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Team & Junior Penguins Fees

Please make checks Payable to The Newport Foundation, PO Box 72373, Newport, Kentucky 41071, Attention:  Newport Penguins.

Junior Penguins Swim Lessons and Junior Swim Team Fees

If you are only signing up a child(ren) for Junior Penguins Swim Lessons or the Junior Swim Team and do not have any family member on the Swim and Dive Team, you do not need to sign up for a family pool membership.  While space remains available in each Junior Penguins Swim Lessons Session, the lessons are free for Newport residents and $30 per session for those that reside outside of Newport.

The Junior Team cost is $50 per child if he/she is a Newport resident. For non-Newport residents, the Junior Team cost is $75 per child.  

Costs to Join the Team

If you are a Resident of Newport: Pool membership is $150 for a family of up to 5.  Team fees are $50 per athlete.  For example:

  1. With Mom and/or Dad (or other guardian) and 3 kids (5) its $150 for the entire summer to swim at the pool.  If 2 kids want to swim it is $50 for each child ($100 total).  The grand total would be $250.
  2. With Mom and/or Dad (or other guardian) and 5 kids (7) its $150 for the entire summer to swim at the pool.  An additional $25 each ($50 total) for the 2 people over 5.   If 2 kids want to swim it is $50 for each child ($100 total).  The grand total would be $300.

If you are not a Resident of Newport, Pool Membership cost is $150 for up to a family of five.  Team fees are $75 per athlete.  For example:   

  1. With Mom and/or Dad (or other guardian) and 3 kids (5) its $150 for the entire summer to swim at the pool.  If 2 kids want to swim it is $75 for each child ($150 total).  The grand total would be $300.
  2. With Mom and/or Dad (or other guardian) and 5 kids (7) its $150 for the entire summer to swim at the pool.  An additional $25 each ($50 total) for the 2 people over 5.   If 2 kids want to swim it is $75 for each child ($150 total).  The grand total would be $350.

Financial Assistance May Be Available

A mission of the Team is to make swimming and diving accessible to ALL area children, without cost as a barrier.  If swim lesson and/or Team fees may prevent involvement, financial assistance need-based scholarships are available.  If you would like to request financial assistance, please click "Contact Us" and request a scholarship application.