Swim lessons for campers only

Available for campers ages 6-10.

Camp staff escorts children to and from lessons.

Offered at City Park all three camps sites. WAIS students will take their swim lessons at the neighboring Swim & Fitness Center. 

$40/session

Each session runs for two weeks with classes held Mondays to Wednesdays from 8 to 8:30 a.m.

Swim Lesson Descriptions

Welcome to Westminster Swim Lessons! Our Swim Lessons are in partnership with the Starfish Swimming Institute. These swim lessons are split into six different levels and are designed to prepare you for our Flippers Swim Team. Goggles are recommended for all levels of swim lessons, excluding Parent & Tot. For more in-depth descriptions, please review our Westminster Swim Lesson Parent Handbook.

LEVEL 3 – SWORDFISH 
Students begin to combine arm and leg skills to develop strokes. Class emphasizes safety, body position for strokes, freestyle, kneeling dives (deep end), and rhythmic breathing. 

LEVEL 4 – SEA OTTER 
Students learn and refine intermediate strokes. Class emphasizes safety, backstroke, dolphin kicking, standing dive, and treading water. 

LEVEL 5 – SEA LION 
Students learn and refine advanced strokes. Class emphasizes safety, butterfly stroke, breaststroke, and deep surface dives. 

LEVEL 6 – JR. FLIPPERS 
Students focus on continuous swimming and competitive swimming skills. Class emphasizes competitive starts (front and back), flip turns, swimming 125 yards without stopping, and spends class time with the Flippers Swim Team coaches.

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