go comets!

Grand Ledge High School

.

go comets!

Grand Ledge High School

go comets!

Grand Ledge High School

Swim / Aquatics


Grand Ledge Aquatics

Grand Ledge High School Pool

820 Spring Street ~ Grand Ledge, MI 48837

 

For questions about our aquatic programs please contact:

 Marcie Flood - Aquatic Coordinator

floodm@glcomets.net

 

For weather cancellations please call the Community Recreation Office 517.925.5440

 

Summer 2021 Swim Schedule

Our facility will be closed this summer :(

We look forward to seeing you Fall 2021

 

TENTATIVE Fall 2021 Swim Schedule TENTATIVE

Mondays ~     September 13th - October 18th     (6 Classes)

Wednesdays ~     September 15th - October 20th     (6 Classes)

Saturdays ~     September 18th - October 23rd    (6 Classes) 

Registration begins August 2021

 

TENTATIVE Winter 2021 Swim Schedule TENTATIVE

Saturdays ~     October 30th - December 11th    (6 Classes)     ***NO Class November 27th*** 

Wednesdays ~     November 3rd - December 15th     (6 Classes)     ***NO Class November 24th***

Mondays ~     November 8th - December 13th     (6 Classes)

Registration begins Saturday, October 23rd at 1 pm

 

OUR COVID-19 PROCEDURES & GUIDELINES

 

  1. Prior to heading to our facility, all families must complete a self assessment. Anyone experiencing any symptoms must stay home.

  2. All participants must arrive no more than 5 minutes prior to their scheduled class, in their swimsuits, and ready to swim, as changing rooms will not be available before classes.

  3. Only 2 adults and siblings will be allowed to enter the facility per swimmer.

  4. Upon arrival, everyone will have a brief health screen.

  5. While in our facility, masks must be worn at all times unless you are in the pool or while showering. NO MASKS WILL BE WORN WHILE IN THE POOL.

  6. Social distancing is required by ALL while in or out of the pool.

  7. After class, locker rooms will be available for a quick shower and to change. We ask that this is done in a prompt manner.

 

What we have done…

 

  1. We have increased our sanitation schedule within our facility daily.

  2. All staff members are asked to stay home if not feeling well. They will be asked to complete a self assessment and temperature check upon arrival and will be asked to return home if they have any signs of illness or fever.

  3. Staff will wear masks where applicable. STAFF WILL NOT BE WEARING MASKS WHILE IN THE WATER.

  4. Per state recommendations, we no longer will have a lost and found. Please keep track of all of your belongings! 

  5. We have modified our swim curriculum to limit face-to-face contact.

  6. We will no longer have use of toys, spare googles, kickboards, pull buoys, or flippers. We encourage each swimmer to bring their own equipment.

 

CLASS OFFERINGS & DESCRIPTIONS

PLEASE NOTE: CLASSES ARE SUBJECT TO CHANGE OR BE CANCELED DUE TO LOW ENROLLMENT OR ANY COVID-19 RELATED REASON

 

Starfish (ages 6 mo. – 2 years)

While in Starfish parents work with their child on water adjustment through songs and play, practice safe pool entry/exit, getting acclimated to different holds and supports, reaching out front, blowing bubbles, water exploration, as well as water and boat safety.

 

***PARENT MUST ACCOMPANY CHILD IN WATER***

 

Guppies (ages 2 – 4 years)

While in Guppies parents continue to work with their child on water adjustment, practice independent pool entry/exit, blowing bubbles and submerging, floating on front and back, gliding through the water on front, swimming on back, and jumping into the water to parent, as well as water and boat safety.

 

***PARENT MUST ACCOMPANY CHILD IN WATER***

 

Parent Tot (Ages 6 mo. – 4 years)

Parent Tot is combination of our Starfish and Guppies classes.

While in Parent Tot parents will work with their child on water adjustment through songs and play, practice safe pool entry/exit working towards independence with this skill, getting acclimated to different holds and supports, reaching out front, blowing bubbles and submerging, jumping into the water to parent, water exploration, as well as water and boat safety.

 

***PARENT MUST ACCOMPANY CHILD IN WATER***

 

Pre- Level 1

While in pre level 1 we work on water adjustment, safe pool entry/exit, water safety, breath control, floating on front and back, gliding through the water on front, swimming on back, and face submerging.

 

Level 1 

While in level 1 we work on safe, independent pool entry/exit, water safety, submerging under water, floating on front and back, gliding through the water on front, swimming on our back independently, and jumping into the pool.

 

Level 2

Prerequisites: Child must be able to swim the width of the pool independently on their back.

While in level 2 we continue to build endurance with independent swimming on their back, breath control while retrieving objects from the bottom of the pool, holding breath for 10 seconds while submerged, introduce arm pulls to swimming on front (crawl stroke), jumping into the pool into deep water, and boat safety.

 

Level 3

Prerequisites: Swimmer must be able to swim the length of the pool independently on their back and swim the width of the pool with adequate crawl stroke.

While in level 3 we continue to build endurance by introducing rhythmic breathing, streamlines, and working on swimming our crawl stroke 25 yards. We will introduce backstroke, elementary backstroke, survival float, treading water, changing directions while swimming, diving, and reaching assists. 

 

Level 4 

Prerequisites: Swimmer must be able to swim 25 yards of adequate crawl stroke and backstroke, tread water and survival float for 1 minute each, and perform satisfactory elementary backstroke.

While in level 4 we continue to build endurance by swimming our crawl stroke and backstroke 50 yards and our elementary backstroke 25 yards. We will introduce breaststroke, underwater swimming for 15 feet, diving with a spring, open turns, throwing assists, and increase our stamina by preforming our treading water and survival float for 1 1/2 minutes.

 

Level 5

Prerequisites: Swimmer must be able to swim 50 yards of adequate crawl stroke and backstroke, 25 yards of elementary backstroke, tread water and survival float for 1 1/2 minutes each, and be able to perform a knowledge of breaststroke.

While in level 5 we continue to build endurance by swimming our crawl stroke 75 yards,  backstroke and elementary backstroke 50 yards, and breaststroke 25 yards. We will introduce sidestroke, butterfly, flip turns, and surface dives and will continue to increase our stamina by preforming our treading water and survival float for 2 minutes.

 

Level 6

Prerequisites: Swimmer must be able to swim 75 yards crawl stroke, 50 yards backstroke and elementary backstroke, and 25 yards, breaststroke, sidestroke, and butterfly, as well as tread water and survival float for 2 minutes each.

While in level 6 we continue to build endurance by swimming our crawl stroke and backstroke 100 yards, and backstroke, elementary backstroke, sidestroke, and butterfly 50 yards. We will learn how to fitness swim with circle swimming, using a pace clock, learning about and using flippers, pull buoy, and kick boards appropriately, as well as gaining the ability to swim continuously for 12 minutes. We will introduce the sport of diving, proper stretching techniques, basic approach and hurdle on the diving board, as well as tuck jumps and tuck dives. We also work on personal water safety by retrieving a 10 lb brick from 7 feet of water, treading water for 2 minutes with legs only, 5 minutes survival float, and will perform a disrobing exercise.

 

Click Here To Register

 

Private Lessons

$25 per 30 minute lesson

Please contact Marcie Flood to inquire about private lessons. floodm@glcomets.net

LIMITED SPOTS AVAILABLE

 

Water Aerobics 

*** Minimum of 5 registered participants for the class to run ***

Drop-In Fee – $5 (Drop-Ins will be accepted at the door ONLY if class has at least 5 pre-registered participants.)

We apologize we are not currently offering water aerobics.

We look forward to adding these programs in the near future when it is safe to do so.

 

Click Here To Register

 

Open Swim & Lap Swim

We apologize we are not currently offering open swim or lap swimming.

We look forward to adding these programs in the near future.

 

Private Pool Rentals

$130

This is a 2 hour block of time including 15 minutes of set up, 1.5 hours of pool use with lifeguard, and 15 minutes of clean up for no more than 25 swimmers. Non swimmers must have an adult in the water. Additional swimmers and event time is based on availability and at an additional fee. 

Please contact Marcie Flood for availability and to schedule at floodm@glcomets.net

 



https://grandledgecomets.org
Advertisement Advertisement