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The JCC will be closed Monday, May 31. Happy Memorial Day Weekend!

Swim Lessons

Learn To Swim at the J!

We offer private, semi-private, and group classes for new and experienced swimmers throughout the summer! Read more about the different options available below with links to register:


Private and Semi-Private Lessons

Lessons are purchased in packages of Six

  • Semi-Private Lessons – $150 per child
    Instead of the one-on-one approach, these lessons include two participates and one instructor.  This program is great for siblings who work well together, friends or family who wish to develop their stroke and master new forms.
  • Private Lessons – $210 per child
    Private swimming lessons include one-on-one instruction customized to the swimmer’s personal needs, goals and confidence.  Our core purpose is to teacher water safety and proper swimming techniques. Private lessons are available for all ages.
Click here to register for private and semi-private lessons 
Swim Classes
  • $100 per child
  • Session 1 | June 11 to July 16
  • Session 2 | July 23 to August 27
  • No prior swim experience required

Water Babies
Saturdays 10-10:30 am
6 months to 18 months
Adult assistance required
A perfect way to get your baby comfortable and confident in the water, slowly and gently.  A parent or guardian accompanies their child in the pool and learns how to introduce them to the water.  This is a great bonding experience for babies and adults.

Parent & Tot
Saturdays 9:30-10 am
18 months to 36 months
Adult assistance required
A perfect way to get your baby comfortable and confident in the water, slowly and gently.  A parent or guardian accompanies their child in the pool and learns how to introduce them to the water.  This is a great bonding experience for babies and adults.

Preschool Swim Class
Saturdays 9:00-9:30 am
3 to 5 years old
No adult assistance required
This group is designed for children new to swimming.  No prior swim experience required.  Children become comfortable in the water without a parent.  They learn basic safety skills, learn to go under water ,turn onto their backs to float and are introduced to basic swim strokes.  This class is a great confidence builder. 

Click here to register for swim classes
Registration

Registration is always open. Payment is due when the registration is confirmed and scheduled.  Payments must be made on our website.

Cancelation

Cancellations need to be made 24 hours in advance of your scheduled class.  Please contact aquatics@phillyjcc.com if you need to cancel a scheduled lesson.  One make up lesson is allowed each swim session.

Refunds

We offer a 14-day money back guarantee for new students.

Facility Closures and Cancellations

Watch for signs posted at the Kaiserman JCC for any upcoming closures.  Closures and delays due to weather or events beyond our control will be posted on our website and Facebook.  Make-up lessons will be offered for these closures.

Safety Notice

We put safety first.  We have staff on duty trained in first aid and CPR and all swim instruction is supervised by a lifeguard.  For the safety of your children, parents or guardians are required to stay at the Kaiserman JCC during all swim instruction.