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Aquatics May 2024 News

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Aquatics Contact

Please contact Aquatics Coordinator, Janelle Slightam, at or (650) 341-4251 ext. 112 for any questions regarding the Highlands pool, business hours, or other non-booking related inquiries.

Concessions are coming back to the pool!

Just in time for Summer, snacks and drinks will be for sale on the pool deck during pool business hours. All purchases can be made at the pool office. Cash and card will be accepted, or buy a $10 concessions punch card! Warm and cold items will be available, and a microwave will be available; all patrons must heat their own food. Stay tuned for more information!

2024 Junior Lifeguard Camp

Summer junior lifeguard camps will be available at the pool June 24 through August 2. Camp runs Monday through Friday, 10:00am – 4:00pm. Registration is available online or over the phone at (650) 341-4251. Camp is open to ages 10 to 15; students will learn about causes of drowning and how to prevent drowning/diving accidents, how to supervise others around water, drowning recognition, basic first aid, CPR, and AED. Space is limited, so register soon! Questions about the class? Please email Aquatics Coordinator, Janelle Slightam, at

Private and Group Swim Lesson Availability

Keep an eye out for additional swim lesson availability as we work on expanding swim lessons! Currently, registrations for full swim lessons will be placed on a waitlist; once a spot becomes available, staff will contact you through email and phone.

 Hiring Lifeguards and Swim Instructors!

Come dive in with us! We are looking for experienced swim instructors and lifeguards to join our Aquatics team this Summer. Part-time positions are available seven days a week. For more information and to fill out an application, head over to

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