RCS District Office
P.O. Box 100
15 Mountain Road
Ravena, NY 12143
(518) 756-5200
Robert K. Libby,

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Welcome to the RCS Aquatics webpage!

Open Swim times will be held on these days:

Sundays: Noon-3 p.m.

Mondays: 4:30-5:30 p.m.

Tuesdays: 8-9 p.m.

Wednesdays: 4:30-5:30 p.m.

Thursdays: 8-9 p.m.

Fridays: 5-6 p.m.

Saturdays: Noon-3 p.m.

The state-of-the-art RCS Aquatic Center opened in August 2005. The 25-yard pool hosts physical education classes, daily community swim periods and adult/continuing education courses. There are a variety of courses being offered at all times.


Please check the monthly calendar under Resources for programming information. There are times when there are changes to the calendar, so please check back.




Pool closed for repairs

The swimming pool will be closed until further notice for repairs.


Open swim times changing on May 2

As of May 2, the Open/Lap swim hours will be changing. The new hours will be:
Sunday: Noon 3pm
Monday:  4:30 5:30 pm
Tuesday:  8 9 pm
Wednesday:  4:30 5:30pm
Thursday:  8-9 pm
Friday:  5 – 6 pm
Saturday:  noon – 3 pm


Pool reopened as of Thurday, April 16

The swimming pool at the high school was be closed for repairs Wednesday evening and Thursday morning. It has now reopened.


Open/Lap time changes for April 3, 6-10 week

There will be no Open Swim/Lap time on Friday April 3. Open Swim/Lap will be held from 1 to 3 p.m. on Monday, April 6; Wednesday, April 8; and Friday, April 10 ONLY during the week of April 6-10. There will be NO Open Swim/Lap times on the other days that week.


Parent-Tot session canceled

The May 31st session of the Parent-Tot Swim program has been canceled.


No Open/Lap Swim on Saturdays, March 21 and 28, and Sunday March 29

There will be no Open/Lap swimming on Saturdays, March 21 and 28, and Sunday, March 29, because a Lifeguard course will be using the pool on those days.


Open Swim canceled because of pending snow storm

Open Swim, scheduled from 6:30-7:30 p.m. tonight - Monday, Jan. 26 - is canceled because of the pending snow storm.


Pool to be closed during Thanksgiving break

Please note that the swimming pool at the high school will be closed Nov. 27-30, the Thanksgiving Day break.


Wednesday Open Swim time has changed

The open swim time on Wednesdays has been changed to 6:30-7:30 p.m.


Aquatic programs canceled

The Try Dive and Scuba Diving programs have been canceled for the fall semester of the Continuing Education program.


Fall 2014 brochure to be mailed by the end of August

The Fall 2014 Continuing Education brochure will be mailed by the end of August 2014. The in-person registration will be held on Wednesday, Sept. 10 from 6:30-8 p.m. in the Aquatics Center at the high school. [You can check out the fall 2014 brochure here - PDF]


July 2014 calendar updates: Open Swim times, closed July 8 and 9

Open swims will be held from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m., Monday to Friday. The pool will be closed on Tuesday, July 8 and Wednesday, July 9, for filter maintenance. It is expected to reopen at 5:30 a.m. on July 10.


Morning Swim program is part of Continuing Education

Please note that Morning Swim is run through the RCS Continuing Education program. In order to participate in Morning Swim each Monday to Friday from 5:30-7:30 a.m., you must register through Continuing Education.


Pool passes are now available

Registrations for 2013-14 pool passes may be made through Kelly Perrine-Natalie in the High School office. Registration information is here. Patrons can register in person during regular school hours or through the mail.

NOTE TO POOL USERS: If you mail the pool registration form, the pool passes will be available from the lifeguards the first time you go swimming. Please allow a week for processing.


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RCS Aquatics Center

2025 Route 9W
Ravena, NY 12143
Phone 756-5200, ext. 2003


Classes through Continuing Education


Registration/Fee Schedule

Water Safety

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