Swimming

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.