GENERAL INFORMATION - After School Aquatics
What is the HKIS ASA Swim Academy?
HKIS’s Co-Curricular program, called ASA Swim Academy, offers a variety of aquatic activities after school and on Saturdays including learn-to-swim lessons, learn-to-train sessions, water polo, and Junior Lifeguarding. All HKIS Primary and Middle School students, regardless of age, grade, or swimming ability are welcome! To learn more about the program levels please refer to the HKIS PE Aquatics page.
How can I register my child for ASA Swim Academy lessons?
The SchoolsBuddy platform is used for registration and payment for HKIS Aquatics Academy, along with other HKIS activity programs. Families are required to set up a SchoolsBuddy account prior to registration day and become familiar with the platform. For help setting up an account contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
How do I pay for ASA Swim Academy lessons?
Payment by credit card is expected in order to complete registration on the Schoolsbuddy platform. Prior to registration, read the Terms and Conditions section in the Registraiton Essentials.
What is the cost of ASA Swim Academy lessons?
HKD 225 per lesson. The total will be calculated based on the total number of lessons. For example, if the Monday groups are scheduled to have a total of 14 lessons during the Term. The course cost for students registered on Mondays would be HKD 3,150. All groups are scheduled to meet on a weekly basis.
What are the dates of Term 1 ASA Swim Academy?
Weekday lessons: September 1, 2022 - January 20, 2023
Saturday lessons: September 3 to December 10, 2022.
What are the dates of Term 2 ASA Swim Academy?
Weekday lessons: February 1, 2023 - May 31, 2023
Saturday lessons: February 4, 2023 - May 27, 2023
Where do ASA Swim Academy lessons take place?
At the Repulse Bay campus’s state-of-the-art 25-meter swimming pool. The pool’s water and air are heated to 29-30C and the depth is adjustable to meet the needs of all our learners.
How do I check my child’s swimming level?
Swimming levels can be checked on the SchoolsBuddy platform. See this short tutorial video explaining how to check your child’s swimming level.
Will I get a refund if my child’s plans change?
I would like to know Terms and Conditions before I register.
By registering, you agree that your child participates at their own risk. HKIS, their employees, and coaches shall not be liable for any damages whatsoever arising from personal injury, illness or loss/damage to property.
Students will not be accepted into a class until the registration fee has been paid or credit applied.
Once registration is finalized, fees are immediately due and payable.
All fees are non-refundable and no credit will be offered for withdrawals once students are accepted into a class.
No credits or makeup classes will be provided should lessons be canceled because of inclement weather, school closures or other Department of Education / Government directives relating to after school activities, unless it be a special case approved by the Head of the School.
By registering and/or attending a class, you agree that your child will abide by the above rules and regulations and any other procedures and protocols in place at any given time as communicated. By taking part in any of our classes you are agreeing that your child is fit to participate and understand that sport carries inherent risk of physical injury.
Can non-HKIS students register for the ASA Swim Academy?
Due to high demand and popularity, lessons are only offered to students of HKIS.