Learn to Swim

City of Rochester Summer Swim Academy

Learn water safety and begin a healthier lifestyle today!

The City of Rochester is offering FREE swim lessons this Summer for children aged 6 to 17 years old at several locations throughout the City of Rochester:

  • Adams Street R-Center Pool
  • Freddie Thomas Pool
  • Genesee Valley Park Pool
  • Avenue D R-Center Pool (Levels 1 & 2 ONLY)
  • Flint Street R-Center Pool (Levels 1 & 2 ONLY)

There are two sessions offered over the course of this summer:

  • Session 1 (FULL): July 1 - July 18, Monday - Thursday
  • Session 2 (OPEN): July 22 - August 8, Monday - Thursday

Summer Swim Academy 2019 Registration Form


At the conclusion of your Swim Academy experience, continue to improve your skills with our Rapids family.