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Swim Lessons

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We also want to ensure that no one will be denied an opportunity to participate in our swim lesson programming due to economic hardship. As a non-profit organization we offer discounted group swim lessons for children and families in need of financial assistance. Please contact swimlessons@mills.edu for more information on how to apply for financial assistance.

All lessons are 30 minutes long with the exception of the competitive stroke program, which is 1 hour. There are no refunds or make ups for missed classes, and parents must stay in the designated observation area while the swim lesson takes place. Please take the time to review our entire swim lesson policy before joining us in the water.

Registration

Summer and Spring Swim Lesson registration is now open and classes begin in March! Please register online with our new Swim Lesson Market. Information about class times, prices, and availability can also be found within the online Market. Please feel free to email swimlessons@mills.edu with any questions you may have. Sign up early to reserve your spot!

Fall 2018 Swim Lessons

Registration Availability Tues/Thurs Session Dates: Sunday Session Dates:
CLOSED Session 1: Sept 11 - Sept 27 Session 1: Sept 9 - Sept 30
CLOSED Session 2: Oct 2 - Oct 18 Session 2: Oct 14 - Nov 4
NOW OPEN Session 3: Oct 23 - Nov 8  

 

Weekday Morning Classes Available
4:45 pm - 5:15 pm Preschool Levels 1, 2, 3
5:20 pm - 5:50 pm Preschool Levels 1, 2 & Learn-to-Swim Levels 1, 2
5:55 pm - 6:25 pm Learn-to-Swim 2, 3 & Preschool 1, 2
5:30 pm - 6:30 pm Competitive Swim
6:30 pm - 7:00 pm Learn-to-Swim 3, 4, 5 & Private Swim Lessons
7:05 pm - 7:35 pm Adult/Teen & Private Swim Lessons

 

Sunday Lessons Classes Available
10 am - 10:30 am Preschool Levels 1, 2, 3
10:35 am - 11:05 am Preschool Levels 1, 2, 3
10:00 am - 11:00 am Competitive Swim
11:10 am - 11:40 am Learn-to-Swim 1, 2, 3
11:45 am - 12:15 pm Learn-to-Swim 4, 5, 6 & Private Swim Lessons
12:20 pm - 12:50 pm Adult/Teen & Private Swim Lessons

 

Level Prerequisites and Descriptions

The prerequisite for any level is the level's minimum age requirement, successfully passing the previous level or showing all the equivalent skills. Please take the time to review our level description below before enroll in a class for which they are ready. Additionally, the staff will assess and move students on to the next level when they are ready.

Please note: We may combine classes due to the needs of the participants and/or the program.

Preschool Lessons

Preschool lessons are for children who are ages 3-5. These lessons offer three different swim levels.

Learn To Swim

Learn-to-swim lessons are for children who are ages 5-11 and offer five different swim levels.

Adult/Teen

Adult/Teen Lessons are for adults and teenagers ages 14 and up. Beginners and advanced swimmers are welcome in this class.

Private

One on one swim lessons for children and adults. Instructors will adapt their lessons based off the overall goals of the swimmer.

Competitive Swim

For ages 5-14 a structured and instructional course preparing them for joining a swim team.

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