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Drivers Education

Drivers Education Course will take place during Spring Intercession at: City of Medicine Academy, 200 Wisteria Avenue, Durham 27704.

Students wishing to take the class need to visit the CMA website for the link to sign up for the lottery. Sign-up for the lottery will open February 24-March 3rd.  Students will be notified if they make the class–but students will need to reply back to Mr. Longmire accepting the slot. If no reply–the slot will be given to another student.


  • All Durham County students who are at least 14 1/2 years old and under age 18 and enrolled in a public, private, charter or home school in the 9th-12th grade level are eligible to take driver education in Durham Public Schools.
  • Students who have failed two or more courses the previous semester are not eligible to take driver education.

Class dates: March 18-April 2, 2020

Class Time: 4:00-6:30pm

Location: Room 209

DPS will be using an "on-line" payment system for the $45 fee for driver education. The fee will be paid by "credit card". Students who do not have a credit card may obtain a prepaid one from a local store. A link is given on the first day of class to go online to pay the $45 fee. 

*** Please take special attention that this course listed is NOT being held at the School for Creative Studies with this instructor.