Our skippers swim program is for ages 3-5 years and consists of 4 levels of instruction for all skill levels. Parents may choose which level best suits their child.
Pike: First time water experience with instruction. Introduction to floating and paddling on front, back and side stroke.
Eel: Can float on front and back independently and can paddle 5 feet on front and back without assistance.
Ray: Can perform front, back and side stroke with rhythmic breathing for 15 feet. Introduction to elementary backstroke.
Starfish: Can perform front crawl and backstroke, side and elementary backstroke for 20 feet.
For more information, please contact:
Downtown Aquatic Coordinator – (208) 344-5502 ext 229
West Aquatic Coordinator – (208) 377-9622 ext 454
Caldwell Aquatic Coordinator – (208) 459-2498 ext 675
The Treasure Valley Family Y believes that every child is of promise. Therefore, no one is denied Y services due to the inability to pay. For more information please visit our Financial Assistance page.