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Drivers Education

Drivers education classes are offered at Regis High School by Double Wing Driving LLC. Families are welcome to choose other drivers education providers.

Double Wing Driving LLC

Double Wing Driving LLC was created for the purpose of teaching Regis students only. It is taught by Mr. Bryant Brenner.

If you wish to enroll your son/daughter, please return the attached contract and payment.

(Please make checks payable to Double Wing Driving LLC)

Checks can be dropped off at Regis or mailed to:

Manager: Bryant Brenner
475 Oak Street
Mondovi, WI 54755

Helpful FAQs

How old do you have to be to enroll in driver’s education?
The classroom portion of driver’s education is valid for 13 months from the date the student completes the class. That means a student should be at least 14 years and 5 months of age to take the classroom portion of driver’s education.

What are the requirements for getting a Wisconsin driver’s permit?
If you are under the age of 18, you must be at least 15 years and 6 months of age.
Have an adult sponsor.
Have completed or be currently enrolled in an approved 30 hour driver education course.
Pass the permit test which can be taken with me at school.
Have their instructor signed permit slip when going to the DMV. The student will receive this from me when he/she passes the permit test (taken with me at the school), pays their fees, and reaches 15 years of age.
Have a behind-the-wheel training enrollment verification form from me.
The student must have a certified copy of their birth certificate from the county they were born and their SSN.
The cost for the permit at the DMV is $35.00.
The Wisconsin permit is valid for one year from the date it was issued. The permit can be renewed.

What are the restrictions for a student that holds a driver’s permit?
Your child may drive only when they are accompanied by a person with two years of driving experience who holds a valid regular license and who sits in the front passenger seat and is one of the following:
  • A qualified instructor 19 years or older (Up to three others may ride along if the car is equipped with dual controls)
  • A parent, guardian, or spouse 19 years or older (Your immediate family members may ride along in the back seat)
  • A person 21 or older (If you are under 18, the person must be designated in writing by your parent or guardian prior to accompanying you while driving a vehicle)

When do you start the behind-the-wheel portion of the program?
B-T-W training with an instructor starts once the student has the WI issued driver’s permit. Each student needs to schedule driving and observation times with the driving school. B-T-W training needs to be taught over a minimum of 21 days. At this time, the student should start to complete and log a minimum of 30 (10 of which must be at night) practice driving hours with a parent/guardian. You must start your B-T-W training with me within 60 days of getting your permit.

What are the requirements to receive a probationary license for drivers under the age of 18?
The student must hold a driver’s permit for at least 6 months without any traffic violations.
The student must be at least 16.
The student must have certification from the driving instructor that both classroom and behind-the-wheel requirements have been successfully completed.
The student must have logged and completed a minimum of 30 practice driving hours with a parent/guardian.
The student must have an adult sponsor.
The student must pass the DMV road skills test.
The cost at the DMV for a license and road test are $43.00.

What will it cost me from start to finish?
$340 for driver’s education ($100 for online classroom and $240 for B-T-W training)
$35 fee to the the permit at the DMV.
$43 fee to take the behind-the-wheel test at the DMV.
Total Cost = $418

Testimonials

Marianne Callaghan, Regis Parent
"It is so well worth it for us to sacrifice financially for our kids to come here because honestly, we don't feel like it is a sacrifice. We feel like it is an investment in their future."
- Marianne Callaghan, Regis Parent
Fr. Derek Sakowski, Dean
"We are able to engage at every level of the human person every single day, in every classroom, and in every subject. That's something that you can't put a price tag on."
- Fr. Derek Sakowski, Dean
Shaughnessy Murphy, Class of 2002
"The Regis motto, "Learning Today, Leading Tomorrow", couldn't be more true. The foundation for my successes today were first forged in the classroom and athletic programs at Regis."
- Shaughnessy Murphy, Class of 2002
Griffin Johnson, Class of 2020
"With a small school like we have, it really gives more of an opportunity to participate in a variety of co-curricular activities and sports, which really enchances my experience here at Regis."
- Griffin Johnson, Class of 2020
Erika Galewski, Teacher
"Teaching is my vocation and I feel God calling me to teach. Having the strong faith-based education that we provide is something I think is very important for students to have at all age levels and all grade levels."
- Erika Galewski, Teacher
Elizabeth Cerny, Regis Parent
"Regis Catholic Schools helps nurture each child's hopes and dreams and teaches them how to care for others and grow in their own faith. The teachers challenge their intellect by allowing them to fail and prasing them when they grow and learn how to accomplish what they didn't think was possible."
- Elizabeth Cerny, Regis Parent
John Mulligan, Class of 1983
"The values I learned at Regis carry over for your entire life; values like treating people respectfully and working hard to achieve your goals. These are values that lead to success in life."
- John Mulligan, Class of 1983
Michele Seeman, Regis Parent
"There is a level of comfort here that we can't get at the public schools. We believe the staff and other parents hold the same basic values that we do, which is important. Additionally, we feel that Regis Catholic Schools is the best option for preparing our children for the future."
- Michele Seeman, Regis Parent
Mike Andrews, Regis Parent
"We just feel at home and so do our kids. Regis is a great place to be and it's where our family wants to be."
- Mike Andrews, Regis Parent
Grace Kristo, Class of 2020
"I feel like the focus on service and helping others has helped me grow as an individual and the class sizes have given me an opportunity to learn more than I could at a public school."
- Grace Kristo, Class of 2020

Learning Today, Leading Tomorrow

Regis Catholic Schools is dedicated to educating students of all faiths in a Catholic, Christ-centered environment. We are united by Our Core Values of Living Faith, Accepting Responsibility, Promoting Teamwork, Achieving Excellence, and Inspiring Leadership.