Lessons & Classes


Group Swimming Lessons


Lessons will begin on Thursday, July 6th and run for four weeks, two days a week (Tuesdays & Thursdays) through August 3rd. The lessons will take place at the Highlands Natural Pool between 10am – 12:30pm. The Program will be supervised by the Pool Manager. All swimming instructions will be taught by Red Cross certified lifeguards. Current members and non-members are welcome to participate.

Participants will be grouped by swimming ability and be given lessons mirroring the Red Cross swimmer’s program, designed to move each participant into the next level:

Level 1 (Tadpoles) - Recommended Ages: 4-6

Level 2 (Salamanders) - Recommended Ages: 6-7

Level 3 (Frogs) - Recommended Ages: 8-10

Level 4 (Snapping Turtles) - Recommended Ages: 9-11

Parent/Child Aquatics (Mommy & me) Age Recommendation: 6 months-3 years old (Parent must be present in water)


Level 1-4: $50/child for Members or $150/child for Non-Members

Parent/Child Aquatics: $25/child for Members or $75/child for Non-Members

How to Register

🢒 STEP 1: Call (973) 835-4299 or email us and leave a message with your name, phone number, e-mail address plus your child's name & age.

🢒 STEP 2: Complete the Participant form and email it to us or hand it in at the pool. This form is required to be submitted before lessons start.

🢒 STEP 3: Payments must be made at the pool on or before the date of the first lesson. We accept payments by cash, check, credit card, or Apple Pay.

If you have any questions or need further information, please feel free to call Julia Giarratano (Pool Manager) 854-499-1032 or email us.


Individual Swimming Lessons


We will work with all ages and all swimmers. Gain confidence in a one-to-one supportive learning environment. Take as many or as few lessons as you want, let our schedule work around yours. Reasonable rates.

Please call the Highlands Pool at (973) 835-4299 for more information.


Deep Water Aerobics with Lucy


Members and pool day visitors of all skill levels are invited to participate. Sessions will be held on Tuesdays and Thursdays starting on July 6th from 11:00am - 12:00pm. Participants must bring their own pool noodle. Free for members, included in the daily fees for non-members.

Dates: July 6, 11, 13, 18, 20, 25, 27
Time: 11:00am - 12:00pm



Note: Prices subject to change without notice.


Come for a Visit!


Highlands Natural Pool

180 Snake Den Road

Ringwood, NJ 07456

p: 973-835-4299

e: highlands_pool[at]yahoo.com



▶ How to get to the pool via public transportation.