Students must meet the following qualifications:
- A student must be a resident of the Bellmore-Merrick Central High School District
- A student must be at least 16 years of age on or before Sept. 15, 2013 for the fall semester, Feb. 2, 2014 for the spring semester and July 1, 2014 for the summer session
- A student must present a valid learner's permit on the first day of class from the New York State Department of Motor Vehicles
- A student must be in good academic standing in the school they attend
The classes can only be scheduled if there are sufficient enrollments to warrant a class being given within a building.
If there are insufficient numbers within one building, students will be given the opportunity to attend a class in another building, or a district class at a central location.
Registration forms for the fall will be available on the district'swebsite or in the main office of each high school during the first weeks of school until the end of September.
A representative from the East Meadow Driving School will be available at each high school at specific times and dates to be announced.
The cost of the course will be $560.
For more information call Annette Fabrizio at (516) 992-1077 or the East Meadow Driving School at (516) 794-3900.