Under Connecticut law, students attending a driving school class must be at least 16 years of age. A student does not need a learner’s permit to attend a class, but must have a permit to schedule driving lessons. Teen classes are for 16 and 17 year old students, adult classes are for students who are 18 years of age or older. If you are not sure about the process to get a license, please click on the “Get Your License” header on this page.
Fox Driving School Offsite Testing
Fox Driving School, LLC offers road tests at our location at 67 West Main Street, Clinton. Per DMV rules this service is restricted to students who are 16 to 21 years old on test day. For offsite tests, a DMV agent comes to our location and administers a road test in our vehicle. Testing starts at 8AM and is usually completed by 1PM. The DMV requires a minimum of 13 and a maximum of 18 students on test day. Tests usually last 15-20 minutes, and involve driving around Clinton and surrounding areas demonstrating safe driving and various skills. When the student completes the test they will be given the results by the agent. The student will then have to go to the Old Saybrook DMV a minimum of two days later to obtain the actual license. If a student does not pass the test, he/she must go to the Old Saybrook DMV to pay a $40 fee before being eligible to sign up for a new road test. Off-site testing is done by the DMV on weekdays, and is considered an excused absence from school. Fox Driving School students have a 95% pass rate testing at our location.
Per DMV rules, students who wish to take their test at Fox Driving School, LLC, must have completed a minimum of a two-hour driving lesson with us to be eligible for offsite testing. If a student has previously completed at least two hours of in-car training with Fox Driving School, LLC, the fee for testing with us is $100, which is non-refundable. If the student has not done driving lessons with Fox Driving School, LLC, they must first complete a two hour lesson for $120. Students interested in our offsite testing program can call Mrs. Remetta at (860) 391-2775, or just speak with the instructor if they are attending an upcoming class.
The 2017-2018 offsite test schedule at Fox Driving School, LLC, is:
Wednesday, November 29th, 2017
Tuesday, January 16th, 2018
Wednesday, March 14th, 2018
Tuesday, May 15th, 2018
Tuesday, July 17th, 2018
Tuesday, September 18th, 2018
Thursday, November 15th, 2018
30 Hour Teen Classes
Due to recent changes in DMV policy regarding makeup classes (which makes makeup classes difficult to complete), Fox Driving School, LLC will not be offering a 30 Hour Teen Class for the foreseeable future.
8 Hour Teen Classes
The 8-hour Teen Drug and Alcohol Class (for students 16 and 17 years of age) consists of four two-hour classes, completed on two Saturdays in a row at our location in the new building at 67 West Main Street, Clinton (across from the old Friendly’s). The price for the class is $150. One-on-one behind the wheel lessons can be added for $120 per 2 hour lesson. Fox Driving School, LLC offers road tests for teens right at our driving school in Clinton.
The December 8-Hour Teen Class will start Saturday, December 2nd, 2017. Class 1 will be on December 2nd from 10AM -12PM, and class 2 will follow immediately after a 15-minute break and go from 12:15PM-2:15PM. Class 3 will be on Saturday, December 9th from 10AM-12PM, and class 4 will follow immediately after a 15-minute break and go from 12:15PM-2:15PM. PLEASE NOTE: A parent or legal guardian must attend class 1 with the student. Sign up now!
The 8-Hour Adult Drug and Alcohol Class (for students 18 years of age and over) consists of two 4-hour classes at our location in the brand-new building at 67 West Main Street, Clinton (across from the old Friendly’s). Classes are on two consecutive Saturdays from 9AM-1PM. The price for the class is $150. One-on-one behind the wheel lessons can be added for $120 per 2 hour lesson. 18 and 19 year old students are eligible to take their road test right at our classroom in Clinton (see above).
The November 8-Hour Adult Class will start Saturday, November 18th, 2017. The first half will be on Saturday, November 18th from 9AM – 1PM. The second half will be on Saturday, November 25th from 9AM – 1PM. Sign up now!
The December 8-Hour Adult Class will start Saturday, December 16th, 2017. The first half will be on Saturday, December 16th from 9AM – 1PM. The second half will be on Saturday, December 23rd from 9AM – 1PM. Sign up now!
Fox Driving School, LLC provides driver training for students looking to improve their driving ability. Our team of DMV-certified advanced driving instructors has thousands of hours of experience teaching students how to drive safely. During a driving lesson the student will learn how to back-in park, perform a three-point turn, get on and off the highway, or anything else the student would like to work on. Our lessons are two hours in length. To sign up for a behind the wheel lesson, click the “sign up now” button below. Please enter your information and select the two hour driving lesson option at the bottom of the class drop-down menu. After you submit the form a member of our staff will contact you to pick a date and time for the lesson. The price per two-hour lesson is $120. Payment can be made online via Paypal, or by cash or check at the beginning of the lesson. Sign up now!