Traffic Safety

Driver’s Ed Class Information

  •  The Traffic Safety Office is located at

     Thomas Jefferson High School

    4248 S. 288th Street

    Auburn, WA  98001

    Office #253-945-5731  

     

    HOURS - Monday -Thursday   - 11:00 AM - 3:00 PM

    Fridays - 11:00 - 1:00 PM due to Knowledge Testing

     

    Please note our office is only available during the hours noted above.

     

    Knowledge Test dates are listed below under Upcoming Events.

     

    ALL SPRING CLASSES ARE FULL!

    The next session to enroll will be Summer. 

    Summer class dates will be posted after Spring Break.  

     

    Classes will start the week of March 11th!

     

    Spring

     

     

     SPRING CLASS SCHEDULE

      

    Monday & Wednesday Class - March 11th - May 15th 

     Tuesday & Thursday Class - March 12th - May 16th

    (No class March 20th or 21st - SLC's)

    (No Class April 8th - April 12th Spring Break)

     

     

    Thomas Jefferson High School

     Monday & Wednesday NIGHT Class -  6:00 PM - 8:00 PM (CLASS IS FULL)

    Tuesday & Thursday Class -  2:15 PM - 4:15 PM   (CLASS IS FULL)

    Class Room #A301

     

    Decatur High School

    Tuesday & Thursday Class - 2:15 PM - 4:15 PM   (CLASS IS FULL)

    Class Room #Portable 7

     

    Federal Way High School 

    Tuesday & Thursday Class  - 2:15 PM - 4:15 PM  (CLASS IS FULL)

    Class Room #2417

     

    Todd Beamer High School

    WE WILL NOT BE HAVING A SPRING CLASS AT TODD BEAMER

       

    Students ages 15 and older can learn to drive this year by signing up for the Federal Way Public Schools, Driver's Ed/Traffic Safety Classes.   

    Classes will meet two days a week, Monday & Wednesday or Tuesday & Thursday right after school - 2:15 pm - 4:15 pm.  The night class will meet on Monday & Wednesday at Thomas Jefferson High School from 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm.  Please see above for what class dates will be offered at each school.  The last day to register for a class will be Thursday, March 7th

     

    To register for a class, click the link below and complete the class registration form and return it to the Traffic Safety Office (located at Thomas Jefferson High School).  You can email your class registration form to klowe@fwps.org.   When you register for a class you will receive confirmation with the class details and how to get your permit.  

    Please call the Traffic Safety Office with any questions at 253-945-5731. 

      

     Class Registration Form

    (click link above to access registration form)

      

     

    Registration forms must be returned to the Traffic Safety Office located at Thomas Jefferson High School or you can email your registration to klowe@fwps.org.  Class registration is confirmed once payment is received.   Please do not mail registration forms or payments.   If you have any questions about the registration process please call the Traffic Safety Office at 253-945-5731.   Thank you!

     

Contact Us

  • Keith Wright, Coordinator

    kwright@fwps.org

     

    Traffic Safety Office is located at:

    Thomas Jefferson High School
    4248 S 288th Street
    Auburn, WA 9800

    253-945-5731 

     

    Email Class Registration forms to:   

    Kelly Lowe, Office Manager

    klowe@fwps.org

     

     

     

Traffic Safety - Upcoming Events

  • Knowledge Test Dates - Please arrive early due to limited seating.

    Remember to bring your permit (must have picture on permit or bring school ID as well) and a pencil.  You do not need to sign up to take the Knowledge Test, remember to arrive early due to limited seating.  Space is limited, seats are first come first serve. Please note the times below are when the testing will begin, there is no entry once testing has begun. 

    All phases of the Traffic Safety Program must be completed (Student must pass all phases) prior to any testing taking place.   The phases include the class portion and behind the wheel (drives).  Student will not be able to take the Knowledge test if there is a balance on their account. Your Driver's Ed tuition pays for two attempts of taking the Knowledge test, re-take exam fee for the third attempt is $20.00, must be paid prior to taking the test. This fee can be paid at your high school finance office or at the Traffic Safety office.   All payments must be paid prior to arriving to take the Knowledge Test, payments will not be accepted at the testing locations.   If you pay at the school please bring your receipt. Please contact the office at 253-945-5731 with any questions regarding this.   Thank you!

     

    Knowledge Testing will begin the first Friday in October with our normal school rotation, see schedule below. 

    Decatur High School - Friday, October 5th - 2:30PM - Room #503

    Thomas Jefferson High School - Friday, October 19th - 3:00PM - Little Theatre (entrance near the bus loop)

    Federal Way High School - Friday, October 26th - 2:30PM - Room#2417

    Decatur High School - Friday, November 2nd - 2:30PM - Room#503

    Thomas Jefferson High School - Friday, November 16th - 3:00PM - Little Theatre (entrance near the bus loop)

    Thomas Jefferson High School - Friday, November 30th - 3:00PM - Little Theatre (entrance near the bus loop)

    Decatur High School - Friday, December 7th - 2:30PM - Room#503

    Todd Beamer High School - Friday, December 14th - 2:30 PM - Room# Portable 4A Room change to 3A

    Thomas Jefferson High School  - Friday, December 21st - 3:00PM - Little Theatre (entrance near the bus loop)

    Todd Beamer High School - Friday, January 11th - 2:30 PM - Room # Portable 3A

    Thomas Jefferson High School - Friday, January 18th - 3:00 PM - Little Theatre (entrance near the bus loop)

    Federal Way High School - Friday, January 25th - 2:30 PM - Room #2417

    ****Todd Beamer - Friday, February 8th - 2:30 PM  - Room# Portable 3A - CANCELLED****

    Federal Way High School - Friday, February 22nd - 2:30 PM - Room #2417

    Decatur - Friday, March 1st - 2:30 PM - Room #503

    Todd Beamer - Friday, March 8th - 2:30 PM - Room #Portable 3A

    Thomas Jefferson - Friday, March 15th - 3:00 PM - Little Theatre (entrance near the bus loop)

    Thomas Jefferson - Friday, March 29th - 3:00 PM - Little Theatre (entrance near the bus loop)

    No Knowledge Test - Friday, April 5th

    Thomas Jefferson – Friday, April 19th - 3:00 PM - Little Theatre (entrance near the bus loop)

    Federal Way – Friday, April 26th - 2:30 PM - Room #2417

    Decatur – Friday, May 3rd - 2:30 PM - Room #503

    Todd Beamer – Friday, May 10th - 2:30 PM - Room #Portable 3A

    Thomas Jefferson – Friday, May 17th - 3:00 PM - Little Theatre (entrance near the bus loop)

    No Knowledge Test - Friday, May 24th

    Thomas Jefferson – Friday, May 31st - 3:00 PM - Little Theatre (entrance near the bus loop)

    Decatur – Friday, June 7th - 2:30 PM - Room #503

    Thomas Jefferson – Friday, June 21st - 3:00 PM - Little Theatre (entrance near the bus loop)