Boy Swimming

Junior Jags

Children 7-13 years old

We offer 3 swim lessons in our Junior Jags program. Each level builds upon the skills taught in the previous level. Swim strokes, floats, and water safety lessons are taught.

Swim Lesson Cost

$50.00 per session (8 classes) for Student Recreation Center Members
$75.00 per session (8 classes) for non-members.

 

▼   Level 1

Skills Learned

  • Entering and exiting the water safely from the pool deck/wall walking
  • Basic water skills are introduced in a fun and safe environment
  • Level 1 safety skill (bobbing)
  • Breathing through the mouth and nose, and putting face in the water while swimming
  • Picking up objects from under the water
  • Front float, back float, assisted and unassisted glides on front and back
  • Swimming with alternating arms on front (front crawl) and back (back crawl) with flutter kicks
  • Breaststroke arms and legs
  • Finning on back introduced
  • Safety topics

Prerequisites

  • Child must be between the ages of 7 and 13 before the first day of class
▼   Level 2

Skills Learned

  • Entering the water by jumping in
  • Holding front and back floats for five seconds, unassisted
  • Front glide, roll over and fin on back (Level 2 safety skill)
  • Backstroke arms and flutter kick
  • Breast stroke pulls and kick
  • Front Crawl Alternating arms and flutter kick
  • Front Crawl, roll over fin on back, roll back over swim on front
  • Learning to tread water with sculling arms

Prerequisites

  • Child must be between the ages of 7 and 13 before the first day of class
  • Child must have taken our level 1 class or taken a swim class before.
  • Child must be able to swim a few strokes without assistance and be able to put whole face in the water and blow bubbles
▼   Level 3

Skills Learned

  • Entering the water by jumping in
  • Diving into the deep water well is introduced
  • Picking up toys from the pool bottom
  • Jellyfish and tuck floats
  • Refining all strokes (back crawl, breaststroke, and front crawl)
  • Introducing elementary backstroke
  • Introducing rotary breathing

Prerequisites

  • Child must be between the ages of 7 and 13 before the first day of class.
  • Child must have taken our level 2 class before registering for level 3 (no other swim lessons apply)
▼   Cost

SRC members $50.00 per session
Community $75.00 Per session

▼   Refund and Make-Up Class Policy

We do not give refunds, transfers to other lessons, or make-up classes if you have to miss due to vacation, illness, or other events. We do offer make-up classes if we have to cancel due to weather. Thank you for your cooperation in this matter.

▼   Registration Information

Registration for Spring, Summer, and Fall swim lessons begins online March 1st for SRC members and April 1st for non-members.  Once you have paid for a Group Swim Lesson session, that payment cannot be refunded, transferred, or changed to private lessons.

  

 
 
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