If your student has anxiety regarding swimming, or is a non swimmer,
please contact your PE Teacher IMMEDIATELY.
Students will be instructed on a minimum of 4 swimming strokes including Backstroke, Elementary Backstroke, Sidestroke, and Freestyle. Additional strokes may be introduced if time allows. Other skills include treading water and floating.
Assessment: Performance Skills Test for stroke proficiency
Materials Needed: Bathing suit APPROPRIATE for school. This is an activity course and swimwear should be chosen carefully. There are no requirements as to color or style of suit. A swim cap for longer hair is also required. Goggles are optional but strongly recommended. Students will need shoes going to and from the pool and must provide their own towel.