Preschool (3-5 yrs)
Pikes: Ages 3 - 5 years This
class is for children who are non-swimmers. Students learn progressive
independent swimming with the assistance of an instructor. They are
taught to blow bubbles, face dips, and coordinated arm and leg motions. See links to sessions below.
Prerequisite: Age appropriate
Eels: Ages 3 - 5 yearsThis class is for children who are non-swimmers but are comfortable in the water. They are learning to float, paddle, and kick with support on front and back. See links to sessions below.
Rays: Ages 3 - 5 yearsThis is an intermediate-level class that focuses on independent swimming. Rays should be able to put their faces in the water and swim 5 feet on their front unassisted. See links to sessions below.
Starfish: Ages 3 - 5 years This
class is for the most advanced Pre-School swimmers. The class is held
in the deep water. Children must be able to tread water for 1-minute,
swim the front crawl, and backstroke 10 feet. Registration for this
class is by invitation only. See links to sessions below.
You may register online if you are a member or have participated in programs at the facility. You may register in person, or via mail or fax by filling out the youth programs registration form. To speak to the Program Coordinator call 858-496-9622.
may register after the registration deadline if there is room in the
class. Prorated classes due to holidays will be
reflected upon registration.
- Swim diapers required for children 4 years of age and younger
- No refunds will be given unless the course is canceled by the Y
- If your child is unable to perform the requirements listed for the course of choice, he/she will be placed in another course, if available
- No make-up courses will be offered; no exceptions
- Instructors reserve the right to hold one safety day per swim session
Schedule at a Glance
Lesson packages:Weekday four-week sessions:
M/W or T/Th
Eight or 10 lessons; two per week
Saturday or Sunday
Four or five lessons; 1 lesson per week
Two-week sessions: (Summer only)
Monday - Thursday
Register online (see link on program detail page) or fill out a registration form to mail, drop off or fax)
For information, contact the program coordinator: 858-496-9622.