School driving permits are available on a limited basis to students who meet all of the following criteria:
The student is in grades 9-12 in middle or high school.
The student resides one mile or more from the school (Code of Iowa, 321.194).
The student has successfully completed a certified driver’s education program.
The student has had a student learner’s permit for at least six (6) months.
The student must purchase a hang tag from the school they are attending for parking privileges.
Conditions set by the DOT and DOE are met.
Additional district requirements include:
The district may deny requests if adequate parking is not available at the high school.
The District will pursue appropriate action for students who abuse their driving privileges on school sites or at school activities and encourage the local authorities to provide strict legal enforcement of the restrictions on student licenses.
The application process includes the following steps:
Ankeny Community Schools is unified in its commitment, passion, and vision so every learner is prepared to achieve a lifetime of personal success.
Ankeny Community School District does not discriminate based on race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, gender identity, age, disability, marital status, sexual orientation, physical attributes, physical or mental ability or disability, ancestry, political party preference, military affiliation, socioeconomic status, or familial status. Inquiries or grievances may be directed to Jenifer Owenson, Chief Human Resources Officer, 306 SW School Street, P.O. Box 189, Ankeny, IA, 50021-0189, (515) 965-9600, firstname.lastname@example.org; or to the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunities Commission, 500 West Madison Street, Suite 2000, Chicago, IL 60661.