Aquatic Center (pool)

Northview Open Swim Pool

Northview Aquatic Center

Northview Swimming Logo. A symbol of someone swimming.Newly opened in fall 2014, Northview’s state-of-the-art swimming facility is committed to improving the health, safety, enjoyment and athletic competition of the Northview community.  The pool supports all competitive water sports with 13 lanes and two levels for diving (2 -1 meter boards and 1 – 3 meter board).  The pool has a 20 x 40-foot shallow area that can be used for activities such as swim lessons, water therapy and water aerobics.

If you have any questions on pool hours or programming, contact Suann at 361-3466 or




What’s up at the pool?           


Boys Varsity and Northview Community Swim Teams will be in full swing with NCST practices in the evenings from 6-8:30 p.m., Mon-Thurs.  Therefore, evening Lap Swim is now on Monday & Wednesday only, 8-9:15 p.m. until mid-February.  Morning Lap Swim is still MWF 5:30-7:30 a.m. and Saturday 8-11 a.m. unless noted.

NV hosts 3 NCST Saturday meets that disrupt regular Aquatic Center programming on January 6, 20, and 27.  On those days, we will still hold Open Swim from 12-3 p.m. although it may start a little late.  Lap swimmers will not be charged to swim on these days.

NV hosts a swim clinic on Sunday, January 21 so no Open Swim that day.

On February 3 NV hosts the West Michigan Swim League Conference Championship B Meet, which runs into the early afternoon.  We hold Open Swim on that day from 2-4 p.m.

On February 24 NV hosts the Boys High School Conference meet.  There will be no Lap or Open Swim that day.

Lap Swim

Monday ,Wednesday, Friday:  5:30 – 7:30 a.m

Monday – Thursday: 7:30 – 9:00 p.m.

Saturday: 8 – 11 a.m.

A Northview Fitness Center membership covers your cost to participate in lap swim.  Non-members must purchase a day pass for $5, paid at the Fitness Center desk.  All lap swimmers must check in at the Fitness Club desk before entering the pool area.

Open Swim

Saturday & Sunday:  Noon – 3 p.m.

($3 fee per person per visit.  Check-in with staff on pool deck.  Fitness Center membership does not cover Open Swim.)

During open swim children under the age of 12 must be accompanied by an adult. Children in diapers must wear a swim diaper. Children that cannot swim on their own must be accompanied by an adult in the water. A life jacket may be used as long as the parent/guardian is on deck nearby as their child is swimming.

Swim Lessons

Group Lessons

Preschool (ages 3-5) Wednesday 6-6:45 pm and Saturdays 8-8:45 am.

Youth (ages 6-12) Wednesday 7-7:45 pm and Saturdays 9-9:45 am.

NEW Pre-competitive (all ages) Wednesdays 6-6:45 pm and Saturdays 8-8:45 am.

Session Dates

Sp B1 –   April 11, 14, 18, 21, 25, 28

May 2 & 5

Sp B2 –  May 9, 12, 16, 19, 23, 30

June 2 & 6

How to Register:

Go to Mind Body Online. You may have to create an account.

Swim lessons are located under ‘Enrollments’.

Select ‘Enroll as unpaid’

Payment is due 1 week before class begins. Cash or checks only. Please make checks out to “Northview Public Schools“.

Mail checks to:

Pool at NHS

4451 Hunsberger NE

Grand Rapids, MI 49525.

Life Guards

lifeguard logoLook here for the Lifeguard Certification class later this spring.

E-mail to inquire.




Springboard diving is now available at Northview!  Learn to dive classes and team options available.  USA Diving 1-year membership required. For more information, please visit or contact Anne Williamson, Club Director, at 616-901-0215.