Drivers Ed

Department Head: Rob Schader

Addison Trail Driver Education Department

The goal of the Addison Trail Driver Education Department is to teach students the fundamentals of driving, while also preparing them with the knowledge needed to understand the basic rules of the road and the ability to apply them to everyday driving.  The school provides the driver education course to all eligible students that reside within the district (whether enrolled in the school or not) between the ages of 15 and 21 who request such course.  

Chapters Covered:

Chapter 1: You are the Driver
Chapter 2: Signs, Signals, and Roadway Markings
Chapter 3: Basic Vehicle Operation
Chapter 4: Performing Basic Maneuvers
Chapter 5: I.P.D.E. Process
Chapter 6: Effects of Driver Condition
Chapter 7: Alcohol, Other Drugs, and Driving
Chapter 8: Managing Distractions
Chapter 9: Nature Laws and Car Control
Chapter 10: Negotiating Intersections
Chapter 11: Sharing the Roadway
Chapter 12: Driving in Adverse Conditions
Chapter 13: Handling Emergencies
Chapter 14: City Traffic
Chapter 16: Driving on Highways

Practice Permit Test

Rules of the Road

Reglas De La Calle

Name Phone Schedule Contact
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Shannon Giertz
(630) 628-3329 View Shannon Giertz schedule Contact Shannon Giertz
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Kallie Haney
(630) 458-4278 View Kallie Haney schedule Contact Kallie Haney
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Jennifer Schulmeister
(630) 458-4272 View Jennifer Schulmeister schedule Contact Jennifer Schulmeister
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Tiffany Stone
(630) 458-8278 View Tiffany Stone schedule Contact Tiffany Stone