Driver Education



    Pinellas County Schools will offer a free driver education camp this summer.  There will be one session that will include both public and private school students at no cost to families.  The session is scheduled from 7:30 a.m. to 2 p.m.  The camp is open to residents of Pinellas County. High school graduates will not be accepted.


    Summer Driver’s Education Online Registration is CLOSED.


    Students will be selected for the Summer Driver’s Education Program through a lottery process. Every student who registered online between 12 a.m., Feb. 5 and 11:59 p.m., Feb. 12 will have the same chances of being selected. Applications will not be accepted at the school sites. If students apply for more than one site, only the last site submitted will be considered. The others will not. Students will be notified of their placement via email starting Feb. 19.  Students must accept their spot by 11:59 p.m.,  March 2, 2018, for summer driver’s camp by emailing the contact person on the confirmation email they will receive by Feb. 19, 2018. 


    (10) Day Session        May 29, 30, 31, June 1, 4, 5, 6, 7, 11, 12

                                        7:30 a.m. - 2 p.m.



    • Students must be at least 15 years old and must have a learner’s permit or operator’s license when the session begins.
    • Two absences result in an automatic withdrawal from the course.
    • There is a 40 student maximum per site.


    School Sites for Summer Driver’s Education Program


    Boca Ciega High School                                            Clearwater High School                                             


    Countryside High School                                          Dunedin High School                                                  


    East Lake High School                                              Lakewood High School                                               


    Northeast High School                                             Osceola High School                                                 


    Pinellas Park High School                                         St. Petersburg High School                                       


    Important dates reminder

    Feb. 12, 2018: Summer Driver’s Education Program online application closed.


    Feb. 19, 2018: Students notified via email of selection.


    March 2, 2018: Students must accept their spot by emailing the contact person on the confirmation email.

    Student driving a car for driver education.