Learn to Swim

Ages 6 - 14

Learn to Swim lessons consist of six comprehensive levels that teach people of varying ages and abilities ow to swim skillfully and safely. Each level includes training in basic water safety in addition to aquatic and safety skills taught in a logical progression. The objective is to teach people to swim and be safe in, on, and around the water.

$40.00 per child, per session

Registration for the Fall Sessions begins on
Wednesday, August 4, 2021.

Janet J. Smith Aquatic Facility Schedule
(session name | dates | times | days of the week the class meets). 

JJS6B | August 16 - 26 | 3:45 - 4:15 PM | Monday - Thursday
JJS6C | August 16 - 26 | 4:30 - 5:00 PM | Monday - Thursday
JJS6D | August 16 - 26 | 5:15 - 5:45 PM | Monday - Thursday
JJS6E | August 16 - 26 | 6:00 - 6:30 PM | Monday - Thursday

JJS7B | September 13 - 23 | 3:45 - 4:15 PM | Monday - Thursday
JJS7C | September 13 - 23 | 4:30 - 5:00 PM | Monday - Thursday
JJS7D | September 13 - 23 | 5:15 - 5:45 PM | Monday - Thursday
JJS7E | September 13 - 23 | 6:00 - 6:30 PM | Monday - Thursday 



Students holding wall during swim lessons kicking water

AMERICAN RED CROSS
LEARN TO SWIM LEVELS

Level 1 - Introduction to Water Skills

This level helps students feel comfortable in the water. Skills such as floating, swimming on front and back, and submerging face/head are done with assistance from the instructor. 

Level 2 - Fundamental Aquatic Skills

This level gives students independent success with fundamental skills. Level 2 students are starting to be comfortable in the water and will perform some skills independently. Students entering Level 2 can fully submerge their face, float with very little assistance, and are ready to learn independently. Students in Level 2 will 

Level 3 - Stroke Development

This level builds on skills from Level 2 & develops strokes through additional guided practice. Students entering Level 3 are able to swim front crawl for 15 yards, can submerge underwater comfortably, and is independent in the water. 

Level 4 - Stroke Improvement

This level develops confidence and strength to improve skills learned and introduces new aquatic skills. Students entering Level 4 are able to swim front crawl for 25 yards (one length of the pool), swim underwater, tread water, and float comfortably.

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