Drivers Ed.

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May 21 – June 14, 2018                   


Class Time:
2:30 – 4:30 pm, M/T/TH

1:30 – 3:30 pm, W

No class on Friday


A total of six (6) hours of driving, with the instructor must be scheduled, outside of class.    


Olympia High School, P-4


$460, sign up in the main office

Instructor:    Lem Elway  1-(360) 969-0456 or

Registrar:      Wendy Rae (360) 596-7010 or

Mandatory Parent/Student Night:

Tuesday May 22nd for our information night.  It will be at 6:00 pm in the OHS Library.
Special guest speaker will be the Thurston County Coroner.


FAQ’s and What’s Next?

  1. Must be 15 years old on or before the first day of class.

  2. To register for class, you simply need to make a payment.  You can do this either by coming into the office, paying over the phone with credit/debit card, or email and request the class fee  be assigned to pay via Skyward Family Access.

  3. The DOL Knowledge test is included in the course fee and will be entered electronically on the last day of the course. 

  4. The DOL Driving test is not included in our course fee.  (Other local driving schools that offer the driving portion of the test are 911 and Cascade.)


Before class begins:

  1. Pre-apply for your first Washington license by going to the Washington State Department of Licensing website  and click on the “Get a driver license” link.  Follow the prompts for “Steps to getting your first license”, “Instruction permits” and then scroll down to #3 “pre-apply online”. 


    (If you already have a Washington State ID, you do NOT need to do this.)


  2. Email your permit/confirmation number/State ID number to Mrs. Rae at

  3. On May 4th, we will submit the electronic waiver that verifies you are enrolled in an approved Driver’s Education class.

  4. Go into any DOL office, pay for your permit, and begin driving!


Questions?  Stop by and ask and/or call or email!