2021 Swim Lessons
Swim Lessons Open April 16th
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 14th to June 24th
Session 2: June 28th to July 8th
Session 3:July 5th to July 15th
Session 4: July 19th to July 29th
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.