Aquatic Swim Lessons - Summit Swim School

The Summit on the Park aquatic staff strive to foster a lifelong love for swimming, health and wellness, and aquatic safety. All swim lessons are taught by highly trained swim instructors and supervised by award winning lifeguards. Classes are offered at many levels including beginners, stroke refinement, competitive training, and conditioning. All Aquatic Classes Take Place at Summit on the Park Indoor Aquatic Center

Benefits of Swimming

  • Builds muscle strength, endurance and cardiovascular fitness
  • Improves the body's use of oxygen and increases lung function
  • Stimulates circulation and helps combat the aging process
  • Develops a positive attitude, high self-esteem, and reduces stress


Registration for session based swim lessons is available online and at the Summit on the Park front desk. Please take a moment to look through the Aquatics section of the Discover Brochure and select the class day/time that works best for your schedule. 
  • Online Registration: Online registration is available for most Leisure Services classes, camps and programs. 
  • Ongoing Lessons: Register at the Summit on the Park front desk. 
  1. Swim Lesson Program Options
  2. Ongoing Lessons
  3. Parent/Child Lessons 
  4. Preschool Lesssons 
  5. Youth Lessons
  6. Teen/Adult Lessons
  7. Private Lessons

Summit Swim School Lesson Options

Ongoing Lessons: small group lessons that run continuously without session breaks.

Parent/Child Lessons: classes for children 6 months - 5 years that include both the parent and the child actively participating in the class together.

Session Based Group Lessons: group lessons that last 6-10 classes per session. Participants are broken up in to similar skill levels. 
  • Preschool: ages 3 - 5 years
  • Youth: ages 5 - 12 years
  • Teen/Adult: ages 12+ years
Competitive Prep Swim Team: class is designed to prepare participants for middle-school swim team programs.

Private Lessons: participants receive one-on-one instruction for 5-10 classes per session. 

Special Promotions: Present or Mention your Summit Swim School/Lesson receipt to our Birthday Party Coordinator to receive a 10% discount when you book and prepay for any Birthday Party Package.

10% discount is only available for Birthday Party services paid in advance and not valid on services paid for the day of the party.  To qualify for discount, Birthday Party recipient must be enrolled and participate in swim lessons from during offer timeline. Offer not valid with any other discounts or promotions. Swim lesson receipt must be presented to redeem discount. For additional information, call 734/394-5460

For more information on each of these types of programs, please click on the coresponding tab. To speak with the program supervisor please call 734/394-5371 or email

Competitive Prep Swim Team - Level 6

  • Must have passed Level 5
  • Must have passed a swim test which includes swimming 2 lengths of free style, 2 lengths of breast stroke, 2 lengths of back stroke, and 1 length of butterfly in a designated time frame. To schedule please contact an Aquatic Coordinator at 734-394-5371.
Are you looking to get your child in to swim team shape? Join our Summit Swim Team and learn what it takes to be part of a team. This is for swimmers that are in levels 5 & 6. Participants will work on their stroke technique, endurance, learn how to properly warm up, stretch, and cool down muscles and use various training equipment. Print out and complete this registration form and submit it to the Aquatic Center to register.  For more information please call 734/394-5371 or email

Discover Brochure:

 all Canton Leisure Services programs, classes, events and services are included in the bi-annual Discover program brochure. Offerings are available for all ages and interests.


 program registration is available online and at the Summit on the Park front desk.

Participant Inclusion and Accommodations:

 Canton Leisure Services strives to ensure that all facilities and programs meet ADA requirements and are inclusive of all individuals regardless of ability. If you would like to request accommodations, please complete the Inclusion and Accommodation Form or call 734/394-5460. 
Inclement Weather Policy: If the Plymouth/Canton School District closes due to inclement weather during the school year (typically due to winter weather conditions), all Leisure Services Department programs/classes held prior to 4:00 pm will be canceled. For Leisure Services programs/classes that begin after 4:00 pm a determination to cancel will be made no later than 2:00 pm that day.