Registration for fall driver education is now closed. Please be on the look out for the winter session announcement in December!
The deadline to sign up for fall driver education has been extended until Tuesday, September 4 at 2 pm!
Applications can be dropped off in district office between 8 am and 2 pm on September 4, 2018. Please note offices are closed on Labor Day, September 3. Applications can also be faxed to (631) 874-1847.
William Floyd High School offers a driver education program to eligible William Floyd students. In order to be eligible, a student must be 16 years old and be in possession of a valid learner’s permit or junior license. Seniors will be scheduled first. All students are chosen by date of birth not “first-come first-served”. The maximum students for the program are limited to 80. Students will attend class for a total of three (3) hours per week; which includes 90 minutes of lecture and 90 minutes of in car instruction each assigned day. Students must attend every scheduled session in order to meet the attendance requirements as mandated by the New York State Department of Motor Vehicles, in cooperation with the New York State Education Department. Upon successful completion of the course, the student will be issued a certificate of completion (MV_285). The MV-285 certificate is needed for a student obtain a class D license on the student’s 17th birthday, along with an auto insurance discount.
We have three (3) sessions; fall, spring and summer.
Applications for the fall session are due in District Office by
Completed driver education applications need to be dropped off (between 8am – 2pm) or received by mail in District Office by
8/29/2018 9/4/18. Students will be notified by letter if they have been accepted into the program. Applications are not kept on file; in the event that the student is placed on the waitlist, a new application must be submitted for each semester in which they are applying. A fee of $400 and a clear copy of a learners permit will be due at the specified time in the acceptance letter. For further information please call the driver education office between 8 am and 11 am at (631)874-1678.