Swim Instruction

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

Register now to the 2021 Learn to swim classes


You can register on-line for Jellyfish (Level 1), Me & My Shadow, Tadpoles and Guppies ONLY.
Level's 2 and above must register by phone or in-person (by appointment only). You must present your child's swim report card proving that they passed the previous level at Smith Park Pool.


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: lhakobian@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