Learn to Swim Program

Summer 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 June 12th, lessons will run 4 days each week (Tuesday through Thursday) at 10:30 a.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).

Summer Swim Lesson ScheduleDownload PDF

Monday – Thursday at 10:30 a.m.
(8 x 30-min lessons)


Session 1: June 12th – June 22nd
Session 2: June 26th – July 13th

(NO CLASS JULY 3rd – 6th )
Session 3: July 17th – July 27th
Session 4: July 31st – August 10th
Session 5: August 14th – August 24th

Class Times

10:30 – 11:00 a.m.


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

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

Penguins – Level 1

Sea Lions – Level 2

Dolphins – Level 3



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

(406) 883-4567