Get in the swim at the JCC's Aquatics Center!
The Aquatic Center's heated swimming pool and wading pool are free for Full Center Members. Not yet a member? You can purchase a day pass at the JCC Service Desk.
We offer lap swimming, recreational swimming, aqua fitness classes, swim lessons, swim team, Red Cross lifeguard and CPR training and more. Be sure and check our aquatics schedule and pool rules before your next visit.
The entire aquatics staff are Red Cross certified lifeguards.
Visit our Facebook page for updates on activities, unusual pool temperatures, or pool closures.
For more information, contact the Aquatics Office at email@example.com or 408.357.7428.
A note about fees: If you are registering a child for an aquatics program, please note that the program fee is based on the child's JCC membership status, not the parent's JCC membership status. If the child is a Full Center Member, he or she receives the Full Center Member discount.
Private and Semi-Private Swim Lessons
We offer private swimming lessons year-round, for all ages, children and adults. Each lesson is 30 minutes. Semi-private swimming lessons are for 2 individuals at similar ability levels. To get started, please fill out an interest form specifying days and times you are available, and turn it in at the JCC Service Desk. The aquatics department will contact you to schedule your lessons.
|Full Center Member||Social Mem/Non-mem|
|Private single session||$38||$48|
Want to join our Master's Program, Swim Team, Train for a Triathlon but don't know where to start? Our 1 hour coached workouts are ideal for swimmers looking to build endurance, work on technique or get a great aerobic workout coached by one of our swim instructors.
|Full Center Member||Social Mem/Non-mem|
Small Group Swim Lessons
We offer group swimming lessons for children 4 months-8 years old from April through October. Each lesson is 30 minutes. Lessons follow the Bubbles and Mastering Form teaching methods and curriculum. Lessons run once or twice a week and each session includes 4 or 8 classes.
See the Small Group Swim Lesson Schedule for days, times, and prices.
Swim Team (ages 5-18 years)
Join our Narwhal Swim Team! This is a non-competitive, year-round swim team that teaches and trains young swimmers. We'll place you on the correct team depending on your skill level. Try-outs are welcome at any regular practice session
- A Team - 200 yard IM with mastery of all 4 strokes.
Practices are Tue and Thu from 5:00-6:30pm.
Full Center Member $66 month
Social/Non-member $146 month.
- B Team - 200 yard IM with basic proficiency in all 4 strokes.
Practices are Mon and Wed from 5:00-6:15pm.
Full Center Member $55 month
Social/Non-member $135 month.
- C Team - 100 yard IM with basic proficiency in all 4 strokes.
Choose 2 or 4 days a week.
Practices are Mon and Wed or Tue and Thurs from 4:00-5:00pm.
Full Center Member $44 month for 2 days a week/ $88 month for 4 days a week
Social/Non-members $88 month for 2 days a week/ $248 month for 4 days a week
American Red Cross Certification Classes
To sign up for these classes, fill out a registration form.
- American Red Cross Lifeguard Certification (ages 15+)
This is a 4-day class that meets two weekends in a row, from 9:00am-5:00pm each day.
Upcoming class: December 7, 8, 14, 15.
March 22, 23, 29, 30.
$284 - Full Center Members
$315 - Social Members/Non-members. To successfully complete this course, you must attend the entire course, pass all physical skills, and pass all practical and written exams. Please bring proof of age ID, lunch, swimsuit and towel.
- Red Cross certification courses for groups/offices
Topics include First Aid, CPR/AED, and Lifeguard Training. For details, contact the Aquatics Office at firstname.lastname@example.org or 408.357.7428.
- Masters Swim (ages 15+)
If you enjoy swimming and would like friendly company, motivation, and technique tips, Masters Swimming is for you. This is a free, drop-in program for Full Center Members. No registration required. We recommend that to participate, you be able to swim at least 500 yards of freestyle, non-stop. Masters Swim meets Monday through Friday from 6:00am-7:00am. Themes are: Mondays aerobic, Tuesdays drills/sprints, Wednesdays IM/stroke, Thursdays endurance/ladders, and Fridays rotate through the themes.
- Water Polo, private and semi-private lessons (ages 10-17 years).
Scheduled at your convenience and held year-round. Prerequisite: Must be able to swim 50 yards freestyle and 50 yards backstroke.
|Water Polo fees||Full Center Member||Social Mem/Non-mem|
|Private single session||$35||$45|
Rules and Safety
Please be aware of our pool rules.
Wristband policy. The wristband policy is in effect on weekends starting in April, and daily starting June 1st and throughout the summer. During times when the wristband policy is in effect, all pool users are required to have a wristband before entering the swimming pool area. Please pick up your wristband at the Service Desk in the JCC lobby before going out to the pool.
Bringing a baby or small child to the pool?
Please read our swim diaper policy.
Please note: The pool closes 30 minutes before the campus closes each day.