Mountain View Pool

​Summer 2019 Dates:

May 25-27
June 1 - July 28

1104 E. Grovers Ave. / Phone: 602-534-1347​ 


Hours:

Swim Hours:

Mon.-Thu.: 1 to 3 p.m.
Friday: Closed
Saturday & Sunday: 1 to 3 p.m.

Office Hours:

Mon.-Thu.: 7:30 a.m to 7 p.m.
Friday: Closed
Sat. & Sun.: 10:45 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Swim Fees:

Kids: $1
Adults: $3
Seniors: $1

Season Passes:
(Valid at all Pools)

Individual Child: $20
Individual Adult: $30
Individual Senior: $20
Family Pass: Family of 4 for $75 / $7 for each additional family member

Pool Features:  

  • Restrooms

  • Showers

  • Drinking Fountains

  • Shaded Areas

  • ADA Chair Lift

  • Drop Slide

  • Water Basketball Hoop


Swim Lessons at Mountain View Pool:

Group swim lessons for all ages and abilities!  Please review the descriptions and requirements for each level before registering.

 

Starbabies:

Recommended for children ages 6 to 18 months old and must ​have an adult in the water with them. Parents are taught how to help their child become comfortable in the water by:  Getting face wet and blowing bubbles, Jumping in and submerging, Floating on back, Locomotion on front and back with kicking and pulling.

 
StarTots:

Recommended for children ages 19 months to 3 years old and must have an adult in the water with them. Parents are taught how to help their child become comfortable in the water by:  Getting face wet and blowing bubbles, Jumping in and submerging, Floating on back, Locomotion on front and back with kicking and pulling.

 
Youth Swimming Lessons:

Recommended for children ages 3 to 12 years old. The City of Phoenix has a new, streamlined, swim lesson registration process for "Youth Swimming Lessons". You will simply select the session dates and time you would like to attend, and our talented team will do the rest!

On the first day of lessons, certified Swim Lesson Instructors will perform swim testing on each participant; assessing swimming abilities based on the Starfish Swim School benchmarks (see below). Your child will then be placed in the appropriate class, with similarly skilled children. All classes will maintain a 1 instructor to 7 participant ratio and will be 35 minutes in length.

Starfish Swim School Benchmarks:

White Star 1: Submersion of face and body

White Star 2: Independent floating on back

White Star 3: Self rescue and roll to breath

To advance to Red Star  1 level lessons, students will be expected to demonstrate the skills shown in the video below:

Red Star 1: Forward movement with good body position

Red Star 2: 1,2,3 breathing pattern with proper stroke

To advance to Yellow Star 1 level lessons, students will be expected to demonstrate the skills shown in the video below:

Yellow Star 1: Freestyle

Yellow Star 2: Backstroke

To advance to Blue Star 1 students will be expected to demonstrate the skills shown in the video below:

Blue Star 1: Butterfly

Blue Star 2: Breaststoke

To complete the Blue Star 2 level lessons students will be expected to demonstrate the skills shown in the video below:

 

Silver Star:

This class is recommended for non-swimmers ages 13 years old to adults. Participants are taught based on individual abilities ranging from getting their face wet to the basic mechanics of freestyle.


Semi-Private Swim Lessons:

Select pools offer special classes designed for those that are looking for the same water safety curriculum as our standard Youth Swimming Lessons classes, but prefer smaller class sizes. Classes are for youth ages 3 to 12 years old, are limited to no more than 3 students per instructor, and are 35 minutes in length.

 

Semi-Private Swimming Lessons:​​

Other Programs at Mountain View Pool:


 

Adult Lessons & Fitness Programs:

Silver Star:

This class is recommended for non-swimmers pre-teen to adults. Participants are taught based on individual abilities ranging from getting their face wet to the basic mechanics of freestyle.

 
Water Aerobics:

This class is designed to improve muscle tone, fitness level and flexibility through a series of water exercises. No swimming ability necessary. Classes will be held in water that is shoulder deep.​


Water Safety Programs:

Cub Club:

This Cigna Healthcare sponsored free program teaches water safety and basic first aid skills to children 7 to 10 years old. All program participants will receive a t-shirt and will compete in a city-wide Olympic event at the end of the season. Space is limited to the first 15 participants that enroll.

 
Discovery Guard:

This Cigna Healthcare sponsored free program teaches water safety and boating skills, use of flotation devices and basic first aid to children 11 to 13 years old. All program participants will receive a t-shirt and will compete in a city-wide Olympic event at the end of the season. Space is limited to the first 15 participants that enroll.

 
Junior Lifeguard:

Junior Lifeguard: This Cigna Healthcare sponsored free program teaches lifeguarding techniques, leadership, responsibility, first aid and CPR/AED training to children 14 to 15 years old. All program participants will receive a t-shirt and swim suit and will compete in a city-wide Olympic event at the end of the season.

 
Lifeguard Academy:

This Cigna Healthcare sponsored free program will train and certify participants in lifeguard training, first aid and CPR/AED.


Recreation & Sports Programs:

Swim Team:

This six week program is designed to enhance and improve swimming strokes for children ages 5 to 17 years old. Children are broken up into age groups to practice and then compete in recreational meets with 12 teams from other City of Phoenix pools. Practices include one hour of instruction four days per week, with swim meets on Thursday evenings beginning at 7:15 p.m. at various pools.


Prerequisites: Participants much be able to swim 25 meters continuously of any one of the four competitive strokes without assistance.