• Registration for LTHS Students will be open from 4/13 at 9:00 a.m. to 5/20 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. 

  • ⚠️ 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. You must pass Classroom before taking Behind-The-Wheel. If taking Classroom sign up for Session C of Behind-The-Wheel slots ONLY.

  • Driver Training (Behind-The-Wheel)

    Driver Training meets for a total of nine (9) days.

    Please call 815-588-8303, or 815-588-8419 with any questions.

    Session A

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

    Session B

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

    Session C


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


    Classroom Driver Education Instruction

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

    June 6th - June 30th (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 6th - June 16th (Session A)
    Period 1
    7:30-9:30 AM
    Period 2
    9:45-11:45 AM
    Period 3
    12:15-2:15 PM
    June 20th - June 30th (Session B)
    Period 1
    7:30-9:30 AM
    Period 2
    9:45-11:45 AM
    Period 3
    12:15-2:15 PM
    July 5th - July 15th (Session C)
    Period 1
    7:30-9:30 AM
    Period 2
    9:45-11:45 AM
    Period 3
    12:15-2:15 PM

     


  • 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, 2022
    ✔️ 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 (9 days)
    ✔️ Must register for time slot for Classroom/Behind-The-Wheel
    ✔️ Must take Session C driving if taking Classroom over the summer (will be checked)
     
    ✔️ Must have taken classroom with LTHS in order to take BTW with LTHS
     
  • 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.