Pool Policies

General Information at the Pool

  • Out of respect to others please use CELL PHONES in your cars and not under the windows of the home or allocated seating area.

  • Enter through the 2 silver gates. Parents and caregivers please leave with your swimmers and do not allow them out of the gate alone - the street is dangerous.

  • Siblings must be accompanied by an adult when in the indoor area & toilet.

  • If siblings need to play/shout/run around please use the nearby park.

  • If the weather is unpleasant you are welcome to sit in your car.

  • The driveway is for family cars only.

  • Long hair interferes with teaching. Wear a cap or tie it back away from the face.

  • There are NO make-ups for missed classes.


Swim Pool Policy

Fecal Accidents

  • Have your swimmer use the toilet before each swim class, and remind them that they can get out of the pool to go to the toilet.

  • Keep children with diarrhea or other gastrointestinal illnesses out of the pool until they are well.

  • Use reusable diaper for younger children who have recently been potty trained.

  • NOTE: Fecal accidents can occur in older children of 5 – 6, not just babies.

  • Pool chlorine is not effective in killing fecal cryptosporidium (parasite in feces)

  • Fecal accidents require special cleaning procedures and pool closure .

  • Subsequent lessons will be forfeited until the pool chemical levels are safe for swimming.


Sunscreen

  • Apply sunscreen 15 – 20 minutes before getting into the pool.

  • Swimmers may wear snug fitting swim shirts for lessons.

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