Driver Education is taught at Prairie through Kirkwood Community College.
Summer and Fall courses are available at Prairie High School and a Spring course is available at Prairie Point.
Students must be at least 14 years of age and have a valid Iowa Learners Permit.
This program is state mandated for any persons under the age of 18 who wish to drive a personal vehicle. It is 30 hours of classroom work and six hours of driving.
The current fee is $400. A waiver or reduction is available if you qualify for free or reduced meals and have requested a waiver of fees.
Fall registration begins in Sept – grades 10 – 12 ONLY ( currently not registering )*
Spring registration begins in March – grades 9 – 12 (currently not registering)*
Summer registration begins in May – grades 9 – 12 ( Registration begins May 7 at 10:00 here is the link )*
*When registration is open, an email will be sent to applicable students and families and a link will appear above.
Here are links to other area driver education programs –
Please contact Brenda Haendler at 319-848-5340 with any questions.