Getting to Know Goldfish Swim School

Goldfish Swim School is the New Swim School in RVA!

Goldfish Swim School is the country’s leading water safety and swim lesson school offering infant and child swim lessons.  They are opening a new 10,000 square foot location in Richmond, at 9782 Gayton Road in Richmond.  Just one of several other thriving Virginia locations and dozens of other successful Goldfish locations throughout the United States.

What Makes Them Different From Other Pools?

Goldfish Swim School has shiver-free 90-degree pools, and a state-of-the-art water purification system.

Even more enticing?  Families with kids of different ages and skill levels can conveniently have all of their swimmers in the pool during the same half hour time slot and schedule makeup classes when necessary. Goldfish offers perpetual lessons and families can enroll at any time.

What Kind of Programs Do They Offer?

Goldfish Swim School Richmond provides swim instruction to children ages 4 months to 12 years-old in a unique setting with highly trained instructors, small class sizes (max 4:1 student to teacher ratio).

In addition to swim lessons, Goldfish Swim School offers weekly family swims (for both members and non-members) and party packages.

Goldfish Swim School Richmond opens in January 2018. Families can register for preferred lesson dates and times now by visiting the website or calling 804/967-3100.

What is the Facility Like?

Not only does Goldfish Swim School have a shiver-free 90-degree pool, and a state-of-the-art water purification system.  Facility highlights include an air conditioned viewing gallery for parents to watch lessons, a spacious family dressing area with private changing rooms, a hair drying station, snack bar, retail shop and warm, tropical décor.

How Can You Learn More or Enroll in Lessons?
  • Call the staff at (804) 967-3100.
  • Visit the website at for additional details.
  • Or check out one of Goldfish Swim School’s upcoming events:
    • Jan 30th  – Ribbon Cutting  Noon-1pm
      All are welcome at a FREE Ribbon Cutting on January 30, 2018 from 12:00-1:00 p.m. Take a tour of the facility!  The free family swim has been cancelled.
    • April 14th – Grand Opening
      Event highlights include free family swim, facility tours, a balloon artist, photo booth, raffles, arts and crafts and more!