We're sorry for the inconvenience but the phone lines in Shafer are down. We cannot make or receive any phone calls at this time. Please email us at BTSDaquatics@bensalemsd.org with any questions or concerns.
Bensalem Township School District's Aquatics Program
Robert K. Shafer Middle School
3333 Hulmeville Road
Bensalem, PA 19020
All classes, instructors, and certifications will be governed by the American Red Cross in cooperation with the Lower Bucks Chapter.
*Please note that there are a limited number of spaces in each class and registration is first come, first serve. We accept cash, checks, or money orders.
Aquatics Coordinator: Dan Szymanski
Assistant Aquatics Coordinators: Kellie McCarthy and Ryan Iller
215-750-2800 Ext. 2203
Registration for Summer I 2018 will be held on June 13 and 14 from 6-9 PM at Shafer Middle School.
Lessons for Summer I will start on June 18 and end on July 9.
Price for Kid Lessons: $100.00 for residents. $105.00 for non-residents.
Prices for Adult Lessons: $50.00 for residents. $55.00 for non-residents.
Registration for Summer II 2018 will be held on July 11 and July 12 from 6-9 PM at Shafer Middle School.
Lessons for Summer II will start on July 16 and end on August 2.
Price: To be determined.
Registration for Summer III 2018 will be held on August 6 from 6-9 PM at Shafer Middle School.
Lessons for Summer III will start on August 7 and end on August 20.
Price: To be determined.
Lessons will run Monday-Thursday. NO lessons on Saturday until the school year starts back up.
They will be offered at 10 AM, 11 AM, 12 PM, 5 PM, 6 PM, and 7 PM. Adult Lessons will be offered at 8 PM on Monday and Wednesday. Lessons run for 45 minutes.
SUMMER III WILL BE HELD AT BENSALEM HIGH SCHOOL NOT AT SHAFER MIDDLE SCHOOL.
The Bensalem Aquatics Program is always looking to hire certified lifeguards and water safety instructors.
Senior Swim - Starting June 18th, 2018 Senior Swim will be held Monday-Thursday from 1-2 PM at Shafer Middle School.
Friday and Saturday Senior Swim will return in the fall. We will be switching to Bensalem High School at some point, please check the above calendar for off days and schedule changes!
Open Swim - $3 per swimmer. Open Swim will be held Monday-Thursday from 2-3:45 PM at Shafer Middle School.
Friday and Saturday Open Swim will return in the fall. We will be switching to Bensalem High School at some point, please check the above calendar for off days and schedule changes!
Are you interested in having a birthday party during Open Swim?! Shoot us an email!
If Bensalem Schools shut down for any reason, then we must shut down as well.