Swim Sessions

Fall swim classes meet two times a week for one month. There are classes available on either Mondays and Wednesdays or Tuesdays and Thursdays. Private lessons are available for all ages and levels of ability. Private and Semi-Private lessons are four, 30-minute lessons. Two people must register together for semi-private lessons. Enroll online or stop by the member information center before the enrollment deadline for all swim lessons. Due to the large demand for quality swim lessons, no refunds will be given once a child is enrolled. Call 405-364-9622, ext 169 with any questions.

Fall 2014

MONTHLY SWIM CLASS INFO SHEET


GROUP LESSONS

PARENT/CHILD AQUATICS

Ages 6 months to 3 years
Classes are designed to allow the child to have fun in the water while the parent guides him or her
to learn aquatic skills. The child will be exposed to games that use basic movements in the water, such as kicking, arm strokes, and breath control and are based on the developmental abilities of the child. All children attending the Parent/ Child class must wear swim diapers or diaper covers (available at the Y). Child must be at least six months of age to participate. Parent or other trusted adult must participate.

PRESCHOOL AQUATICS

This program offers children their first experience in the pool without parental assistance. Children are taught basic skills that are the building blocks of swimming. Classes are kept small (one instructor/six participants) to allow for individual attention. Payment is due at registraion.
September/October: Y Members $30; Community Members $50.
November/December Classes: Y Members $20; Community Members $40.

PIKE Ages 3 to 5

This beginner-level class helps children develop safe pool behavior, adjust to the water and develop independent movement in the water. Students will be taught the basic paddle stroke and kicking skills, pool safety, proper use of IFDs and PFDs, and develop comfort and confidence in the water.

EELS Ages 3 to 5

An intermediate-level class for children who are comfortable in the water. They learn to kick, dive, float, and perform the progressive paddle stroke. They also learn basic boating safety and use PFDs. Kids can swim across the pool by themselves upon successful completion of the class.

RAY Ages 3 to 5

Children in this advanced-level class review previous skills, improve stroke skills, learn personal safety and rescue skills, build endurance by swimming on their front and back, and learn to tread water. Children can swim across the pool on their back and front without assistance upon successful completion of the class.

YOUTH AQUATICS

Class ratio is one instructor to eight participants.
September/October: Y Members $30; Community Members $50.
November/December Classes: Y Members $20; Community Members $40.

POLLIWOG Ages 6 to 14

This beginner-level class gets children acquainted with the pool, the use of flotation devices, and floating. Front and back-paddle strokes will be introduced. Children should be able to swim across the pool upon completion of this class.

GUPPY Ages 6 to 14

This intermediate-level class helps students practice and build upon basic skills, now performing more skills without the aid of a flotation device. They are introduced to the front and back crawl, sidestroke, breaststroke, and elementary backstroke. Students will be able to swim the length of the pool after completing this class.

MINNOW Ages 6 to 14

In this intermediate-level class, students further refine the strokes they have learned, as their skills become more like those normally used in swimming. They learn more diving skills, personal safety, boating, and rescue skills.

FISH Ages 6 to 14

For advanced-intermediate and advancedlevel students. Swimmers work on the crawl stroke, elementary backstroke, back crawl stroke, and sidestroke, with turns. They will work on more complex combinations of strokes and learn additional diving, rescue skills, and boating and personal safety.

SHARK Ages 6 to 14

An advanced II class. Students are exposed to a wide range of aquatic experiences. Swimmers will improve strokes, with starts and turns, gaining strength, speed and stamina.

TIGER SHARKS SWIM TEAM Ages 6 to 17

Advanced swimming participants improve basic skills and prepare for competitions. They will work on strokes, including practice starts, flip turns, gain endurance, and work as a team. Swim team is a great way to get ready for competition, get in shape, or just have fun! Participants may compete in statewide competitions.
Y Members $40; Community Members $55
Payment is due at the beginning of the month.
Prep: 5:00-6:00 PM, Tuesday & Thursday
Team: 4:30-6:00 PM, Monday, Wednesday & Friday

PRIVATE SWIM INSTRUCTION

One-on-one aquatic instruction for all ages and swimming levels. Participant will be matched with an appropriate instructor to accomplish individually set goals.
Y Members $65; Community Members $85

SEMI-PRIVATE SWIM INSTRUCTION

Two participants in each session to allow for more individual attention. Must sign up a minimum of two students with each enrollment.
Y Members $45; Community Members $65

 

School's Out Swim Camp

Offered during select dates when NPS is not in session. Each day campers will improve their swim stroke development, first aid and CPR training, lifeguarding skills and, of course, have a blast playing water polo and other aquatic games! A healthy snack will be provided but you are welcome to bring additional snacks with you. Camp can be by the day or the week.

Y Members: $15/day, $50/week
Community Members: $20/day, $70/week