Group Swim Instruction

Coming in January of 2020!
Starfish Swim School - For a quick reference guide on our new swim lesson program Go Here

Not sure of your child's swim ability? Schedule an evaluation today
Please contact Victoria Klein at or call 843-884-2528

Group Instruction

The Mount Pleasant Recreation Department offers all different levels of group instruction for infants to adults to learn to swim.

Please find our swim lesson schedule along with all our other Aquatic Activities here in our In Motion Magazine!

Group Swim Lessons

All ages listed below are participation guidelines. Participants should also be placed according to ability. All participants must pass a swim and safety benchmark before advancing to the next level. 

  • Star Babies: (6 months - 3 yrs) Water Discovery
  • Star Tots: (3 - 4 yrs only) Introduction to Water Skills
  • Beginner: (5+yrs) Basic Water Skills / Beginning Swimmer
  • White/Red Stage
  • Intermediate: (5+yrs) Fundamental Aquatic Skills / Advanced Beginning Swimmer
  • Yellow Stage 
  • Advanced: (5+yrs) Stroke Development / Intermediate Swimmer
  • Blue/Green Stage
  • Stroke School: (5+yrs) Stroke Improvement / Advanced Swimmer / Stroke Refinement 
  • Adult Learn to Swim: (13+yrs) Beginning Swimmer / Intermediate Swimmer


Contact Aquatics Recreation Specialist Victoria Klein, by phone at (843) 884-2528 ext. 114 or by email at