Aquatics Center

Certification Classes

For PRIVATE LESSON AVAILABILITY FORM, please CLICK HERE.
Complete this Private Lesson Availability Form. Once you are assigned an instructor and have a start date you can register. Use the link below to download and fill out your Registration Form.
Be sure to DOWNLOAD and SAVE prior to sending.
To submit this form, attach to the following email and send: dsolomon@miyjcc.org Or, you can print the completed form and drop off or mail to: Mid-Island Y JCC, 45 Manetto Hill Road, Plainview, NY 11803

For REGISTRATION FORM, please CLICK HERE.
Be sure to DOWNLOAD and SAVE prior to sending.
To submit this form, attach to the following email and send: dsolomon@miyjcc.org Or, you can print the completed form and drop off or mail to: Mid-Island Y JCC, 45 Manetto Hill Road, Plainview, NY 11803
For more information or if you wish to register by phone, please call Dawn at (516) 822-3535, x308.

For Early Childhood & Second Home Daycare SWIM PERMISSION FORM, please CLICK HERE.
Children coming from Early Childhood or Second Home Daycare must complete this form and submit to the Aquatics Center office in order for the Aquatics Staff to be able to pick up and bring them to swim class.
​Be sure to DOWNLOAD and SAVE prior to sending.

To submit this form, attach to the following email and send: dsolomon@miyjcc.org Or, you can print the completed form and drop off or mail to: Mid-Island Y JCC, 45 Manetto Hill Road, Plainview, NY 11803

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Deidra Clark-Towers
Aquatics Center Director
(516) 822-3535, x330
dclark-towers@miyjcc.org

Private & Semi-Private Lessons

Backyard Pool Program

This summer the JCC will be offering a backyard swim lesson program. Swim Instruction is customized to meet the needs and goals of participants. You may have of a group, up to 4 people, as long as they are similar in age and ability and have been isolating together.

Lesson Times can be scheduled within the following times: Weekdays 9 am – 12 pm or 2 pm – 7 pm
Lessons can begin the week of June 22nd.

Requirements:
Supervision – A parent/guardian must be present at poolside for the duration of the lesson
Pool – Lessons take place in your own pool. Pool must be clean and chemically balanced. If the instructor feels the pool is not safe to hold the lesson, they have the right to not conduct the lesson until any safety concerns are corrected.
Participants – Children can be as young as 3 years of and potty trained through adults. Keeping social distancing in mind semi-private lessons and groups up to 4 children can take place as long as they are similar in age and ability and have been isolating together.
Insurance – Pool owners must have home insurance covering the pool. A copy of the insurance must be sent to the Mid-Island Y JCC before the lesson package can be scheduled.
Equipment – Pool owner needs to provide their own equipment for their students use. Possible equipment can include kickboard, noodle, diving toys, barbells.

Lesson Packages:
6 lessons over 4 weeks
Lessons scheduled 2x per week (Mon/Wed or Tues/Thurs) over a 3-week period. Week 4 will be made available for rain make-up.
6 lessons over 8 weeks
Lessons schedule 1x per week over a 6-week period. Weeks 7 & 8 will be available for rain make-ups.

6 lessons ….45 min $360 (Member Discount: $300)
6 lessons ….30 min $330 (Member Discount: $275)

For more Information, please call Deidra Clark-Towers, x330 or Rachel Persoff, x350

Private Lessons

(1 Student, 1/2-Hour)

Make a splash with swim lessons at the Mid-Island Y JCC. Our instructors will work with you or your child to create an individualized program that meets their specific needs.​

Class Fees:
5 Lessons……….$235 ($47/lesson)
10 Lessons……..$450 ($45/lesson)

Member Discounted Fees:
5 Lessons……….$185 ($37/lesson)
10 Lessons……..$350 ($35/lesson)

For more Information, please call Deidra Clark-Towers, x330 or Rachel Persoff, x350

New: Private Lessons

(1 Student, 45 Minute)

Make a splash with swim lessons at the Mid-Island Y JCC. Our instructors will work with you or your child to create an individualized program that meets their specific needs.​

Class Fees:
5 Lessons……….$335 ($67/lesson)
10 Lessons……..$640 ($64/lesson)

Member Discounted Fees:
5 Lessons……….$270 ($54/lesson)
10 Lessons……..$525 ($52.50/lesson)

For more Information, please call Deidra Clark-Towers, x330 or Rachel Persoff, x350

Private Swim Training

(1 hour swim training for competitive swimmers, triathletes, & fitness swimmers)

Make a splash with swim lessons at the Mid-Island Y JCC. Our instructors will work with you or your child to create an individualized program that meets their specific needs.

Class Fees:
1 Lesson ………..$85
5 Lessons……….$400 ($80 per lesson)

Member Discounted Fees:
1 Lesson ………..$72
5 Lessons……….$350 ($80 a lesson)

For more Information, please call Deidra Clark-Towers, x330 or Rachel Persoff, x350

Semi-Private Lessons

(2 Students, 1/2-Hour)

For two children at the same level and you must find your own partner. Fees are per person

Member Discounted Fees:
5 Lessons……… $125/person, $25/lesson
10 Lessons……. $230/person, $23/lesson

Class Fees:
5 Lessons………. $190/person, $38/lesson
10 Lessons…….. $360/person, $36/lesson

For more Information, please call Deidra Clark-Towers, x330 or Rachel Persoff, x350

Group Lessons

“Create-A-Class”

(Group Lessons for All Ages)

3-4 Participants
Swimming in a group has never been so much fun. Kids come in groups of three or four and work with our trained staff. Dates and times are flexible to work within your schedule.

Member Discounted Fees:
5 Lessons……… $120/person, $24/lesson
10 Lessons……. $220/person, $22/lesson

Class Fees:
5 Lessons………. $170/person, $34/lesson
10 Lessons…….. $320/person, $32/lesson

For more Information, please call Deidra Clark-Towers, x330 or Rachel Persoff, x350

Polices:

  • If the lesson runs, it will get charged to the package, even if some of the registered students are absent.
  • If a student is absent for a lesson that has taken place, there is no make-ups for that missed class.
  • We suggest you choose a main contact person from your group to communicate with the instructor.
  • Create-A-Class are for 3-4 children per instructor. 2 swimmers should register for semi-privates.
  • Cancellations must be done at least 24 hours in advance otherwise the lesson will get charged to the package.

Adult Aerobics & Strength Training Aquatics Group Fitness Classes

Low Impact Water Aerobics

Increase your strength, flexibility and aerobic conditioning through water exercises without putting stress on your joints and muscles. Low-impact class geared for people with arthritis or osteoporosis.

Adult Aqua Aerobics Classes

For Virtual Dry land Aquatic Classes, CLICK HERE.

Multiple Sclerosis Swim

A special water exercise program sponsored by the MS Society for individuals with Multiple Sclerosis to help strengthen and improve circulation. All instructors are trained specifically to work with individuals with MS.
Register through the local MS Society at (631) 864-8337.

For more Information, please call Barbara Sachs-Traina x317