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Swim Lessons


Group Lessons

The Kingsbury Club is proud to bring you its swim lesson program. The swim lessons are based on stroke development and safety, with our focus on high quality and low student-to-teacher ratios. There are several levels to choose from depending upon your child's comfort and/or swimming ability. Classes range from our Water Babies, which begins at 6-months, to the Coached Swim Clinic taken by preteens and teenagers, and everything in between. The goal of the program is to create safety awareness around the water, while building a strong, efficient swimmer that enjoys the water for fitness as well as recreation. If you have any questions regarding your child's swimming level, or any general questions about our program, please call Aquatic Director Lynn Lappas at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or by phone (781) 936-0396.



Water Babies (ages 6 months to 12 months) and


This is a half hour class of water enjoyment for the parent/caregiver and child. The adults will be instructed on the proper holds and safety skills while helping the child become comfortable in a water environment. Participants will learn basic water skills such as blowing bubbles, arm paddling and the back float.

Guppies (ages 2.5 to 3 years)

This class is for children who are adjusted to the water but are not ready to sit for the Starfish I class indepently. The instructor will teach the same skills as in the beginner level with the added assistance of a Parent or caregiver in the water with the child.

Starfish I

This is an entry level class for children ages 3 and up with little or no water skills who can sit independently through a half hour swim lesson. This class is taught with a kickboard and noodle; no other flotation devices are used. The skills taught in this class include: proper kicking, arm movement, blowing bubbles and floating on the back. Class size is limited to 4 students.

Starfish II

This class is for children who have previously participated in a swim class and are comfortable keeping their face in the water for the skills taught. Children should be able to swim independently (doggie paddle) without the use of ANY flotation device. Skills to be taught include: Front and back streamline position as well as reinforced safety techniques. Class size is limited to 4 students.


This class is for children who swim comfortably and independently but lack any proper stroke. The focus of this class will be teaching the front crawl fundamentals; proper arm position and rotary breathing. Back crawl will be taught at this level. Children will learn to tread water efficiently. Class size is limited to 5 students.


Objective is to improve the front and back crawl. Rhythmic breathing is improved on. Elementary backstroke and breaststroke will be taught. Students are required to swim the length of our pool for distance. Class size is limited to 5 students.

Coached Swim Clinic (CSC)

This 45 minute class is designed for participants who can swim the 4 competitive strokes; freestyle, backstroke, breaststroke, and butterfly comfortably (not perfectly.) Emphasis will be on building strength and endurance through distance training. Racing starts, turns, and diving will also be taught. Class size is limited to 5 students.




Please email Lynn Lappas, Aquatic Director for any questions at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or call 781-936-0396