Starfish Swim School

Perfect for little swimmers! Ducklings, for age 3, and Swim School, for ages 4-12.
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Ducklings Skill Levels
Ducklings, White level: Works on helping students gain confidence and comfort in the water. They will practice submersion skills and blowing bubbles. Once comfortable in water, students will begin Red level skills, including floats and kicking. No prerequisites. See swim lessons for this level here.

Red/Yellow levels: Works on floats and air recovery, submersion, rolling and kicks. Once those base skills are learned, students will practice forward movement through the water and direction change. They will also advance skills learned in the White level. Prerequisite: completion of Duckling White or approval through evaluation. See swim lessons for this level here.

Blue and Green levels: Covers the beginning stages of freestyle and backstroke through drills. Techniques include side glide, advanced rolling (position change) and beginning breathing techniques. Skills learned prepare students for moving into the Stroke School. Prerequisite: completion of Ducking White/Red levels or approval through evaluation. See swim lessons for this level here.

Swim School Skill Levels

White/Red levels: Works on helping students to gain confidence and comfort in the water. Once they have acheived this goal they will work on floats and air recovery. Other skills: submersion, rolling and kicks. No prerequisites. See swim lessons for this level here.

Yellow level: Works on forward movement through water and direction change. Students will also advance skills learned in White and Red levels. Prerequisite: completion of Swim School White or approval through evaluation. See swim lessons for this level here.

Blue and Green levels: Cover the beginning stages of freestyle and backstroke through drills. Techniques include side glide, advanced rolling (position change) and beginning breathing techniques. Skills learned prepare students for moving into the Stroke School. Prerequisite: completion of Swim School Yellow or approval through evaluation. See swim lessons for this level here.

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