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Record Number: 9863
Displayed from: Apr 30, 2013 , until: Jul 08, 2013

Fort Wayne Community Schools will offer Driver Education in two summer sessions – June 10-28 and July 8-26 – at Anthis Career Center, 1200 S. Barr St.

Classroom instruction will be offered from 9:10-11:10 a.m. and 11:20 a.m.-1:20 p.m. Monday through Friday. Behind-the-Wheel instruction will take place at various times during those weeks. Test prep will be offered the week prior to each session.

The courses are open to any student, whether they attend FWCS or not, who is at least 15 years old before the session begins. The student also must be currently enrolled and in good standing with a high school.

Students can enroll in classroom only instruction, which is $85, driving instruction and road test, which is $310, or both for $395. A deposit of $197.50 is required for registration with the other payment due before completion of program.

FWCS has one of the longest running Driver Education programs in the state of Indiana, beginning in 1956. Every instructor is a professional educator with many years experience in the public school classroom, as well as special training in Driver Education. The program’s teaching staff has more than 400 years of combined experience.

For more information or an application, visit the FWCS website at or call 467-1089.

With nearly 30,000 students, Fort Wayne Community Schools is one of the largest school districts in Indiana. FWCS proudly allows families to choose any of its 50 schools through its successful school-choice program creating diversity in each school, including some with more than 75 languages spoken. FWCS offers seven magnet schools focusing on areas such as science and math, communication, fine arts or Montessori at the elementary and middle school level. In high school, students can choose from the prestigious International Baccalaureate program, Project Lead the Way or New Tech Academy as well as other rigorous academic and specialty training programs.