Sing and Splash (6 months and up with Parent) – A fun, interactive program for parents and young children. Children and parents will have fun while exploring the water and learning safety skills. We recommended warm clothing for after the lesson. 11 a.m. & 5:30 p.m.
Preschool with Parent Class (2 ½ and up) - This class is designed for young children and preschoolers who prefer or need to keep their parent close! Class will cover same preschool class skills with a parent assisting child. Perfect, for those preschoolers who are having difficulty separating from mom or dad in the water. We highly recommended this class for our younger preschoolers, but all preschoolers are welcome. 6:50 p.m.
Preschool Classes (age 3-5)- Our preschool program is designed for children who are preschool aged & generally comfortable without parents. This program consists of four stations. Each station will work on a specific group of skills allowing us to group children by age and skill levels. Our unique approach combines water games with positive reinforcements to make learning FUN! This program works well for every child ranging from timid to the fearless. Each station will be limited to 4 to 6 students to 1 Teacher ratio. Offered each session: 9:40 am, 10:20 am, 6:10pm and 6:50pm.
Lessons for School Age (Kindergarten and up)
Starfish Water exploration for children who are not comfortable placing face in water, or who have had a little or no water experience. The focus of this course will be on blowing bubbles, placing face in the water, floating on front and back, and getting comfortable in the water. Offered each session: 9:00 a.m., 11:00 a.m., 5:30 p.m., and 6:30 p.m
Otters- Designed for beginners who are comfortable placing face in the water. Skills will include submerging, floating, and an introduction of front and back stroke. Offered each session: 9 a.m., 9:40 a.m., 10:20 a.m., 11:00 a.m., 5:30 p.m., 6:10 p.m., and 6:50 p.m.
Clownfish- These students are comfortable and independent in the water and ready to learn. They will work on developing a strong front and back crawl, exploring deeper water, underwater swimming, and retrieving objects from approx. 5 feet of water. Classes available each session:9 a.m, 9:40 a.m, 10:20 a.m, 11:00 a.m, 5:30 p.m,6:10 p.m., and 6:50 p.m.
Seals: For students that are stronger swimmers, but may tire easily. Course gives an introduction of rotary breathing and elementary backstroke. Offered each session: 9:40 a.m., 10:20 a.m., 11:00 a.m. (sessions III & IV only), and 6:50 p.m.
Dolphins- Students will work on freestyle (front crawl), backstroke, elementary backstroke, swimming 25 meters with rotary breathing, and an intro. to breast stroke. Highly recommended for students wishing to be on Swim Team. Offered each session: 10:20 a.m., 11:00 a.m., and 6:10 p.m.
Stingrays- Students will refine basic front and backstroke, learn the breaststroke, sidestroke, and an intro. to the butterfly. They will also practice distance swimming (50 yards) Offered each session: 9 a.m. and 5:30 p.m.
Mustang Aquatic Center Special Programs
“Home of the SW Regional Junior Guard Champions & 2011 & 2012 North Texas Junior Lifeguard Champion
Guard Start- An introduction to Lifeguard skills; rescue technique, first aid and CPR. Ages 10 and up. Prerequisite for Junior Guard Team. Offered sessions I & II for two weeks.
Mustang Junior Guard- “2002-2007 SW Regional Champions & 2011, 2012 North Texas Jr Guard Champion – A fun, Competitive teams that use lifeguarding skills. Teams will participate in the 2013 Jr. Guard Games in July at Oklahoma City Community College Practices will be held every Tuesday and Thursday from 8-10 a.m. in June & July
Mustang Swim Team- Recreational Swim Team with meets in OKC and Yukon. Practice on M, W, and F, 8 or 9 a.m.in June & July. Time placement will be determined by the coach based on skill level and age. For ages 7 and up.
For additional information or questions please call the Recreation center at 376-3411
- All Session are Monday – Thursday for two weeks. Each class is 30 minutes long unless specified otherwise.
- Early Bird Prices are available April 1st through April 30th Early Bird Prices for lessons are $40.00 for first child/session and $35.00 for second session or child. After April 30th lessons will be $45.00 for the first session and $40.00 for the second session/child. We accept checks made out to the City of Mustang, Cash, Master Card or Visa.
- Enrollment is accepted April 1st at the Recreation Center at 1201 N. Mustang Road. 376-3411 (south of the pool) or mail to Mustang Aquatic Center, 1501 N Mustang Road, Mustang 73064 until May 20th.
- Refund Policy: Class fees are non-refundable. We will reschedule sessions when possible. After the class has started no refund or rescheduling of session or prorated fees will be allowed.
- Students may be moved from one level to another to better meets their need. Repetition is the key to learning.