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FOSS Swim School in St. Paul

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.
Spring enrollment & Summer camp enrollment are now open
Reminder: Spring Quarter is underway and runs March 8 - June 7

School Information

Foss Location Hours
Hours:

Mon: 8:00 AM - 8:30 PM
Tues: 8:00 AM - 8:30 PM
Wed: 8:00 AM - 8:30 PM
Thur: 8:00 AM - 8:30 PM
Fri: 8:30 AM - 7:00 PM
Sat: 7:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Sun: 7:00 AM - 7:00 PM

Foss Location Address
Address:

1166 University Ave West
St. Paul, MN 55104

Foss Location Contact
Contact:

Front desk: (651) 646-7946

Meet our Management Team

Site Director

D'ar Z.

Office Manager

Laura L.

Shift Coordinator

Matt H.

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.

$23-$24
per lesson*
Tuition for once a week group classes and camps
3 Installments
Full Quarter
Spring: 13 weeks
$100 - $104
Per Installment

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

  • 3:1 student/teacher ratio in beginner levels in our Learn-to-Swim progression
  • Tuition may be paid in full or via three 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. $40/class for semi-private and $75/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 St. Paul

Once-a-week Classes

10 or 15 week sessions with one class per week

Students swim one class each week, running March 8 – June 7

  • Enrollment opens Feb. 18
  • Quarter runs March 8 – June 7
  • No class April 12, May 24, and May 25

One class each week running June 8 – September 5

  • Enrollment opens April 28
  • Quarter runs June 8 – Sept 5
  • No class July 4
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: March 17 – April 9
  • Camp 2: April 14 – May 7
  • Camp 3: May 12 – June 4

Students swim two classes each week on Tuesdays and Thursdays

  • Camp 1: June 9 – July 2
  • Camp 2: July 7 – July 30
  • Camp 3: August 4 – August 27
Two-week Progress Builder Swim Camps®

Four classes per week for two weeks

Students swim four classes each week Monday through Thursday

Students swim four classes each week Monday through Thursday

  • Camp 1: June 8 – June 18
  • Camp 2: June 22 – July 2
  • Camp 3: July 6 – July 16
  • Camp 4: July 20 – July 30
  • Camp 5: Aug 3 – Aug 13
  • Camp 6: Aug 17 – Aug 27

More swimming opportunities in St. Paul

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 swim classes
  • Call ahead to enroll

3/14 Saturday 4:00 – 7:00 PM
3/21 Saturday 4:00 – 7:00 PM
4/4 Saturday 4:00 – 7:00 PM
4/11 Saturday 4:00 – 7:00 PM
4/18 Saturday 4:00 – 7:00 PM
5/2 Saturday 4:00 – 7:00 PM
5/9 Saturday 4:00 – 7:00 PM
5/16 Saturday 4:00 – 7:00 PM
5/23 Saturday 4:00 – 7:00 PM
6/6 Saturday 4:00 – 7:00 PM
6/13 Saturday 1:00 – 4:00 PM
7/11 Saturday 1:00 – 4:00 PM
7/18 Saturday 1:00 – 4:00 PM
8/1 Saturday 1:00 – 4:00 PM
8/8 Saturday 1:00 – 4:00 PM
8/15 Saturday 1:00 – 4:00 PM
8/22 Saturday 1:00 – 4:00 PM
9/5 Saturday 4:00 – 7:00 PM
9/12 Saturday 4:00 – 7:00 PM

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

3/28 Saturday 4:00 PM
3/30 Monday 4:00 PM
5/30 Saturday 4:00 PM
6/20 Saturday 1:00 PM
10/24 Saturday 4:00 PM
12/19 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

Every Friday 4:00 - 7:00 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™.