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REACH SWIM 

Quality swim lessons for children of all needs and abilities

REACHswim is an all-inclusive learn to swim program geared toward children with unique needs, their siblings, and allies.  
Our mission is simple: to provide quality water safety / swim lessons to children of all abilities and needs in a nurturing, small class environment.   
Children of all abilities and needs are welcome:  from autism spectrum disorder, down syndrome, intellectual & physical disabilities, as well typically developing children.

 

ABOUT REACH

Founded in 2015 by Florencio Flores Palomo whom,  after working 19 years in aquatics,  wanted to  create a more inclusive swim lesson environment where children of all abilities and needs could come together and to conquer their fears, learn to swim, socialize, and REACH above and beyond all limitations.

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OUR SUMMER 2021 CLASSES ARE SOLD OUT

FALL 2021 REGISTRATION BEGINS JULY 19TH

Scroll through our class options to see what class best suits your child's needs. 

Fill out our contact form or send us an email with any questions you may have.

Thank You,

Florencio: REACH Founder & Executive Director

REACHswim is committed to providing swim lessons that not only fit every skill level and need, but also infuse our supportive and innovative teaching approach.  Each class is personally arranged by our Director and Founder, Florencio Flores Palomo, ensuring that each class is comprised of children with similar needs, comfort level, and skills-ensuring that each child is in the best possible learning environment for them to REACH above and beyond all their limitations.  

Please read through our list of classes to see which one best fits your child's needs. If you have any questions or need help figuring out what class is best for your child, please contact Florencio directly as he is more then eager to help and answer any questions you may have.  

text or call: 917-376-8543

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REACH TOTS

(WITH PARENT)

Ages 1 to 5 years

CLASS OVERVIEW

This class is geared to our youngest swimmers, focusing on basic swim and water safety skills 

CLASS SIZE

6 students (and parents) / 1 instructor 

CLASS GUIDELINES

A parent or adult guardian must be in the water with the child for every class, no exceptions. 

ALL SUMMER 2021 CLASSES SOLD OUT

FALL 2021 Registration Begins July 19th

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BRONZE:  1, 2, & 3

Ages 6 to 12

CLASS OVERVIEW

Our Bronze classes are for beginners

Bronze 1: beginners with no experience with swimming

  • Bronze 2: beginners who are comfortable with water

  • Bronze 3: Advanced beginners with great athletic skills

CLASS SIZE​

3 students  / 1 instructor 

ALL SUMMER 2021 CLASSES SOLD OUT

FALL 2021 Registration Begins July 19th

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SILVER 1, 2, 3

Ages 5 to 12

CLASS OVERVIEW

Our intermediate levels. For those swimmers who have passed our Bronze level or new swimmers who have mastered the basic foundations of swimming. These levels will concentrate on crawl & backstroke refinement, breath control, & endurance.  Breaststroke, dolphin kick, and deep water confidence will also be introduced. 

  • Silver 1: Stroke refinement, breath control, deep water 

  • Silver 2: Endurance training, whip kick, breast stroke

  • Silver 3: Breast stroke refinement, endurance, dolphin kick

CLASS SIZE

3-4 studnets / 1 instructor 

ALL SUMMER 2021 CLASSES SOLD OUT

FALL 2021 Registration Begins July 19th

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GOLD

Ages 5-12

CLASS OVERVIEW

Our most advanced level.  For those swimmers who have passed all silver levels and ready to take their swimming to the GOLD level!  In this level swimmers will be go through various swim drills to enhance their strokes and build their endurance.  Swimmers will also be introduced to the butterfly stroke. Flip turns and start dives are also on the list to kids to learn as their abilities strengthen.

CLASS SIZE

3-4 students / 1 instructor 

ALL SUMMER 2021 CLASSES SOLD OUT

FALL 2021 Registration Begins July 19th

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PRIVATE LESSONS

Ages 4-16 years

CLASS OVERVIEW

For those swimmers who need one to one attention, the best solution is private lessons.  Our goal with private lessons is to get our swimmers acclimated to lessons and help them focus, get over their fears, build confidence, and help them get ready to eventually transition to small group classes

CLASS SIZE

1 student / 1 instructor 

ALL SUMMER 2021 CLASSES SOLD OUT

FALL 2021 Registration Begins July 19th

Though I strive to meet the needs of all children, please understand that the safety of your children and my staff is my top priority and therefore we unfortunately can not accept children with aggressive and combative behaviors. If you want, please feel free to contact me directly to discuss.

thank you, Florencio 

 

CONTACT US

POOL LOCATION:
1501 Jerome Ave
Bronx, NY. 10452

917-376-8543

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