At Sterling Driving School in Santa Cruz County, CA we pride ourselves on providing our customers with quality and service that surpasses other driving programs in Santa Cruz County. Our goal is to prepare students to become safe drivers. On today's aggressive roadways, students need training and experience to help them develop fundamental skills that will become good driving habits.
Safety is our number one goal. We drive on the same roads as our students and don't want to push someone through programming just to satisfy their desire to get a license. We believe it is essential to work together with parents / guardians to give teens practice and real life experiences. Everyone has different needs and we work to provide each student with an individualized approach to driving instruction. We are committed to treating everyone with respect and honesty, giving quality customer service from the first contact through the final testing process.
Driving School — Driving Test in Soquel, CA


Sterling Driving School strives to provide personalized, quality driver education programming to all students. We believe that driver education, combined with supportive parents / guardians, provides the fundamental basis that young people need to become responsible and safe drivers.


  • Licensed and approved by the State of California Department of Motor Vehicles
  • DMV License No. E4704
  • Bonded and Insured
  • All instructors have undergone thorough background checks and have been approved and licensed by the California DMV
Our experience could not have been better! Alan and Stewart are fantastic to work with and immediately put this mom of a new driver at ease. Stewart made my daughter feel confident and comfortable behind the wheel and she learned a lot & passed her test on the first try. Stewart went above and beyond to squeeze in her last lesson after we had to reschedule her test at the last minute. Alan and Stewart exemplify excellent customer service and I would highly recommend them to teach any new driver out there!
- Nathalie M