Teen Driver Information

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IMPORTANT INFormation REGARDING TEEN instruction

 Are you an adult needing some instruction? 

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Schedules vary based on location, time of year & demand. 

(Minimum class enrollment required) 


Traditional Classroom Sessions offered in:

  1. Grapevine
  2. Roanoke
  3. Coppell
  4. Boyd (Boyd H.S.)
  5. Saginaw/ Ft. Worth- EMS-ISD

  • Boswell H.S.
  • Saginaw H.S. 
  • Chisholm Trail H.S. 


GLDA- Tuition (online & traditional):

  • $450.00 - Grapevine, Roanoke & Coppell 
  • $415.00 - Eagle Mountain-Saginaw ISD locations **
  • $380.00 - Boyd (Boyd High School) ##


IMPORTANT INFORMATION REGARDING ON-LINE REGISTRATION:

  • On-line registration & payment:   

                Credit Card or Debit Card ONLY

  •  3% convenience fee applied to ALL (online & in person) credit & debit card transactions
  •  Master Card, Visa & Discover
  • Convenience fees are not refundable. NO EXCEPTIONS.


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** $35.00 fee for students that attend EMS-ISD locations that are not EMS-ISD students


## $10.00 fee for students that attend the Boyd location but are not Boyd ISD students

Traditional & Online Driver Ed Course

 The course includes:

  • Parent Orientation 
  • 32 hours classroom instruction 
  • Drug and Alcohol Awareness Program
  • Administration of the learner’s permit tests
  • 14 hours in-car instruction including preparation for the TX DPS Road Test (required test to obtain Texas Drivers License
  • Registration & use of the on-line drive time scheduling system
  • On-line tracking of required parent-taught driving lessons
  • Completion Certificate – Phase I (obtaining student’s permit)
  • Completion Certificate – Phase II (Full course completion) (obtaining drivers license & in most cases allows a 10% discount on the student’s auto insurance)
  • Completion Certificate – DADAP possible additional 5% discount on auto insurance for 2 years 

                {check with auto insurance provider for availability}  

CLASSROOM ONLY COURSE

  •  COST: $100.00 Includes:
  • Parent Orientation 
  • 32 hours classroom instruction 
  • Drug and Alcohol Awareness Program
  • Administration of the learner’s permit tests
  • Completion Certificate – Phase I (obtaining student’s permit)
  • Transfer Certificate – Transfer 32 hours of classroom instruction to parent or other driver education school
  • Completion Certificate – DADAP possible additional 5% discount on auto insurance for 2 years 

                {check with auto insurance provider for availability}


 ** $35.00 fee for students that attend EMS-ISD locations that are not EMS-ISD students


## $10.00 fee for students that attend the Boyd location but are not Boyd ISD students


Instructor-led driving InstructION (Drive ONly)

COST:  $400.00 (all locations)


The course includes:

  • 14 hours in-car instruction including preparation for the TX DPS Road Test (required test to obtain Texas Drivers License
  • Registration & use of the on-line drive time scheduling system
  • On-line tracking of required parent-taught driving lessons
  • Completion Certificate – Phase II (Full course completion) (obtaining drivers license & in most cases allows a 10% discount on the student’s auto insurance) (Classroom instruction must be complete & transferred to GLDA)

 

To register for this course:

  1.   provide a copy of student's learners permit 
  2. classroom course completion certificate must be transferred to GLDA before final completion certificate will be issued.


Green Light Driving Academy policies & procedures for scheduling drive lessons apply to all students. 

LOCATIONS & Class Schedules

Grapevine (c1728)

Grapevine Driver Education

Office, Traditional/Online class & drive instruction & DPS Road Testing  

OFFICE HOURS


Mon - Fri: 3:00 - 8:00 pm
Saturday: 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Closed: Sunday


Contact Us:

email

817-310-0193
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Coppell (c1728a)

Coppell Driver Education

 


  Office, Traditional/Online class &  drive instruction &  DPS Road Testing (coming soon)

OFFICE HOURS


Monday - Thursday: 4:00 - 7:30 pm

Closed: Friday, Saturday, Sunday

Contact Us:

email

 469-549-0002

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Roanoke (c1728b)

Roanoke Driver Education, DPS Road

 Office, Traditional/Online class & drive instruction & DPS Road Testing   


OFFICE HOURS


Monday: 4:30 - 8:30 pm

Tuesday: 4:30 - 8:30 pm

Wednesday: 9:00 am -1:00 pm

Thursday: 4:30 - 8:30 pm

Closed:  Friday, Saturday, Sunday


Contact Us:

email 

817-491-1700

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Eagle Mountain- Saginaw

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Traditional/Online class & drive instruction & DPS Road Testing

 

Contact the Grapevine office for information or registration


Contact Us:

email

817-310-0193

 

Boyd

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 Office, Traditional/Online class & drive instruction & DPS Road Testing   


 Contact the Grapevine office for information or registration 

 

Contact Us:

email

 817-310-0193 


Additional Services

Schedule Make-up class

Schedule a traditional make-up class.

Did your teen miss a traditional classroom session at one of our locations? 

Schedule drive lesson

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Schedule drive lessons with GLDA instructors & record parent log hours using our scheduling system. 

premier Drive lesson scheduling

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Does your teen have a hectic schedule with too many activities? Let our staff handle scheduling drive lessons for your teen.

Additional Lessons

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Struggling with your teen & their driving lessons or just need extra practice with an instructor? GLDA is here to help! We offer additional drive lessons to help teens gain more experience and confidence. 

DPS Road Test

Approved TX DPS Road Test and Test prep lessons

 Green Light Driving Academy is certified by the Texas Department of Public Safety  to administer the official DPS  Road Test (Skills Test). All teens & adults are eligible to test at one of locations across the DFW area. Completing the DPS Road Test with GLDA,  allows flexibility of testing after normal business hours & on weekends.                              (Schedule subject to availability) 

Traditional Classroom Schedule

2/10/20 - 3/5/20

GRAPEVINE - Feb 10- March 5

6pm - 8pm

GLDA- Grapevine

Event Details

2/10/20 - 3/5/20

GRAPEVINE - Feb 10- March 5

32 hours classroom (16 - 2-hour classes), 14 in-car hours (7- 2-hour drive sessions) plus Parent-Taught Driving Hours, Drug & Alcohol Driving Awareness certificate  & Parent Orientation class included.

 CLICK HERE TO REGISTER  

6pm - 8pm

GLDA- Grapevine

2/10/20- 3/5/20

Roanoke - Feb 10 thru March 5

6pm - 8pm

GLDA- Roanoke

Event Details

2/10/20- 3/5/20

Roanoke - Feb 10 thru March 5

32 hours classroom (16 - 2-hour classes), 14 in-car hours (7- 2-hour drive sessions) plus Parent-Taught Driving Hours, Drug & Alcohol Driving Awareness certificate  & Parent Orientation class included.   

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER

6pm - 8pm

GLDA- Roanoke

2/10/20 - 3/5/20

EMS-ISD (Saginaw HS) - FEB 10 THRU MAR 5

4:30pm - 6:30pm

EMS-ISD (Saginaw HS)

Event Details

2/10/20 - 3/5/20

EMS-ISD (Saginaw HS) - FEB 10 THRU MAR 5

 32 hours classroom (16 - 2-hour classes), 14 in-car hours (7- 2-hour drive sessions) plus Parent-Taught Driving Hours, Drug & Alcohol Driving Awareness certificate  & Parent Orientation class included. 

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER 

4:30pm - 6:30pm

EMS-ISD (Saginaw HS)

2/10/20 - 3/5/20

EMS-ISD (Chisholm Trail HS) - FEB 10 THRU MAR 5

4:45p - 6:45p

EMS-ISD (Chisholm Trail H.S)

Event Details

2/10/20 - 3/5/20

EMS-ISD (Chisholm Trail HS) - FEB 10 THRU MAR 5

 32 hours classroom (16 - 2-hour classes), 14 in-car hours (7- 2-hour drive sessions) plus Parent-Taught Driving Hours, Drug & Alcohol Driving Awareness certificate  & Parent Orientation class included. 

Week 1 - Mon-Fri

Week 2 - Mon-Thur

Week 3 - Wed-Fri

Week 4 - Mon-Thur

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER  


4:45p - 6:45p

EMS-ISD (Chisholm Trail H.S)

2/10/20 - 3/5/20

EMS-ISD (Boswell HS) - Feb 10 THRU Mar 5

6:45am - 8:45am

EMS-ISD (Boswell HS)

Event Details

2/10/20 - 3/5/20

EMS-ISD (Boswell HS) - Feb 10 THRU Mar 5

32 hours classroom (16 - 2-hour classes), 14 in-car hours (7- 2-hour drive sessions) plus Parent-Taught Driving Hours, Drug & Alcohol Driving Awareness certificate  & Parent Orientation class included.  

Week 1 - Mon-Fri

Week 2 - Mon-Thur

Week 3 - Wed-Fri

Week 4 - Mon-Thur

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER  

6:45am - 8:45am

EMS-ISD (Boswell HS)

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Adult Driver information

Important info Regarding Adult instruction

  Adult students must have a valid learner's permit for the state of Texas.

  • Persons age 18-24 years old must take a 6-hour adult driver education course learner's permit.


 6-HOUR TEXAS LEARNERS PERMIT COURSE


The class (through "IamRoadReady") is a 6-hour online course that includes the TX Dept. of Public Safety permit test.  A certificate is provided upon successful completion of the course. This certificate, along with other documentation, is used to obtain the learner's permit from the Texas Department of Public Safety


NOTE:  This course is available for anyone over 18 years of age but IS a requirement for all persons age 18-24  to obtain the learners permit & to take the DPS Road Test.


The cost of the 6-hour online course  (through IamRoadReady) is $39.00 (price subject to change & paid online).


 To register for the course, click on the following link:  IamRoadReady 

The Road to driving begins with GLDA!

Obtaining a Texas learners permit has never been easier. English & Spanish versions available. 

BEHIND-THE-WHEEL INSTRUCTION & DPS ROAD TEST PACKAGE

 PLEASE NOTE:  Payment for any of the adult instruction must be made by credit card or cash at the time of scheduling.  Check, money order or cashier's check not accepted. NO EXCEPTIONS.


GLDA offers the DPS Road Test for Adults = $120.00 We will contact you within 72 hours of your submission.

The following lesson & road test packages can prepare you for the DPS Road Test which is administered at Green Light Driving Academy.


Testing is available at the following GLDA locations:

  • Grapevine: 280 N. Main Street
  • Roanoke:  610 E. Byron Nelson Blvd, Suite 110
  • Boyd:  Boyd High School, 700 Knox Ave
  • Saginaw: Hafley Development Center,  616 W McLeroy Blvd


Test sites coming soon to:

  • Denton
  • Ft. Worth
  • Keller


INSTRUCTION & DPS ROAD TEST PACKAGES FOR ADULTS- AGE 18 & OLDER

The following packages include:  Regular and/or Review Lessons, a Test Preparation Lesson AND the DPS Road Test

  • Student must have a valid non-expired Texas learner's permit
  • All driving instruction (lessons) & DPS Road Test completed in a GLDA vehicle.
  • FOR PRE-TEST PREPARATION LESSON AND DPS ROAD TEST:  The student will need to be brought to the GLDA location where the DPS Road Test will be given.
  • If you wish to be picked up for any of the lessons (except the pre-test preparation lesson) - there will be $50.00 added PER lesson to be picked up.
  • DPS Road Test ONLY = $120.00
  • Pre-Test Preparation lesson + DPS Road Test = $200.00
  • 3 hours (2 hour regular/review lessons & Pre-Test Preparation lesson) + DPS Road Test = $345.00
  • 7 hours (6 regular/review lessons & Pre-Test Preparation lesson) + DPS Road Test = $595.00
  • any additional regular/review lessons outside of these packages = $75 per hour for each additional hour


INSTRUCTION ONLY PACKAGES


These packages are for instruction only.  NO DPS ROAD TEST INCLUDED.

  • Student must have a valid non-expired Texas learner's permit
  • All driving instruction (lessons) will be done in a GLDA vehicle.
  • If you wish to be picked up for any of the lessons - there will be $50.00 added PER lesson to be picked up.
  • DPS Road Test can be purchased after lessons are complete for the regular price of $120.00.
  • 2 - 3 hours of instruction = $85.00 per hour
  • 4 - 6 hours of instruction = $80.00 per hour
  • 7 + hours of instruction = $75.00 per hour


NOTE:  Additional hours purchased will result in an added discount of per hour charge. 


Please visit any of our Green Light Driving Academy offices to sign up of instruction or schedule a DPS ROAD TEST in .  

DPS ROAD TEST & INSTRUCTION PACAGES

GLDA provide instructions to help prepare adults for licensing & offers the DPS ROAD TEST at several locations across the DFW area.