Chapel Hill-Carrboro City Schools offers driver education classes to high school students through a private contractor, the Jordan Driving School of the Carolinas (JDS Carolinas).
The Driver Education classes for the next semester will be offered virtual and registration can be completed online CHCCS DE Registration. The dates and times can be found on JDSC webpage - www.jdscarolinas.com . The NC DMV requirements for Driver Education are:
- Student must be 14.5 yrs. Old first day of class
- Must complete the 30-hr. Classroom instruction
- Complete 6-hrs. BTW (behind the wheel) driving instruction
- Take and pass required DMV vision check
- Maintain academic grades - passing 5 of their 7 classes
Please view JDS Carolinas website for additional information and details or visit your school’s webpage or your School’s DE Coordinator directly.
If you have any questions or concerns about the program please see the contact list below. Your school's Driver Education Coordinator can assist with most questions.
Driver Education Contacts
|Contact Name||Position||Location||Phone||Email Address|
|Scarlett Steinert||Director of School Safety, Driver Education & Athletics||Lincoln Center||919-967-8211 firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Barbara Garmon||JDS Carolinas Team Leader for CHCCS||Jordan Driving Schools Carolinasemail@example.com|
|Colleen Collier||Driver Education Coordinator||Carrboro High School||919-918-2200 firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Gina Horton||Driver Education Coordinator||Chapel Hill High School||919-929-2106 email@example.com|
|Pamela Watson||Driver Education Coordinator||East Chapel Hill High School||919-969-2482 x firstname.lastname@example.org|