Join Sharks Swim Academy
Registration Opens, Monday, August 15th!
YMCA swim lessons are internationally acclaimed because they have been proven to work. Whether you are looking to increase child safety around water, learn how to swim, or fine tune a particular stroke technique, our aquatic professionals are here for you.
AGE GROUPS & CLASSES
Beginning with water discovery, exploration, acclimation and stamina and progressing to stroke introduction, development and mechanics, our path to swimming skills helps students advance quickly while having fun! Instructor to student ratios ensure lots of water time and individual attention.
PARENT/CHILD SWIM ACADEMY LESSONS (INFANT, TODDLER and PRESCHOOL)
Ages: 6 months – 3 years
Ratio: 12 parent/child pairs to 1 instructorPRESCHOOL SWIM ACADEMY LESSONS
Ages: 3 – 5 years
Ratio: 6 students to 1 instructorYOUTH SWIM ACADEMY LESSONS
Ages: 6 years and up
Ratio: 8 non-swimming students to 1 instructor
10 swimming students to 1 instructor
Click here for Swim Lesson OverviewNEW! SWIM CLUB
Swim Club is for future aquatic leaders ages 11-14. A fun mix of all things water such as liquid gym, stroke technique, sports and games blended with Swim Instructor and Lifeguard development curriculum. Join the “Club” and make new friends, develop leadership skills and give back to the community.
PRIVATE SWIM LESSONS & ADULT SWIM LESSONS IT’S NEVER TOO LATE TO LEARN HOW TO SWIM!
Private swim lessons boast an innovative curriculum designed to advance individual swimmer’s skills and abilities in a wide variety of swimming proficiencies including personal safety, submersion, stroke work, diving, boating safety, competitive swimming, endurance, and physical fitness.
Click here to explore ALL our programs!Schedules
YMCA of the North Shore Locations
Glen T. MacLeod Cape Ann YMCA
Greater Beverly YMCA
Ipswich Family YMCA
Lynch/van Otterloo YMCA
Plaistow Community YMCA