SCAR Swim Academy 2019-2020

Welcome to the Scarborough Swim Club for the 2019-2020 season! We are excited to launch into our new season and are glad to welcome all returning and new members!  We are looking forward to another great year for the Club as we build on the successes of last season and adapt to meet the challenges of the upcoming season. 

Even if you have been a SCAR member in the past, please review the registration package as we have updated some of our policies.  

2019-2020 Registration Package


If you have not swam with SCAR in the past or it has been more than a year since you were with use, PLEASE DO NOT REGISTER without contacting the office at  If you register and were not a member during the 2018-2019 season, your registration will be cancelled and fees will immediately be refunded.


Program Description

SCAR Swim Academy is a program dedicated to teaching children to swim well in a fun, challenging and rewarding atmosphere. The Scarborough Swim Club have developed a program that teaches children the basics of the four Olympic competitive swimming strokes: freestyle, backstroke, breaststroke and butterfly. As well, swimmers are introduced to starts and turns.


Swim 1

Children develop the fundamentals of swimming.  Basics of all 4 strokes and competitive swimming skills (ie starts and turns).

Instructor/student ratio maximum 4:1

Swim 2

Focuses on basic movements and orientation ability needed for swimming strokes, such as arm action, sculling and breathing.

Instructor/student ratio maximum 6:1

Swim 3

Improves all four strokes. Focuses on improving reaction/rhythm and increasing endurance, also covers more advanced starts and turns.

Instructor/student ratio maximum 8:1

Pre-competitive (Swim 4)

A bridge group for swimmers moving from Swim Academy into the Competitive program. Focuses on strengthening strokes, starts & turns as well as introducing swimmers to swimming etiquette.

PLEASE NOTE: Saturday practice is held at the Toronto Pan Am Sports Centre (TPASC).

Instructor/student ratio approximately 8:1


2 x 30 minutes per week on Mon/Wed or Tues/Thurs

2 x 45 minutes per week on Mon/Wed or Tues/Thurs

2 x 60 minutes per week on Mon/Wed or Tues/Thurs

3 x 60 minutes per week on Mon/Wed/Sat or Tues/Thurs/Sat


$125 Registration fee

$750 Lesson fee

(Sept. 2019 to June 2020)

$125 Registration fee

$900 Lesson fee

(Sept. 2019 to June 2020)

$125 Registration fee

$1000 Lesson fee

(Sept. 2019 to June 2020)

$125 Registration fee

$1500 Lesson fee

(Sept. 2019 to June 2020)

Annual lesson fees are pro-rated if you join after the start of the regular season.

Lesson fee installments are available. Please contact the office for details.


Certified instructors with Professional coaching oversight.


Swimmers will receive a detailed evaluation three times per season (December, March and June).


Upon registration, each swimmer will receive a free club t-shirt, tote bag and swim cap.

Pre-Competitive group swimmers will require swim fins.


Toronto Pan Am Sports Centre

875 Morningside Ave

Toronto, ON M1C 0C7


Laurier Collegiate

145 Guildwood Parkway

Toronto, ON M1E 1P5

RH King Academy

3800 St. Clair Ave East,

Toronto, ON M1M 1V3