June 7th - June 14th (Session A)
    Period 1
    7:30-9:30 AM
    Period 2
    9:45-11:45 AM
    Period 3
    12:15-2:15 PM
    June 16th - June 23rd (Session B)
    Period 1
    7:30-9:30 AM
    Period 2
    9:45-11:45 AM
    Period 3
    12:15-2:15 PM
    June 24th - July 1st (Session C)
    Period 1
    7:30-9:30 AM
    Period 2
    9:45-11:45 AM
    Period 3
    12:15-2:15 PM
    July 7th - July 14th (Session D)
    Period 1
    7:30-9:30 AM
    Period 2
    9:45-11:45 AM
    Period 3
    12:15-2:15 PM

    Students not able to attend a summer Behind-The-Wheel session, would have the option of selecting an after school session during the 2021-22 school year


  • Cancellation/Transfer Policy

    THERE WILL BE A CHARGE OF $15.00 FOR ANY TRANSFERS or CANCELLATIONS. Please DO NOT sign up through 8 to 18 if you have been assigned a session and time for Summer Behind-The-Wheel.

    Please check family and personal schedules as well as the online Summer Camp book, il.8to18.com/lockport. Staff for the Summer Driver Education program is hired based on enrollment. Cancellations must be made 14 days prior to the start of any Driver’s Education classes. The $15.00 charge will apply if cancellation is not done before the 14 days. If a class is being cancelled, students will be notified and offered one of the following two choices at no charge:

    • Choice of another class
    • Full refund

  • Student License Inquiry

    To check student eligibility status, go to the ISBE (Illinois School Board of Education) website and follow the instructions below:

    1. Click on Families & Students (top navy blue tool bar, under heading)

    2. Scroll down to Finance, Budget & Funding and click on Driver Ed Program

    3. Click on Transportation (under Funding & Disbursements)

    4. Click on the down arrow for Driver Education (blue box)

    5. Click on Driver Education Student License Inquiry. This will lead to a screen asking for the Student Instruction Permit Number. Enter the number in without dashes.

    6. Click on Search

    Please note, once a student has completed driver education Behind-The-Wheel portion, it may take up to 10 days for the state to process.

    For questions, please call 815-588-8419 for Mr. Elkei, Department Chairperson for Physical Education, Health, and Driver Education.

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  • To Be Eligible for Summer Classroom or Behind-The-Wheel Program
    ✔️ Must be 16 by December 31, 2021
    ✔️ Must have passed at least 8 courses over the previous 2 semesters (will be checked by counselor)
    ✔️ Must attend all 30 class periods in order to meet the State requirement for hours of instruction
    ✔️ Must perform all 6 hours of Behind the Wheel with an LTHS certified Drivers Ed instructor
    ✔️ Must register for time slot for Classroom/Behind-The-Wheel
    ✔️ Must take Session D driving if taking Classroom over the summer (will be checked)
  • Driver Education Costs
    OPTION FEE
    Classroom Only $80.00
    Behind-The-Wheel Only $170.00
    Classroom & Behind-The-Wheel $250.00
  • Online Registration & Payment

    Please DO NOT sign up through 8 to 18 if you have already been assigned a session and time for Summer Behind-The-Wheel.