Bill kennedy’s drive-right school of wichita

Drivers Ed tuition payment plan available

Kennedy Drivers Ed classes Wichita Kansas has the lowest tuition –  $360 or 2 payments of $180 each – (this includes coupon and fuel surcharge)
Drivers Education Wichita Accepts Visa, MasterCard, Discover. Check or Cash. (exact amount only) 
No need to clip the coupon, just call to enroll and tell us you saw it on our Wichita Drivers Ed website.

FAX 785-271-2409 bk@kennedydrivered.com

 

Class schedule

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Class size is limited

 

2018

Jan 6 || SAT || 8am-5pm

Jan 20 || SAT || 8am-5pm

Feb 3 || SAT || 8am-5pm

Feb 17 || SAT || 8am-5pm

March 3 || SAT || 8am-5pm

March 17 || SAT || 8am-5pm

March 31 || SAT || 8am-5pm

April 14 || SAT || 8am-5pm

April 28 || SAT || 8am-5pm

May 12 || SAT || 8am-5pm

May 26 || SAT || 8am-5pm

June 7 || THU || 8am-5pm

June 16 || SAT || 8am-5pm

June 28 || THU || 8am-5pm

July 7 || SAT || 8am-5pm

July 19 || THU || 8am-5pm

July 28 || SAT || 8am-5pm

Aug 9 || THU || 8am-5pm

Aug 18 || SAT || 8am-5pm

Sep 1 || SAT || 8am-5pm

Sep 15 || SAT || 8am-5pm

Sep 29 || SAT || 8am-5pm

Oct 13 || SAT || 8am-5pm

Oct 27 || SAT || 8am-5pm

Nov 10 || SAT || 8am-5pm

Nov 17 || SAT || 8am-5pm

Dec 1 || SAT || 8am-5pm

Dec 15 || SAT || 8am-5pm

 

 

WELCOME

The Kennedy Drive-Right School is the Professional driving school in Wichita. We have trained over 10,000 teens and adults since 1996. We offer 25 drivers ed classes each year that focus on driving instruction for beginning drivers, defensive driving, and eliminating drivers distractions (cell phone, texting, vision, peer pressure, etc.).

 

This Kennedy Driving School is Licensed by the Kansas Department of Education.

 

pROFESSIONAL LOCATION

The Kennedy Driving-Right School is located in the North Rock Business Park. (across from Sam’s) 3450 N. Rock Rd, Bld. 600, door #603 in conference room.  Get Directions

 

ONLY Open during our driver ed classes Wichita, KS.

Serving Wichita since 1996

pROFESSIONAL Approach

  • Our drivers ed instructors have a combed total of over 80 years educational teaching experience.
  • Our only objective is to provide driver ed instruction for beginning drivers with emphasis on basic driving skills and maneuvers, as well as defensive driving fundamentals while eliminating unnecessary driving distractions (cell phone, texting, peer pressure, etc).

Kennedy drivers education wichita – Professional services

  • Individual, one-on-one driving instruction
  • convenient, “door-to-door” service in Wichita 
  • Flexible driving schedule
  • Give your beginning driver the professional, step-by-step driving lessons in Wichita they deserve :
    • 22 hours of professional instruction
      • 14 hours of basic drivers ed academic classes and in-car training, as follows :
        • 8 hours driving school academic class
        • 6 hours in-car, drivers ed instruction
        • PLUS – 8 hour (optional) “AAA” Driver Improvement Program (D.I.P). FREE for the students completing our 14 hour driver ed classes. Guarantees an insurance discount (by KS. INS. Dept.) This D.I.P. course also satisfies Wichita’s “Driver Awareness Program” for traffic offenders (cost $100.00 No Refunds).

 


 

 

Drive-Right school of wichita – Professional ownership

Bill Kennedy – owner

 

  • Undergraduate degree from Kansas State University (Secondary Education)
  • Graduate degree from Washburn University (Masters in Education)
  • Over 30 years teaching experience
  • Kennedy Driving School KS 24 years
  • Teaching certificate issued by the State of Kansas

 


Driving school policies & procedures

Drivers ed course ELIGIBILITY 

  • “Minimum requirements, KS. M.V.D. age to drive.” Any person 14 years or older.
  • Notice – English Requirement
    • Because of the nature and risk associated with driving a motor vehicle and consistent with the requirements of the Kansas Driver’s License Bureau, Kennedy Driving Schools require that each student must demonstrate adequate proficiency in speaking and understanding English before any academic classroom or behind-the-wheel driving instruction can be provided. If English proficiency is a concern, please call our office to discuss the situation before submitting a registration or any payments (refer to our refund policy).

 

Drivers ed course length

  • The length of time each student needs to complete the course depends upon their flexibility to schedule the academic class and the driving lessons.

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Class size is limited

 

2018

Jan 6 || SAT || 8am-5pm

Jan 20 || SAT || 8am-5pm

Feb 3 || SAT || 8am-5pm

Feb 17 || SAT || 8am-5pm

March 3 || SAT || 8am-5pm

March 17 || SAT || 8am-5pm

March 31 || SAT || 8am-5pm

April 14 || SAT || 8am-5pm

April 28 || SAT || 8am-5pm

May 12 || SAT || 8am-5pm

May 26 || SAT || 8am-5pm

June 7 || THU || 8am-5pm

June 16 || SAT || 8am-5pm

June 28 || THU || 8am-5pm

July 7 || SAT || 8am-5pm

July 19 || THU || 8am-5pm

July 28 || SAT || 8am-5pm

Aug 9 || THU || 8am-5pm

Aug 18 || SAT || 8am-5pm

Sep 1 || SAT || 8am-5pm

Sep 15 || SAT || 8am-5pm

Sep 29 || SAT || 8am-5pm

Oct 13 || SAT || 8am-5pm

Oct 27 || SAT || 8am-5pm

Nov 10 || SAT || 8am-5pm

Nov 17 || SAT || 8am-5pm

Dec 1 || SAT || 8am-5pm

Dec 15 || SAT || 8am-5pm

 

  • Each driving school classroom session will be scheduled for a total of 8 hours. There is limited enrollment. The classes are offered January through December of each year. Students have 12 months to complete the entire 14 hour course (contract agreement).

 

Required – some medical questions related to driving – M.V.D.

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Medical Questions/ETC

These are the questions required by the Kansas Motor Vehicle Department to be filled out in class by the student. If the student is a minor, review the questions with your parent(s) or legal guardian(s). Questions, call our office.

 

Medical, Vision and License Questions:

 

Yes/No      1. Are you a resident of Kansas?

Yes/No      2. In the last 6 months, have you attempted and failed any testing 4 times at a KS Driver’s License Exam Station? If yes, when? (approximately)

Yes/No      3. Do you have any physical limitations that may require car modifications? (knob, other attachments) If yes, describe.

Yes/No      4. Do you currently have any physical, medical, vision or mental condition(s) that could make it difficult to operate a motor vehicle safely? If yes, name condition(s)

Yes/No      5. Have you suffered a seizure in the last six months? If yes, describe type and date.

Yes/No      6. Are you currently enrolled in drug rehabilitation or habitual user of drugs or alcohol? If yes, describe.

Yes/No      7. Do you have a current Kansas driver’s license (this includes an instruction permit)? If yes, License or Permit Number.

Yes/No      8. Is your license/permit now or has it been suspended, restricted, revoked in Kansas or any other state? If yes, date: reason:

Yes/No      9. Has your license/permit been surrendered due to the refusal or failure of a chemical test for drugs/alcohol? If yes, describe.

Yes/No      10. Is your license/permit suspended/canceled/revoked by any court pending review? If yes, describe.

Yes/No      11. Are you lawfully present in the United States?

Yes/No      12. Do you need Vision Correction? If no, give last date vision was checked.

 


driver ed academic Expectations

  • Each driving school student will be required to pass the written post-test with a score of 90% or above.  The questions on the post-test will come from materials presented during the academic 8 hour classroom session.

 

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driver ed academic classroom curriculum

  1. Written pre-test

  2. Defensive driving philosophies
  3. Signs, signals and markings
  4. Other rules and regulations
  5. City and residential driving
    a. Maneuvers and procedures
  6. Night driving
  7. Adverse driving conditions
  8. Highway and freeway driving
  9. Special driving situations
  10. Alcohol and driving
  11. Written post-test
    a. Test covering material included in classroom curriculum (2-10 above)

 

 

 

in-car driving expectations

 

Each student must successfully complete all the in-car driving fundamentals, skill, and maneuvers to the instructor’s satisfaction. 

 

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Kennedy Driving School of Wichita Behind-the-Wheel Expectations

The times for the  driving lessons will be agreed upon between the driving instructor and the student. The teaching will be one-on-one and the student will be picked up at their home and returned to their home or any destination of their choice (within the city limits of Wichita). The driving (behind-the-wheel) course will consist of six 60-minute periods. If a student needs to cancel a driving lesson, it must be done by contacting the instructor at least twelve (12) hours before the lesson, or a twenty ($20.00) dollar cancellation fee will be charged (per the contract).  The student will be expected to successfully pass the behind-the-wheel driving competencies to the teacher’s satisfaction. There is no guarantee that the student will pass this drivers ed course. A Kansas Driver’s License is issue by the KS. Div of Motor Vehicles.

 


Kennedy Driving School Behind-the-Wheel Curriculum

Lesson 1: Light Residential Driving

Competencies: Pre-driving procedure
Steering, signaling, mirrors
Centering, speed control
Defensive driving strategies
Lesson 2: City Traffic (right turns)
Competencies: Right turns at red lights
Following distance rules
Centering (4-lane street)
Defensive driving strategies
 

Lesson 3: City Traffic (one way)

Competencies: Turns onto the nearest correct lane
Lane changing procedures
Right turn signal procedure
Defensive driving strategies
 

Lesson 4: City Traffic (left turns/parking)

Competencies: Left turns (solid/green/arrow)
Parking (angle, perpendicular)
Backing (right/left/straight)
Defensive driving strategies
 

Lesson 5: Highway Driving

Competencies: Getting on/off
Passing procedures
Centering and speed control
Defensive driving strategies
 

Lesson 6: Reviews and Repetition

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