YOUTH SWIM LESSONS

In our swim lessons, your child will learn the basics of swimming while building a strong foundation for future skills. Instructors work to foster a fun, safe, and welcoming environment throughout a four-week session. Each class is 45 minutes and meets two times a week at the Soderholm Family Aquatic Center. Register your child for any youth lesson by adding them to your account as a dependent (follow the instructions here.)

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GROUP LESSONS

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Youth Level 1

The perfect introductory class for children interested in learning how to swim. In this level, swimmers are taught about safe water entry and exit, how to glide, float, and roll in the water, and getting comfortable with submerging their face and head. No prior swim experience required.

All: $60

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Designed for:

  • Children of at least 5 years of age who have never taken swim lessons or have completed preschool swim lessons.

Prerequisites:

  • No experience required.

Class Components:

  • Safe water entry and exit
  • Glide, float, and roll on front and back
  • Submerging face and head (blowing bubbles, bobbing, picking up submerged objects)
  • Flutter kicking on front and back with kickboard
  • Front crawl and back crawl arm motions
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Youth Level 2

This level is an extension of Youth Level 1. Basic skills such as front crawl, back crawl, treading water, and jumping into the pool are learned. Ideal for anyone who completed Level 1 or is confident submerging underwater, floating independently, and performing front crawl and back crawl motions.

All: $60

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Designed for:

  • Children of at least 5 years of age who have completed level 1 or meet the prerequisites.

Prerequisites:

  • Confident submerging underwater, floating independently, and performing front crawl and back crawl motions.

Class Components:

  • Reviewing glides, floats, and rolls on front and back
  • Jumping into pool from side
  • Retrieving submerged objects
  • Front crawl with rotary breathing
  • Back crawl
  • Elementary backstroke
  • Treading water