Roosevelt Pool

Summer 2017 Dates:
May 27-29, June 3 - July 30

6246 S. 7th St. Phone: 602-262-6832​ 

Hours:

Pool Office Hours:
Monday - Thursday: 11:30 a.m to 7 p.m.
Friday: Closed

Saturday & Sunday: 1 to 7 p.m.

Open Swim Hours:
Monday - Thursday: 1 to 7 p.m.
Friday: Closed
Saturday & Sunday: 1 to 7 p.m.


Open Swim Fees:

Kids: FREE admission thanks to the "Kool Kids" program.
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 / $7.00 for each additional family member.

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Pool Features:  

  • ADA Chair Lift

  • Drop Slide

  • Water Basketball Hoop


Swim Lessons at Roosevelt Pool:

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

Note: Each child's swimming ability will be assessed on the first day of lessons and they may be moved into a different class or level that will best benefit the child.


Starbabies:

Recommended for children ages 6 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.

 
White Star:

Recommended for ages 3 and up who can participate without parental presence. Children are taught: How to recover if they were to fall into a swimming pool, How to float on their back, How to make forward progress in the water without help.

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

 
Red Star:

To enroll in this class, the child must be able to jump in, surface, swim 10 feet, float on their back, turn around and get back to the wall without help. Children are taught:  How to tread water, How to dive into deep water, Breathing to the side, The starting mechanics of freestyle.

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


Other Programs at Roosevelt Pool:

Adult Lessons & Fitness Programs:


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:


Water Basketball Team:

This free program is for boys and girls ages 12 to 16 years old. Activities take place in approximately four feet of water. No swimming skills are necessary. Teams compete in recreational meets with 8 teams from other City of Phoenix pools. Practices include one hour of instruction Monday through Wednesday, with water basketball games on Thursday afternoons beginning at 2:00 p.m. at various pools. Transportation is provided for games.​​