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The North Toronto Christian School swimming pool is used for a wide variety of purposes, both directly and indirectly involved with school life. Children Swimming


NTCS owns and maintains a 25-metre indoor swimming pool. A variety of equipment is provided for use in the pool, including flutterboards, lifejackets, and diving blocks. Changerooms and showers are also available for swimmers.


The NTCS pool is used for lessons and recreation by the students and the community. Group and private swimming lessons are offered for those interested in acquiring or improving their swimming ability, and levels 1 - 12 of Red Cross Swim Kids are taught by certified high school swimming instructors on weekday evenings and weekends. Advanced swimming courses, such as Bronze Medallion, Bronze Cross, Standard First Aid (SFA), Water Safety Instructor (WSI), and National Lifesaving (NL), are available for swimmers wishing to become qualified as instructors or lifeguards.

The NTCS pool is also used widely by its students during the school day. Elementary school students occasionally go swimming with their class, and every high school physical education course includes a unit focused on swimming skills. Students in swim team practice after school, and NTCS hosts competitive swim meets with other high schools from time to time.