There is no denying that summers in Tucson are sweltering! What better way to combat the heat than by jumping in the pool?
Whether you have an infant, a toddler, a preschooler, or an older child, we have the scoop on swim lessons around Tucson.
Below you will find options for group swim lessons, private swim lessons, swim instructors that come to your home, infant survival swimming, and more.
Whenever possible, we have tried to include swim lesson options in Tucson, Oro Valley, Marana, Sahuarita, and Vail.
P.S. If you have a more confident swimmer (child or teen), you may also want to look through our list of swim teams.
Swim schools are listed below in alphabetical order.
DeMont Family Swim School
Location: DeMont Family Swim School, 2850 W. Ina Road, Suite 130, Tucson AZ 85741
Located in northwest Tucson, DeMont Family Swim School offers weekly, year-round, half-hour swim lessons for people 2 months and up using "an internationally recognized, proven, systematic, fun and developmentally appropriate method for teaching children to learn to swim."
The welcoming family atmosphere includes two indoor pools with water heated to 90 degrees, a state-of-the-art fresh air ventilation system in the pool area, a glass-walled and air-conditioned observation lobby for parents, and year-round instruction. Handicap-accessible showers and locker rooms are also available. Lessons are offered every day of the week (including in the winter!) and the maximum number of students per class is 3. Private lessons are also an option for an additional fee.
Infant Swimming Resource (ISR)
Location: Your Pool or an Instructor's Pool
Give your child the competence, confidence, and skills of aquatic safety with Infant Swimming Resource's Self-Rescue swim program. The safest provider of survival swimming lessons for children 6 months to 6 years of age.
ISR’s unique results are achieved through fully customized, safe and effective, one-on-one lessons with only your child and the Instructor in the water. What your child will learn, and the way he or she will learn it, is what makes ISR so different from traditional swimming lessons. Always putting safety first, ISR emphasizes competence, which leads to confidence, and provides the foundation for a lifetime of enjoyment in and around the water.