Richmond Swim Center

4300 Cutting Blvd
Richmond, CA 94804
(Enter on S. 45th Street, next to Kennedy High School)


Community Services Department
Paula Cooper-Tipton, Aquatics Coordinator


Spring Pool Schedule & Fees

effective March 1-June 8

SUMMER Pool Schedule & Fees

 effective March 1-June 8

Pool Rules


Lifeguard Training Course
 provides American Red Cross certification to participants who pass the written and practical portions of the course. Lifeguard Training is offered throughout the year with our main goal of training Lifeguards who want to apply to work at our pools. 
Please email for more information, of if you would like to be alerted when the next course is scheduled.

Summer Session Schedule & Class Levels

REGISTER NOW for adult & child lessons for ages 3+. Registration begins on the first of the month for the following month's sessions (see Pool Notices).
Please reg
ister for the appropriate level or class. No refunds.
Call or email if you need help selecting the correct level for your child.
During the months of February - November, we offer Saturday-only sessions. During the summer, we offer weekday evening  and Saturday sessions. 

To Register for any Aquatics Class:
Visit the Recreation Complex Registration office - Mon-Fri 8:30am-4:00pm
3230 Macdonald Ave
RichmondCA 94804
Register online

Admission & Supervision Requirements for Children

For safety reasons, all children 8 & u‚Äčnder must be attended by and supervised at arms distance in the water and deck area at all times by an adult, with a limit of two children per adult. Children 9-13 may swim with an adult supervising in the facility. We understand that some children who are under 9 may be excellent swimmers, but we enforce this policy for all drop-in swimmers, regardless of skill level. Please do not ask staff to bend the rules. 

Swim Wear Required

For safety and pool maintenance reasons, please be advised that all swimmers are expected to wear appropriate swim attire (swim suits). Rash guards & synthetic swim shirts may be worn, but no cotton t-shirts/tanks, street clothes, etc.  
All babies and toddlers 4 & under must wear a swim diaper (no regular diapers). 


 Front of Richmond Swim Center 
  • 5/1: Register for June Swim Lesson sessions
  • 5/28: Pools Closed for Memorial Day
  • 6/1: Register for July Swim Lesson sessions
  • 6/2 & 6/3:Pools Closed for Staff Training
  • 7/1: Register for August Swim Lesson sessions
  • 7/4: Pools Closed for Independence Day
  • 8/1: Register for September Swim Lesson session