Swimming Lessons @ Central Pool. Registration opens at 8:00am on Monday, May 17.


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Important information about our aquatics programs:

Everyone who enters the pool must take a thorough shower before class.

Children should use the bathroom before class.

The Recreation Department is not responsible for lost or stolen items. Please bring a lock.

 Children 8 years  and above need to go to Central, South High, or North High. The shallow end at North and South is the same depth as Central.

Children need to be 48 inches tall to go to Central.

Parents are responsible for their own children before, during, and after swimming lessons.

When schools close due to weather, the pools close as well.

If you have questions or concerns, please email Geri Rusch at grusch@sasd.net.

Summer Registration opens 8:00am on Monday, May 17.

Tuesday's May 11-June8

4:15-5:00 pm Step 2 code 9201

5:20-6:05 pm Step 3 code 9202

Thursday's May 13-June 10

4:15-5:00 pm Step 4 code 9203

5:20-6:05 pm Step 2 code 9204

9:30-10:10am  Step 2   code 9324
9:30-10:10am Step 3   code 9325
10:30-11:10am Step 4 code 9326
10:30-11:10am Step 5 code 9327

1:00-1:10pm Step 2code 9328
2:00-2:40pm Step 3 code 9329
3:00-3:40pm Step 4 code 9330
3:00-9:10pm Step 5 code 9331
4:00-9:10pm Step 3 code 9332
4:00-9:10pm Step 4 code 9333

9:30-10:10am Step 2 code 9334
9:30-10:10am Step 3 code 9335
10:30-11:10am Step 4 code 9336
10:30-11:10am Step 5 code 9337

1:00-1:10pm Step 2code 9338
2:00-2:40pm Step 3 code 9339
3:00-3:40pm Step 4 code 9340
3:00-3:40pm Step 5 code 9341
4:00-4:40pm Step 3 code 9342
4:00-4:40pm Step 4 code 9343

9:30-10:10am Step 3 code 9344
9:30-10:10am Step 4 code 9345
10:30-11:10am Step 2 code 9346

1:00-1:10pm Step 2code 9347
2:00-2:40pm Step 3 code 9348
3:00-3:40pm Step 4 code 9349
3:00-3:40pm Step 5 code 9350
4:00-4:40pm Step 2 code 9351
4:00-4:10pm Step 3 code 9352

9:30-10:10am Step 2 code 9353
10:30-11:10am Step 4 code 9354
10:30-11:10am Step 5 code 9355

1:00-1:10pm Step 3code 9356
2:00-2:40pm Step 4 code 9357
2:00-2:40pm Step 5 code 9358
3:00-3:40pm Step 2 code 9359
4:00-4:40pm Step 2 code 9360
4:00-4:40pm Step 3 code 9361

Explanation of Steps

Develops flutter kick, free-floating on front and back, and front crawl is introduced. (Step 2 at James Madison pool is for ages 5-7 only.)

For the child age 7 and under who may not be ready for a larger pool. All Step 3 skills are introduced except diving.

Coordinated rhythmic breathing for front crawl, back crawl, butterfly kick, and diving.

Perfects both front and back crawls, elementary backstroke and breaststroke kick. Added endurance on all strokes and standing dives.

Refines all strokes and flip turns are added. more endurance and surface dives.

Private Lessons

Would your child benefit from one-on-one lessons with one of our instructors? Does your child have any special needs? We can help you overcome any fears you may have with water. Caring, patient instructors will provide 30-minute private lessons at James Madison or Central Pool depending on availability.

Fee: $20.00 per person for a 30-minute lesson

Contact Geri Rusch to arrange a private lesson at 920-459-6739 or grusch@sasd.net.