AquaRox Swim School

New Term Dates

The Autumn Term 

From Saturday, 16th September 2017


Swimming Pool Address

West Hatch High School
High Road
Essex IG7 5BT

Welcome to AquaRox Swim School  

Back swimming 9th September 2023   -  12 week course   

- 9th,  16th, 23rd & 30th September 2023,  7th  & 14th October 

(1/2 term no swimming 21st and 28th October) 

back  4th, 11th, 18th 25th November, 2nd and 9th December 2023  


If you have not heard back from me, please  re text me, just as a reminder - 

We started off as Dolphin Swim Club (which was set up by Alison Watkins)  The Swim school is now running by Roxy Parkyn under the trading name of AquaRox Swim School.    (Sorry as always behind on paperwork,  but really trying to catch up) 

We pride Ourselves on employing highly qualified and motivated teachers and assistants.

Lessons at this time are only being held on a Saturday.

Within this time there will be specific classes for lane swimming, parent toddler, along with 3 year old on their own.  (at this time no parent & child classes or any child that needs 1 -1 handing help in the water.  As we move forward with covid, this may be able to change ) 

Any messages please leave a text (as I will see first) don't worry if don't respond straight away, the message is on my phone & I will get back to you. (I also train swimming teachers and if taking a course, that will come first, due to marking etc.,) 

West Hatch High School, High Road, Chigwell, Essex IG7 5BT

Directions to the school - the entrance to west hatch is located near pelican lights.

On driving into the school, go forward and; then turn left into the lower car park.
With the main road then behind you, you will be facing a low level building in front of you the main school to the right.

Between these buildings there is a footpath , follow for about 25m (you will be walking in the direction of their playing courts). The door to the swimming pool is on your right hand side, the changing rooms are located along the corridor on your left.

Please follow all pool rules as before.  Covid-19 hands, space & face, no parents poolside - apart from class 1 (as there is an added risk apart from covid 

SATURDAY CLASSES: 12.00 noon   -  last class ends @ 5.30 PM

Limited spaces available

Our lessons are structured from beginners through to stamina swimming.

Main benefits:-  this has now change as listed below  - max number in the pool is 20 and would like this to be 16 pupils and 2 teachers in the water, the teachers in the water will be for class 1 & may be needed for class 2 (depends on the time set up) 

  • Classes will be limited to 8 pupils max however the ratio of pupil to teacher/assistant is usually 1:3 for the lower classes (looking to keep class sizes to 7)  Will now be different due to Covid and spacing - SD 
  • Fully qualified and experienced Amateur Swimming Association Teachers. The teachers attend CPD training, therefore we have up to date practices.
  • Recognized Swim England affiliated swim school 
  • Experienced in water assistants
  •  Teachers have their own personal Teachers Rescue test qualification / or spotters on poolside 
  • Large changing facilities - now following SD please now keep to the marked areas in the changing rooms 
  • Pool facilities 9m x 19 metre pool and we teach via the deep water method
  • We encourage children to learn through fun and games within a structured environment , following ADSP, with caring and understanding teachers and helpers.
  • We work to each individuals needs and abilities.

    TERM COURSE DATES --  Summer Term dates 2023    
  • 1st day back   -  22.4.23
  • 29th April 
  • 13th & 20th May 
  • (No swimming  6th May,   and  (27.5.23 /  3.6.23  Saturday's either side - Essex 1/2  term holiday)
  • 10th,  17th,  24th June 
  • 1st July 2023  (our last one of this term_ 
  •   -  Autumn term dates yet to be set   
  • The lessons will cater for all standards starting at beginners and going through to stamina and pre-competition technique.

    For further information contact via text first -  Roxy on 07850 377 175 preferably before 9.30 pm, best day phone  Fridays   or by completing Contact Us Form  -- the best way is via text, please re text if not  replied (as will leave text on phone, knowing I have to get back to you)  I look after my grand daughter now Monday full day (Tuesday to Thursday 1/2 day and pre school runs)  good free day is now Friday. 

    If you can't get hold of me it is because I am on poolside and unable to get to my phone, please then leave a text message.