Swim Lessons

Alligator Swim School Lessons

  Welcome to the Alligator Aquatics/Alligator Swim School Registration platform for our upcoming lesson session! We look forward to helping you improve and perfect your water/swimming skills. Whether you are new to the water, or have already established basic swimming skills, we would like to welcome you to our lesson program.  Come and be part of the Alligator Family and see first-hand what makes our organization different than the rest!

Our lesson program  is open to Potty Trained Pre-Schoolers (ages 3-4) and Age Group (6-16). We offer learn to swim and private (ages 10 and under) and small group(ages 10 and over) competitive lesson. In addition, we offer lessons for Triathletes and Adults. Through the use of a progressive program, all swimmers, whether novice or advanced, will receive the instruction necessary.  Our coaches are USA Swimming and ASCA certified with years of coaching and competitive swimming experience. 

 Missed lesson policy:    Due to our enrollment, only medical emergency situations will be considered for refund. Refunds or make ups will not be given for absences due to illness or other conflicts.

To Register:

  1. Select/click on the desired Program below [Blue-Gray bar(s) below]
  2. Select the Sub-Program tab (Beginner, Intermediate or Advanced).
  3. Click on the Red View Days/Times/Cost Button to pick the day and time
  4. Click on the red Register Button to register for the class of your choice
  5. Repeat process to add multiple students into the same registration/shopping cart


Head Coach/Director:

Mary Ruffin (847) 275-5571 - [email protected]

 Site Supervisor's:

Mary Wilcher - [email protected] and  Sara Zimmermann - [email protected]

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Private lessons are available - contact [email protected] directly. They are in sets of 3 for 30 minute lessons - cost is $105.00 ($35 each lesson).