There are five levels of classes offered. All five levels are planned to be offered at all three sessions.
However, if fewer than 4 students register for a level, the class may be cancelled for that session.
Class size is limited. Admittance to class is on a first-sign-up basis.
If you have questions about your child’s abilities and/or class selection, please
contact pool manager before registering.
LEVEL 1 - INTRODUCTION TO WATER SKILLS
Helps students feel comfortable in the water and to enjoy the water safely.
Children must be independent in the water. Strongly recommend age 3 or older.
LEVEL 2 - FUNDAMENTAL AQUATIC SKILLS
Gives students success with fundamental skills.
Must be comfortable with getting face/head wet.
LEVEL 3 - STROKE DEVELOPMENT
Builds on the skills in Level 2 by providing additional guided practice.
Must be able to swim 5 yards independently.
LEVEL 4 - STROKE IMPROVEMENT
Develops confidence in the strokes learned and to improve other aquatic skills.
Must be able to swim half the length of the pool on both front and back.
LEVEL 5 - STROKE REFINEMENT
Provides further coordination and refinement of strokes. Must be able to swim 1
full length of the pool with both front and back crawl strokes with
proper breathing and half a length of elementary back stroke ("chicken, eagle, snake").