The YMCA of Metropolitan Dallas

For Youth Development ®
For Healthy Living
For Social Responsibility

Swim Assessment & Tests

Congratulations on taking the first step in knowing your child's swimming abilities.

Please complete the form below and one of our aquatics directors will gladly set up a swimming assessment with your child.

Swimming assessments for access to the pool during family swim times are available any time family swim is scheduled. Children will receive a colored wristband according to their swim ability.

* Field is required.

Full Name
Are you a member?*

Swim Assessment Dates & Times


12 - 1 pm

Contact Sang Kim, Senior Director of Aquatics and Outreach at
or Katherine Steffey-Bernstein, Associate Aquatics Director, at 
with any questions on swim lessons or assessments.

Rowing/BSA Swim Tests

Rowing Swim Test:

You may stop by the pool any time we are open to request a swim test for the Dallas Rowing Club. The down guard in the office may assist you with the test, if we are not too busy. Our busiest times in the pool are from 4:15pm- 6:30 pm. Please bring your form with you.

There is a $10 fee payable to the front desk for the test.


Boy Scouts of America Swim and Merit Badge Tests:

If you are looking to take a BSA Swim or Merit Badge test, please schedule a time by contacting Sang Kim, Senior Director of Aquatics and Facilities,, 214-357-8431 ext 7586.

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Did You Know?

Today, YMCAs are collectively the largest operators of swimming pools in the United States. All of our pools are put to good use. The YMCA of Metropolitan Dallas teaches thousands of swim lessons every summer to promote youth development, healthy living, and social responsibility.