Aquatics & Swim Lessons

Aquatic Facilities

Middle School Indoor Pool
777 Burnside Ave (School Address).  Pool entrance located on Scotland Road.  Indoor pool located in the back of the school. Typically used for swim lessons, swim, and other scheduled programs throughout the year.
Open for limited programs for residents only!   Max of 12 swimmers permitted in the pool at a time.  Reservations recommended for pool use.  Admission is free; proof of residency and daily sign-in required.  Masks required for all swimmers while entering the building, in the locker rooms and on deck.  Masks to be removed when swimming.  

East Hartford Middle School Indoor Pool
Weekly Schedule through May 31, 2022

Pool closed Tuesday, February 22, Monday, April 11 - Friday, April 15 and Monday, May 30, 2022.   

MondaysTuesdaysWednesdaysThursdaysFridays

Senior Open Swim - 4:30-5:30 PM

 

Open Swim - 5:30 - 8:30 PM

 

Adult Lap Swim - 8:30 - 9:15 PM

Senior Open Swim - 4:30-5:30 PM

 

Open Swim - 5:30 - 8:30 PM

 

Adult Lap Swim - 8:30 - 9:15 PM

 

 

 

 

Adult Lap Swim - 8:30 - 9:15 PM

Senior Open Swim - 4:30-5:30 PM

 

Open Swim - 5:30 - 8:30 PM

 

Adult Lap Swim - 8:30 - 9:15 PM

 

 

Open Swim - 6:30 - 8:30 PM

 

Adult Lap Swim - 8:30 - 9:15 PM

East Hartford Middle School Indoor Pool Reservations 
Reservations are available for each week beginning Mondays at 9:00 AM.   (If a town holiday falls on a Monday, then reservations will begin on Tuesday at 9:00 AM for that week.) Please call 860-291-7160 to reserve your time slot.  Max of four 30 minute slots can be reserved per person per week.  If additional open slots remain, residents may sign up for additional slots after 3pm and before 4pm on that day. Please see specific reservation times available below:

Mondays

Tuesdays

Wednesdays

Thursdays

Fridays

4:30–5:00PM (Seniors only)

5:00–5:30PM (Seniors only)

5:30–6:00PM (all ages)

6:00–6:30PM (all ages)

6:30–7:00PM (all ages)

7:00–7:30PM (all ages)

7:30–8:00PM (all ages)

8:00–8:30PM (all ages)

8:30–9:15PM (adult lap swim only, 45-minute block)

4:30–5:00PM (Seniors only)

5:00–5:30PM (Seniors only)

5:30–6:00PM (all ages)

6:00–6:30PM (all ages)

6:30–7:00PM (all ages)

7:00–7:30PM (all ages)

7:30–8:00PM (all ages)

8:00–8:30PM (all ages)

8:30–9:15PM (adult lap swim only, 45-minute block)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

8:30–9:15PM (adult lap swim only, 45-minute block)

4:30–5:00PM (Seniors only)

5:00–5:30PM (Seniors only)

5:30–6:00PM (all ages)

6:00–6:30PM (all ages)

6:30–7:00PM (all ages)

7:00–7:30PM (all ages)

7:30–8:00PM (all ages)

8:00–8:30PM (all ages)

8:30–9:15PM (adult lap swim only, 45-minute block)

 

 

 

 

6:30–7:00PM (all ages)

7:00–7:30PM (all ages)

7:30–8:00PM (all ages)

8:00–8:30PM (all ages)

8:30–9:15PM (adult lap swim only, 45-minute block)

East Hartford High School
869 Forbes Street. Indoor Pool located inside the school.   - Currently unavailable 

Terry Pool  (Outdoor/Seasonal Facility) - Closed for the 2021 season
Hockanum Park, 320 High St.  Located by Hockanum School.  Features a 50 meter pool with two diving boards, and a ramp for accessible entry.  Olympic Size!

Martin Pool  (Outdoor/Seasonal Facility) - Closed for the 2021 season
Martin Park, 307 Burnside Ave. Located in Martin Park. This is a historic pool dating back to 1938, rectangular with a separate wading pool.

Drennan Pool  (Outdoor/Seasonal Facility) - Closed for the 2021 season
McAuliffe Park, 30 Remington Rd. Located next to Anna Norris School.  Features a rectangular pool with a ramp for accessible entry.

Lord Pool  (Outdoor/Seasonal Facility) - Closed for the 2021 season
Gorman Park, 258 May Rd.  Located behind O’Connell School.  Features a ramp for accessible entry, water slide, and separate wading pool.

Goldstar Pool  (Outdoor/Seasonal Facility) - Closed for the 2021 season
Goodwin Park, 1235 Forbes St.  Located behind Goodwin Elementary School. Features a family friendly pool with a mushroom water feature.


Admission to Town of East Hartford Aquatic Facilities is free for residents.
Proof of residency is required for all persons ages 7 and older.
 

Non-residents are not permitted to use our indoor pools at this time due to capacity limitations.

East Hartford Resident Adult (Ages 16+) - Acceptable forms of ID are Driver’s License/permit or State Issued ID Card.

East Hartford Resident Child (Ages 7-15) - Acceptable forms of ID are East Hartford Public School ID (current year) or Parks and Recreation Youth Photo ID.  Parks and Recreation Youth ID cards are available for residents ages 7-15 from East Hartford Parks and Recreation.  The cost is $6.00 and are valid for three years.  Children 11 and under must be accompanied by a responsible swimmer age 16 or older.  The application for a Youth Photo ID is available here.

East Hartford Resident Child (Ages 6 and under) - Must be accompanied by a responsible swimmer age 16 or older and must remain within arms reach of that person at all times when in the water. .

All Non-Residents - At this time non-residents are not permitted to use our indoor pools until further notice due to capacity limitations.


Click here for Pool Rules 

Swim Lessons

Group Swim Lessons are held at the East Hartford Middle School Pool, 777 Burnside Ave (School Address), but the pool is only accessible from the school entrance on Scotland Road.  Swim Lessons are taught by American Red Cross Certified Lifeguards and emphasize water safety, drowning prevention & and skill acquisition. Proper swim lesson level placement is critical for your child’s success in swim lessons, as well as ensuring that the experience is enjoyable and safe. Please scroll down to see level descriptions posted below to assist you in choosing the most approporate level for your child.  Classes are held once a week on Wednesdays or Saturdays for 8 weeks.


Spring Session Dates:  Wednesdays, March 16 - May 11 (no class 4/13) or 
                                 OR Saturdays, March 19 - May 7
Fee:  $40/8 classes for residents 
          $50/8 classes for non-residents (Spring session registration begins Tuesday, March 1st at 9am)

CLICK HERE TO VIEW THE SWIM LESSON LEVEL DESCRIPTIONS

Spring Session Dates

Wednesdays, March 16 - May 11 (no class April 13)
Level                                  Time                            Activity #
Preschool                           5:15 - 5:45 PM            43400-1
Level 1                               5:15 - 5:55 PM            43401-1
Waterbabies (w/parent)     6:00 - 6:30 PM            43409-1
Preschool                           6:00 - 6:30 PM            43400-2
Level 2                               6:00 - 6:40 PM            43402-1  
Waterbabies (w/parent)     6:45 - 7:15 PM            43409-2  
Level 1                               6:45 - 7:25 PM            43401-2      
Level 3                               6:45 - 7:25 PM            43403-2
Level 4                               7:30 - 8:10 PM            43404-1
Level 5 / Level 6                 7:30 - 8:10 PM            43405-1 / 43406-1
Teen/Adult                          7:30 - 8:10 PM            43410-1

Saturdays, March 19 - May 7
Level                                  Time                               Activity #
Preschool                           10:00 - 10:30 AM          43400-3
Level 2                               10:00 - 10:40 AM           43402-2
Level 4                               10:00 - 10:40 AM           43404-2
Waterbabies (w/parent)     10:45 - 11:15 AM           43409-3
Level 1                               10:45 - 11:25 AM           43401-3
Level 3                               10:45 - 11:25 AM           43403-3  
Preschool                          11:30 - 12:00 PM           43400-4  
Level 2                               11:30 - 12:10 PM           43402-3      
Level 5 / Level 6                11:30 - 12:10 PM           43405-2 / 43406-2
Preschool                          12:15 - 12:45 PM            43400-5
Level 1                              12:15 - 12:55 PM            43401-4
Level 3                              12:15 - 12:55 PM            43403-4

Spring Session Swim Lesson Registration for residents is available now!
Spring Session Swim Lesson Registration begins Tuesday, March 1st at 9am for non-residents

Spring Semi-Private Lessons 

Semi - Private Lessons are held at the East Hartford Middle School Pool, 777 Burnside Ave (School Address), but the pool is only accessible from the school entrance on Scotland Road.  Swim Lessons are taught by American Red Cross Certified Lifeguards and emphasize water safety, drowning prevention & and skill acquisition.  Two participants in the water at a time. Debbee Lewis & Qeanna Rampassard are the instructors for the lessons. They both have countless years teaching at various skill levels and age groups. 

Session Dates: Mondays March 28 - May 9th (no class 4/11) or Thursdays March 31 - May 12 ( no class 4/14)

Fee per session: $89 for residents/ $104 for non-residents

CLICK HERE TO VIEW SEMI-PRIVATE SCHEDULE

 

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER FOR SWIM LESSONS ONLINE