I Drive Smart (Ages 15+)
I Drive Smart is a driver’s training program for new drivers who want to learn the rules of the road and gain first hand behind-the-wheel driving experience from active duty and retired police officers. I Drive Smart is the only driver education company in the region where 100% of the material and behind-the-wheel training is taught by active duty and retired police officers. I Drive Smart participants will learn life-saving information through interactive classes, one-on-one approaches, and by listening to first hand experience from the instructors. The hands-on activities of this course will excite and inspire campers to be safe and responsible drivers for life.
Registration for I Drive Smart must be completed by accessing the company’s direct website. Please click here to access the website for I Drive Smart to register or learn more about the program.
* Please note, to successfully register for I Drive Smart you must complete registration with I Drive Smart and Sidwell Summer. The Sidwell Summer Registration form has no cost associated with it; the form simply asks for emergency and medical information.
Location: 3825 Wisconsin Avenue NW, Washington D.C. 20016
|Session 1A (Morning)||June 12 – 23 (2-week session)|
|Session 1B (Afternoon)||June 12 – 23 (2-week session)|
|Session 2:||July 10 – 21 (2-week session)|
|Session 3:||August 7 – 18 (2-week session)|
|Session 1A||10:00AM-1:15PM, Mon – Fri|
|Session 1B||2:00PM-5:15PM, Mon – Fri|
|Session 2||4:00PM-7:15PM, Mon – Fri|
|Session 3||4:00PM-7:15PM, Mon – Fri|
|All Sessions||$629 (with 3 in-car sessions) / $779 (with 4 in-car sessions) *Reach out to I Drive Smart for more specific info on fees|
The fee for all sessions includes materials, driving class instruction, and behind-the-wheel training.
This course consists of 36 classroom periods with each period consisting of a minimum of 50 minutes. This course also includes in-car instruction which consists of 14 periods of instruction. 7 of the in-car instruction hours must be completed by the student actually driving and the other 7 must be completed by observing another student driver.
- A Backpack (for transporting snack/ course materials)
- Comfortable Shoes
- Comfortable Clothing
Drop Off: Ten minutes before start of program.
Pick Up: All participants must be picked up within 15 minutes of the program’s end time to avoid a late fee.
Participants arriving by car should be dropped off in the parking garage on the corner of Wisconsin Ave. and Rodman Street 10 minutes before the start of their program. Parking spaces are available in the parking garage if you would like to park and walk your child the proper meeting location.
Participants should be picked up in the parking garage.