Learn to Swim Program

We offer private lessons and semi private classes for all ages and skill levels. Our instructors have a passion for teaching and a love for aquatics. 

If you need assistance selecting your child's class level please sign up for a Swim Assessment or use the Swim Lesson Level Selector as a guide.

Swim Assessment

Swim Lesson Level Selector

Summer Registration is now open!

Click here to register.

If you have any questions, please contact:

Jennifer Blackstock
Aquatics Supervisor
jblackstock@ci.southlake.tx.us
(817) 748-8906

kids swimming

Toddler

Age: 18–35 Months

Class Size: 2 children,1 instructor

This class is designed for children who are comfortable in the water and ready for a group setting. Parents are not permitted to accompany children to class or into the pool.

Skills taught include:

  • Water adjustment
  • Submerge face and bubbles
  • Floats, kicks and arm strokes

Preschool

Age: 3 years - 5 years

Class Size: 2 children,1 instructor

All skills are practiced with support from an instructor or flotation aid. Children should be comfortable in a class setting, able to sit and wait for their turn.

Skills taught include:

  • Fully submerge face
  • Blow bubbles
  • Floats, kicks and arm strokes
  • Push off from side
  • Jump in and kick to surface

Level 1

Age: 4 years and up

Class Size: 3 children,1 instructor

  • Front crawl 5 feet
  • Front glide 5 feet
  • Back glide 5 feet
  • Front float 5 seconds

Level 2

Age: 5 years and up

Class Size: 3 children,1 instructor

  • Front glide 10 feet
  • Back glide 10 feet
  • Back float 10 seconds
  • Front crawl 10 feet

Level 3

Age: 6 years and up

Class Size: 3 children,1 instructor

  • Front crawl 15 yards
  • Backstroke 15 yards
  • Elem. backstroke kick 15 yards
  • Breaststroke kick 15 yards

Level 4

Age: 7 years and up

Class Size: 3 children,1 instructor

  • Freestyle 25 yards
  • Backstroke 15 yards
  • Breaststroke 15 yards
  • Butterfly 15 yards

Level 5

Age: 8 years and up

Class Size: 3 children,1 instructor

  • Freestyle 50 yards
  • Backstroke 50 yards
  • Breaststroke 50 yards
  • Butterfly 25 yards

Level 6

Age: 9 years and up

Class Size: 3 children,1 instructor

  • Freestyle 100 yards
  • Backstroke 100 yards
  • Breaststroke 100 yards
  • Butterfly 50 yards