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Learn to Swim with Us

The Cove at The Lakefront® is pleased to offer a robust learn-to-swim program.

Please note that each swim class (except private and semi-private swim lessons) has a maximum of six participants per class and a minimum of 3 participants per class. Classes with fewer than three enrollees the Friday before class is scheduled to start will be moved or combined with other classes in order to meet the minimum enrollment. Classes may be moved at the Town’s discretion if only two or fewer classes have enough enrollments to make. The Town of Little Elm will only offer swim lessons up to Level 3. For general inquiries about the Town of Little Elm’s Aquatics program, please email thecove@littleelm.org. 

For Session 1:

September 5-29 and Saturday Lessons, member and resident registration for group swim lessons will begin on August 15. Non-resident and non-member registration will begin on Aug 26. Session 1 swim lesson registration will end September 1.

For Session 2:

October 3-27, member and resident registration for group swim lessons will begin on September 12. Non-resident and non-member registration will begin on September 22. Session 2 registration will end on September 29. There will be no Saturday lessons on October 1.

Residents

$
89
/ for 8 sessions

Non-Residents

$
99
/ for 8 sessions

For general inquiries about the Town of Little Elm’s Aquatics program, please email thecove@littleelm.org.

Swim Classes

90
+

Class Options

300

minutes

Enrollment Guide

Is your child under 3?

Yes - Join Parent/Tots!

No - Continue

Is your child age 3 - 5?

Yes - Preschool Lessons

No - Level Lessons

Preschool
Can your child put their face in the water comfortably?

No - Preschool 1

Yes - Continue

Can they do a front and back float without assistance? Do they pay attention in class?

No - Preschool 2

Yes -Preschool 3

Lesson Levels
Can they glide with their arms above their head in a streamlined position?

No - Level 1

Yes - Level 2

Do they know how to do freestyle arm strokes?

No - Level 1

Yes - Level 2

Can they do freestyle 10 yards, take a breath and continue swimming without stopping?

No - Level 2

Yes - Level 3

Do they know elementry backstroke and breast stroke?

No - Level 2

Yes - Level 3

Session Information

Builds basic water safety skills for both parents and children, helping infants and young children ages 6 months to about 3 years become comfortable in the water, so they are willing and ready to learn to swim. These basic skills include adjusting to the water environment, showing comfort while maintaining a front or back position in the water, and demonstrating breath control, including blowing bubbles or voluntarily submerging underwater.

Session 1 | Jun 6 – Jun 16
Member and resident registration for our swim lessons will begin on May 16. Non-Resident and non-member registration will begin on May 25. Session 1 swim lesson registration will end June 2.

Session 2 | Jun 20 – Jun 30
Member and resident registration for our swim lessons will begin on May 31. Non-Resident and non-member registration will begin on June 9. Session 2 swim lesson registration will end June 16.

Session 3 | July 11 – July 21
Member and resident registration for our swim lessons will begin on June 20. Non-Resident and non-member registration will begin on June 29. Session 3 swim lesson registration will end July 7.

Session 4 | July – 25 – Aug 4
Member and resident registration for our swim lessons will begin on July 5. Non-Resident and non-member registration will begin on July 14. Session 4 swim lesson registration will end July 21.

Ages 6 months - 3

Parent/Tot

Villages of Woodlake
2301 Woodlake Parkway, Little Elm, TX 75068

Session 2
Parent-Child – 5:15-5:45pm | M-TH | VOW | 8328

Session 3
Parent-Child – 5:15-5:45pm | M-TH | VOW | 8329

Session 4
Parent-Child – 5:15-5:45pm | M-TH | VOW | 8330

Ages 3-5

Preschool

PRESCHOOL 1

PRESCHOOL 2

PRESCHOOL 3

This course gives young children ages 3 to 5 a positive introduction to water safety and helps participants feel comfortable in the water and enjoy the water safely.

This course gives young children ages three to five a positive introduction to water safety. Builds on the skills learned in Preschool Level 1 and gives participants success with fundamental skills, such as floating and basic locomotion in the water.

Gives young children about ages three to five a positive introduction to water safety. Builds on the skills in Preschool Level 2 and improves participants’ coordination of simultaneous arm and leg actions and alternating arm and leg actions.

For general inquiries about the Town of Little Elm’s Aquatics program, please email mschmidt@littleelm.org

Villages of Woodlake
2301 Woodlake Parkway, Little Elm, TX 75068

Bahia Rio1
2701 Bahia Rio Dr, Little Elm, TX 75068

Session 2

Preschool 1 – 4:30-5pm | M-TH | VOW1 | 8295
Preschool 1 – 6-6:30pm | M-TH | Bahia Rio2 | 8313

Preschool 2 – 4:30-5pm | M-TH | VOW2 | 8298
Preschool 2 – 5:15-5:45pm | M-TH | Bahia Rio2 | 8316

Preschool 3 – 5:15-5:45pm | M-TH | VOW1 | 8301
Preschool 3 – 4:30-5pm | M-TH | Bahia Rio2 | 8319

Session 3

Preschool 1 – 4:30-5pm | M-TH | VOW1 | 8296
Preschool 1 – 6-6:30pm | M-TH | Bahia Rio2 | 8314

Preschool 2 – 4:30-5pm | M-TH | VOW2 | 8299
Preschool 2 – 5:15-5:45pm | M-TH | Bahia Rio2 | 8317

Preschool 3 – 5:15-5:45pm | M-TH | VOW1 | 8302
Preschool 3 – 4:30-5pm | M-TH | Bahia Rio2 | 8320

Session 4

Preschool 1 – 4:30-5pm | M-TH | VOW1 | 8297
Preschool 1 – 6-6:30pm | M-TH | Bahia Rio2 | 8315

Preschool 2 – 4:30-5pm | M-TH | VOW2 | 8300
Preschool 2 – 5:15-5:45pm | M-TH | Bahia Rio2 | 8318

Preschool 3 – 5:15-5:45pm | M-TH | VOW1 | 8303
Preschool 3 – 4:30-5pm | M-TH | Bahia Rio2 | 8321

Ages 6+

Level Program

LEVEL 1

LEVEL 2

LEVEL 3

The beginning of a three-level, progression-based program that helps swimmers ages 6 or older develop their water safety, survival and swimming skills. It is designed to give participants a positive learning experience and help participants feel comfortable in the water. Swimmers will be introduced to the basic fundamentals of swimming. 

The second of a three-level, progression-based program that helps swimmers ages six or older develop their water safety, survival and swimming skills. It is designed to give participants a positive learning experience. Gives participants success with fundamental skills.

The third of a three-level, progression-based program that helps swimmers ages six or older develop their water safety, survival and swimming skills. It is designed to give participants a positive learning experience. Gives participants success with fundamental skills.

Villages of Woodlake
2301 Woodlake Parkway, Little Elm, TX 75068

Bahia Rio1
2701 Bahia Rio Dr, Little Elm, TX 75068

Session 2

Level 1 – 6:00-6:30pm | M-TH | VOW1 | 8304
Level 1 – 4:30-5pm | M-TH | Bahia Rio1 | 8322

Level 2 – 5:15-5:45pm | M-TH | VOW1 | 8307
Level 2 – 6-6:30pm | M-TH | Bahia Rio1 | 8325

Level 3 – 6:00-6:30pm | M-TH | VOW2 | 8310

Session 3

Level 1 – 6:00-6:30pm | M-TH | VOW1 | 8305
Level 1 – 4:30-5pm | M-TH | Bahia Rio1 | 8323

Level 2 – 5:15-5:45pm | M-TH | VOW1 | 8308
Level 2 – 6-6:30pm | M-TH | Bahia Rio1 | 8326

Level 3 – 6:00-6:30pm | M-TH | VOW2 | 8311

Session 4

Level 1 – 6:00-6:30pm | M-TH | VOW1 | 8306
Level 1 – 4:30-5pm | M-TH | Bahia Rio1 | 8324

Level 2 – 5:15-5:45pm | M-TH | VOW1 | 8309
Level 2 – 6-6:30pm | M-TH | Bahia Rio1 | 8327

Level 3 – 6:00-6:30pm | M-TH | VOW2 | 8312

Ages 3+

Private/Semi-Private Lessons

The Town of Little Elm offers private and semi-private swim lessons. We offer one-on-one and two-on-one instruction. Our private instructors will only work on skills up to Learn to Swim Level 4. Groups of three or larger will need to all sign up for the same class listed above or email thecove@littleelm.org.

  • For kids three years and older
  • Variety of session dates. These are four days long as four sessions are offered for private lessons
  • Registration dates follow group registration for their appropriate months

1-on-1 Instruction

Residents

$
120
/ week

Non-Residents

$
130
/ week

2-on-1 Instruction

Residents

$
80
/ week per student

Non-Residents

$
90
/ week per student