Fees List

 

PLEASE NOTE THE FOLLOWING FOR ALL LOCATIONS

  • Payment Types Accepted:  Personal check drawn on local bank, Cash and Credit Cards accepted. (Visa, Master Card and Discover)

NOTE: If paid by Credit Card, a 3% convenience fee will be assessed.  The convenience fee applies to ALL (online & in person) credit & debit card transactions. (Convenience fees are not refundable. NO EXCEPTIONS)

  • GLDA DOES NOT accept money orders, traveler's checks, or third party checks as a form of payment.
  • Green Light Driving Academy offers various payment options to pay out the tuition for the course.  Please refer to these options here:  PAYMENT OPTIONS
  • Schedule 2 Drive Registration fee:  $14.95 is paid to Schedule 2 Drive for registration for the on-line drive time scheduling system once student is activated on the system.  This must be paid before the student can begin the driving instruction with GLDA instructors.  Not applicable for “Classroom Only” students.
  • PLEASE NOTE:  GLDA also reserves the right to, at any time during the contract period; add a $10 fuel surcharge for all remaining drive lessons.  $10 pro-rated per lesson equals $1.4285 per lesson.  The implementation of this surcharge will be at the discretion of Green Light Driving Academy ownership and will be based on current fuel prices.  Not applicable for “Classroom Only” students.
  • Please refer to the section below regarding discounts offered.

 

TEEN DRIVER EDUCATION COURSE OFFERINGS

 

COMPLETE DRIVER EDUCATION PROGRAM:  Traditional Classroom and Behind-the-Wheel (in-car) Instruction

 

Locations:

  • Grapevine, Roanoke and Coppell: $450.00
  • Boyd: $380.00 ##

## $10.00 building use fee assessed for non-BOYD ISD students (payable at Parent Orientation)

 

The Tuition Includes: 

  • Parent Orientation
  • 32 hours classroom instruction (will provide link to download the DPS Handbook)
  • Drug and Alcohol Awareness Program (DADAP)
  • Administration of the learner’s permit tests
  • 14 hours in-car instruction which will include prepping the student to take the driving test at the Texas DPS
  • Use of the on-line drive time scheduling system (separate registration fee for the use of this system applies)
  • On-line tracking of required parent-taught driving lessons
  • Completion Certificate – Phase I (used to get student’s permit)
  • Completion Certificate – Full course (used to get student’s license and in most cases allows a 10% discount on the student’s insurance)
  • Completion Certificate – DADAP (this certificate can be used for an additional 5% discount {check with your auto insurance provider for availability} on the student’s insurance for 2 years.)

 

CLASSROOM INSTRUCTION ONLY (AVAILABLE AT ALL LOCATIONS)

 

 All Locations:  $100.00

 

Tuition Includes: 

  • Parent Orientation
  • 32 hours classroom instruction (will provide link to download the DPS Handbook)
  • Drug and Alcohol Awareness Program (DADAP)
  • Administration of the learner’s permit tests
  • Completion Certificate – Phase I (used to get student’s permit)
  • Completion Certificate – transferred to parent to complete Phase II (driving)
  • Completion Certificate – DADAP (this certificate can be used, for an additional 5% discount {check with your auto insurance provider for availability} on the student’s insurance for 2 years.)

 

DRIVE INSTRUCTION ONLY (AVAILABLE AT ALL LOCATIONS)

 

All Locations: $400.00

Our Drive Instruction Only program is meant for students that have successfully completed an on-line course for the classroom portion of the teen driver education program.  The student must provide the certificate showing completion from the on-line course and a copy of their permit when registering for this instruction.  Registration for this instruction cannot be done on-line.

The Tuition Includes: 

  • 14 hours in-car instruction which will include prepping the student to take the driving test at the Texas DPS
  • Use of the on-line drive time scheduling system (separate registration fee for the use of this system applies)
  • On-line tracking of required parent-taught driving lessons
  • Completion Certificate – Full course (used to get student’s license and in most cases allows a 10% discount on the student’s insurance)

TEEN DRIVER EDUCATION CONTRACT EXTENSION

If a student fails to complete the driver education course by the deadline on their contract (normally one year from the class start date), an extension can be purchased to allow student to complete the course and not have his instruction forfeited.  Must be paid for BEFORE DEADLINE.

  • 30 DAY EXTENSION (1 month) - $100.00
  • 90 DAY EXTENSION (3 months) - $150.00
  • 180 DAY EXTENSION (6 months) - $200.00

TEEN DRIVER EDUCATION RE-CONTRACTING EXTENSION:

If student fails to complete the driver education course AND exercise one of the extensions above before their contract deadline, a re-contracting extension can be purchased to extend the contract for one year.  Must be purchased within 1 month (30 days) of the original course deadline.

COST: $250.00

SPECIAL DRIVING PROGRAMS

 

NOTE:  These special driving programs are for teen students that wish to take extra driving lessons whether or not they took driver education with Green Light Driving Academy.

  • 1 - 9 hours: $80.00 per hour
  • 10+ hours: $50.00 per hour

Important Information about the extra driving hour packages 

  • If a student of Green Light Driving Academy - Must have completed Phase II (required driving instruction) of the Driver Education Program
  • Hours can be used as parent log driving sessions
  • Driving can be done at any of our locations.
  • Students may also have to do observation hours (if scheduled with someone that cannot be alone in the car with the instructor.
  • We will try to accomodate any specific instruction that you wish to be covered (city driving, parking, freeway driving, etc.)
  • Deadline for original contract does not apply, once student starts these extra driving sessions
  • Driving Lessons will be scheduled on our Schedule2Drive system and will have a reduced time required between those lessons.

 

OTHER INSTRUCTION OFFERED

 

ADULT DRIVING INSTRUCTION

 

  • 6 hour - On-line Driver Education Course (required for 18-25 year olds, however, can be used by any adult (over age 18) to prepare them for getting their learner’s permit):  IAM ROAD READY
  • Adult Behind-the-Wheel Instruction (18 years or older): ADULT

 

DEFENSIVE DRIVING


See our Online Options:  DEFENSIVE DRIVING

 

DISCOUNTS

 

The following discounts or coupons must be applied to the paid tuition at the time of registration. 

 

Discounts offered (no coupon needed) – only one can be applied to the tuition and registration must be done in person at an office location or during our on-site registration events.

 

Ø  Returning Family - $25.00

Ø  Registering more than one student at a time - Full tuition for first student, $25.00 discount for each additional student (must be registered at the same time)

Ø  WITH PROPER IDENTIFICATION:  One or more Parents are Active Military, First Responders (Police, Fire, EMS), Educators – $25.00

 

We also offer money off discounts through various school fundraising events.  Check with your school for these events and if interested in sponsoring this, please contact the office.

 

Restrictions:

  • Limit one additional discount or coupon per student.
  • No discount or coupon can be applied to an already discounted tuition (i.e. registration specials).
  • No discount, coupon or gift certificate accepted after initial registration.
  • We do not honor any other driving school’s coupons or discounts.

 

OTHER FEES

  • RETURNED CHECK – INSUFFICIENT FUNDS FEE: $45.00
  • DRIVE TIME – NO-SHOW/LATE CANCELLATION FEE: $50.00
  • REPLACEMENT OF DE-964 (COURSE COMPLETION CERTIFICATE): $25.00
  • REPLACEMENT OF DADAP CERTIFICATE (DRUG AND ALCOHOL AWARENESS DRIVING PROGRAM): $10.00