2022 Swim Lessons
Swim Lessons Open April 11th
The WSSC offers swim lessons to children 3 years old and older.
You must be a member of the Western Springs pool to participate.
Lessons missed due to weather will be made up on Friday of each session.
Session 1: June 13th to June 23rd
Session 2: June 27th to July 7th
Session 3:July 11th to July 22nd
Session 4: July 25th to August 4th
9:00 - 9:35 am
9:40 - 10:15 am
10:20 - 10:55 am
To register for swim lessons click here.
$75 per session
Your swimmer will be placed into a level the first day of the swim session. Each swimmer will be evaluated and placed accordingly. Swimmer are able to move levels through the course of the two week session.
Listen and Follow Directions
Unassisted submersion for 5 seconds while blowing nose bubbles
Assisted Front/Back Floats with head in proper position.
Introduces unsupported floating with kicks, rhythmic breathing, elementary freestyle, backstroke orientation, holding breath underwater and more.
Includes improving skill competency, deep-water work, including elementary backstroke, treading water and proficient freestyle arm and leg movements.
Provides a solid reinforcement of the foundation strokes. Breaststroke is introduced along with basic diving.
Stroke Refinement & Efficiency:
Includes a review of backstroke, breaststroke, and freestyle. Butterfly and surface dives are introduced. This level is a good preparation for children interested in joining the swim team.