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Rodale Aquatic Center
100 College Drive
Allentown, PA 18104-4471

Jan-Feb 2023 Session
(January 16-February 24)

  • Registration is online only beginning Monday, January 9 at 1pm. Click on Swim School Registration link then proceed to the date of the first class to complete your registration.
  • There is a one-time processing fee of $30 for each new individual.
  • Facility closes under severe weather and thunderstorms.
  • Our programming structure does not allow for make-up classes.  However, if the facility closes/cancels an additional lesson will be held.
  • For private lesson requests please email aquatics @cedarcrest.edu with your availability. 


6-week term (30-minute classes meet once per week) Cost $90 for 6 classes

Tadpoles (6 months to 18 months)   12 students per instructor
Tuesday        5:30pm
Leap Frogs (19 months to 3.5 years)   12 students per instructor
Thursday       5:30pm
Combination class (12 months to 3 years)  12 students per instructor
Wednesday  9:30am

Group Classes 6 Classes per Session

6-week term (30-minute classes meet once per week) Cost $150 for 6 classes

Level 1    *3 students per instructor
Primary Focus: Bubbles, bobbing, back float
Exit Skills: Bob with head fully submerged, assisted float on front and back

Tuesday              5:00pm
Wednesday        4:00pm
Wednesday        4:30pm
Thursday            4:00pm
Thursday            6:00pm

Level 1+  *3 students per instructor
Primary Focus: Face in water, assisted by teacher swim with kicking and arm movement, enjoys lesson
Exit Skills: Independent swim on front for 5 feet

Tuesday              4:00pm
Wednesday        5:00pm
Wednesday        6:00pm
Thursday            4:30pm
Thursday            6:30pm

Level 2    *3 students per instructor
Primary Focus: Kicking with straight legs, front and back arm action, independent 5 foot swim
Exit Skills: Independent front and back floating, independent swim on front with face in water and back using arms and legs for 15 feet

Tuesday              5:00pm
Tuesday              6:00pm
Wednesday        4:30pm
Wednesday        5:00pm
Thursday            4:30pm
Thursday            5:00pm

Level 2+  *3 students per instructor
Primary Focus: Freestyle and backstroke with effective kicks and arm action, endurance 
Exit Skills: Freestyle and backstroke with proper arm and leg action for 25 feet

Tuesday              4:30pm
Tuesday              6:30pm
Wednesday        4:00pm
Wednesday        5:30pm
Thursday            4:00pm

Level 3  *3 students per instructor
Primary Focus: Freestyle with bi-lateral side breathing, backstroke, elementary backstroke
 Exit Skills: Freestyle with bi-lateral side breathing for 15 yards, backstroke, and elementary backstroke for 15 yards, tread water for 30 seconds

         Tuesday              4:00pm
         Tuesday              4:30pm
         Wednesday        5:30pm
         Thursday            5:00pm

Level 3+  *3 students per instructor
Primary Focus: Proficient in freestyle, backstroke and elementary backstroke, endurance, and confidence in large pool
 Exit Skills: Kneeling dive in deep end of large pool, freestyle with bi-lateral side breathing, backstroke, and elementary backstroke in large pool

                  Monday              5:30pm
                  Wednesday        6:00pm

Level 4    *4 students per instructor
Primary Focus: Breaststroke, improving technique, endurance, and lap swimming
 Exit Skills: Standing dive, freestyle with bi-lateral side breathing 25 yards, breaststroke 25 yards, elementary backstroke 25 yards, tread water 1 minute
Monday              6:00pm     
Wednesday        6:30pm

Level 5     *4 students per instructor
Primary Focus: Butterfly, technique of all strokes, endurance
Exit Skills: Standing dive, freestyle 50 yards, breaststroke 25 yards, backstroke 25 yards, butterfly 15 yards, tread water 2 minutes
Monday              6:30pm
Wednesday        5:30pm