Our Company

Henley's Driving School has been serving Northeastern, Ohio since 2003. Our goal is to provide an enjoyable learning environment with the highest level of safety, while empowering our students with the knowledge and skills necessary to become safe and competent drivers.

We provide a safe, fun, and stress free environment so the student can concentrate on the learning process.

Our Certificaton

Henley's Driving School and all of our instructors are licensed and certified by the State of Ohio Department of Safety. Not only that, most of our instructors are current or former school teachers.

Our Driving Instructors

Jack L. Henley - Owner & Training Manager
Jack moved with his parents to Wooster, Ohio in 1959. Jack is a graduate of Wooster High School. In addition, he received a degree in Accounting and Business Administration from Wooster Business College. Jack worked at Clear Picture INC. for 26 years. He started Henley’s Driving School in August of 2003, and has personally driven with over 1,500 students and adults of all ages. Jack has been married to Cathy for 32 years, and they have three children: Angie, Shawn, and Lindsay. Angie is a special education teacher and is married to Brett, Shawn is an entrepreneur in Nashville Tennessee, and Lindsay is a Junior at Malone University. Jack has been coaching sports and teaching Sunday school classes for elementary, high school and adults for over 45 years.

Connie Wharton - Driving Instructor
Connie is a graduate of Northwestern High School. She attended Ohio University where she received her associated degree. Later on Connie received her Bachelor’s and Master’s degree in education at Akron University. She has been in the teaching profession for 20 years. Connie and her husband, Brad live in Wooster, and they have three children. Connie has been instructing at Henley’s Driving School since 2006. The difference between Mrs. Wharton and other instructors is the fact that she loves to teach, it is not just another job.

Rober E. Miller - Driving Instructor
Roger graduated from Wooster High School and formerly served 9 years with the Wayne County Sheriff's Reserves. He is a member of the West Hill Baptist Church and is retired from the Rittman Paperboard. Roger is married to Jennifer, a retired RN from the Wooster Community Hospital. They have a son Matt, who is a student at DeVry University in Columbus, and their daughter Sarah, is a student at Smithville High School. Their other daughter Julie, is married to Ryan, and they have 3 grandsons. Roger began instructing at Henley's Driving School in October, 2008.

Henley's Driving School Training Car

Our Training Cars - 2010 Toyota Corollas

  1. Six Airbags - Front, Rear, Side, and Curtain
  2. 4-wheel Anti-lock Brakes & Brake Assist
  3. Traction Control & Vehicle Stability Control
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Jack Henley - Owner and Training Manager at Henley's Driving School Connie Wharton - Driving Instructor at Henley's Driving School Roger Miller - Driving Instructor at Henley's Driving School

Our Cars & Safety

Henley's driving school training vehicle
  • "Top Safety Pick" from the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety
  • Dual Controlled - Instructors have braking ability
  • Comfortable Size, Easy to Manuever
  • Front Airbags, Side Airbags, and Curtain Airbags
  • Anti-lock Brakes and Brake Assist
  • Traction Control
  • Vehicle Stability Control

Our training vehicles are 2010 Toyota Corollas, the best selling car in automotive history. We chose these vehicles because of their outstanding track record for safety and reliability. Corollas were chosen in 2009 as a "Top Safety Pick" by the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety - the governmental body responsible for all vehicle safety testing and rating in the United States.

We want our students to have an enjoyable, easy to drive vehicle when learning how to drive for the first time. They are dual controlled, meaning the instructor has their own set of brakes, as well as a list of top safety features to give our students and parents confidence and a peace of mind.

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