We offer group and private swim lessons in the main pool each year.  Registration is accepted on a first come, first served basis. We look forward to seeing you on the pool deck in 2019. 

Group Lesson Brochure (PDF)

Private/Semi-Private Lesson Brochure (PDF)

Swim Lessons -  Summer 2019

Swim Lessons at RSTSRC


SESSION 1: June 17-21 & 24-27
SESSON 2: July 1-3, 5 & 8-12
SESSION 3: July 15-19, 22-25
SESSION 4: July 29  - Aug 2, Aug 5-8
Each session has nine half-hour-long classes, starting at 10:30, 11:00 or 11:30.

Class size ranges from 2 to 6. Whether you’re a new swimmer, have some experience, or are looking to improve your technique, Rancho is the place for you! We offer Parent/Child (6months-3 years), Non- Swimmer (“Guppy”), Beginner (“Minnow”), Intermediate (“Jellyfish”), Intermediate II (“Octopus”), Advanced (“Sea Otter”), and Adult (“Sea Turtle”). Detailed descriptions of each class level is on the signup form. 

Summer Lesson Levels
Starfish (Parent/Child, 6 months-3years) - Parents and children participate in several guided practice sessions that help children learn elementary skills, including water entry, bubble blowing, front kicking, back floating, underwater exploration and more.
Guppy (Non-Swimmer) - Introduction to Water Skills: helps students feel comfortable in the water and to enjoy the water safely. 
Minnow (Beginner) - Fundamental Aquatic Skills: introduces students to the fundamental skills of swimming.
Jellyfish (Intermediate) - Stroke Development: builds on the skills from beginner level by providing additional guided practice while introducing new skills. ​
Octopus (Intermediate II) - Stroke Improvement: develops confidence in the strokes and to improve other aquatic skills.
Sea Otter (Advanced) - Stroke refinement: provides further coordination and refinement of strokes. 
Sea Turtle: (Adult - 14 years and up) — Development of proper stroke technique basics: designed to improve confidence and endurance in the water. 

Club Member session fee: $140
Non-Member session fee: $170

Members  -  4 Lessons $140, 6 Lessons $200
Non-Members  -  4 Lessons $180, 6 Lessons $260

Members / Per Person  -  4 Lessons $120, 6 Lessons $145
Non-Members / Per Person . -  4 Lessons $160, 6 Lessons $230

Private and Semi-Private lessons are scheduled directly between you and your assigned instructor at a mutually convenient time. Semi-Private Lessons are best for friends or family members of similar age and level looking to do lessons together. RSTSRC does not pair up students.


Kylie Watanabe at swim.instructor@ranchosantateresa.org or call 408-227-5758 during Main Pool Hours


Rancho Santa Teresa

Swim and Racquet Club

​286 Sorrento Way, San Jose 95119

office 408-227-5758

fax 408-225-6325