Uptown Aquatic Classes & Lessons


To register for group lessons, complete class registration form and submit to reception desk with payment.

Click here for pool schedules and information.

Download the Swim School flyer.




Is your child currently registered in a group class?  Review your swimmer’s progress here.


BUBBLE BABIES - Class is full.  Call the Fitness Desk at 897-0143 to be put on the waitlist for the next class.
Parents join your bubble baby for a water exploration through fun songs and water activities. Parent must accompany child in water. No class on July 3.
June 5 - July 17
Tuesdays, 5:15 - 5:45 PM
Ages: 6 months to 2 years
Instructor: Coach Kat
$150 members only
New Orleans JCC - Uptown



To register for private or semi-private lessons, complete this inquiry form.

Our custom lessons are available for students of all ages and tailored to meet each individual's needs and goals.
Offered 7:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Ages: 2 and older
Instructor: assigned as requested
$180 for six 30 minute lessons. Expires four months from date of purchase. Members only.
New Orleans JCC – Uptown

Gather your own group of 2-3 students of the same skill level for shared lessons.
Offered 7:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Ages: 3 and older
Instructor: assigned as requested
$135 for six 30 minute lessons with 2 or 3 children paired up with the same skill level. Expires four months from date of purchase. Members only.
New Orleans JCC - Uptown


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