Drivers Education

  • Pre-registration for Spring, 2023,

    Driver Education Program

    Will be in December, 2022 

    Drivers Education for Seniors and Juniors residing in the Massapequa School District takes place three times a year:  

    • Fall Semester I Session: Registration in September, 120 spots - takes place Sept - Jan
    • Spring Semester II Session: Registration in December/January, 120 spots - takes place Feb - June
    • Summer Session: Registration in May/June, 80 spots - takes place July - August (at summer school location)

    Seniors are placed first and then juniors are assigned remaining spots in birthdate order. Based on past enrollment, juniors are usually enrolled during the session of their 17th birthday.  Further information can be found below and in the related files at the bottom of this page.

    Driver Education Pre-Registration Fall/Semester I 2022


    Fall/Semester I 2022 Calendar and Spring/Semester II 2023 Calendar

    Due to NYSED Guidelines and COVID Restrictions, the driving/laboratory portion for Driver Education will continue to be conducted by parents.  East Meadow Driving School will continue to oversee the curriculum and provide your child with four, 45 minute, private driving lessons.

    Fall/Semester I and Spring/Semester II Driver Education 2022-2023 Lecture Only Calendar


    Past Sessions

    • Completion certificates - see Mrs. Brown in the MHS General Office. 

    FAQS

    • For Semester I/Fall and Semester II/Spring sessions, what time is my Monday makeup driving class if I usually drive on Saturdays?
    • If you usually drive on Saturday in the early time slot, 7:30 – 9:00 am, then Monday you would drive in the early time slot from 2:30 – 4:00 pm but you would meet the instructor on the west side of MHS on Jones Place.
    • If you usually drive on Saturday in the late time slot, 9:00 – 10:30 am, then Monday you would drive in the late time slot from 4:00 – 5:30 pm.

    Semester I and Semester II Session -  General Information

    • Students attend one lecture class and one driving class per week at Massapequa High School.

    Driving Class Pickup Locations (Due to COVID, the driving portion will continue with parental supervision.  There is no in-person driving.  However, you will receive credit for 4 45-minute private driving lessons with the driving school.)

    • Weekdays at 2:30-4:00 pm driving - instructors meet students on Jones Place (west side of MHS).
    • Weekdays at 4:00-5:30 pm and Saturday (7:30-9:00 and 9:00-10:30 am) driving - instructors meet students in lakeside parking lot by center doors.

    Lecture Class Location

    • All Semester I/Fall and Semester II/Spring lecture classes take place at MHS in Room 90.  All Summer lecture classes are TBD.

    Learner's Permit Testing

    Note: If you do not have a learner's permit, you can take the learners permit test at Massapequa High School.

    Learner Permit Information


Related Files