Youth Group Swim Lessons
At Miramont your child will develop the skills needed to be safe in, on, and around the water, as well as learning how swim at a high level.  We have 8 different levels to match your child’s needs exactly.  Please refer to the individual level descriptions to see what skills will be learned in each level.

Swim Lesson Guidelines

  • Children must be 3 years of age to take lessons independently.  Children under 3 years may participate in Parent/Child classes.
  • Payment is due in full to secure class registration.
  • If it is evident that a child is not ready for lessons, the Aquatics Manager will contact the parent and a full refund will be given.
  • In order to guarantee a 6:1 student to teacher ratio, makeup lessons are not available.
  • Each class has a minimum enrollment of 4 students.
  • All of our instructors are certified and experienced.

For more information, call the Aquatics Manager, Karrie Brown, at 970.672.4255.

Youth Group Swim Lessons
Miramont follows the 8 levels of lessons prescribed by the American Red Cross.

Preschool Levels – Ages 3-5 years

PSL 1 – Introduction to Water Skills, Water Exploration

  • Safety in entering and exiting the water
  • Submerging head and blowing bubbles
  • Floating and gliding with support, both front and back
  • Water safety rules and wearing a life jacket

PSL 2 – Fundamentals of Swimming

  • Complete submerging
  • Comfort in gliding and floating without support
  • Introduction to treading water in shallow end
  • Arm and leg action is introduced

PSL 3 – Advancement of Swimming Fundamentals

  • Introduction of freestyle and backstroke
  • Total comfort in floating and gliding
  • Treading water in deep end

Learn To Swim Levels – Ages 4 years and up

Level 2 – Fundamental Aquatic Skills, Primary Skills

  • Complete submerging
  • Floating without support, both front and back
  • Gliding without support
  • Swim using alternating leg and arm action 5 yards
  • Water safety rules and how to help others

Level 3 – Stroke Development

  • Deep-water entry and safety
  • Side breathing
  • Treading water
  • Introduction to Freestyle, backstroke, butterfly kick and body motion
  • Water safety rules and safe diving rules

Level 4 – Stroke Improvement

  • Surface dives and underwater swimming
  • Tread water using all kicks
  • Freestyle, backstroke, breaststroke, butterfly
  • Introduction to elementary backstroke
  • Safety in diving

Level 5 (Pre-Swim Team) – Stroke Refinement

  • Endurance and technique on all strokes
  • Race starts
  • Flip turns

May Swim Lesson Schedule

April 28 – May 4

Days: Monday & Wednesday, 8 lessons
Times / Levels
4:10 pm – 4:40 pm               Level 2, Level 3
4:15 pm – 5:00 pm                Level 4, Level 5
4:45 pm – 5:15 pm                Level 2, Level 3

Day: Wednesday, 4 lessons
Time / Level
10:00 am – 11:00 am               Parent/Child

Day: Saturday, 4 lessons
Times / Levels
10:00 am – 10:30 am               PSL 1 & PSL 2
10:35 am – 11:05 am               Level 2 & 3

Cost / Session

Premier Member Sport/Non-Member
Parent / Child $35 $50
30 minute $65 $90
45 minute $90 $115

Summer Swim Lesson Session dates

Session 1:  June 2 – June 12
Session 2:  June 16 – June 26
Session 3:  July 7 – July 17
Session 4:  July 21 – July 31
Session 5: August 4 – August 14
Registration begins for all summer swim lessons on Monday, April 14!

Days 
Monday – Thursday
2 week sessions (8 lessons total)

Times / Levels
10:30 am – 11:00 am               PSL 1 & 2, Level 2 & 3
10:30 am – 11:15 am                Level 4* & Level 5
11:05 am – 11:35 am                PSL 3, Level 2 & 3, Parent/Child

Cost / Session

Premier Member Sport/Non-Member
30 minute class $80 $100
45 minute $96 $125

Days 
Tuesday/Thursday
2 week sessions (4 lessons total)

Times/Levels
5:00 pm – 5:30 pm              PSL 1, Level 2
5:00 pm – 5:45 pm              Level 4* & 5*
5:35 pm – 6:05 pm               PSL 2 & Level 3

Cost / Session

Premier Member Sport/Non-Member
30 minute class $40 $50
45 minute $48 $62

*10% sibling discount will apply.
Contact the Aquatics Manager, Karrie Brown, at 970.672.4255 to get started or with any questions.