LaPorte's Driving School: Now The Next Street!

For over 38 years, LaPorte’s driving school has been a trusted institution in Massachusetts, dedicated to imparting essential driving skills to countless students. With multiple locations, their experienced instructors have successfully guided many students through the intricacies of safe and responsible driving, leaving a lasting impact on their local communities.

As of February 15th, 2024, LaPorte’s Driving School is now The Next Street. Though there will be some changes, some things will stay the same- the outstanding staff at LaPorte’s has come on board and we will continue to offer lessons out of both Southbridge and Worcester- new locations, but extremely close proximity. We are proud maintain the reputation LaPorte’s Driving School has built over the years.

The Next Street was founded in 2009 with a commitment to education and a mission to make it easy to get a license. Today, we are the industry leader in driver training and license test services for new drivers. We provide high-quality driver education with a fanatic approach to each customer journey. Despite our size, we are not a franchise nor large corporation. We are family owned and family operated, and we take pride in supporting and being a part of the local communities where we work and live. We aspire to be a national provider of driver education and license testing services.

The Next Street is dedicated to making it easy to get your license. Here’s what you can expect from our award winning driver’s education program: 

  • Completely virtual classroom programs- all classes are run live via Zoom by one of our expert instructors.  
  • Online enrollments and a support center that boasts fanatic customer service. 
  • The most flexible and accessible schedules for in-car lessons, observations, and classroom sessions. 
  • Available upgrades and add-ons, such as additional driving hours or RMV test sponsorship
  • Affordable prices and payment plan options. 
  • 24/7 access to your program through our online student portal, where you can manage your schedule, purchase products and services, and get access to our library of safe driver resources. 

To view prices, schedules, and more information, check out our Southbridge or Worcester location pages. You can read our letter to current students here