Aquatics Center

The Dallas Swimming Pool has been serving the Back Mountain Community with educational and competitive Aquatics Programs for over 20 years.

Dallas Swimming Pool – Summer 2024

 Serving the Back Mountain Community with educational and competitive Aquatic Programs for over 22 years

–  All programs are open to the public. Dallas School District residency is not required. 

–  A lifeguard will be on duty during all activities. 

Afternoon Public Family Swim and Lap Swim  

~ Want to cool off and splash around or get in a few laps? The pool is open to the Dallas School District community three days per week. An adult must accompany all swimmers under 15 years old. 

~Fee – a $2 cash only fee will be charged for all swimmers. 

~Dates and Times – June 3 – July 27 – Monday, Wednesday, Thursday– 4 – 6 pm.  The pool is closed July 4 for the Independence Day Holiday. (The pool will be  two of the three following dates: June 19, 26, and July 10 for swim meets)

Dallas Mountaineer Aquatic Club – Learn to Swim program 

As a community service organization DMAC’s mission is to provide aquatic programs for all ages and abilities. In addition to competitive swim team programs, DMAC will support a learn to swim program for very young children of the community.  No swimming experience is necessary.

~ Don’t know how to swim or want to learn more advanced skills? Then this is the program for you! New swimmers learn basic water skills and water safety. More advanced swimmers learn competitive stroke techniques along with advanced water safety. All ages and levels of ability can benefit from our excellent instructors. 

~ Register early…a strict 1 teacher to 5 student ratio will be maintained

~ Session 1 – Monday through Friday – June 17 to 28. 

~Session 2 – Monday through Friday – July 8 to 19 

Level 1 – 12:00 to 12:40 pm / 1:00 to 1:40 pm- Due to the high demand for level one lessons, two time slots are offered.  Classes will be organized by age and start time will be communicated one week before lessons begin.  Ages – 4-5 yrs, 5-6 years, and 7 – 8+ years with no swimming lesson experience. Swimmers should be comfortable with the water but no experience is necessary. Separate classes will be established by age group.  DO NOT bring any floatation aids that the children currently use. All participants must be potty trained. 

Level 2 – 2:00 pm to 2:45 pm – 5 – 6 yrs, 7 – 8 years and 8+ years – Requirements for Level 2: swimmers can already support themselves in water,  submerge and recover unaided, and swim on belly or back 8 -10 yards unaided. 

Level 3 – 2:00 pm to 2:45 pm – 8 to 9 yrs. and 10 + yrs. – ready to learn more advanced safety techniques and can swim 20 yards without support, and prepared to learn the competitive swimming strokes.

 Parents must remain in the bleachers during lessons.

 Cost  –  $80 per child per session 

Checks payable to: Dallas Mountaineer Aquatic Club (no cash please) 

Registration– Participants may register online at Swimming lessons.

#1. mail check for $80 per swimmer per session  payable to DMAC Swimming

to: Dallas Middle School ℅ Matthew Stretanski – Pool Manager 

2020 Conyngham Ave. 

Dallas, Pa 18612. 

#2. Bring the payment to the Dallas Middle School during regular school hours. 7:45 am to 3:30 pm. All online registrations must be received by June 7, 2024. 

Additional Programs for competitive swimmers and divers: 

Dallas Mountaineers Aquatic Club (DMAC)–– “DMAC” is entering its 16th year as a Summer Swim Club to complement the highly successful winter age group swim team. DMAC is a competitive swim team for developing and committed athletes from ages 6 to 21.This is a team where proper technique, fitness, and a positive, healthy lifestyle are emphasized! Swimmers should be able to complete 25 yards unaided to participate. The program runs May 20 through July 27, 2024 Please refer to the team web page for brochures and applications.  Insurance is provided through team membership.           

Contact or request to join DMAC Age Group Swim Team – Facebook for more information.

Back Mountain Diving Club – An Amateur Athletic Union affiliated Diving Club for all new and experienced competitive divers. Contact Taylor Davies at 570-675-5301 on information concerning this program. 

Additional questions concerning all aquatic programs can be addressed to Matthew Stretanski at 570-675-5301

Dallas Mountaineer Aquatics Swim Lessons  Registration Form