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Driver Education

Driver Education Overview

Person County Schools of North Carolina offers driver education classes to high school students through a private contractor, the Jordan Driving School of the Carolinas (JDS Carolinas). 

2022 Driver Education Registration

Registration opens January 17 for the March 9-24 Driver Education session.

Registration opens March 14 for the April 27-May 12 session.

Registration is first come, first served. Students will be asked for an approval code to attend sessions. That is the receipt number for the $65 fee to take Driver Education with PCSNC.

Any student not attending Person High School must make payment at the Person County Schools Central Office, 304 S. Morgan St., Roxboro, NC 27573. Cash or money order only. No personal checks are accepted. The PCS receptionist will issue a receipt.

 The NC DMV requirements for Driver Education are:

  • Student must be 14.5 years old first day of class

  • Must complete the 30-hour classroom instruction

  • Complete 6 hours BTW (behind the wheel) driving instruction

  • Take and pass required DMV vision check

  • Maintain academic grades - passing 5 of their 6 classes

  •  There is a $65 one-time fee for students to register and complete Driver Education. 

ELIGIBILITY CERTIFICATES:  The school coordinator at the school your student attends can make arrangements for the Eligibility Certificate.  The certificate expires in 30 days.  It is recommended to pick up 7 to 10 days before the DMV appointment.

If you have any questions or concerns about the program please see the contact list below. Your school's Driver Education Coordinator can assist with most questions. 


Ms. Laura Graham
336-597-0020 – School

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