FOSS Swim School in Niles

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Enrollment for Summer Quarter is now open

School Information

Foss Location Hours
Hours:

Mon: 8:45 AM - 8:15 PM
Tues: 8:45 AM - 8:15 PM
Wed: 8:45 AM - 8:15 PM
Thur: 8:45 AM - 8:15 PM
Fri: 11:00 AM - 7:30 PM
Sat: 7:45 AM - 1:00 PM
Sun: 7:45 AM - 4:30 PM

Foss Location Address
Address:

8299 W. Golf Road, Unit 24
Niles, IL 60714

Foss Location Contact
Contact:

Front desk: (847) 410-1555

Meet our Management Team

Site Director

D'ar Z.

Office Manager

Becca S.

Shift Coordinator

Alexis G.

Shift Coordinator

Jack B.

At this school

Quarterly classes
Quarterly classes
Private lessons
Private lessons
Swim camps
Swim camps
Family swims
Family swims
Fun meets
Fun meets
Skill clinics
Skill clinics

Learn about our program

At Foss Swim School, your student will have a personalized Swim Path™. Your child will join a class with swimmers of similar ability and age to build up the skills needed to progress and graduate as a confident swimmer.

Current and upcoming classes in Niles

Once-a-week Classes

10 or 15 week sessions with one class per week

Students swim one class each week

  • Now swimming
  • Quarter runs June 10 – August 31
  • No class July 4th

One class each week running September 4 – December 22

  • Registration opens August 6th
  • Quarter runs September 4 – December 22
  • No class October 31 (3:30 – close), Nov 27th – Dec 1st
Four-week Progress Builder Swim Camps®

Two classes per week for four weeks

Students swim two classes each week on Tuesdays and Thursdays

  • Camp 1: June 11 – July 2
  • Camp 2: July 9 – August 1
  • Camp 3: August 6 – August 29

Students swim two classes each week on Tuesdays and Thursdays

  • Camp 1: Sept 10 – Oct 3
  • Camp 2: Oct 8 – Oct 29
  • Camp 3: Nov 5 – Nov 26
Two-week Progress Builder Swim Camps®

Four classes per week for two weeks

Students swim four classes each week Monday through Thursday

Camp 1: June 10 – June 20
Camp 2: June 24 – July 3 (Wk 1: Mon-Fri & Wk 2: Mon-Wed)
Camp 3: July 8 – July 18
Camp 4: July 22 – August 1
Camp 5: August 5 – August 15
Camp 6: August 19 – August 29

Students swim four classes each week Monday through Thursday

 

Tuition by class type

Tuition payments available in installments or in full

Group classes

$23

Per class

Typically 4 classes per month.
About $92/month

  • Same rate per class for Progress Builder Swim Camps
  • 3:1 student to teacher ratio for beginner students in the Learn to Swim progression
  • 5:1 ratio for Backfloat Baby due to parents being in the class
  • 4:1 ratio for all other Learn to Swim levels
  • 5:1 – 7:1 ratio for students working on the Swim Stronger progression
Semi-Private classes

$45

Per class

Typically 4 classes per month.
About $180/month

  • Same rate per class for Progress Builder Swim Camps
  • Second student must be available to enroll in semi-private class
  • Availability varies by location and quarter
  • 2:1 student to teacher ratio
Private lessons

$80

Per class

Typically 4 classes per month.
About $320/month

  • Same rate per class for Progress Builder Swim Camps
  • Availability varies by location and quarter
  • 1:1 student to teacher ratio

More swimming opportunities in Niles

Family Swims

Open time to have fun, play and love water as a family

About Family Swims

  • Open to all families, enrolled or not enrolled in classes
  • Call ahead to enroll

Every Friday 4:00 – 7:00 PM
except on 4/19, 11/29, 12/27

Every Wednesday 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM (summer only)

Every Sunday 2:00 – 4:00 PM
except on 4/21, 5/26, 9/1, 12/1, 12/29

Fun Meets

Non-competitive exhibition swim meets for all ages and abilities

About Fun Meets

  • Swimmers grouped by ability, for a fun non-competitive meet
  • Call ahead to enroll

5/4 Saturday 4:00 PM
6/22 Saturday 4:00 PM

Skill Clinics

An extra opportunity for students to focus on a small number of skills

About Skill Clinics

  • 30-minute skill clinics available during Family Swims
  • Call ahead to enroll

5/18 Saturday 4:00 – 6:00 PM
7/20 Saturday 4:00 – 6:00 PM
8/17 Saturday 4:00 – 6:00 PM
Wednesdays (summer only)
9:00 AM – 12:00 PM 

See for yourself:
Try a free Preview Class

Get to know your FOSS school and staff before you enroll! A Preview Class is a 30-minute 1:1 lesson where you can experience how your student will learn while having fun the FOSS way. You will leave the Preview Class with a personalized recommendation on where to begin your swimmer’s Swim Path™.