Swim School, developed exclusively for the Grayslake Aquatic Center, is a unique learn to swim program focusing on skill introduction, development, and mastery. Nine progressive levels of instruction teach children of all ages and abilities fundamental water skills and beginning and advanced swimming strokes.
- Age: 5-12
- Classes: 10 classes per session*
- Length: Sessions 1-4: 30 minutes Sessions 7 & 10: 35 minutes (8 classes)
- Cost: Please visit our Swim Lessons Fees page for Summer 2021 costs
*Day one of each Swim School session is a designated testing day. All students are tested the first day of each session to accurately assess a student’s swimming ability to ensure placement in the appropriate level.
For more information, please call (847)223-POOL, or register now.
Swim School Curriculum:
Beginner swim school is an introduction of fundamental water skills
1. Tadpole: assisted front and back floats
2. Guppy: unassisted front and back floats
3. Minnow: coordinated kicks and arm movements
Intermediate swim school is an introduction of basic swimming strokes
1. Sea Horse: front crawl
2. Orca: back crawl
3. Marlin: elementary backstroke
Advanced swim school is an introduction of advanced swimming strokes.
1. Stingray: breaststroke
2. Dolphin: sidestroke
3. Shark: butterfly
2021 Program Schedule:
|Time||Day||Session 1||Session 2||Session 3||Session 4|
|June 7 - June 18||June 21 - July 2||July 5 - July 16||July 19 - July 30|
|9:00 - 9:30 AM||M - F||330900-01||330900-02||330900-03||330900-04|
|9:45 - 10:15 AM||M - F||330945-01||330945-02||330945-03||330945-04|
|10:30 - 11:00 AM||M - F||331030-01||331030-02||331030-03||331030-04|
|June 12 - July 31|
|9:30 - 10:05 AM||Saturday||350930-07|
|10:15 - 10:50 AM||Saturday||351015-07|
|June 13 - August 1|
|9:30 - 10:05 AM||Sunday||360930-10|
|10:15 - 10:50 AM||Sunday||361015-10|
Note: Session 10 classes are prorated due to the Sunday July 4th holiday. Please see the Swim Lesson Fees page for more information.