The JCA offers instructional swim programs designed by the American Red Cross. All instructors are certified through the American Red Cross as Water Safety Instructors. The JCA assures program quality by maintaining small class sizes, monitoring instruction and adhering to Red Cross standards. The JCA boasts both an indoor and outdoor pool as well as a steam room, sauna and whirlpool. Our fitness schedule provides more information about pool and locker room hours. Lessons by appointment only.
Junior Makos Learn-to-Swim
This program is designed for children ages 6 to 12 to help participants achieve maximum success. Introduction to water skills, fundamental aquatic skills, stroke development, stroke improvement, stroke refinement and personal water safety are the core topics covered. Classes have a 6-to-1 student to teacher ratio.
Little Makos Learn-to-Swim
This program is designed for children ages 3.5 to 5 years. Children participate without a parent in the water, and swimmers are introduced to breath control, arm coordination, kicking and development of basic strokes. Classes have a 5-to-1 student to teacher ratio.
Parent and Me Learn-to-Swim
This program is to teach parents how to work safely and effectively with their child (infant to 3 years old) in the water. The program emphasizes fun and enjoyment, water adjustment and preparatory activities for future swimming. This program is not designed to teach children to become good swimmers or even to survive in the water on their own. At least one adult must accompany the child in the pool.
Private Swim Lessons (All Ages)
Our one-on-one private lesson instruction for all ages leads you closer to your individual goal. Learn to swim or learn to swim more efficiently. Each lesson is 30 minutes long.