March 23, 2012
MOVIE RELEASE: Kate Emery, the awesome artist who created this rad new site and nearly all of BIG FISH Swim School's artwork, was knee deep in the art department on the movie THE HUNGER GAMES!! Way to go, Kate!!
March 20, 2012
Whoop Whoop!! Wendy has agreed to jump on the crazy train with BIG FISH as our office gal!
March 16, 2012
Congratulations: It's a boy.... added to our Ohana! Mr. Adrian!
March 12, 2012
Welcome our latest addition to our Ohana/Staff: Mr. Kirk!!
March 9, 2012
Our Ohana is growing: Welcome, Ms. Corinne!
March 8, 2012
Hallmark Pool and Spa World near Hunter's Creek just became a Partner Facility!!
Feb 28, 2012
Artesian Pools near Baldwin Park jumps on board as a Partner Facility!
Welcome to BIG FISH Swim School!
The BIG FISH Story
Phil had just finished teaching a group of adults to swim when he walked into the lifeguard office to find everyone in a panic. The Pre-K instructor had called in sick, and it was three minutes until class time. Phil’s mentor turned to him and said, “I need you to teach this class. You are the only one who doesn’t have another group right now.” Phil immediately broke out into a sweat. “I can’t teach kids! I can only teach adults!” He sounded more panicked with every word. As he was about to hyperventilate, she took him by the hand and looked him in the eye and said, in a calm and reassuring voice, “Phil, do you remember any songs from when you were a kid? Do you remember how to play? Just go out there and sing... be goofy... and have fun.” So there they were: Five children sitting patiently on the edge of the pool awaiting their instructor — less than three feet tall and these little munchkins had Phil shaking in his flip-flops. Read More...
Why Choose BIG FISH Swim School?
No matter the background, upbringing, or financial status, everyone is welcome at BIG FISH Swim School. From the Hawaiian-style welcome to the graduation certificate, every child walks away feeling nurtured and knowing that they are unique. BIG FISH is not just about us sharing something with the student. Communication and knowledge is a two-way street, and we try to learn something from every student every day.
The spirit of Aloha... the spirit of BIG FISH Swim School.