Aquatics Management

PUBLIC SWIM SCHEDULE – Effective January 3, 2022


Swim School

Spring Session #2 Starts on May  17 (T/Th) & May 18 (M/W)

Summer Term will run commence after July 4th.  Registration will open the week of Jun 13

Please go to Set up an Account if you are new to our pools.  To access your account go to Access the Self- Service

 Fees 2021-2022 (Memberships & Single and Group Admission).

Arlington Residents may request an income-based fee reduction.  Please submit a Fee Reduction Application.

APS AQUATICS – General Information:

The Aquatics Program is managed by the Aquatics Management Office which is located in the Facilities and Operations Department. The office oversees the facility management and operations of the three Arlington Public Schools indoor swimming pools, the school-based Swimming and Lifetime Fitness Instructional Program, and the community-based drop-in and APS Aquatics School Programs. Our goal is to provide instructional and recreational aquatic opportunities to residents of all ages by supporting a variety of activities that promote healthy water-friendly lifestyles, confidence, and comfort.

Please consult our Pubilc Swim Schedule to learn about pool operating times.  Be sure to check the Lane Availability Charts under each of our Facilities for details on lap lane and other activities.

The Long Bridge Aquatics and Fitness Center, located at 333 Long Bridge Drive in Crystal City, is managed by the Arlington Department of Parks and Recreation (DPR). This new facility provides community-based instructional, fitness, and competitive programs, and is the home pool for the Arlington Aquatic Club (AAC). For information about classes and programs offered by DPR please follow this link: Sports-Aquatic Classes.


For more information about the APS Aquatics Centers, please call the individual pool or e-mail Helena Machado, APS Aquatics Director at, or call 703-228-6264.

Aquatics Management Office/Facilities and Operations                                                                                  

2770 S. Taylor St.
Arlington, VA 22206
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