Swim for Success offers after-school tutoring and swimming instruction from some of the best instructors around- the Kalamazoo College Swim Team!

Swim for Success is a program that combines after school tutoring, physical fitness, and developing or improving valuable swimming skills. Not only will strong swimming skills ensure that your child is comfortable and safe around water, but it will set them up to enjoy the vast experiences that life near the Great Lakes offers. The program helps develop swimming technique for youth of all abilities, and includes tutoring to ensure your child will excel at school. Tutoring and swimming instruction are provided by the Kalamazoo College Swim Team and other students from Kalamazoo College.

Note: New this spring, Swim for Success will now be held at the YMCA pool on Maple Street and the program will take place on Tuesdays And Thursdays.

Parents, please review the concussion information below (the Parents & Athlete Information Sheet) and return a signed copy on the first night of the program.

Late Registration Policy

A late fee will apply for any registration completed within three business days of the first day of a program. The late fee is $10 for all programs.

Ages 5-14
$40per session
Tuesdays & Thursdays
Spring Session 1: April 9 – May 2
Spring Session 2: May 7 – May 30

5:30-7:30 p.m.
YMCA of Greater Kalamazoo
1001 W. Maple Street

Concussion Information

If your child will be participating in youth sports or other physical activities with Kzoo Parks, please review the information below regarding concussions. All children will be required to have a completed parent/athlete form on file to participate.

Phone: (269) 337-8191
Fax: (269) 552-6457
251 Mills Street
Kalamazoo, MI 49048