There are always many questions when it comes to getting your drivers license. Here's some of the common questions we receive from both students and parents.
15-18 years of age.
15 years old
We accept cash or check and you may pay however you choose. You can also pay by credit card (go to registration page). Most people pay the full amount, but we can work with you on a payment plan. Full payment must be received before the student is issued their Permit Application.
Online Course & Driving = $400.00 for online course, behind the wheel and observation.
Online Course ONLY = $100.
Classroom Course & Driving = $400.00 per student for the complete class.
Classroom Course ONLY = $200.00
Behind-the-Wheel ONLY = $300.00 (6 hours of driving and 6 hours of observation)
Single driving lesson = $50
Non-Cancellation fee = $50 if lesson is not cancelled 24 hours prior to scheduled start time.
- 30 hours of classroom course work (15 days at 2 hours per day)
-30 hours of online course work (max. 90 days to complete)
- 12 hours of vehicle time (6/6). We take 2 students at a time 6 times at 2 hours each time, so each student gets to drive for 1 hour and observe for 1 hour.
Obtain a letter from the school on school letterhead with class dates. Bring that letter to us , sign a contract and remit a $300 payment or $50 per driving lesson. The Permit Application will be issued by DRIVING STARS LLC. Then they can begin their driving instruction.
We take 2 students out a time, 6 days @ 2 hours each time so each student drives for 1 hour and observes for 1 hour.
$50 for a 45 minute driving lesson.
Driving Stars instructors will create the class schedule and email to each student/family at the latest 1 month before the first class. Our general schedule during the school year is Wednesday evenings, Saturday mornings, and Sunday afternoons. If there is other days available we may hold a class. During the summer classes are generally in the mornings Monday-Friday. All classes are subject to change. All class are held at the Tomah High School in the Math Lab, unless otherwise informed of a change. Please do NOT contact the Tomah High School about any driver's education related topics.
Please enroll your son or daughter using the Driving Stars website on the Class Registration Page. Please contact Mike with any questions or concerns (608-387-6177).
First name, middle name and last name (must match the birth certificate or passport), street & city address, phone number, back-up phone number, date of birth.
No, do not go to the DMV before your classroom course, we will take the permit test @ Driving Stars.
Yes, if you take the Classroom Course!
If you take the online class students will take the permit test at the DMV.
Yes, to receive your permit following the test, and to take your driving test.
Student’s Birth Certificate, plus student’s Social Security card plus the 3001 Permit Application form from Driving Stars, LLC and a 3rd form of identification, i.e. Passport or parents drivers license.
No appointment accepted. You just do a walk in.
12 months with renewals available.
Contact Mike 608-387-6177 or firstname.lastname@example.org and let him know you have your permit. Ryan will then provide you with details on how to schedule your driving lessons.
After you receive your permit, you can begin driving immediately and can begin to schedule your lesson with an instructor. When you schedule your times you will need to look at the schedule on the Schedule to Drive page. On that page you will look for available times that say OPEN. When you find an OPEN time please send an email to so you can add you to the schedule. When you schedule please provide your name, date/time, and your phone number.
We suggest that you schedule 1 driving lesson per/month but you can do up to 2 lessons per/month if you would like to complete your lessons sooner or were not able to drive a during one of the month.
You will be reminded to always bring your Permit with you, wear decent shoes, (no flip-flops, sandals, etc).
You may text or call instructors.
Check for availability/OPEN times for driving on the Schedule to Drive page on this website before scheduling a lesson.
Because you will be working directly with the instructor you schedule with for your driving schedule, and ALSO you must give a 24-hour notice if you must cancel a behind-the-wheel lesson (to avoid a $50 penalty). The instructor’s name and contact information is on this website if you forget.
Within 60 of the day you received your permit.
6 months from the day they get their Permit.
You can go on line 11 weeks before eligible to take the driving test at the DMV. www.dot.wisconsin.gov/drivers/drivers/schedule.htm
The completion certification you receive the last day of driving at Driving Stars, LLC, student’s permit, students birth certificate, and students social security card.
A copy will be issued for a fee.
Tomah, WI & Mauston, WI