​​DRIVE One TechCenter: Leading The Way In Vocational Education



  1. Go to www.wayacademy.net/east

  2. Click "Enroll" On The Menu Bar

  3. Click "Enroll Online" & Sign-Up

  4. Please Enter The Information Asked In The Virtual Packet:
    • ​Student Name, Grade, DOB, and SS#
    • Current School
    • Photo/State ID or Driver's License

  5. After completing the initial registration, a WAY or DRIVE representative will contact you shortly to follow-up on Transcripts, and other necessary paperwork to complete enrollment.

  6. You can also contact WAY East Team Leader Jody Godman about necessary paperwork and transcripts by email (jody.godman@wayprogram.net), or by calling the campus at (586-806-9031)


Are you tired of your traditional, over-populated high school, with all the drama, and classes that don’t teach real-world problems and skills?


If you could, would you transfer to a school that provides flexible learning, a close-knit student population, and the opportunity to work up to 16 Hours a Week in courses that not only teach real-life skills, but also help you find a high-paying career?


If so, then consider transferring to WAY Academy East! W-A-Y Academy East-DRIVE One TechCenter is now enrolling 7th-12th grade students for the upcoming school year.


W-A-Y Academy East is a public school academy, accredited by AdvancEd and Lake Superior State University, to offer a blended learning model to give students a flexible learning schedule en route to a high school diploma. Instruction is done both in-person and online, and includes accomadations for special-ed students.


DRIVE One has partnered with W-A-Y Academy East to provide students with vocational training to help with developing employable skills in courses such as:

  • Automotive Technology

  • Machining

  • Welding

  • Woodworking

  • & Transportation Design


WAY Academy East Students are eligible for DRIVE's extra-curricular "Racing, Automotive, and Competitive Events" (R.A.C.E.) exhibitions, including:

  • The Detroit & Cleveland Autoramas
  • The North American International Show
  • Championship Racing Association (CRA) Street Stock Events
  • Industry Tours of Manufacturing and Racing Facilities
  • & More!


WAY East students are also eligible for apprenticeships from various community partners, including:

• Axalta Coating Systems
• Fiat-Chrysler Automobiles
• The Suburban Collection
• Napa Auto Care
• Ingersoll-Rand Power Tools
• & Other Corporate Organizations


You can enroll in W-A-Y Academy East-DRIVE One TechCenter by visiting
www.wayacademy.net/east, or by calling 
(586)-806-9031.


You can also download & print an Enrollment Packet by Clicking Here!

The Future of Shop Class IS Here!!!

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10th-12th Grade

Courses Available

Class Start

Class Dismissal

Shop Time

Automotive, Machining, Welding, Transportation Design

8:00am

11:25am

Lunch (Open Campus)

Lunch (Open Campus)

11:30am

12:00pm

Lab Time

Math, ELA, Science, Social Studies, Physical Education, Foreign Language

12:05pm

3:30pm


Our Class Schedule:

How To Enroll Online:

Our Campus:

7th-9th Grade

Courses Available

Class Start

Class Dismissal

Lab Time

Math, ELA, Science, Social Studies, Art, Physical Education, Foreign Language

8:00am

11:25am

Lunch (Open Campus)

Lunch (Open Campus)

11:30am

12:00pm

Shop Time

Automotive, Machining, Woodworking, Transportation Design

12:05pm

3:30pm