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REGISTRATION for 2019 Swim Lessons will open in February 2019

OHYA Lionfish Swim School


Oak Hills Youth Athletics Lionfish will offer swimming lessons with a focus on how to be safe in and around the water.  The program is designed for children 3 years old all the way up to age 11.  Our lessons are supervised by lifeguard-certified instructors and most of our instructors have been competitive swimmers.  Swimmers progress through the levels at their own pace, mastering the skills in one level before advancing to the next.  


Parent & Child Class is being offered to ages 6 months – 4 years to help introduce the water to the child and get them comfortable through the use of singing, blowing bubbles, etc.  The structure is very non-threatening.  Parents must enter the water with the children.  A max of 10 parents/child will be in the water with 1 instructor.



Swim Lessons will run for 6 consecutive weeks

  • SUMMER - Starting the week of Monday, June 4 and ending the week starting Monday July 9

Your swimmer will have one 30 minute lesson on the day and time you register for during each of these 6 weeks.  There are NO MAKEUP classes if a class is missed.

Summer Swim Lesson Dates

Monday Tuesday Wednesday** Thursday
Week 1 June 4 June 5 June 6 June 7
Week 2 June 11 June 12 June 13 June 14
Week 3 June 18 June 19 June 20 June 21
Week 4 June 25 June 26 June 27 June 28
Week 5 July 2 July 3 July 11 July 5
Week 6 July 9 July 10 July18 July 12

** No Classes July 4.  Make up classes will be July 18.


Student to Teacher ratios will max out at 4 students to 1 instructor.  Swim classes are structured to build upon each other.  Swimmers need to complete their current level to move up.



The six week session will cost $75.  You will pay for the session at the end of the registration with a credit card or bank account information.  A processing fee of 2.85% + $1.00 will be added to the fee charged today.



All classes will take place at the pool inside Oak Hills High School.



All swimmers will need to bring a swimsuit and a towel.  Swimmers may bring their own goggles.  You know your young swimmers best, if they need a swim diaper or disposable swimwear, please do so.


LEVELS: Swimmers need to complete each level before moving up to the next level.


Ages: 6 mos. to 4 years old

Parent must get into the water with the child



Ages: 3-4 years old

Swim with face in the water

Float on back by themselves

Kicking on back – 5 yards



Ages: 5-6 years old

Push off wall to swim & turn over on back

Streamline with kicking

Freestyle with breathing – 10 yards

Kicking on back with arms – 10 yards

Freestyle stoke – 10 yards

Breaststroke arms and kick – 5 yards

Jumping in deep water and swim to instructor


Ages: 7-8

Freestyle - with side breathing

Backstroke - kicking and arms

Breaststroke - kick and arms

Fly, Back, Breast, Free – drills (beginning to learn proper Fly)

Diving starts


LIONFISHCompetitive Swimming Instruction

Ages: 9-11




Learning Sets

Stroke Perfection



At registration opening, only 8 spots were available for each day and time. Parent/Child classes have 10 spots available.


Based on your child's age, you will be presented with the appropriate/available Day of the week and Times from which to choose. 

*****Sessions will close as they are filled and will not be presented to you as an option.*****

You will  have the option to place your child on a waitlist if a opening becomes available.


Registration for 2019 Spring and Summer swim school will start in February 2019