Driver Education

There will be NO Behind the Wheel for Drivers ED this Fall.

Look for announcements in September for the location of sign-up.

  • ** Students must make sure all student obligations are taken care of before they can sign up for BTW. Students can check.**
  • Sign-ups are held every Wednesday by Ms Barker at 2:45 – 3:00 pm. You need to complete all forms: (Also in the main office).

How to sign up for Behind-the-Wheel:

  • Students should sign up 3 to 4 months before the date they are eligible to receive their license
  • Students should get as much practice in as possible before behind-the wheel training (The 45 hour driving log does not have to be completed at this time).
  • Complete and bring the (2) permission forms:
  • Enrollment form and 180 day form
  • Bring a check for $210.00 made payable to Bird High School
  • Bring your learner’s permit

How to obtain a Learners Permit:

  • Must be 15 and 6 months old to get learners
  • Complete a DL 1M learners permit and driver license application form
  • Furnish proof of social security, residency, and original identification document certifying name and date of birth
  • Pass a multiple-choice sign and knowledge test. MUST answer all 10-road signs correctly. Students are required to answer at least 80% of the general knowledge questions correctly (20 out of 25).
  • Pass a vision test
  • Have a digitized photo taken at DMV

Parent & Teen Handbook