Portland Dates

Student must be 15 years old on the day of orientation by state law

We require a $150 non-refundable deposit in the form of a check made payable to “Hamilton’s Driving School” in order to hold a spot.

Please mail the check to 10 Tamrox Drive, Arundel, ME 04046.

Please inform us of the student, start date and location with the payment. The rest of the balance will not be paid until the first day of class. Please mail the check after you have signed up either online, by email or by phone.


We are located right across from Deering High School (385 Stevens Ave, formerly Lanes Driving Academy).  Portland High Students can take the Husky Line Bus and get to class with plenty of time to spare!


We are excited to announce that we will be using the newly approved blended course.

Blended Course:

-Parent Student Orientation in person

-Traditional in class instruction (2 classes in person)

-10 hours of behind-the-wheel instruction

-28+ hour AAA online course ($39.99 for AAA Members or $49.95 for non AAA members, fee goes directly to AAA not Hamilton’s)

– Review and Final Exam traditional in person/class setting


2024
April 22nd Start Date (class is full, waitlist only)
Parent/Student orientation 1.5 hours on April 22nd (Either 4-530pm or 530-7pm)
Class April 23rd and 24th 3:30-6:30pm
AAA online course (25+ hours, not zoom, can log in anytime)
Return to class May 23rd Final Exam 3:30-5:00pm
May 13th Start Date (class is full, waitlist only)
Parent/Student orientation 1.5 hours on May 13th (Either 4-530pm or 530-7pm)
Class May 14th and 15th 3:30-6:30pm
AAA online course (25+ hours, not zoom, can log in anytime)
Return to class June 13th Final Exam 3:30-5:00pm
June 10th Start Date (class is full, waitlist only)
Parent/Student orientation 1.5 hours on June 10th (Either 4-530pm or 530-7pm)
Class June 11th and 12th 3:30-6:30pm
AAA online course (25+ hours, not zoom, can log in anytime)
Return to class July 11th Final Exam 8:30-10am
July 8th Start Date (class is full, waitlist only)
Parent/Student orientation 1.5 hours on July 8th (Either 4-530pm or 530-7pm)
Class July 9th and 10th 8:30-11:30am
AAA online course (25+ hours, not zoom, can log in anytime)
Return to class August 8th Final Exam 8:30-10am
August 5th Start Date (class is full, waitlist only)
Parent/Student orientation 1.5 hours on August 5th (Either 4-530 or 530-7pm)
Class August 6th and 7th 8:30-11:30am
AAA online course (25+ hours, not zoom, can log in anytime)
Return to class September 5th Final Exam 3:30-5:00pm
September 2nd Start Date
Parent/Student orientation 1.5 hours on September 2nd (Either 4-530pm or 530-7pm)
Class September 3rd and 4th 3:30-6:30pm
AAA online course (25+ hours, not zoom, can log in anytime)
Return to class October 3rd Final Exam 3:30-5:00pm
September 30th Start Date
Parent/Student orientation 1.5 hours on September 30th (Either 4-530pm or 530-7pm)
Class October 1st and 2nd 3:30-6:30pm
AAA online course (25+ hours, not zoom, can log in anytime)
Return to class October 31st Final Exam 3:30-5:00pm
October 28th Start Date
Parent/Student orientation 1.5 hours on October 28th (Either 4-530pm or 530-7pm)
Class October 29th and 30th 3:30-6:30pm
AAA online course (25+ hours, not zoom, can log in anytime)
Return to class Friday, November 29th Final Exam 3:30-5:00pm
November 25th Start Date
Parent/Student orientation 1.5 hours on November 25th (Either 4-530pm or 530-7pm)
Class November 26th and 27th 3:30-6:30pm
AAA online course (25+ hours, not zoom, can log in anytime)
Return to class December 26th Final Exam 3:30-5:00pm

All classes are subject to change.

Call 207-284-7700 to register or use our online signup form or email: hamiltonsdrivingschool@yahoo.com

If you use email, send the student’s name, a contact number, the location, and the date of the session.