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Driver's Education Home

GAGE PARK

 

Directors: Paul Wrenn and Vince Dinella

Phone: 773-535-9237

Emailpawrenn@cps.edu

Address: 5630 S. Rockwell

Chicago, IL 60629

 

Summer Hours (July 8th - August 16th): Monday - Friday: 7:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Gage Park Driver Education will be closed from Monday, August 19th, 2019 through Friday, September 6th, 2019.

The Chicago Public Schools Driver Education Program consists of three phases.  The first phase is the Classroom, which can be taken at the student's home school or at Gage Park High School.  The second phase is the Range class, and the third phase consists of the Traffic classes.  In order for a student to sign up for the Range class at Gage Park High School, he or she must show proof of successful completion of the Driver Education Classroom.
 

Next Driver Education Classroom:

  • The next class will begin on Wednesday, July 10th.  Please contact us if you are interested in enrolling in the classroom portion of driver education.
 
  • Days: Mondays-Thursdays
  • Time: 9:00-11:30 AM
  • Cost: $50
 

Next Available Range Class:

  • You must sign up for Range Class in person.
 
  • Monday, August 5th, 2019 and Tuesday, August 6th, 2019
7:00 AM or 9:00 AM
 
 

General Information:

  • Students who have missed a traffic class must call to reschedule their next traffic class.
 
  • Students who have completed the classroom portion of driver education may sign-up for Range class at Gage Park.  Students must show proof of successful completion of the classroom.
 
  • STUDENTS MUST BE A RESIDENT OF THE CITY OF CHICAGO OR ATTEND A SCHOOL THAT IS IN THE CITY OF CHICAGO.
 
  • Students must wear closed toe shoes while driving.  DO NOT WEAR SANDALS!
 

Driver Education Fees:

$20 fee for Instruction Permit

  •  This fee must be in the form of a check or money order made payable to "IL Secretary of State."

 

$50 fee for Behind-the-Wheel Classes

  • This fee must be paid online with a credit card or an eCheck.  Please click the “EPAY” link below.
 
EPAY LINK:

The Driver Education Trailer is located behind the school (56th St. and Talman)