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General Requirements
  • No makeup class will be given for missed classes.
  • Lessons will be held rain or shine unless you receive a call prior to the lesson from an instructor. The pool is heated.
  • Lockers to secure valuables are available for 25¢.
  • The Parks & Rec Department is not responsible for personal equipment, clothes, etc. that are lost or stolen during participation in any sponsored activity.
  • It is the goal of the aquatics program to serve as many swimmers as possible within the resources available (pool time and instructors). Please register early. Classes will be adjusted to accommodate as many participants as possible. Due to demand, enrollment is limited to no more than 2 classes per child. If you are unable to get the class of your choice, we will be happy to place your request on the waiting list. Thank you!

Swim Lesson Discounts

Purchase a 2015 season pass and receive a discount on swim lesson fees. Pay only $25/resident or $32/non-resident, when you buy a season swim pass. The 2015 swim lesson fees are $30/resident or $40/non-resident. See the Swim Instruction Schedule for more information.


Infant/Toddler/Pre-School Swim Instruction
(6 months - 5 years old)

Water adjustment and skills will be taught to the child with their parent. Parents will learn interactive techniques, such as positions, cues and rolls designed to help their child practice and learn. These classes are designed to introduce young children to the water and prepare them for the Learn-to-Swim program. This fun filled class introduces the parent and child to water skills such as water adjustment, front kick, prone glide and back float which build coordination and confidence before moving on to the next level. Parent and child will learn valuable water safety information to make your family safer in and around the water. One parent per child is required to be in the water. To download the Swim Instruction Schedule, please click here


INFANT (Ages 6 - 18 months)
Limit: 12 students
$30.00 - Residents
$40.00 - Non-Residents
Activity No.: 311

TODDLER (Ages 19 - 36 months)
Limit: 12 students
$30.00 - Residents
$40.00 Non-Residents
Activity No.: 312

PRESCHOOL (3 - 6 years)
Limit: 10 students
$30.00 - Residents
$40.00 - Non-Residents
Activity No.: 313


Learn To Swim (6 Years Old and Up)

To download the Swim Instruction Schedule, please click here

LEVEL 1 - INTRODUCTION TO WATER SKILLS
Student must be 6 years and older. In Level 1 your child is introduced to basic skills as the foundation for future skills. Certain milestones are necessary for successful completion of Level 1, including: Entering the water independently using ladder, steps or side; Traveling at least 5 yards, bobbing 3 times then safely exiting the water; Gliding on front supported at least 2 body lengths; Rolling to a back float for 3 seconds with support; Recovering to a vertical position with support.
Activity No.: 321

LEVEL 2 - FUNDAMENTAL AQUATIC SKILLS
Must have passed Level 1. Some of the milestones that are necessary for successful completion of Level 2 Include: Stepping from the side into chest-deep water; Moving into a front float for 5 seconds, rolling to back, floating for 5 seconds then recovering to a vertical position; Moving into a back float for 5 seconds, rolling to front then recovering to a vertical position; Pushing off and swimming using combined arm and leg actions on front for 5 body lengths, rolling to back, floating for 15 seconds, rolling to the front then continue swimming for 5 body lengths.
Activity No.: 322

LEVEL 3 - STROKE DEVELOPMENT
Must have passed Level 2. Some of the milestones that are necessary for successful completion of Level 3 - Stroke Development; Jumping into deep water from the side; Swimming the front crawl for 15 yards; Maintaining position by treading or floating for 30 seconds; Swimming the elementary backstroke for 15 yards.
Activity No.: 323

LEVEL 4 - STROKE IMPROVEMENT
Must have passed Level 3. Some of the milestones that are necessary for successful completion of Level 4 - Stroke Improvement include; Swimming the front crawl for 25 yards; Swimming the elementary backstroke for 25 yards; Swimming the breaststroke for 15 yards; Swimming the back crawl for 15 yards; Open turns on the front and back.
Activity No.: 324

LEVEL 5 - STROKE REFINEMENT
Must have passed Level 4. Some of the milestones that are necessary for successful completion of Level 5 - Stroke Refinement include; Performing a shallow-angle dive into deep water; Swimming the front crawl for 50 yards; Swimming the elementary backstroke for 50 yards; Swimming the breaststroke for 25 yards; Swimming the back crawl for 25 yards.
Activity No.: 325

LEVEL 6 - SWIMMING & SKILL PROFICIENCY
Must have passed Level 5. This level is designed to refine strokes so students may swim with ease, efficiency, power over great distances. This course will prepare students for advanced course work such as Lifeguard Training and Water Safety Instructor.
Activity No.: 326

Lifeguarding (15+ Years Old)

The course teaches professionalism, patron and facility surveillance, victim recognition, equipment-based rescues, and caring for head, neck and back injuries. Must be 15 years or older.

June 15th - July 2nd, 2015, Monday through Thursday, 5:30 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. (30 hours)

$200.00
Activity No.: 340   Section: 15A

Swim Team - Port Piranhas

This program is designed for any child that wants to enjoy the thrill of competitive swimming, while having a blast at the same time. Prior swim team experience is not necessary.

  • Improvement of stroke technique and endurance
  • Learn the fundamentals of competitive swimming
  • Must currently be in Level 3 or above
  • Swim Meets:
    Port Washington - July 10, 2015
    Grafton - July 24, 2015
    Cedarburg - August 1, 2015
June 15th - August 1st, 2015, (Mondays, Tuesdays and Thursdays)
5:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.

$45.00 - Residents
$55.00 - Non-Residents
Activity No.: 335   Section: 15A

Swim To Fit

This class is a self-paced program designed for individual fitness results.

  • Learn fundamentals of aerobic cardiovascular swim exercise, endurance and strokes
  • Train for Triathlons
  • Get or stay in shape
June 15th - August 6th, 2015, (Mondays, Tuesdays and Thursdays), 6:00 a.m. - 8:00 a.m.

$60.00 - Resident
$70.00 - Non-Resident
Receive a $5.00 discount if registered before May 29th, 2015
Activity No.: 336   Section: 15A

Aqua Zumba

This class is the "pool party" workout for all ages. You will learn safe, effective, and challenging water based workouts that integrate the Zumba formula & philosophy into traditional aqua fitness discipline. Instructor: Tina Mach.

June 16th - August 11th, 2015 (Tuesdays), 7:00 p.m. - 7:45 p.m. at Pirates' Hollow Waterpark.

Schedule is based on Yoga and More fees. See our Yoga & More page for more information.
Activity No.: 351   Section: 15A