Registration Information


15-17 years old with valid Oregon instructional permit - fee is $295
18 or older or have Oregon driver's license; the fee is $360

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If a student obtains their driver's license during the class session, they must pay an additional $65 and they will not receive a certificate of completion from ODOT.


Classroom sessions are held at Bend, Crook County, La Pine, Madras, Mt. View, Redmond, Ridgeview, RPA, Sisters, and Summit High Schools. 

Availability of classes is subject to enrollment!


In Bend and Redmond, you may register for the driving lab time of your choice. (Behind-the-wheel labs for Bend area students will begin and end at Bend Senior High.)  Driving labs in La Pine, Madras, RPA, and Sisters will be scheduled during parent night...first to register will have first choice.

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Please register early (if possible)  to enable us to send out important information before parent/student night.

Labs will be 1 1/2 hours to 3 hours in length depending on location and term. Lab times are limited (2 students per car). Behind-the-wheel labs are held at each high school. Bend area students will meet at Bend Senior High at the corner of 6th street and Alden in front of Modular 6. Lab times will be scheduled after school or weekends depending on preference.


Registration by mail: We much prefer that you register using our online registration system. If you do not have access to a computer, please call our program number (541-693-5699) and we will give you further instructions.

If you have registered online and want to pay with a check, please send your payment to the address below.

High Desert Driver Education
c/o High Desert ESD
145 SE Salmon Drive
Redmond, OR 97756

Make checks payable to High Desert Drivers Education.

Payment Plan: If you need to pay over a period of 3 months, online or by check, please click here for more information.