FOSS Swim School in Niles

See what’s happening and find reasons to hit the water at your local Foss Swim School.
See what’s happening and find reasons to hit the water at your local Foss Swim School.
Enroll for Summer Quarter Swim Lessons!
Classes begin June 11
Summer Swim Camps
Accelerate learning and Swim Path® progress with less time between lessons
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See our program in action and get a custom level recommendation for your swimmer!

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A Swim School

We offer everything you expect of a modern swim school: thoroughly-trained teachers, warm water, private changing areas, and pools purpose-built for learning.

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Our program: Swim Path®

Begin or continue your swimmer’s journey on the Swim Path® at your local Foss Swim School. Our program ingrains water safety instincts and muscle memory that your child will use immediately, and for life. 

Meet our Management Team

school director

Sabrina J.

Office Manager

Paris W.

shift coorindator

Erin L.

School Information

Foss Location Hours
Hours:
Mon: Closed (Memorial Day)
Tues: 8:30 AM - 8:15 PM
Wed: 3:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Thur: 3:30 PM - 8:15 PM
Fri: 3:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Sat: 7:30 AM - 2:00 PM
Sun: 7:30 AM - 2:00 PM
Foss Location Address
Address:

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

Foss Location Contact
Contact:

Front desk: (847) 410-1555

$26.75 - $28.75
per lesson*
Tuition for once a week group classes and camps
2 Installments
Full Quarter
Summer: 12 weeks
$162.50 - $174.50
Per Installment

Sibling pricing – have multiple swimmers in your immediate family?
Enjoy a reduced per lesson rate for multiple children.**

  • 4:1 student/teacher ratio in beginner levels in our Learn-to-Swim progression
  • Tuition may be paid in full or via installment payments. Installment payments are only available on once-a-week classes.
  • Swim when it makes sense for your family and your schedule. Sessions offered by quarter, not on-going.
  • Semi-private and private classes available. $50/class for semi-private and $99/class for private. Please contact your school for more info and availability.

*Pricing based on program – Backfloat Baby, Learn-to-Swim, Swim Stronger, Swim Faster. Log in/create your Family Account to view pricing for your swimmer’s class.

**Siblings will need to be swimming in the same Quarter and enrollment requested at the same time for discount to be applied

Current and upcoming classes in Niles

Quarterly Once-a-week Classes

One Lesson per Week (Most Popular!)

Students swim one lesson each week running June 11 – September 2

  • Enrollment opens on May 2.
  • Quarter runs June 11 – Sept 2
  • Progress updates: Jul 23 – Jul 29
  • No classes
    • July 4

Students swim one lesson each week running September 6 – December 22

  • Enrollment opens on August 1
  • Quarter runs September 6 – December 22
  • Progress updates: Oct 25 – Oct 31
  • No classes
    • Oct 31 (3pm to close)
    • November 22 – 26
Four-week Progress Builder Swim Camps®

Two Lessons per Week for Four Weeks

Students swim two lessons each week on Tuesdays and Thursdays

  • Camp 1: Jun 13 – Jul 6
  • Camp 2: Jul 11 – Aug 3
  • Camp 3: Aug 8 – Aug 31

Students swim two lessons each week on Tuesdays and Thursdays

  • Camp 1: Sep 26 – Oct 19
  • Camp 2: Oct 24 – Nov 16
  • Camp 3: Nov 28 – Dec 21
Two-week Progress Builder Swim Camps®

Four Lessons per Week for Two Weeks

Students swim four lessons each week on Monday through Thursday.

  • Camp 1: Jun 12 – Jun 22
  • Camp 2: Jun 26 – Jul 6
  • Camp 3: Jul 10 – Jul 20
  • Camp 4: Jul 24 – Aug 3
  • Camp 5: Aug 7 – Aug 17
  • Camp 6: Aug 21 – Aug 31

Students swim four lessons each week on Monday through Thursday.