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swim school levels

click on a class below to learn more about each level!

intro level 

One 30-min. class per week for $85 a month  

beginner

Two 30 min. classes per week for $115 a month

OR one 30 min. class per week (Fri. only) for $90 a month

intermediate

Two 40 min. classes per week for $125 a month

OR one 30 min. class per week (Fri. only) for $100 a month

advanced

Three 45 min. classes per week for $140 a month

 
Matador

Matador is the first level of our Swim School. Swimmers in this group are between the ages of 4 and 6, comfortable swimming in the water independent of a parent or guardian, and are able to hold on to the side of the pool without assistance. 

 

In these levels, our youngest swimmers will focus on blowing bubbles, performing front and back floats, kicks, and basic components of freestyle and backstroke. Depending on age and development, swimmers in this level can expect to be in a Matador class anywhere from 6 months to a year or more. 

 

Age Range:    4 - 6 years old

Prerequisites:    Can hold onto the wall by themselves, comfortable in the water independent of parent/guardian. 

Classes per week:    1

Monthly Cost:  $85

 
 
Zuma

Zuma is the second level of our Swim School. Swimmers in this level can go underwater comfortably, perform a streamline push off, and swim 10-15 yards of freestyle without assistance. 

 

In this group, we build upon the skills learned in our Matador classes. Swimmers will work on refining their streamline, proper freestyle and backstroke, and learning the basics of breaststroke. Seated dives will be introduced, as well as open turns. Swimmers in this level can expect to be in Zuma anywhere from 6 months to a year or more.

 

Minimum Age:  4 years old

Prerequisites: Completion of Matador or placement by evaluation 

Classes per week:    Option of 2 Days a week or 1 Day a week

Monthly Cost:  2 Days = $115,  1 Day = $90

 
Malibu

Malibu is the third level of our Swim School. Swimmers in this level can demonstrate proper freestyle and backstroke technique for 25 yards, and have a legal breaststroke kick. 

In this group, swimmers will further refine their freestyle, backstroke, and breaststroke technique. In addition to swimming longer distances, they will be introduced to flip turns, dolphin kicks, and standing dives. Swimmers in this level can expect to be in Malibu anywhere from 6 months to a year or more.

Minimum Age:  5 years old

Prerequisites: Completion of Zuma or placement by evaluation

Classes per week:    Option of 2 days a week or 1 day a wek

Monthly Cost:  2 Days = $125,  1 Day = $100

Topanga

Topanga is the highest level in our Swim School. Swimmers in this group can swim 25 yards of proper freestyle, backstroke, and breaststroke. They have the basic understanding of how to perform flip turns, standing dives, and how to read the pace clock. 

 

Here is where they will learn the fundamentals of butterfly and work to refine freestyle, backstroke, and breaststroke. Swimmers will also work on diving from the start block. Swimmers in this level can expect to be in Topanga anywhere from 6 months to a year or more.

Minimum Age:  6 years old

Prerequisites: Completion of Malibu or placement by evaluation

Classes per week:    3

Monthly Cost:  $140