Is your child ready to safely enjoy an afternoon at a neighborhood pool or a day at the lake? The City of Spring Hill has contracted with the YMCA of Greater Kansas City to provide high-quality swim lessons that accommodate a range of skill levels and ages.
We offer both group lessons and private lessons. Scholarships are available based on income qualifications. Please visit City Hall to apply.
Private Swim Lessons are at full capacity for this season; therefore, registration is closed.
Group swim lessons are at full capacity for the season! We look forward to seeing you in 2020!
Infants and toddlers (six months to three years) are accompanied by a parent or guardian to learn to be comfortable in the water.
Water Discovery:Infants and toddlers are introduced to the aquatic environment.
Water Exploration:Learn body positions, blow bubbles, and practice fundamental safety and water skills. Must be able to respond to verbal cues and jump on land.
Recommended skills for all to have around water. Sessions are available for preschool (ages three to five) and school age (ages 6 to 12) children.
Water Acclimation:An introduction to the pool. Develop safe water habits, become comfortable with underwater exploration, and learn to safely exit a body of water. Must be comfortable working with instructor in the water.
Water Movement:Focus on body position and control, forward movement, directional change, and basic self-rescue skills. Must be able to go underwater voluntarily.
Water Stamina:Learn basic stroke techniques, rotary breathing, and integrated arm and leg action. Children learn to swim, move to safety, and exit should they fall into a body of water. Must be able to do front and back float independently.
Refining swim skills. All levels are available for school age children (ages 6 to 12). Only stroke introduction is available for preschool age children (ages 3 to 5).