Summer Swim Programs

ALL CLASSES ARE FIRST COME FIRST SERVE!

Mail-in registration for Continuing Education classes begins Monday, May 5.

Walk-in registration begins Monday, May 19 at 8 a.m. at the Continuing Education Office in the Texarkana College Administration Building.

There will be no online registration for the Summer Swim Program.

Our swim program is designed to promote water safety, knowledge, aquatic adjustment, and increased swimming readiness and skills.  Class size is limited to facilitate learning outcomes for your child so sign up early!

The swim program will be administered by Texas High Swimming Coach Carl Auel.  Instructors for each class will work under Coach Auel and will follow his guidelines for swim instruction.

Click here for the Summer Swim registration and release form!

Return registration and payment to:

Texarkana College Continuing Education

2500 North Robison Road

Texarkana, TX 75599

June 9-19 | June 23-July 3 | July 14-24

Primary Skills (4-5 yrs)

This class is for entry level swimmers who have little or no swimming skills.  Primary instruction is focused on students getting comfortable putting their faces in the water, blowing bubbles in the water, kicking on their stomachs and backs, pushing off the wall and kicking to an instructor, and taking 3-4 unassisted freestyle strokes.

Basic Skill

Students should be comfortable putting their faces in the water and willing to briefly float unassisted.  Skills to be focused on will be kicking on their stomachs and backs, blowing bubbles underwater, breathing to the side, front crawl 4-6 strokes unassisted, sitting dives, and kicking unassisted on their backs.

Intermediate

Students should be able to kick on their backs unassisted, swim 4-6 freestyle strokes, and be very comfortable with their faces in the water.  Skills to be focused on will be to swim freestyle with breathing to the side, kicking and swimming on their backs, sitting and standing dives.

Advanced

Students should be able to swim freestyle and backstroke the length of the pool (25 yards) unassisted, as well as perform a sitting dive.  Skills to be focused on will be advanced freestyle and backstroke, freestyle and backstroke flip turns, breaststroke kick and swim, beginning butterfly kick and swim, as well as standing dives and diving from the starting blocks.

Summer Swim Schedule

Primary Skills (4-5 yrs) $55
June 9-18 MTW 9-9:45 am
June 9-18
MTW 10-10:45 am
June 9-18
MTW 11-11:45 am
June 23-July 2 MTW 9-9:45 am
June 23-July 2 MTW 10-10:45 am
June 23-July 2 MTW 11-11:45 am
July 14-23 MTW 9-9:45 am
July 14-23
MTW 10-10:45 am
July 14-23
MTW 11-11:45 am

 

Basic Skills $65
June 9-19 MTWTH 9-9:45 am
June 9-19 MTWTH 10-10:45 am
June 9-19 MTWTH 11-11:45 am
June 23-July 3 MTWTH 9-9:45 am
June 23-July 3 MTWTH 10-10:45 am
June 23-July 3 MTWTH 11-11:45 am
July 14-24 MTWTH 9-9:45 am
July 14-24 MTWTH 10-10:45 am
July 14-24 MTWTH 11-11:45 am

 

Intermediate $65
June 9-19 MTWTH 9-9:45 am
June 9-19 MTWTH 10-10:45 am
June 9-19 MTWTH 11-11:45 am
June 23-July 3 MTWTH 9-9:45 am
June 23-July 3 MTWTH 10-10:45 am
June 23-July 3 MTWTH 11-11:45 am
July 14-24 MTWTH 9-9:45 am
July 14-24 MTWTH 10-10:45 am
July 14-24 MTWTH 11-11:45 am

 

Advanced $65
June 9-19 MTWTH 9-9:45 am
June 9-19 MTWTH 10-10:45 am
June 9-19 MTWTH 11-11:45 am
June 23-July 3 MTWTH 9-9:45 am
June 23-July 3 MTWTH 10-10:45 am
June 23-July 3 MTWTH 11-11:45 am
July 14-24 MTWTH 9-9:45 am
July 14-24 MTWTH 10-10:45 am
July 14-24 MTWTH 11-11:45 am

 

Baby Swim Schedule

For babies 12 months to 3 years, the primary focus is for the child to become comfortable and relaxed in the water, experience buoy, bubble blowing and water splashing.  Parent or caregiver must be in pool with the child.  Swim diaper is mandatory.

Instructor:  Connie Long

Baby Swim $55
June 2-11 MTW 9-10 am
June 2-11 MTW 10-11 am
June 16-25 MTW 9-10 am
June 16-25 MTW 10-11 am