Our Classes

Baby Swim

Baby Swim lessons put parents in the pool with infants starting at 6 months old. Our baby classes incorporate water safety, comfort and teaches independence.

Kids Swim

Keep the kids motivated and moving. Kids Swim lessons teach foundational skills and safety in a positive environment. It’s so much fun, they’ll forget they’re learning.

Dev. Swim

Learn all four strokes, increase confidence while setting and achieving goals. Our program builds a bridge from traditional learn-to-swim classes to competitive swimming.

Marlins Swim Team

For those swimmers who want to dive into the world of swim team slowly. Our year-round Marlins program is a fun and stress free introduction to swim team.

Masters Swim

For our swimmers over the age of 18 we offer a  Masters swim program. Join Coach Jim as he and our coaches train you to be efficient in the water and grow your love of the sport.

Adult Swim

Our program can help you overcome fear and learn basic skills, strokes and more. Work at your own pace to gain control and build confidence in and around the pool.

About Jim Montgomery Swim School

Jim Montgomery and Ellis RaymondEstablished in 2015 by father daughter duo Jim and Ellis, Jim Montgomery Swim School’s goal is to provide first-class swimming lessons and classes for youth and adults in Dallas. Through his years of Olympic training and Master’s coaching, and her years as a swim instructor and an educator who specialized in early childhood development, Jim and Ellis have developed an award-winning program for all swimming levels from beginner to competitive.

In Jim’s post-Olympic career, he has taught adult swim for fitness, coached high school varsity teams, led people in overcoming their fear of water, and taught anywhere from kids to pre-teens. Ellis has been teaching swim lessons for half of her life and focused her degree on Early Childhood Development before pursuing a teaching career. Ellis developed our Baby Swim and Kids Learn to Swim program here at JMSS.

From your child’s first splash in the water to swimming the length of the pool, the Jim Montgomery Swim School (JMSS) helps students reach personal goals in a safe, confidence-building atmosphere. Achieving goals comes naturally to Coach Jim Montgomery who won three gold and one bronze medal in the 1976 Montreal Olympics. Jim was the first man to break the 50-second barrier in the 100-meter freestyle. He shares his knowledge and lifelong love of swimming with you and your child! He’s taught thousands of children and adults how to feel safer in and around the water, get fit and love to swim.

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