Traffic Safety

Driver’s Ed Class Information

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    Please check Knowledge test dates under Upcoming Events listed below.

     

     

     The Traffic Safety Office is located at

     Thomas Jefferson High School

    4248 S. 288th Street

    Auburn, WA  98001

    Office #253-945-5731  

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

     On Knowledge test dates our office is open from 11:00 AM- 1:00 PM 

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

     

    (Knowledge Test dates are listed below under Upcoming Events)

     

    Summer Drivers Ed Class   

     

     

    SUMMER DRIVER'S ED CLASS SCHEDULE

     

    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.  The Summer Driver's Ed session is an accelerated Class.  Summer classes meet (4) days of week, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday.  Scholars will be required to do the same amount of academic work in a four-week time period as they do in a nine and half week time period during the school year.  Scholars will be required to be self-motivated during the Summer course.   Behind the wheel drives are completed outside of the classroom hours.  The last day to register for a summer class will be Thursday, June 20th.

      

    ALL SUMMER CLASSE ARE FULL!  

     

    Summer Class Dates - Monday, June 24th - July 23rd

    (No class on July 4th or July 5th) 

    Summer Classes will be held Thomas Jefferson High School

     Morning Class - 8:00 AM -10:00 AM  - CLASS IS FULL!

    Evening Class - 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM - CLASS IS FULL!

     

     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. 

     

    SUMMER CLASS REGISTRATION FORM 

    CLICK LINK BELOW TO ACCESS REGISTRATION FORM

       Summer Drivers Ed Class 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

  • ***NEW DATES  FOR THE KNOWLEDGE TEST - PLEASE SEE BELOW***

    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 Theater (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 Theater (entrance near the bus loop)

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

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

    ***No Knowledge Test - Friday, April 5th***

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

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

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

    Todd Beamer – Tuesday, May 7th - 2:30 PM - Room #Portable 3A 

    Thomas Jefferson - Tuesday, May 14th - 3:00 PM - Little Theater (entrance near the bus loop)

    Decatur – Tuesday, June 4th  - 2:30 PM - Room #503

    ****Thomas Jefferson - Wednesday, June 12th - 3:00 PM - CANCELLED****

    Thomas Jefferson - Thursday, June 27th - 9:00 AM - Little Theater (entrance near the bus loop)

    Thomas Jefferson -  Tuesday, July 9th - 9:00 AM - Little Theater (entrance near the bus loop)

    Thomas Jefferson - Monday, July 29th - 9:00 AM - Little Theater (entrance near the bus loop)

    Thomas Jefferson - Tuesday, July 30th - 9:00 AM - Little Theater (entrance near the bus loop)