Swim Lessons

Aquatics/Programs Registration Form

Swimming Lesson Levels

Water Babies - Instructor will introduce the child to the water with the help of the parent. Parent Tot - 6 months and older.
*Aquaducks - Students learn to feel safe and comfortable in the water with instruction. Over 3 years of age.
Goldfish - Level 1 - Fundamentals of aquatic skills, and beginning to learn basic strokes. Over 5 years of age.
Sunfish - Level 2 - Assisted strokes, flotation, glides, front crawl, and back stroke.
Penguin - Level 3 - Improving basic strokes, rhythmic breathing, and personal water safety.
**Otter - Level 4 - Stroke development, guided practice, treading water, and diving.
Seal - Level 5 - Continued stroke development, sidestroke, breaststroke, and turns.
Polar Bear - Level 6 - Endurance, diving, introduction to butterfly stroke.
Sea Lion - Level 7 - Polish and refine strokes, endurance, open turns and surface diving.
Dolphin - Level 8 - Advancing skills, endurance, rescue skills and introduction to swim team and distance swimming.

*Parents do not need to get in the water, for any special circumstances please make prior arrangements. (Aquaducks)
**Diving will not be included with any lessons at the NRC Pool due to water depth. (Otter)
If you need further assistance in making a decision about which class to enroll your child, please call to set up an appointment for an evaluation.


Winter/Spring 2023 Swim Lessons Schedule
Level Time Days Dates Deadline Fee Place
Water Babies 6:15 - 6:45 PM Tuesday & Thursdays January 3 - January 12 December 27 $37 NRC
*Aquaducks 9:00 AM - 9:35 AM Saturday January 7 - January 28 January 2 $37 NRC
Goldfish 9:00 AM - 9:55 AM Saturday January 7 - January 28 January 2 $37 NRC
Sunfish 10:00 AM - 10:55 AM Saturday January 7 - January 28 January 2 $37 NRC
Penguin 10:00 AM - 10:55 AM Saturday January 7 - January 28 January 2 $37 NRC
**Otter 10:00 AM - 10:55 AM Saturday January 7 - January 28 January 2 $37 NRC
Penguin 6:15 PM - 7:00 PM Monday - Thursday February 6 - February 16 January 31 $37 NRC
**Otter 6:15 PM - 7:00 PM Monday - Thursday February 6 - February 16 January 31 $37 NRC
*Aquaducks 6:15 PM - 6:45 PM Monday - Thursday March 6 - March 16 February 28 $37 NRC
Golfish 6:15 PM - 7:00 PM Monday - Thursday March 6 - March 16 February 28 $37 NRC
Sunfish 6:15 PM - 7:00 PM Monday - Thursday April 3 - April 13 March 28 $37 NRC
Penguin 6:15 PM - 7:00 PM Monday - Thursday April 3 - April 13 March 28 $37 NRC
**Otter 6:15 PM - 7:00 PM Monday - Thursday April 3 - April 13 March 28 $37 NRC
Water Babies 6:15 PM - 6:45 PM Tuesday & Thursday April 18 - April 27 April 11 $37 NRC
 
Private Swim Lessons

It's never too late or too early to learn this lifetime skill. Private lessons will be set up to fit individual needs and schedules. For more information on setting up your private lessons call (316) 283-7330 or contact:

Becky Butcher at rfriesen@newtonrec.org
Bart Peace at bpeace@newtonrec.org

Six 30 minute lessons: $90
Additional persons: $55

 

Summer Swim Round Up

Saturday, May 6th

Need to know what lesson your child is ready for? Come in for a free swim evaluation. Take a few minutes before signing up for summer lessons and let us advise you on which class would be most beneficial.

Time: 9:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Fee: FREE
Note: The NRC office will be open following the roundup for summer swim lesson registrations. Pre-registration is not required for the roundup. Please drop in at any time during the event