SVHS Drivers Ed Course (03.13.19)

Date: March 7, 2019


Attention Parents and Guardians;


Below is information regarding the Driver’s Education Course 5573.

  • Start Date: March 13th, 2019
  • Open to all grade 11 and 12 students
  • Hours of Classroom Instruction: 34
  • Hours of In-Car Instruction: 16
    • 8 hours behind-the-wheel training
    • 8 hours observation
    • Continued into summer if needed- instructor will arrange
  • All classes will be held on Wednesdays from 1:30 to 3:30 pm at SVHS
  • Vision Test: April 3rd, 2019 (administered in class by the instructor)
  • Parent meeting: March 20th, 2019 at 1:00 at SVHS- question and answer period
  • Instructor- Mr. Calistus Ekenna


Driver’s Education Course

  • Main focus is to help new drivers become safe and skilled drivers for life (not passing the road test which occurs 9+ months later)
  • Knowledge Test (Learners)
    • Test based on the Driver’s Handbook
    • April 10th at 1:30-3:30pm
  • 2 classroom Tests
    • Based on both the textbook and classroom content
  • Assignments
    • Based on textbook readings
  • Participation
    • Come with a pen and paper
    • Active participation is expected in activities and discussions


If you have any questions, please contact the school. Our high school local number is toll free at 1-877-300-9375 or local at 204-729-2770.


Thank you,


Mr. Kevin Nabess, Principal

Sioux Valley High School