Driver's Education includes all the state requirements needed under the current laws. Minimum age is 15 and must be completed within 9 months.
Course Cost: $400
DPS fee: $16 (18 & under) $33 (over 18 yrs)
Schedule2drive.com fee: $10
32 Hours of Classroom Instruction-2 hours per day for 16 days 7 Sessions of In-Car Instruction (with our state certified instructors in our car) DPS written permit test (administered at our facility after Day 3 of class)
Other possible fees:
DE-964 replacement: $20
No show fee: $40
Re-contract fee $100
extra driving lessons $50 per hour
We administer the DPS permit test in our facility after day 3. If student is paid in full and passes the permit test, student receives a permit certificate from our office to submit to DPS in order to obtain a learners permit.
Driving instruction with our state approved instructors begins after
1. student passes DPS written permit test
2. is paid in full and turned in the contract to our office
3. receives permit certificate (DE-964) from our office. Permit certificate may be picked up from our office during our current business hours.
4. is issued learners permit from DPS. Student must make an appointment with DPS to have permit issued (see instructions in the Texas Laws tab)
5. registers on schedule2drive.com and pays the $10 fee to schedule driving appointments.
Parents must practice with the student after each driving instruction with us.
Students under 18 years of age, must hold permit for 6 months and complete drivers education before eligible to test for a drivers license. If over 18, students are eligible to test for drivers license upon completion and passing of the course. If a student turns 18 during the course, the permit must be renewed in order to complete the course.
6 Hour state approved Drug & Alcohol Awareness Course
State Certified 6 hour course on Drug and Alcohol Awareness Program is 2 hours per day for three days. If your insurance company gives an extra discount for this course, you may purchase the certificate from our office for $20.
Our school is a member of Schedule2Drive online scheduling system to provide students and their parents an easy and convenient way to schedule driving lessons. Schedules are posted every other Sunday after 8 pm. Students must schedule all 7 lessons at least 7 days apart with the same Instructor and must be completed within 9 months from first day of classroom.
As of Sept 1, 2013, per the State of Texas, PARENTS must complete 30 hours of practice driving with their child. At least 10 hours must be at night. Practice hours must be done in between driving instruction with our school. Students will not be allowed to schedule if not practicing at home.
The student CANNOT receive completion papers or schedule their DPS test until we have proof of their completed hours. Parent driving hours must be entered in Schedule2drive account before student's 7th driving lesson with Judson Driving School.
If a student started classroom March 1, 2020 to current, he/she has 9 months from the first day of classroom to complete Drivers Education to avoid $100 re-contract fee.
32 classroom hours and 7 driving sessions MUST be completed before requesting completion certificate. Please allow at least 72 business hours after submitting request.
We are "Judson Driving School" (since 1983) and do not hold classes anywhere except at our location 103 S. Seguin Road across from River City Gymnastics and Cheerleading.