Kids Group Lessons

SJCC offers group swim lessons for ages 6 months to 12 years.

Jump to age groups: Parent/ChildPreschool | Youth

 

Session Dates No Class Dates
Late-Spring Weekdays May 4-June 23 May 27
Late-Spring Weekends May 4-26; June 1-23
Summer Weekdays July 1-Aug 22 July 4
July Weekends July 6-28
August Weekends Aug 3-25

 

Group lessons must have 3 registrants after the first week to continue through a session. View our Aquatics FAQ and Cancellation Policy

Questions? Contact Aquatics Coordinator Christianna Sterling or call 206-232-7115.

Important Lesson Info + Class Offerings

Shuttling Kids To/From Lessons

Early Childhood School Families

If your child is in our ECS program, someone from the Aquatics Department will pick them up from their classroom and drop them back off after their swim lesson. This request must be submitted to the Aquatics Department via email each session.

Kidstown Families

If your child is signed up for afternoon Kidstown, we can pick them up there for lessons and, if parents haven’t arrived by the end of the lesson, kids will be dropped back off in Kidstown. This information must be submitted to the Aquatics Department and Kidstown via email each session.

Riding the bus to the J for lessons?

If your child rides the bus from school to the J for afternoon swim lessons, they MUST be registered in Kidstown for that day. Please also submit this information to the Aquatics Department and Kidstown via email each session.

Parent/Child Lessons

L’il Bubblers
July 6-28
Saturday or Sunday |  9 am 
Ages 6-12 months

Parents and toddlers work together with an instructor to develop foundational skills for learning to swim and promoting water safety. 1:12 pair ratio


Toddler Transition
Saturday or Sunday | 9:30 am 
July 6-28
2 years old only

This class is for toddlers who are ready to work with an instructor. Work on fundamental swimming and safety skills while learning to safely be a part of a group class. Parents are in the water for the first two classes and then transition to watching from the pool deck. 1:3 ratio.

Follow these instructions to use the J’s new online registration system.

 

Ages 3-5 (Preschool)

Weekday Lessons, Monday-Thursday
5 pm
July 1-Aug 22
$75 members/$90 guests*

Weekend Lessons, Saturday or Sunday
10 am
July 6-28 | August 3-25
$75 members/$90 guests
 
Lessons are offered in weekly 4-lesson sessions. All children in this age group will register into the same session. On the first day of class, there will be a swim test and registrants will be broken into groups by qualified instructors.

*Week of July 1-3
No class July 4
$58 members/$68 guests

Follow these instructions to use the J’s new online registration system.

Ages 6+ (Youth)

Weekday Lessons, Monday-Thursday
5:30 pm
July 1-Aug 22
$75 members/$90 guests*

Weekend Lessons, Saturday or Sunday
10:30 am
July 6-28 | August 3-25
$75 members/$90 guests

 
Lessons are offered in weekly 4-lesson sessions. All children in this age group will register into the same session. On the first day of class, there will be a swim test and registrants will be broken into groups by qualified instructors. 

*Week of July 1-3
No class July 4
$58 members/$68 guests

Follow these instructions to use the J’s new online registration system.

J Camp Swim Lessons

J Camp swim lessons are geared just for our J Campers! Lessons are offered in weekly 4-lesson sessions, both before and after the camp day, so kids won’t miss a moment of camp fun! 

If your child is signed up for morning care, we can pick them up from Kidstown before their lesson and drop them back off in time to head to camp. In the afternoons, we can pick them up from Kidstown for lessons and, if parents haven’t arrived by the end of the lesson, kids will be dropped back off in Kidstown. This information must be submitted to the Aquatics Department and Kidstown in writing. 

Lessons offered at 8:30 am and 4:30 pm

July 1-3
July 8-11
July 15-18
July 22-25
July 29-Aug 1
Aug 5-8
Aug 12-15
Aug 19-22
Aug 26-29

Follow these instructions to use the J’s new online registration system.

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