Lessons


Tadpoles

Baby & Me group classes for 30 minutes include an adult in the water with the baby. Proper handling of baby in the water will be taught, along with promoting comfort in water for baby and adult! Safety skills will be introduced and practiced in each class. Private instruction is also available for 15 minutes.

Minows

Baby & Me group classes for 30 minutes include an adult in the water with the baby. Proper handling of baby in the water will be taught, along with promoting comfort in water for baby and adult! Safety skills will be introduced and practiced in each class. Private instruction is also available for 15 minutes.

Turtles

Students will be taught in a private setting. Private swim lessons are 15 minutes and parents are invited, but not required, to be in the water too! Safety skills taught include: going under water and propelling forward, jumping off the side and swimming back to the wall, paddling face down and rolling over to a back float. Kicking on the back is introduced. Skill progression varies as students develop physiologically.

Starfish

Starfish are private 15 minutes, or 30 minute group with 3 students. Safety skills taught include: going under water and propelling forward, jumping off the side and swimming back to the wall, paddling face down and rolling over to a back float. Kicking on the back is introduced. Skill progression varies as students develop physiologically.

Seahorses

Swim lessons are 30 minutes with no more than 4 swimmers. Students in this class will learn all proper swimming skills to provide for a safer child. Swimmers learn self-propulsion and independent swimming. Once rolling over is learned, side-breathing and backstroke is taught. Butterfly and breaststroke drills are introduced.

Dolphins

Classes are 30 minutes with no more than 4 swimmers. Students in this class are learning proper swimming skills, including side-breathing and backstroke. Once side-breathing and backstroke are learned, butterfly and breaststroke are taught.

  • Dolphin 1 students are beginner swimmers, comfortable with their faces in the water.
  • Dolphin 2 students are able to side-breathe unassisted continuously and also kick on their backs.
  • If your child is in this age group but not comfortable in the water, please call for private lessons.

    Sharks

    Students in the Sharks classes are able to swim at least 25 yards of freestyle and backstroke. Butterfly, breaststroke, and flip turns are taught, as well as competitive terms and rules. Pre-Team is 30 minutes in length with no more than 4 students for each teacher. The focus of this group is endurance, competitive swimming strokes and rules. “Sharks” swim at Saint Andrew’s School location.

    Stingrays and Adult Stingrays

    This fitness class is an hour in length and focuses on proper stroke technique and endurance to provide exercise without impact. The teen group is for 12-18 years and the adult group is over 18.

    Private Lessons / Stroke Mechanics

    Private swim lessons for students age 4 and over are 20-30 minutes in length. Proper swimming technique and water safety skills will be taught. Stroke mechanics are provided for competitive and/or masters swimmers.