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Recreational Swimming Program
Keystone Oaks School District Pool Information (located within the High School)

It is the purpose of the Keystone Oaks School District to provide for its students and residents a comprehensive program of aquatic activities. This program will include activities designed to improve the swimming ability of its participants, to create a safety conscious public, to promote participation in recreational aquatic activities, and to promote sportsmanship and competition through competitive programs.

The following information pertains to the 2017-2018 Keystone Oaks School District Recreational Swim Program. All residents of the district are invited to participate in the program of aquatic activities.

Any questions pertaining to the program or the operation of the pool should be directed to Mrs. Amy Torcaso, Aquatics Director at torcaso@kosd.org.

Recreational Swimming

Open Swim - The pool will be open Tuesdays and Thursdays from

7-8 PM and Sundays from NOON – 2 PM for all residents to swim.

Adult Swim - The pool will be open for adults only on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 8-8:45 PM and Sunday from 2-2:45 PM.

Dates of Operation - The pool will be open for operation from September 19th through May 6th. The pool will be closed on all school holidays and activities may be preempted for swim meets and other special District activities

(MANY dates are listed in the next section ).

Recreational Swimming Fees

Family Pass (2 Adults and up to 3 children) $60.00

Adult Pass (18 or older) $30.00

Children’s Pass (17 and under) $15.00

Daily Admission Fee RESIDENT $2.00 (WITH ID)

Daily Admission Fee NON RESIDENT $4.00

Senior Citizen free Golden Eagle Card (Acquired through district)

Passes may be purchased at the pool during normal hours of operation. Children under 4’ tall must be accompanied by a guardian.

NO SWIMMING ON THE FOLLOWING DATES:

2017: October 9 & 31; November 10 -- December 31st

   OPEN SUNDAYS ON November 12, 19; December 3, 10, 17th.

2018: January 1 -- March 3; March 28 -- April 2 (Spring Break)

   OPEN SUNDAYS ON January 7, 14, 21, 28; February 4, 11, 18, & 25.

Additional dates maybe added to accommodate additional events.


CHILDREN’S SWIM LESSON

ONLY ONE SESSION : TO BE DETERMINED MARCH/APRIL???

Mon-Tues-Wednesday for 2 weeks (6:00-7:00)

Time - 25 minute sections

Cost: $35.00/ 6 lessons

Ages: 6 and up

Registration: Register by mail only. Applications will be available at the high school pool starting FEBRUARY 1. Registration by mail only. You may email Mrs. Torcaso at torcaso@kosd.org starting February 1 to receive an application, but it must still be mailed in for registration. Number of students will be limited each session based on staffing; first come, first serve. Students will be assigned to groups based on age and ability. Parents will be contacted the week before lessons start to verify registration. Parents MAY NOT go into the water.

LOVED ONE AND ME CLASSES

SPRING: TO BE DETERMINED FRIDAYS (7:00-8:00 PM)

LATE MARCH/APRIL?????

TIME: divided into 25 minute sessions

Cost: $25.00/ 5 sessions

Ages: UNDER 6

Registration: Register by mail only. Applications available starting February 1st. You may email Mrs. Torcaso at torcaso@kosd.org to receive an application, but it must still be mailed in for registration. This is a water acclamation class where fun activities are done in the water lead by a certified Water Safety Instructor. Registration by mail only. Limit to 15 children with parents per session who are willing to go into the water with them. If child is NOT potty trained--swimmer pants are required. NO DIAPERS permitted.

KOAC COMPETITIVE SWIM CLUB

The KOAC is a non-profit parent run organization affiliated with Western Pennsylvania Swimming Association. Keystone Oaks provides use of its facility for the activities of the KOAC as a service to the community.

Age group competitive swimming instruction and competition is offered through the Keystone Oaks Aqua Club. Children of all ages are welcome to participate. The team normally practices 5 days per week from 5-7 PM. All fees and registrations are handled through the KOAC. THIS PREPARES STUDENTS FOR MIDDLE AND HIGH SCHOOL SWIM TEAMS. Any questions please contact Mrs. Torcaso at Torcaso@kosd.org. This activity is currently being reorganized and information will be available soon.

RED CROSS LIFEGUARD TRAINING SPRING 2018

PLEASE Contact Mrs. Torcaso at the email below after March 1st for the class information sheet. I am waiting on high school spring musical dates. NORMALLY class is run in May.

Cost: $200.00 (includes First Aid & CPR for Professional training)

Ages: 15 or older who can pass prerequisites FIRST DAY INCLUDING 300 yards continuous swim, 2 minute tread water, and retrieval of object at bottom of pool.

To register; email Mrs. Torcaso at torcaso@kosd.org to receive an application.

 
WATER AEROBICS EXERCISE CLASSES

We offer our own water aerobics classes on Monday and Wednesday Nights with Joanne Dressler as the instructor. We will initially offer two sessions one from 7-8 pm and a second from 8-9pm. If there is not enough interest, then the two sessions will be combined. Class size will be limited to 25 per session. Our first session will begin in September through November 8, 2017. Other sessions will be offered throughout the school year and those dates will be announced on the web page. Registration can be done by email (torcaso@kosd.org) or the night of the first class. If you would like to pay as you go, each individual class is $7 cash as a walk in rate.

POOL RENTALS

School sponsored activities will have first priority in the use of the pool. Groups or organizations planning to offer serious programs will be given second consideration. Private individuals may also rent the pool for parties and gatherings if time is available. Lifeguards and supervisory personnel will be provided by the District for pool rentals. Currently, we only rent on Saturdays from 1-3PM.  There are very few dates and times available.

Rental Fees: 1-30 people $65.00/hour RESIDENT

$90.00/hour NON RESIDENT

31-60 people $70.00/hour RESIDENT

$95.00/hour NON RESIDENT

A PHOTOCOPY OF ID WILL BE REQUIRED WITH COMPLETED PERMIT AND CHECKED ON RENTAL DATE.

For rental information contact Mrs. Amy Torcaso at Torcaso@kosd.org.

 
DIRECTIONS TO THE POOL:

If entering from Kelton or Eastmont Avenues, turn right into parking lot. Continue through the lot to the “T” with the basketball and tennis courts in front of you. MAKE a LEFT. At stop sign with the track in front of you, turn RIGHT and parking is on the right. (If parking is unavailable, please go around the flagpole island and go back into the first parking lot). The pool is located in the building with ground level entrances A1 and A3.

If entering from McNeilly Road, continue along the edge of parking lot along the hillside. Make a RIGHT to continue BEHIND the Middle School. After stopping at stop sign BESIDE the basketball court, continue to second stop sign with the high school track in front of you. Turn RIGHT and parking is on the right. The pool is located in the building with ground level entrances A1 and A3.

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