Registration for 2022 Swim Lessons is OPEN!


Please see the Group Swim Lesson–Ability Descriptions below so you know which group to select for your swimmer!

Selecting the correct group will help us plan and staff lessons so they are of the most benefit to your swimmer

—Lesson are geared for children ages 3 years and older.

—Each small group is divided into specific skill levels and progresses through objectives and goals based on these skill levels.

—The goal is to master the required skill at one level before moving to the next level.  Group descriptions can be found below.

—Each session is 25 minutes in length. Lessons are held Mondays through Thursday (Tuesday through Wednesday for week of July 4th).  See Schedule below for times.  

*There will be no lessons on Fridays* 

2022 Schedule

Week I: June 20 – June 23 (10:45-11:15  or  11:20-11:50)
Week II: June 27 – June 30 (10:45-11:15  or  11:20-11:50)  
Week III: July 5 – July 7 (10:45-11:15  or  11:20-11:50)      
Week IV: July 11- July 14 (10:45-11:15  or  11:20-11:50
*Week I, II, IV cost:

Members—$100 per child

Non-members—$120 per child

Week III prorated for July 4 holiday  $75/$90


GROUP 1: PRE-BEGINNER: Child must be comfortable taking the class without the parent in the pool.  This group introduces play and safety in the Cove area of the big pool. 

—GOALS: Put face in water. Learn water safety in the Cove area: where they can’t and can stand.  Introduce the stomach and back float. 

GROUP 2: BEGINNER: Child is comfortable playing in the Cove area and can put face in the water.  Beginning to stomach float and is attempting to go under water during play. 

—GOALS: Learns the stomach and back float. Dives for toys. Uses arms (beginner freestyle) to  move through water and kick feet. Can play in the Cove safely in areas they can stand in. 

GROUP 3: ADVANCED BEGINNER: Child enjoys going under water and playing comfortably in water  they can stand in. Beginning to stroke and move across the water. Can bob on the bottom and is ready  to begin to learn to swim in water they can’t stand in. 

—GOALS: Child becomes more water safe. Learns beginner freestyle and backstroke. Begins to  tread water. Can bob in water and get to the side of the pool. Floats on back very easily for  survival skills.  

GROUP 4: PRE-SWIMMER: Child can swim beginner freestyle and some backstroke and is comfortable in  the shallow areas of the big pool. 

—GOALS: Child builds strength and confidence. Will swim back and forth from wall to the flags.  Masters treading water, back float, and begins to swim in the deep end. 

GROUP 5: SWIMMER: Perfect for pre-Kitty Hawk team. Child can swim beginner freestyle and  backstroke and is comfortable in all areas of the big pool.  

—GOALS: Child learns to swim the full length of the pool using proper stroke technique and tread  water for 30 seconds in deep end. Child will gain endurance, strength and improve technique.  Child will also be introduced to breaststroke, butterfly and learn the racing dive off the side of  the pool in the deep end. 

GROUP 6: STROKE DEVELOPMENT AND ENDURANCE: For the swimmer of all ages and swim team  members who want to improve their skills and gain strength. Can swim a full length of the pool  freestyle and backstroke without stopping. Great for swim team members who want to focus on a  different stroke skill each day of the week including dives and turns. 

GOALS: Improve stroke technique and hone racing skills. Each day will be focused on a different  skill.


*Once lessons begin, swimmers may be moved to a group that suits them better.

*There will be a group that is for young swimmers who aren’t quite ready for Kitty Hawks and need one more year to gain confidence and endurance.

*You may not receive the time of your choice as we are trying to keep the numbers even for both time slots

*Groups will be e-mailed before each session.

Please email with any questions