Private Lessons

Private Lessons

Circle C Aquatics offers Private and Semi-Private swim lessons year round. You may pick the instructor of your choice and find a flexible time that works with both of your schedules. Each lesson is 30 minutes in duration and can be purchased individually or can be purchase in packages of 4 or 8 at a discounted rate. Pricing is based on instructor level and are per participant, per lesson. Semi-Private Lessons are for no more than 2 swimmers. Contact the Head Swim Instructor at for more information on private lessons and registration.


Private and Semi-Private lessons can be purchased online here. You must have a current Resident Information Form or Non-Resident Information Form on file in order to login to Daxko. A confirmation email will be sent with booking instructions within 24 hours of purchase. This is not the same as the purchase receipt you receive immediately after purchasing lessons.

Private and Semi-Private lessons are booked online by visiting FullSlate. You must purchase lessons before you book them. Please remember you must book lessons with the level of instructor purchased. The lesson will be denied if you book with a higher or lower level instructor than what you purchased. For help booking lessons, please see the Booking Instructions document. By purchasing and booking Private/Semi-Private lessons, you agree to all Private/Semi-Private Lessons Rules and Policies .


The price for semi-private lessons are listed per child. For example, if two participants are taking 4 semi-private lessons with a Basic instructor, each participant will pay $95-Resident $114- Non Resident. Circle C Aquatics does not provide the second participant for semi-private lessons.

Pricing Details

Private Lessons Package Basic Instructor Rate Premium Instructor Rate Elite Instructor Rate
Resident Non-Resident Resident Non-Resident Resident Non-Resident
1 Lesson $35 $45 $45 $55 $55 $65
4 Lessons $133 $171 $162 $198 $187 $221
8 Lessons $252 $324 $306 $374 $352 $416
Semi -Private Lessons Package Basic Instructor Rate Premium Instructor Rate Elite Instructor Rate
Resident Non-Resident Resident Non-Resident Resident Non-Resident
1 Lesson $25 $30 $30 $35 $35 $40
4 Lessons $95 $114 $108 $126 $119 $136
8 Lessons $180 $216 $204 $238 $224 $256



Instructor Descriptions

Basic Instructor Premium Instructor Elite Instructor
Basic Instructors are here for the summer to teach. They love kids and focus on basic stroke technique and water safety.Basic Instructors are a perfect choice for beginning swimmers. Premium Instructors are experienced in teaching swim lessons. They teach all four strokes, swimming technique, and some workings of swim team.Premium Instructors are a good choice for intermediate swimmers. Elite Instructors are very experienced, have been coaching or swimming competitively for a number of years and have their USA Swimming Coaching Certification. They focus on stroke technique, endurance, and other competitive aspects of swimming including diving and flip turns.Elite Instructor lessons are for advanced swim lessons and those on or preparing for swim team.


Helpful Documents

Policies can be found here..

Goal Sheets can be found here.

Booking Instructions can be found here.


Instructor Bios

To view our instructors’ availability, please click here. You must purchase lessons before you will be able to book the lessons.


Coach Amanda Hartman-Elite 
Amanda Hartman is the Program Coordinator as well as a Swim Lesson Instructor at Circle C. She has been swimming competitively for over 13 years. She competed in the high school state championships and the USA Swimming state meets in her home state of New Mexico. Amanda has been teaching private swim lessons as well as stroke technique to swimmers of all ages for the past ten years, she has been offering group and private swim instruction here at Circle C since spring of 2009, and has consistently gotten very positive reviews from the parents of her students.



Coach Hayley – Premium

I’m so excited to have the opportunity to teach kids and share my passion of swimming with them! I’ve been swimming on summer league teams since I was 6 years old and year-round teams since I was 10. I’m going to be a freshman at Texas State in the fall of 2017. I love kids as I babysit and tutor often, I’m looking forward to working with the kids and getting to know each and every one of them!




Coach Jennie Lou- Elite 

A Certified USA Swimming Coach, Jennie Lou is an ASCA Level Two Coach and is entering her 29th year of coaching and teaching swimming. In addition, she was named District Girls and Boys Coach of the Year, and League Coach of the Year. Jennie Lou coached District Championship teams, Regional Qualifiers, A champs, TAGS and Sectional swimmers. She has been the Aquatics Director at Llano; Alamo Area Aquatics Association age group, senior team and dry-land coach; WAVE age-group coach; she started the Northwest High School team; Thomas Jefferson High School head coach; Aquatics Director at Fair Oaks country club; and Cedar Park Swimming, age group coach for three teams. Jennie Lou is passionate about swimming correctly and believes all swimmers can achieve technically correct strokes. She believes in setting short-term and long-term goals that push swimmers to achieve their personal best times while enjoying the water. Jennie Lou graduated from Southwest Texas State University with a Bachelor of Science in Agriculture and Physical Education; and Masters in Athletic Administration from Ohio University. She enjoys all outside sports especially swimming and golf. Currently, she is training for her 3rd half-marathon and first backpacking trip.





Coach Maddy- Premium

Hi, I’m Maddy Havranek! I love being in the water and I have been swimming competitively for 11 years. I have been a part of many swim teams, including the Circle C Seals, Circle C Sea Serpents, and Austin Swim Club more recently. But, I have always been a waterbug! I am a student at the Liberal Arts and Science Academy and I am captain of the LBJ Swim Team at my school and I enjoy that very much. I love playing with kids and have lots of experience as I have been babysitting since I was 12 years old. Overall, I can’t wait to get in the water with your children and have fun teaching them to swim!








Coach Nick- Premium

Hey, my name is Nick! I have been swimming for 10 years and it has been the best part of my life. I love being in the pool, and especially teaching others the life skill. I have swam for the Circle C Seals, Circle C Serpents, and Austin Swim Club. Swim team has always been close to me, and mastering the technique was always my goal. I just graduated LASA high school and plan on attending UT at Austin this Fall! I can’t wait to teach this summer!


Coach Megan- Basic
 Hi! I’m Megan and I have loved swimming for as long as I can remember. I have been a swimmer on the Circle C Seals summer league team for 8 years and have been a volunteer coach there for 2 years. I have also been a volunteer instructor for 3 years. Currently I am on the Bowie High School swim team, going into my junior year. I’m looking forward to helping kids of all ages develop their swimming skills and passion for the sport!
 Coach Miranda- Basic
 Hi, I’m Miranda! I was on the Seals swim team for 6 years and the Circle C Select swim team for 3 years in the past. I currently lifeguard at the pool and I’m trained in CPR. I’ll be a freshman in college next year and I plan on majoring in biomedical sciences. I plan on doing private lessons all year. I can’t wait to meet your kids and help them learn to swim.

Coach Kelly- Basic

Hi, my name is Kelly Bull. I was on summer league for 10 years with the Shady Hollow Stingrays and Circle C Seals. I also junior coached for the Circle C Seals during the 2015 season. I have been apart of the Bowie Cheer team for 4 years and co-captain and captain for 2 years. I love to swim and spend time with kids! Hope to see you and your kid soon:)





Coach Mia- Basic

Hi my name is Mia, I’m sixteen years old, and I’m currently a sophomore at Bowie High School. I have always loved swimming since I joined the circle c seals when I was eight. I still swim today on seals and the Bowie swim team. This is my first year working as an instructor, however I have been volunteering with the pool for around three years. I am very excited to be working and teaching!!






Coach Hannah- Basic

Hi, I’m Hannah! I have been competitively swimming for 10 years; I started out with swimming with the Circle C Seals and Circle C Select, later swimming with Nitro Swim Team. I’m currently a rising junior at the Liberal Arts and Science Academy and am part of the LBJ Swim Team as well as Vice President of my class, both of which I love very much. My favorite memory swimming was when I broke the record for the Girls 10 and Under 25 yard breaststroke for the Circle C Seals, which remained undefeated for five years. I started my love for swimming with lessons at the Circle C Pool, and have developed a passion for the sport ever since. I cannot wait to work with kids to help them learn how to swim and refine their stroke, and most of all, love the water and swimming as much as I do!