Driver's Ed is designed for students 15-18 years old.Students will learn the rulesof the road, understand Washington State laws, and get coached driving experience.
Driver's Ed is a partnership between the school & parents. Our instructors will share a state approved curriculum in the classroom and behind-the-wheel. Parents play an essential role in practicing the behind-the-wheel concepts in-between schedule drives.
With successful completion of this program, students will be eligible to take the DOL Knowledge (written) & Skills (driving) Exams
Sedro-Woolley School District Driver's Ed Program
Classroom (39 hours)
35 hours TSE Curriculum
4 Hours of "DriverZed" Driving Simulation*
DOL Knowledge Exam (must have successfully passed classroom)
Behind-the -Wheel/Driving (6 hours)
4 Hours of "DriverZed" Driving Simulation*= 1 hour driving
5 Hours In Car Instruction
5 Hours Car Observation
DOL Drive Exam (must have successful completion of Driver's Ed & passed DOL written exam)
DOL Approved Exam
Are you 15-21 years of age and ready to take your D.O.L. Knowledge (written) and/or Skills (driving) Exam?
Both are required for a driver license. You must pass the knowledge exam before you can take the skills exam.
Once both tests are passed, scores are entered in the Washington State Department of Licensing, and participants can visit a Department of Licensing location to obtain their official driver license
2015-16 Knowledge Exam Dates:
Given in the SWHS Library @ 6:00 pm
Skills (Driving) Exam :
The DOL Skills exam is given by appointment only. Please contact your drive instructor if you participated in SWSD Traffic Safety Program.
*SWSD testing is currently restricted to 15-21 year olds.