Fall Is Here! Swim Lessons Start September 13th.

Fall is here! Make sure your child is safe around the lakes, rivers and streams of the Flathead and Mission valleys by signing up for swim lessons at Mission Valley Aquatics.

Starting September 13th, lessons will run Tuesday and Thursday evenings at 5:30 p.m.

Our Learn-to-Swim program includes lessons of all levels for children and adults. MVA provides a safe and nurturing environment for students to get comfortable and take their swimming technique to the next level.

Group lessons are scheduled in a series eight 30-minute classes at a cost of $60 ($50 for annual pass holders).

Fall/Winter Swim Lesson ScheduleDownload PDF

Tuesday & Thursday Evenings at 5:30 p.m.
(8 x 30-min lessons)


Session 1: September 13 – October 6
Session 2: October 18 – November 10
Session 3: November 22 – December 20 (No Class Thur. Nov. 24)
Session 4: January 10 – February 2
Session 5: April 18 – May 11

Class Times

5:30 p.m.


Level 1: Penguins ages 3-5 or Penguins 5+
Level 2: Sea Lions
Level 3: Dolphins
Level 4: Sharks
Level 5: Whales

Parent-Tot offered on an as-needed basis.

Higher levels (Barracudas) offered on an as-needed basis

Follow the links below to learn more, or view the Group Swim Lesson Schedule to register your child for lessons.

Please note: Late registrations are not accepted. You must sign up your child and pay for the lesson prior to the first day of class.

Don’t know which class to take? Call us for guidance or stop by during open swim for assessment. All lessons include water safety skills and age-appropriate swimming games. Proper swimwear is required, and don’t forget a towel!

Private and semi-private swim lessons are also available for all ages and ability levels. Email jeff@mvaquatics.org for more information. Also, check out our page on adult group swim lessons!

Swim Lesson Levels

Parent – Tot (6 months-3 years)

Penguins – Level 1

Sea Lions – Level 2

Dolphins – Level 3

Sharks – Level 4

Whales – Level 5

Barracudas – Level 6

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Mission Valley Aquatic Center
P.O. Box 774
Polson, Montana 59860

(406) 883-4567