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Kennedy HS Driver Education

6400 South Major Ave.
Chicago, IL 60638
Location: Google Map
773-535-2083

Mr. Richard Lopez
Director
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Mr. Michael J. Morgan
Assistant Director
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Hours of Operation

2014-2015 School Year

Monday - Thursday
3:00 p.m. - 5:15 p.m.

Saturday

6:45 a.m. - 12:45p.m.

Classroom instruction, driving range, and behind the wheel available for public and private school students.

Secretary of State

Rules of the Road

Graduated Driver Licensing Booklet 

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To obtain your Driver's License, you must complete all three: Phase 1 - Classroom, Phase 2 - Range/Simulation, and Phase 3 - Behind the Wheel/Traffic.

 

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Classroom - 1st Phase

Spring Session: LAST CHANCE FOR THIS SCHOOL YEAR

Next Available: Begins April 20, 2015

3:30 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.

or

6:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.

 

To sign up for one of the time slots: e-mail Richard Lopez, rlopez4This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.,">@cps.edu, with the following information:  Name, Date of Birth, contact phone number, and preferred time slot.  We will  return your e-mail to confirm enrollment in the class.

Classroom classes will be held at John F. Kennedy High School, 6325 W. 56th St., Chicago, 60638

Cost: $50 Money Order payable to: "John F. Kennedy H.S." due the first week of class.  Upon completion of classroom, students will be signed up for Range/Simulation.

 

Range/Simulation - 2nd Phase

Spring Session

 

Starting on March 7, 2015 the available time slots are:

7:00 a.m. - 8:45 a.m.

Starting on April 4, 2015 the available time slots are:

7:00 a.m. - 8:45 a.m.

or

9:00 a.m. - 10:45 a.m.

or

11:00 a.m. - 12:45 p.m.

 

 

To register for one week and time slot visit the Driver Education Center, 6400 S. Major Ave., Chicago, 60638 during operating hours.  You will need proof of classroom completion and a Driver's Permit.  We will assist you in obtaining a Driver's Permit if you do not have one already.  Cost: $50 Money Order payable to "Chicago Public Schools."

 

Behind the Wheel/Traffic - 3rd Phase

 

Scheduled on the last day of Range/Simulation.

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Permit
$20 Money Order payable to "Illinois Secretary of State" to obtain a driver permit.
Classroom
$50 Money Order for classroom instruction (only if you will be taking the classroom instruction outside of regular day school).

Range/Simulation
$50 Money Order payable to "Chicago Public Schools" for driving range.

Behind The Wheel/Traffic
Behind the wheel individual instruction fee included in the range/simulator payment.
Contact
For more information please contact Mr. Richard Lopez by email or by calling the Driver Education Center at 773-535-2083.

Biliteracy

Juniors and Seniors Apply Today for the CPS State Seal of Biliteracy. A statement of accomplishment for College Admission  and Future Employers. 

The dealine for Kennedy HS students to apply is April1, 2015.

Click HERE to Apply!

Upcoming Events

Apr
6

04.06.2015 - 04.10.2015

Apr
15

04.15.2015

Apr
25

04.25.2015 6:30 pm - 10:00 pm

May
15

7:00 pm 05.15.2015 - 12:00 am 05.16.2015

May
25

05.25.2015

Jun
1

06.01.2015 - 06.02.2015

Jun
3

06.03.2015 - 06.04.2015

Attendance Reports

Weekly Attendance PDF Reports. To find students use the "find and search" option in the PDF document. (Windows OS press and hold the CTRL, then press the letter F. In the search box type the student ID, then hit the ENTER key).

Attendance Report as of  3/29/2015

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6325 West 56th Street, Chicago IL 60638

Phone: 773.535.2325 | Fax: 773.535.2485