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2017 Drivers Ed Class - Summer Edition

VHS Summer School Will Offer Drivers Ed
 
Valdosta High School extends an invitation to any student who may need to regain lost credits from any local high school. Each course is worth ½ credit. VHS summer school is accredited and Carnegie units will be awarded for passed courses. These units do not meet eligibility for NCAA Clearing house but do count for eligibility through recovery of credits. Valdosta City Schools Board of Education is pleased to offer this summer learning experience to our community for over a decade.

Registration will be held on Friday, June 2 nd from 8:00 AM to 12:00 PM and 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM at Valdosta High School. To register, students need a  transcript or report card indicating the courses that are failed, the home school’s  code, the registration form from the website and $300 cash per credit course or  $150 per ½ credit course. (Students on block scheduling will have to take the entire course for 1 credit = $300 for the credit.) No checks or credit cards will be  accepted. Cash only. Attendance in summer classes is required and there will be no make up days. Students who miss days will fail. All courses which require a Georgia Milestone’s test will administered on June 26, 27 or 28th at 8AM depending on the EOC required.

Summer school will consist of two sessions. Each session will last ten days. The 1st Session will start on Monday, June 5th The 1st Session will end on Friday, June 16th . The 2nd Session will begin on Monday, June 19th and end on Friday, June 30th. Summer school will be housed on the campus of Valdosta High School.

The dates and times for each session are as follows:
1st Session :June 5 -June 16, 2017. 7:30 am-3:00 pm.
2nd Session : June 19  - June 30, 2017. 7:30 am-3:00 pm.

The cafeteria will be open to serve lunch each day. The curriculum will be an on-line curriculum using A Plus and Odyssey Ware that is aligned with the state standards with a certified teacher facilitating the learning. A new credit course in Driver’s Education will be offered. Registration will be held on June 2nd with summer school registration. The course will be taught June 5th to June 22nd Monday to Thursday from 8:00 am to 1:00 pm. This course earns each student an additional ½ elective credit which will be credited to the student’s home school. The course also meets the requirements for Joshua’s Law which allows the student to obtain a driver’s license by the age of 16. All students who enroll must have a learner’s permit by June 5 th . The cost for this new credit course is $200.00. The course will be taught by a highly qualified, certified Driver’s Education teacher and will include module learning, driving range and road experience.  The course is limited to the first 14 students to register. This will  be the last time Driver’s Education will be offered at Valdosta High School.

The cafeteria will be open to serve lunch each day. The curriculum will be an on-line curriculum using A Plus and Odyssey Ware that is aligned with the state standards with a certified teacher facilitating the learning.

Drivers Ed and Summer School courses are on a first come first serve basis. For further questions call or email Brian Law, School Counselor/Summer Coordinator at 671-6000 Ext. 4004 or blaw@gocats.org
 
 
Click on the link below to access the Drivers Ed application.