School Age Swim Lessons

School Age Swim Lessons

Swim Lessons & Safety Awareness

Learn to Swim Ages 6-12

Level1 Water Acclimation

City Center YMCA
1/12/23 - 3/2/23
VIEW

Water Acclimation is the first stage of swim lessons and focuses on skills for beginners. In Water Acclimation, students are introduced to the pool and develop safe water habits in a fun and encouraging environment. Students become comfortable with underwater exploration and learn to safely exit a body of water in the event they fall in. This introductory stage builds the foundation for the child’s future progress in swimming.

Participants may only sign up for 1 session per child.

Each class is 30 minutes. 8 sessions total.


Registration Information  

Open Close Register At MemberNon-Member
8/5/22 12/31/22 Online / Front Desk $ 85.00$ 130.00

Available Sessions

Date(s)
01/12/23 - 03/02/23
Jess - Th - 6:15 pm - 6:45 pm
Register  
Closes
01/05/2023

Level 3 Water Stamina

City Center YMCA
1/16/23 - 2/8/23
VIEW

Water Stamina is the third stage of swim lessons and the final stage in the Swim Basics phase. In this stage, students practice swimming on the front and back independently, rolling over and treading.

Water Stamina develops intermediate self-rescue skills and swimming skills performed at longer distances than in previous stages. Swimmers learn personal water safety and introduce basic swimming competency by perfecting two benchmark skills: 1) Swim, Float, Swim – sequencing front glide, roll, back float, roll, front glide, and exit; 2) Jump, push, turn, grab


Registration Information  

Open Close Register At MemberNon-Member
12/1/22 12/1/23 Online / Front Desk $ 85.00$ 130.00

Available Sessions

Date(s)
01/16/23 - 02/08/23
Katie - Mo,We - 6:45 pm - 7:30 pm
Register  
Closes
01/09/2023

Level 4/5 School Age

City Center YMCA
11/9/22 - 3/1/23
VIEW

Stroke Introduction introduces basic stroke technique in front crawl and back crawl and reinforces water safety through treading water and elementary backstroke.

Stroke Development introduces breaststroke and butterfly and reinforces water safety through treading water and sidestroke.

Having mastered the fundamentals, students learn additional water safety skills and build stroke technique developing skills that prevent chronic disease, increase social-emotional and cognitive well-being, and foster a lifetime of physical activity.

Participants may only sign up for 1 session per child.

Each class is 45 minutes. 7 sessions total.


Registration Information  

Open Close Register At MemberNon-Member
10/13/22 12/31/22 Online / Front Desk $ 85.00$ 130.00

Available Sessions

Date(s)
11/09/22 - 12/21/22
Maria - We - 5:45 pm - 6:30 pm
Registration
Closed on
11/09/2022
11/09/22 - 12/21/22
Maria - We - 6:30 pm - 7:15 pm
Registration
Closed on
11/09/2022
01/11/23 - 03/01/23
Maria - We - 12:00 am - 12:45 am
Register  
Closes
01/04/2023

Stroke Development & Mechanics Level 5&6 at L-S

Lampeter-Strasburg YMCA
11/1/22 - 12/19/22
VIEW

Stroke Development introduces breaststroke and butterfly and reinforces water safety through treading water and sidestroke. Having mastered the fundamentals, students learn additional water safety skills and build stroke technique developing skills that prevent chronic disease, increase social-emotional and cognitive well-being, and foster a lifetime of physical activity.

Stroke Mechanics refines stroke technique on all major competitive strokes including starts, turns and increases endurance. Encourages swimming as part of a healthy lifestyle. Having mastered the fundamentals, students learn additional water safety skills and build stroke technique developing skills that prevent chronic disease, increase social-emotional and cognitive well-being, and foster a lifetime of physical activity.

Participants may only sign up for 1 session per child. Registration for multiple sessions will be refunded and taken off the roster. This is to ensure other children have a chance to get into our swim lesson program! thank you for your understanding!

Our refund policy allows for a full refund prior to the start of the class and a 75% refund after the first class. After the start of the second class no refund will be given.


Registration Information  

Open Close Register At MemberNon-Member
12/10/21 12/31/22 Online / Front Desk $ 75.00$ 100.00

Available Sessions

Date(s) Spots
Available
11/01/22 - 12/13/22
Cora - Tu - 6:35 pm - 7:20 pm
-
Registration
Closed on
11/04/2022
11/07/22 - 12/19/22
Eraina - Mo - 6:45 pm - 7:30 pm
2 / 8 Available
Registration
Closed on
11/07/2022

Stroke Development - Shrewsbury

The W. Dale Brougher Foundation YMCA
11/3/22 - 2/18/23
VIEW

Students in stage 5 work on stroke technique and learn all major competitive stokes. The emphasis on water safety continues through treading water and sidestroke.

Our refund policy allows for a full refund prior to the start of the class and a 75% refund after the first class. After the start of the second class no refund will be given.

Make-ups will only be given for classes missed due to holidays and if the Y has to cancel a class. Make up lessons will be held during the break week in between sessions.

 


Registration Information  

Open Close Register At MemberNon-Member
12/5/22 1/7/23 Online / Front Desk $ 70.00$ 130.00

Available Sessions

Date(s)
11/03/22 - 12/15/22
Th - 6:15 pm - 7:00 pm
Registration
Closed
Opens on 12/05/22
11/05/22 - 12/17/22
Sa - 9:30 am - 10:15 am
Registration
Closed
Opens on 12/05/22
11/07/22 - 12/19/22
Mo - 6:15 pm - 7:00 pm
Registration
Closed
Opens on 12/05/22
01/02/23 - 02/13/23
Mo - 6:15 pm - 7:00 pm
Registration
Closed
Opens on 12/05/22
01/07/23 - 02/18/23
Sa - 9:30 am - 10:15 am
Registration
Closed
Opens on 12/05/22

Stroke Introduction - Shrewsbury

The W. Dale Brougher Foundation YMCA
11/3/22 - 2/18/23
VIEW

Students in stage 4 develop stroke technique in front crawl and back crawl.

Our refund policy allows for a full refund prior to the start of the class and a 75% refund after the first class. After the start of the second class no refund will be given.

Make-ups will only be given for classes missed due to holidays and if the Y has to cancel a class. Make-ups will be completed during the break week in between sessions.

 


Registration Information  

Open Close Register At MemberNon-Member
12/5/22 1/7/23 Online / Front Desk $ 70.00$ 130.00

Available Sessions

Date(s)
11/03/22 - 12/15/22
Th - 5:30 pm - 6:15 pm
Registration
Closed
Opens on 12/05/22
11/05/22 - 12/17/22
Sa - 8:15 am - 9:00 am
Registration
Closed
Opens on 12/05/22
11/07/22 - 12/19/22
Mo - 5:30 pm - 6:15 pm
Registration
Closed
Opens on 12/05/22
01/02/23 - 02/13/23
Mo - 5:30 pm - 6:15 pm
Registration
Closed
Opens on 12/05/22
01/07/23 - 02/18/23
Sa - 8:15 am - 9:00 am
Registration
Closed
Opens on 12/05/22

Stroke Introduction Level 4 at L-S

Lampeter-Strasburg YMCA
11/2/22 - 12/19/22
VIEW

Stroke Introduction introduces basic stroke technique in front crawl and back crawl and reinforces water safety through treading water and elementary backstroke.  Having mastered the fundamentals, students learn additional water safety skills and build stroke technique developing skills that prevent chronic disease, increase social-emotional and cognitive well-being, and foster a lifetime of physical activity.

Participants may only sign up for 1 session per child. Registration for multiple sessions will be refunded and taken off the roster. This is to ensure other children have a chance to get into our swim lesson program! thank you for your understanding!

Our refund policy allows for a full refund prior to the start of the class and a 75% refund after the first class. After the start of the second class no refund will be given.


Registration Information  

Open Close Register At MemberNon-Member
12/10/21 12/31/22 Online / Front Desk $ 75.00$ 100.00

Available Sessions

Date(s) Spots
Available
11/02/22 - 12/14/22
Cora - We - 5:50 pm - 6:35 pm
-
Registration
Closed on
11/02/2022
11/05/22 - 12/17/22
Cora - Sa - 11:10 am - 11:55 am
4 / 8 Available
Registration
Closed on
11/08/2022
11/07/22 - 12/19/22
Eraina - Mo - 5:50 pm - 6:35 pm
2 / 8 Available
Registration
Closed on
11/04/2022

Stroke Mechanics - Shrewsbury

The W. Dale Brougher Foundation YMCA
11/1/22 - 2/18/23
VIEW

In stage 6, students refine stroke technique on all major competitive swimming, and discover how to incorporate swimming into a healthy lifestyle.

Our refund policy allows for a full refund prior to the start of the class and a 75% refund after the first class. After the start of the second class no refund will be given.

Make-ups will only be given for classes missed due to holidays and if the Y has to cancel a class. Make-ups will be held during the break week in between sessions.


Registration Information  

Open Close Register At MemberNon-Member
12/5/22 1/7/23 Online / Front Desk $ 70.00$ 130.00

Available Sessions

Date(s)
11/01/22 - 12/13/22
Tu - 6:45 pm - 7:30 pm
Registration
Closed
Opens on 12/05/22
11/05/22 - 12/17/22
Sa - 10:30 am - 11:15 am
Registration
Closed
Opens on 12/05/22
01/03/23 - 02/14/23
Tu - 6:45 pm - 7:30 pm
Registration
Closed
Opens on 12/05/22
01/07/23 - 02/18/23
Sa - 10:30 am - 11:15 am
Registration
Closed
Opens on 12/05/22

Water Acclimation & Movement Level 1&2 at LS

Lampeter-Strasburg YMCA
11/3/22 - 12/22/22
VIEW

Water Acclimation is the first stage of swim lessons and focuses on skills for beginners. In Water Acclimation, students are introduced to the pool and develop safe water habits in a fun and encouraging environment. Students become comfortable with underwater exploration and learn to safely exit a body of water in the event they fall in. This introductory stage builds the foundation for the child’s future progress in swimming.

Water movement encourages forward movement in water and basic self-rescue skills performed independently.

Students will learn:

* Swim, float, swim – sequencing front glide, roll, back float, and exit.

* Jump, push, turn, grab

Participants may only sign up for 1 session per child. Registration for multiple sessions will be refunded and taken off the roster. This is to ensure other children have a chance to get into our swim lesson program! thank you for your understanding!

Our refund policy allows for a full refund prior to the start of the class and a 75% refund after the first class. After the start of the second class no refund will be given.

 


Registration Information  

Open Close Register At MemberNon-Member
12/10/21 12/31/22 Online / Front Desk $ 75.00$ 100.00

Available Sessions

Date(s) Spots
Available
11/03/22 - 12/22/22
Layla - Th - 5:15 pm - 6:00 pm
-
Registration
Closed on
11/03/2022
11/05/22 - 12/17/22
Cora - Sa - 9:00 am - 9:45 am
-
Registration
Closed on
11/05/2022

Water Acclimation - Shrewsbury

The W. Dale Brougher Foundation YMCA
11/3/22 - 2/16/23
VIEW

In stage 1, student develop comfort with underwater exploration and learn to safely exit in the event of falling into a body of waters in stage 1. This stage lays the foundation that allows for a students future progress in swimming.

Our refund policy allows for a full refund prior to the start of the class and a 75% refund after the first class. After the start of the second class no refund will be given.

Make-ups will only be given for classes missed due to holidays and if the Y has to cancel a class. Make-ups will be held during the break week in between sessions.


Registration Information  

Open Close Register At MemberNon-Member
12/5/22 1/7/23 Online / Front Desk $ 70.00$ 130.00

Available Sessions

Date(s)
11/03/22 - 12/15/22
Th - 5:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Registration
Closed
Opens on 12/05/22
11/07/22 - 12/19/22
Mo - 6:30 pm - 7:00 pm
Registration
Closed
Opens on 12/05/22
01/02/23 - 02/13/23
Mo - 6:30 pm - 7:00 pm
Registration
Closed
Opens on 12/05/22
01/05/23 - 02/16/23
Th - 6:30 pm - 7:00 pm
Registration
Closed
Opens on 12/05/22

Water Acclimation and Water Movement

York Branch YMCA
11/1/22 - 12/31/22
VIEW

In stage 1, student develop comfort with underwater exploration and learn to safely exit in the event of falling into a body of waters in stage 1. This stage lays the foundation that allows for a students future progress in swimming.

In stage 2, students focus on body position and control, directional change, and forward movement in the water while also continuing to practice how to safely exit in the event of falling into a body of water.

Our refund policy allows for a full refund prior to the start of the class and a 75% refund after the first class. After the start of the second class no refund will be given.

Make-ups will only be given for classes missed due to holidays and if the Y has to cancel a class. Make-ups must be done during the session the participant is currently registered for. Classes missed due to inclement weather will not be made up or given a credit.

If the YMCA holds class but your child is absent due to illness, you will need to provide a doctor’s note to Tammy Shore (Aquatic Director) to schedule a make-up during your currently enrolled session.


Registration Information  

Open Close Register At MemberNon-Member
1/10/22 12/31/22 Online / Front Desk $ 65.00$ 95.00

Available Sessions

Date(s) Special Rate
11/01/22 - 12/20/22
Tu - 6:40 pm - 7:10 pm
$65 - $95
Registration
Closed on
11/01/2022
12/05/22 - 12/28/22
Mo,We - 5:30 pm - 6:00 pm
$65 - $95
Registration
Closed on
12/03/2022
12/10/22 - 12/31/22
Sa - 9:35 am - 10:05 am
$35 - $50 Register  
Closes
12/08/2022

Water Movement - Shrewsbury

The W. Dale Brougher Foundation YMCA
11/1/22 - 2/15/23
VIEW

In stage 2, students focus on body position and control, directional change, and forward movement in the water while also continuing to practice how to safely exit in the event of falling into a body of water.

Our refund policy allows for a full refund prior to the start of the class and a 75% refund after the first class. After the start of the second class no refund will be given.

Make-ups will only be given for classes missed due to holidays and if the Y has to cancel a class. Make-ups will be held during the break week in between sessions.


Registration Information  

Open Close Register At MemberNon-Member
12/5/22 1/7/23 Online / Front Desk $ 70.00$ 130.00

Available Sessions

Date(s)
11/01/22 - 12/13/22
Th - 6:30 pm - 7:00 pm
Registration
Closed
Opens on 12/05/22
11/02/22 - 12/14/22
We - 5:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Registration
Closed
Opens on 12/05/22
01/03/23 - 02/14/23
Tu - 5:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Registration
Closed
Opens on 12/05/22
01/04/23 - 02/15/23
We - 5:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Registration
Closed
Opens on 12/05/22

Water Movement Level 2

City Center YMCA
1/12/23 - 3/2/23
VIEW

Water movement encourages forward movement in the water and basic self -rescue skills performed independently. Skills include both front and back glides, floats and treading water.


Registration Information  

Open Close Register At MemberNon-Member
12/10/21 12/31/22 Online / Front Desk $ 85.00$ 130.00

Available Sessions

Date(s)
01/12/23 - 03/02/23
Jess - Th - 6:55 pm - 7:25 pm
Register  

Water Stamina - Shrewsbury

The W. Dale Brougher Foundation YMCA
11/1/22 - 2/15/23
VIEW

In stage 3, students learn how to swim to safety from a longer distance than in previous stages in the event of falling into a body of water.  This stage also introduces rhythmic breathing and integrated arm and leg action.

Our refund policy allows for a full refund prior to the start of the class and a 75% refund after the first class. After the start of the second class no refund will be given.

Make-ups will only be given for classes missed due to holidays and if the Y has to cancel a class. Make-ups will be held during the break week in between sessions.


Registration Information  

Open Close Register At MemberNon-Member
12/5/22 1/7/23 Online / Front Desk $ 70.00$ 130.00

Available Sessions

Date(s)
11/01/22 - 12/13/22
Tu - 6:00 pm - 6:45 pm
Registration
Closed
Opens on 12/05/22
11/02/22 - 12/14/22
We - 5:30 pm - 6:15 pm
Registration
Closed
Opens on 12/05/22
01/03/23 - 02/14/23
Tu - 6:00 pm - 6:45 pm
Registration
Closed
Opens on 12/05/22
01/04/23 - 02/15/23
We - 5:30 pm - 6:15 pm
Registration
Closed
Opens on 12/05/22

Water Stamina and Stroke Introduction

York Branch YMCA
11/1/22 - 12/31/22
VIEW

In stage 3, students learn how to swim to safety from a longer distance than in previous stages in the event of falling into a body of water.  This stage also introduces rhythmic breathing and integrated arm and leg action.

Students in stage 4 develop stroke technique in front crawl and back crawl.

Our refund policy allows for a full refund prior to the start of the class and a 75% refund after the first class. After the start of the second class no refund will be given.

Make-ups will only be given for classes missed due to holidays and if the Y has to cancel a class. Make-ups must be done during the session the participant is currently registered for. Classes missed due to inclement weather will not be made up or given a credit.

If the YMCA holds class but your child is absent due to illness, you will need to provide a doctor’s note to Tammy Shore (Aquatic Director) to schedule a make-up during your currently enrolled session.


Registration Information  

Open Close Register At MemberNon-Member
1/10/22 12/31/22 Online / Front Desk $ 65.00$ 95.00

Available Sessions

Date(s) Special Rate
11/01/22 - 12/20/22
Tu - 6:40 pm - 7:10 pm
$65 - $95
Registration
Closed on
10/30/2022
12/05/22 - 12/28/22
Mo,We - 5:30 pm - 6:00 pm
$65 - $95
Registration
Closed on
12/03/2022
12/10/22 - 12/31/22
Sa - 10:10 am - 10:40 am
$35 - $50 Register  
Closes
12/08/2022

Water Stamina Level 3 at L-S

Lampeter-Strasburg YMCA
11/2/22 - 12/19/22
VIEW

Water Stamina is the third stage of swim lessons and the final stage in the Swim Basics phase. In this stage, students practice swimming on the front and back independently, rolling over and treading.

Water Stamina develops intermediate self-rescue skills and swimming skills performed at longer distances than in previous stages. Swimmers learn personal water safety and introduce basic swimming competency by perfecting two bench mark skills: 1) Swim, Float, Swim – sequencing front glide, roll, back float, roll, front glide, and exit; 2) Jump, push, turn, grab

Our refund policy allows for a full refund prior to the start of the class and a 75% refund after the first class. After the start of the second class no refund will be given.


Registration Information  

Open Close Register At MemberNon-Member
12/10/21 12/31/22 Online / Front Desk $ 75.00$ 100.00

Available Sessions

Date(s) Spots
Available
11/02/22 - 12/14/22
Cora - We - 5:00 pm - 5:45 pm
-
Registration
Closed on
11/04/2022
11/07/22 - 12/19/22
Eraina - Mo - 5:00 pm - 5:45 pm
3 / 6 Available
Registration
Closed on
11/07/2022