Arcade Drivers School
Driving School Association of the Americas

About Us Established in 1950, Arcade is Wisconsin's 1st Driving School

A Leader in Driver Education

Arcade Drivers School is Wisconsin's first family owned and operated driving school and source of both teen and adult driver education giving high quality driving instruction in Milwaukee and surrounding areas at a great price for over 60 years.

For teens under the age of 18, we offer the Temporary Instruction Permit Test at all our Milwaukee and area locations!


To obtain an original (first) Class D instruction permit, you must fulfill the following requirements::

  • Be at least 15 years and 6 months of age.
  • Provide proof of U.S. citizenship, legal permanent resident status, conditional resident status or temporary visitor status.
  • Provide proof of name and date of birth.
  • Provide proof of identity.
  • Provide proof of Wisconsin residency if you are 18 years of age or older.
  • Provide your Social Security number (you can fulfill your proof of identity requirement by presenting your Social Security card).
  • If under 18 years old, you must be enrolled in a certified driver education program. Your license application MV3001 must be signed by the instructor in the proper certification area and your first behind-the-wheel lesson must be conducted within 60 days of the issuance of your permit. Subsequently, if you wish to renew your permit, you must provide proof that you completed your driver education program.
  • If under 18 years old, you must have the signature of a parent, step-parent, or other adult sponsor, or file proof of insurance under certain conditions.
  • If under 18 years old, you must be enrolled in a school program or high school equivalency program, have graduated from high school or have been granted a declaration of high school graduation equivalency, or be enrolled in a home-based private education program, and not be a habitual truant.
  • Pass the appropriate knowledge tests, sign and vision tests.
  • Pay the appropriate driver licensing fees.
  • Complete an application for a license - form MV3001

Adult Beginners

For adults 18 and older, we offer PRIVATE driving instruction that include FREE home, work or school pickup and drop off. We also offer In-Home Tutoring to help prepare you for your Temporary Instruction Permit Exam.

Simply call to schedule an appointment.

State Road Test

Our driver training vehicles are also available to students of ALL ages for their state road test.

Office Hours

Milwaukee County Inquiries: (414) 328-1212

Waukesha Inquiries: (262) 542-9500

Sears Inquiries: (414) 445-8558

Arcade Drivers School

Executive Offices
8511 W.Lincoln Avenue
West Allis, WI 53227