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. All students are chosen by date of birth not “first-come first-served”. The maximum students for the program are limited to 80. The Fall Session will begin the week of September 16, 2019 and end the week of February 3, 2020. 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 are available HERE.
Applications for the Fall 2019 session are due in District Office by 08/27/2019
Completed driver education applications need to be dropped off (between 8am–1:30pm) or received by mail or fax (631) 874-1847 in District Office by 08/27/2019. Students will be notified by email 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 $410 and a clear copy of a learners permit will be due at the specified time in the acceptance e-mail. For further information, please call the driver education office between 8am-1:30pm at (631) 874-1678.
If you have any questions please call or email the driver education office between 8 am and 2 pm, Monday through Friday at (631) 874-1555, or email email@example.com.