Teen Requirements to Enroll

To enroll in a drivers’ education program, a teen student must meet the following requirements:

 

JR/High School Students (need one of the following):

Driver Education Approval Form - 
Form prepared by the Secretary of State stating the student has received a passing grade in at least 8 courses during the previous 2 semesters.
High School Report Card - 
Copy of student’s report card or transcript for the previous 2 semesters indicating a passing grade in at least 8 courses during the previous 2 semesters.
Driver Education Waiver Form - 
Signed by the superintendent or school administrator on a form prepared by the Secretary of State.

 

 

Home Schooled Students:

Home School Parental Consent Form - 
Form prepared by the Secretary of State stating the student is enrolled in a home school.

 

 

High School Dropout (Living in Cook County):

Written Documentation verifying the dropout’s enrollment in GED or an alternative education program or obtain a copy of the dropout’s GED certificate;

Written verification that the student prior to dropping our had received a passing grade in at least 8 courses during the 2 previous semesters;

Written Consent on a form approved by the Secretary of State from the dropout’s parents or guardian and the regional superintendent.