Aldine ISD will offer summer recreation classes in gymnastics, swimming and weight training. There will be a 12-student minimum for each class.
Registration for gymnastics will be held June 7 from 9-11:30 a.m. at Smith Academy (5815 W. Little York), and Conley Elementary (3345 W. Greens Road). Those two schools will be the sites where the gymnastics classes will be held and are open to students in grades 1-12. The classes will be held at the above-mentioned locations and will cost $25.
Registration for swimming classes will be held June 7 from 9-11:30 a.m. at Aldine Senior High School (11101 Airline Drive) and will be open to students in grades 1-12. Swimming classes will be held at Aldine Senior High School. Lessons will take place from 9 a.m. until 3 p.m. and will cost $25.
Nimitz High will be utilized for “open swim” only from 9 a.m. until 3 p.m. MacArthur High will be utilized for “open swim” from 9 a.m. until 3 p.m. Aldine High will be utilized for “open swim” from 3 p.m. until 5 p.m. The price for admission for open swimming will be $1 for students and adults. Participation levels will determine if pools will remain open throughout the summer. The pools will open June 11.
Registration for weight training classes will be held June 7 from 9-11:30 a.m. at Eisenhower Senior High (7922 Antoine Dr.), Davis High (12525 Ella Blvd.), (Nimitz Senior High (2005 W.W. Thorne Dr.) and MacArthur Senior (4400 Aldine Mail Route). Students must be 10 years of age or older to participate in the weight training classes. Weight training will be held at the above-mentioned high schools.
The cost is $25 per course (a minimum of 12 students are needed for each class) and no refunds can be made once the class starts, unless classes are canceled due to enrollment.
Twelve lessons will be offered from June 10 through July 3 in weight training. A second series of 12 lessons will be offered from July 2 through July 26. Weight training will begin June 11 and end July 26. Twenty-six lessons will cost $25.
Students will be grouped according to age and ability at registration. The instructor will determine the days and time for lessons at the time of registration.
Additionally, this summer the gyms will be open at Aldine High, Carver High, Davis High, Eisenhower High, MacArthur High and Nimitz High, June 10-July 26 from 1-5 p.m. for recreational play at no cost to students.
Questions concerning the summer recreation program may be directed to: Lionel Crawford at Aldine Senior High (281 447-1171); James Showers at Davis High (281 539-4070), Dre Thompson at Eisenhower Senior High (281 878-0940); Bernie Mulvaney at MacArthur Senior High (281 985-6337); Robert Toomer at Nimitz Senior High (281 233-4361); Reco Brown at Carver High (281 985-6100); and James Showers at Davis High School (281 539-4070).
For information on all locations after June 7, contact Richard Delgado at the above listed phone number. Registration fees must be paid with cash or money order. No checks will be accepted.
Also this summer, the Harris County Aquatics Program will offer free swimming lessons to Aldine ISD students. Registration will be held Saturday, June 8, from 8-10 a.m. at the Carver and Davis pools. Lessons will be offered at Carver and Davis June 10-July 3 and July 8-Aug. 1 at different times: 4:30-6:30 p.m. p.m. (Carver), 1-3 p.m. and 4-6 p.m. (Davis).