Hilton Central Schools offers Driver
Education though Community Education at Hilton High School
Community Education and AAA of Central and Western NY
jointly offer Driver Education classes after school in
the fall and winter, and daytime classes during the
Hilton High School, 400 East Ave., Hilton. Students must
have a valid NYS DMV Learner's Permit.
AAA assigns drive times according
to registration. Instruction/theory meets in the High School,
Pay by check or online: $430 HCSD Resident, No GAP; $440 Non-HCSD Resident. Register early as class size is
limited. Online credit card registration is available. See
registration information below. For further information, call 392-1000, ext.
7044 or 7045.
Students must attend EVERY
instructional class and driving class in order to
receive a NYS DMV MV285 certificate, which permits
holder to schedule a road test with NYS DMV and obtain a
NYS driver's license. There could be a $30 makeup fee ($60 if
both class time and drive time are missed). If your
child is ill and you know in advance that he/she will
not be attending class, or have questions about student
attendance, call AAA at 1-800-836-2582, ext. 73504 or
Those who complete the course successfully get a
one-year AAA basic membership and insurance reduction
DRIVER ED RULES & REGULATIONS
Discounted Rate for Families
Qualifying for Free/Reduced Meals Hilton CSD resident families
who qualify for
Free & Reduced Price Meals are eligible
for a discounted registration fee of $396 due in two
payments of $198 each. Families must submit copy of
approval letter from
Hilton Food Service. For information on this
discounted rate, please call 392-1000, ext. 7044 or 7045.
Please note: your child is registered with Hilton
CSD Community Education/Driver Ed when
and payment are received in our office, 225 West Ave.,
Hilton, NY 14468
Attendance Policy: The New York State Department of Education requires that
you attend all classes and vehicle driving labs.
All students must attend 24 hours of classes and 24
hours of driving in-vehicle. The program includes a
written exam and driving skills tests. Failure to meet
these requirements will result in course failure and
denial of your MV-285 [completion certificate] and
insurance certificate. Neither work, vacation nor
extracurricular activities are acceptable excuses for
your missing a driver education lecture or lab.
All missed classes or drives must be made up and
a possible fee of $30 per missed classroom
or vehicle drive ($60 if both are missed) payable to
Hilton CSD Community Education and mailed to 225 West
Ave., Hilton, NY 14468. ALL
MISSED CLASSES AND DRIVES ARE RESCHEDULED WITH YOUR
INSTRUCTOR (not Hilton Community Education). A student with three absences
risks being removed from the program. Driver
Education requires commitment on the part of students
and parents to fulfill the NYS DMV course requirements. No refunds will be given once the session begins.
Enrollment is limited.
registration call Hilton Community
392-1000, ext. 7044 or 7045 or email
Western and Central NY is NYS DMV-certified and
provides all instructors and vehicles. The program is
NYS-approved and will run year around.
NOTE: MV-285 certificates
are mailed to each student's home.