News release from Fort Wayne Community Schools:
FWCS Spring Driver Education Session Begins Soon
(January 27, 2015) – Fort Wayne Community Schools will offer Driver Education from Feb. 17-April 14 at Anthis Career Center, 1200 S. Barr St. Classes will not meet March 30-April 3 during spring break.
Classes will be offered from 4:15-6:15 p.m. and 6:30-8:30 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays. 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. The State of Indiana requires 30 hours of classroom instruction to successfully complete the program.
Students can enroll in classroom only instruction, which is $85, driving instruction, 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. All classes are taught by professional educators.
For more information or an application, visit the FWCS website at www.fortwayneschools.org or call 467-1085. Summer sessions will be offered in June and July.
About Fort Wayne Community Schools
With nearly 31,000 students, Fort Wayne Community Schools is one of the largest school districts in Indiana. FWCS proudly allows families to choose any of its 51 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.