Driver's Education & Behind the Wheel Information

Behind The Wheel
  • Driver’s Ed Certificate (DEC-8)

    A student's Driver's Education Certificate can be obtained by contacting Ms. Lisa Torick. Please email: Lisa.Torick@lcps.org or call 571.434.3204 to schedule a time to pick up the card in person from the school counseling office. 

  • PFHS Behind the Wheel Program 

    Thank you for your interest in taking Behind the Wheel at Potomac Falls. Our instructors strive themselves on developing young drivers with the skills and habits necessary to be successful defensive drivers! 


     To Sign Up for Behind the Wheel: Please contact Ms. Torick for necessary paperwork or any questions about Behind the Wheel instruction. This paperwork must be filled out and signed by a parent. Additionally, you will need to provide payment ($225; checks can be made out to PFHS or you can pay online) and your learners permit to be photocopied for your file.  

    Once your registration is completed through the school counseling department (completed signed paperwork and BTW fee) you will be contacted to set up driving lessons by the instructor.

    • The wait list is organized by the date of eligibility
    • Lesson times are arranged with the instructor and the student.
    • Times may vary from morning or afternoon.