All Public locker rooms will be unavailable to the public. Please be prepared to leave & shower at home. The showers on the pool deck will be available for rinsing off before entering the pool and after.
Building Community One Swimmer at a Time
All classes and activities are held at: Cloquet Middle School, 2001 Washington Avenue, Cloquet MN 55720. Enter Community Education door (door #2).
If you have any questions or recommendations about our aquatics program, please contact Kayla Cotner, Aquatics Coordinator (218) 879-1261, ext 7006. Email: [email protected] Thank you for supporting the Cloquet Aquatics program!
If your child just finished swimming lessons through Community Ed, please tell us about your experience HERE!
Red Cross Swim Lessons: (Click to register online.) Red = *Full
Summer Swim Lessons: We will be slowly adding Summer Swim Lessons to our calendar. Please note: The class may be cancelled due to rules and regulations of the State. At this time, we will not be offering the following classes: Water Babies, Tadpoles, Water Whales, Jellyfish, Level 1, Level 2, Beginning Diving, Swim Camp, and Senior Swim.
Parent and Child Aquatics: Ages 6 months to 4
Water Babies (Parent and Child Aquatics Level 1): Ages 6 months - 2 years. Familiarize participants with the water and teach swimming readiness skills. Provide safety information for parents and teach techniques parents can use to orient their children to the water
Tadpoles (Parent and Child Aquatics Level 2): Ages 2 to 4 years - Builds on skills learned in Parent and Child Level 1
Preschool Aquatics: Ages 4 to 6
Water Whales (Preschool Aquatics Level 1): - Ages 4 to 6. Water adjustment, floating, entry, movement, safety, and listening skills.
Jellyfish (Preschool Aquatics Level 2) - Ages 4 to 6. Recommended for students who have passed Water Whales, but are not 6 years old. Build on and improve skills learned in Preschool Aquatics Level 1.
Learn-to-Swim: Ages 6+
Level 1 - Introduction to Basic Water Skills (Ages 6+) Purpose: Helps students feel comfortable in the water, develop safe practices around water.
Level 2 - Fundamental Aquatic Skills Purpose: Gives students success with fundamental skills.
Level 3 - Stroke Development Purpose: Builds on the skills in Level 2 through additional guided practices. *
Level 4 - Stroke Improvement Purpose: Develops confidence in the skills learned and improves other aquatic skills.*
Level 5 - Stroke Refinement Refines skills learned in Level 4. Swim distances and stroke knowledge are increased. Participants refine skills of all six swimming stokes (i.e. front crawl, back crawl, butterfly, breaststroke, elementary backstroke, and sidestroke) *
Level 6 -Swimming and Skill Proficiency- Personal Water Safety: Refine strokes so participants swim them with greater efficiency and effectiveness over longer distances. Learn how to prevent aquatic empergencies in various aquatics environments and to introduce and practice self rescue techniques*
*eligible to participate in the Northeast Narwhals Swim Club
Adult Lap Swim: Mon-Friday Mornings: August 10 - September 3, 6-7:15am; $3.50 per swim
Senior Swim: M/W/F, August 10 - September 3, 7:30-8:30am, $33.00 for all sessions or $3.00 per swim
Door #2 opens at 7:15am (please do not arrive any earlier than 7:15)
*Please note locker rooms will be unavailable to the public. Please be prepared to leave & shower at home. The showers on the pool deck will be available for rinsing off before entering the pool and after.