Please direct questions and/or concerns to us and not to the high school office as we are responsible for the driver education program.
Spring Session 2020 will start on Monday, March 2 and run approximately until Thursday April 9, with no classes on PIR days or Fridays. Students with a birthdate on or before March 18, 2005, are eligible to apply. Class placement is based on date of birth which we verify. It is not first come first served. Class times are Monday - Thursday, 4 - 6 p.m. The (6) 2-hour drive times can be 6 - 8 a.m., 6 - 8 p.m., PIR days and Saturdays. Schedules are made by the instructor and will be available the first day of class.
Parent Night, will be the week of February 24 - 28 and the exact date and time will be sent to the selected students and parent/guardian.
Spring Application Period is Feb 3 - 14: The application period will be active on Monday, Feb 3rd, at 9:00 a.m and close at 3:00 pm, February 14. Applications are submitted online and can only be submitted during this application periods. The link to the application can be found at the BOTTOM of this page and at the BOTTOM of the Frequently Asked Questions page.
Before Applying: Review this Overview page, the Frequently Asked Questions page and the MT Graduated Drivers Licensing page carefully to understand all details of the application process and the Traffic Safety Course. Most questions regarding the application process can be answered by viewing these instructions.
After Applying: A submission confirmation email will be sent to the email address that was entered into the Parent/Guardian #1 field on the application. If you do not receive this email, contact Jerry Bauer (email@example.com) or Jordan Dreessen (firstname.lastname@example.org) by the end of the application period, so it can be verified that you have an application submitted. If this occurs over the weekend, resubmit another application, take a screenshot of the application and leave a message. Applications will not be accepted after the deadline.
Acceptance and Wait Lists Posted: Monday, Feb 17th, on the glass doors outside the Manhattan High School Main Office. Classes are filled with the oldest students first. It is not first come first served. If your student does not make it into the session, you must reapply for subsequent sessions.
Letter of Acceptance: If your student is accepted, you will receive an email on Monday, Feb 17th.
Payment Period: February 17 - February 21.
Payment Deadline: Fri., February 21, 3:00 p.m. NO Exceptions
Next Session: There are 2 traffic ed sessions per year: Fall and Spring. Each session has its own online-only application period. We are looking forward to presenting an excellent driver education program for the Manhattan Community and getting to know and work with each of you.
Your Driver Education Team
The Application Form will be available on Monday, February 3 at 9:00 am.