Welcome to swim lessons level 1: Introduction to Water Skills at the Jenison HS Aquatic Center 

Level One ARC Newsletter to parents

Level One is designed to help students feel comfortable in the water. To enter level one participants must have passed preschool aquatics or be five years old or older.  Jenison High School Aquatics Center swim lesson class size for level one is held to a strict maximum class size of 1 instructor for 5 students.  The goal of level one is to be comfortable swimming with some assistance and going under water.

Level one skills include blowing bubbles, treading water, arms on front (ice cream scoops), backstroke arms, kicking on front and back, and opening eyes under water.

Safety day topics include using a life jacket, recognizing a lifeguard, how to call for help, and recognizing an emergency.