Swim Instruction

Swim Instruction 2020 - Photo of lifeguards teaching a child how to swim.


Class Schedule

Tadpoles (Ages 3 - 5), Guppies (Ages 4 - 6) & Jellyfish (Ages 6-15) are FULL. 

Registration is only permitted  for one cycle at a time. If available, you can sign up for 1 cycle + Saturday class. Registration for the next cycle will be available the Friday of the last class/cycle meeting date and Monday of the first class/cycle meeting date. Adults must register for children. NO REFUNDS. No class 7/4. 

Please note: All credit card transactions are subject to a 2.9% fee.

To sign up for Seals (LEVEL 2) class or higher:  Must present Red Cross card or Smith Park Pool Report Card at time of registration. Red Cross card must be from Smith Park Pool in order to advance to higher level. On the first day of each cycle, instructors will test each student's skills to correctly place the student in the appropriate class.

LEARN TO SWIM Aquatic Sponsorship Program

Aquatics sponsorship program gives eligible youth from low and moderate-income families an opportunity to participate in San Gabriel’s Learn to Swim Aquatics program. This particular program is funded through the San Gabriel Kiwanis Club. Through this partnership, scholarships will be available for aquatics classes for any family experiencing financial hardships. This program is limited to the funding available.

Families who live within the San Gabriel city limits or whose children attend San Gabriel schools are eligible to apply for a sponsorship for any of their children ages 14 and under. Proof of annual income must be submitted in order to determine if the family’s income meets HUD guidelines for low and moderate income.

Email, Mail or Hand Deliver your completed application and photocopies of financial documents to: calatorre@sgch.org; Aquatics Sponsorship, San Gabriel Community Services Department, 250 South Mission Drive, San Gabriel, CA 91776.

Click here to access the Aquatic Sponsorship Application