School Age Swim Lessons

Swimming is a lifestyle sport.  That means that once you learn to swim, you will be able to enjoy swimming for a long time to come.  Learning to swim will help to keep you safe on area lakes and rivers.  It will keep you active, making your heart happy.  Plus, it will open doors to participate in other recreational water activities, like boating, or to join a competitive team, like the Phillips WAVE.  All you need to do is to sign up for your first class!

 

Features of these classes:

  • 02 level courses are designated for ages 6-9
  • 03 level courses are designated for ages 10-12
  • parents and guardians can watch from designated areas
  • classes are 45 minutes each
  • cost is $27 per student unless otherwise stated.  Discounts are available for Season or Annual Pass Holders (Scholarships for lessons are available by contacting the Aquatic Director)
  • Swim Lesson University curriculum is followed

Our Current Class Program and Schedule

Level 102/103

 

Course Description:  This is the place to start if you have not yet had formal instruction.  Learn to surface swim on your front and back.

 

Skills Covered:  First-time submerssion, Breath holding, Breath control, Front & back kicking, Paddle stroke, Underwater swim with "Pop-up" breath

 

Times:

Mondays, 3:45-5:00 p.m. (Twelve-Week Sessions)

Session 1:  Nov. 7 - Feb. 13 (No Class Nov. 21, Dec. 26, or Jan. 2)

Session 2:  Feb. 20 - May 15

Session Fee: $42 with a (Seasonal or Annual) pool pass, or $54 without pass

 

Tuesdays, 5:30-6:15 p.m. (Six-Week Sessions)

Session 1:  Nov. 1 - Dec. 14 (No Class Nov. 23)

Session 2:  Jan. 9 - Feb. 15

Session 3:  Feb. 28 - Apr. 5

Session 4:  Apr. 18 - May 24

Session Fee: $15 with a (Seasonal or Annual) pool pass, or $27 without pass

 

Summer Sessions:  July 10-19, OR August 7-16

  • meets Monday thru Wednesday, 5:00-5:45 p.m.

Level 202/203

 

Course Description:  Learn to swim Freestyle (with side breathing) and the Backstroke.

 

Prerequisite:  Comfortably swim 15 feet without the aid of a floatation device, face in the water and breathing as needed.

 

Skills Covered:  Kicking with kickboard, Back kicking, Streamline kicking, Backstroke, Freestyle.

  

Times: 

Mondays, 3:45-5:00 p.m. (Twelve-Week Sessions)

Session 1:  Nov. 7 - Feb. 13 (No Class Nov. 21, Dec. 26, or Jan. 2)

Session 2:  Feb. 20 - May 15

Session Fee:  $42 with a (Seasonal or Annual) pool pass, or $54 without pass

 

Tuesdays, 6:15-7:00 p.m. (Six-Week Sessions)

Session 1:  Nov. 1 - Dec. 14 (No Class Nov. 23)

Session 2:  Jan. 9 - Feb. 15

Session 3:  Feb. 28 - Apr. 5

Session 4:  Apr. 18 - May 24

Session Fee:  $15 with a (Seasonal or Annual) pool pass, or $27 without pass

 

Summer Sessions:  July 10-19, OR August 7-16

  • meets Monday thru Wednesday, 5:45-6:30 p.m.

Level 302/303

 

Course Description:  Advanced swim strokes.  In this level learn the Breaststroke and Butterfly.  Note: Breaststroke is an important skill for Lifeguarding courses.

 

Prerequisite:  Swim 25 feet of Front Crawl (with side breathing).

 

Skills Covered:  Refine the Freestyle and Backstroke, Whip kick, Breaststroke arm pattern, Breaststroke timing, Butterfly kick, Butterfly arms, Butterfly timing.

  

Times: 

Mondays, 3:45-5:00 p.m. (Twelve-Week Sessions)

Session 1:  Nov. 7 - Feb. 13 (No Class Nov. 21, Dec. 26, or Jan. 2)

Session 2:  Feb. 20 - May 15

Session Fee:  $42 with a (Seasonal or Annual) pool pass, or $54 without pass

 

Tuesdays, 6:15-7:00 p.m. (Six-Week Sessions)

Session 1:  Nov. 1 - Dec. 14 (No Class Nov. 23)

Session 2:  Jan. 9 - Feb. 15

Session 3:  Feb. 28 - Apr. 5

Session 4:  Apr. 18 - May 24

Session Fee: $15 with a (Seasonal or Annual) pool pass, or $27 without pass

 

Summer Sessions:  July 10-19, OR August 7-16

  • meets Monday thru Wednesday, 5:00-5:45 p.m.

Level 402/403

 

Course Description:  Lifesaving strokes.  In this level learn the Sidestroke and Elementary Backstroke.  Both are good skills for water safety.

 

Prerequisite:  Swim 25 feet of Front Crawl (with side breathing).

 

Skills Covered:  Scissors kick, Sidestroke arms, kick and timing, Backstroke kick, arms and timing, Treading kicks, Sculling arms for treading, Treading.

  

Times: 

Mondays, 3:45-5:00 p.m. (Twelve-Week Sessions)

Session 1:  Nov. 7 - Feb. 13 (No Class Nov. 21, Dec. 26, or Jan. 2)

Session 2:  Feb. 20 - May 15

Session Fee: $42 with a (Seasonal or Annual) pool pass, or $54 without pass

 

Tuesdays, 5:30-6:15 p.m. (Six-Week Sessions)

Session 1:  Nov. 1 - Dec. 14 (No Class Nov. 23)

Session 2:  Jan. 9 - Feb. 15

Session 3:  Feb. 28 - Apr. 5

Session 4:  Apr. 18 - May 24

Session Fee: $15 with a (Seasonal or Annual) pool pass, or $27 without pass

 

Summer Sessions:  July 10-19, OR August 7-16

  • meets Monday thru Wednesday, 5:45-6:30 p.m.

Have questions about our classes?

We're happy to address all of your questions or concerns. Call us at (715) 339-2143 or use our contact form.