Scott Rakow Pool

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The Scott Rakow Youth Center has a six lane lap swimming pool that is aerated in the summer and heated in the winter to maintain an 82 degree temperature year round. It is home to the Miami Beach Seahawks swim team as well as a variety of learn to swim classes. Lap swimming is also available and locker rooms are conveniently located.

Daily Fees
Ages 3 & under: FREE
Ages 4 – 17: FREE ($6 non-residents)
Ages 18+: FREE ($10 non-residents)
Swim diapers $2

Hours of Operation
August 21, 2017 – June 8, 2018
Monday – Friday: 6:30 a.m. – 2:30 p.m.
Saturday – Sunday, 9:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. (closed 12:30 p.m. – 1:30 p.m.)

More Information

Quarterly, rotates every 3 months

Fall Quarter: October 15 - December 22, 2017 (makeup week Dec. 26 - 29)
Registration Dates: Sept. 19 (res.), Sept. 26 (non-res.); Online @ 8:30 AM  Winter Quarter: January 8 - March 23, 2018 (make up week Mar. 26 - 30)
Registration Dates: Dec. 13 (res.), Dec. 20 (non-res.); Online @ 8:30 AM
Spring Quarter: April 2 - June 22, 2018
(make up week June 25 - 29)
Registration Dates: March 13 (res.), March 20 (non-res.); Online @ 8:30 AM
Click here to register >

Class Schedule Ages Days Times Res. / Non.Res
Pre-Swim Level IV 6 - 18 years Monday - Thursday 4:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. $180 / $270
Int. - Swim Level V 6 - 18 years Monday - Thursday & 5:00 p.m. - 6:30 p.m. $195 / $295
Friday 4:30 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Adv. Swim Team Level VI 6 - 18 years Monday - Thursday & 5:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m. $210 / $315
Friday 4:30 p.m. - 6:30 p.m.

Walk in swim tests are given on Tuesday, Thursday and Friday from 2:30 PM - 4:00 PM and Saturday - Sunday 1:30 PM - 4:30 PM. You MUST have a profile and membership created on www.capturepoint.com AND a swim test in order to be eligible to register. We have computers located in the Scott Rakow Youth Center lobby if you need assistance setting up your Capturepoint profile and membership. If you are coming in for assistance you must bring participant's birth certificate or most current report card and one of the following: current lease or property tax statement showing your homestead exemption or approved exemption application; and one of the following: Picture ID, voter's card, driver's license or utility bill.

Fall Quarter: September 5 - November 30, 2017
Spring Quarter: March 6 - May 31, 2018
Tuesdays & Thursdays
Ages: 6 months - 5 years; 10:00 a.m. - 10:45 a.m.
Class is only offered to Miami Beach Residents and is FREE. Swim diapers for all non-potty trained children is mandatory. Adult is required in the pool with child. Call 305.673.7000 x. 2531 for more information.

2018 Holiday Hours of Operations
Martin Luther King Jr. Day January 15 6:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
President's Day February 19 6:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Memorial Day May 28 6:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Independence Day July 4 6:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Labor Day September 3 6:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Veteran's Day November 12 6:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Thanksgiving Day November 22 6:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Thanksgiving (day after) November 23 6:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Christmas Eve December 24 6:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Christmas Day December 25 6:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
New Year's Eve December 31 6:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
New Year's Day January 1 6:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Fall Quarter: October 15 - December 22, 2017 (makeup week Dec. 26 - 29)
Registration: Sept. 19 (res.), Sept. 26 (non-res.); Online @ 8:30 AM 
Winter Quarter: January 8 - March 23, 2018
(make up week Mar. 26 - 30)
Registration Dates: Dec. 13 (res.), Dec. 20 (non-res.); Online @ 8:30 AM
Spring Quarter • April 2 - June 22, 2018
(make up week June 25 - 29)
Registration Dates: March 13 (res.), March 20 (non-res.); Online @ 8:30 AM

Class Schedule Days Times Res. / Non.Res
Infant / Toddler Monday & Wednesday 3:00 p.m. - 3:30 p.m. $165 / $240
Pre-School Monday & Wednesday 3:30 p.m. - 4 :00 p.m. $165 / $240
Level 1 Tuesday & Thursday 4:00 p.m. - 4:30 p.m. $165 / $240
Level 2 Tuesday & Thursday 4:30 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. $165 / $240
Level 3 Monday, Wednesday, Friday 4:00 p.m. - 4:45 p.m. $180 / $270

Walk in swim tests are given on Tuesday, Thursday and Friday from 2:30 PM - 4:00 PM and Saturday - Sunday 1:30 PM - 4:30 PM. You MUST have a profile and membership created on www.capturepoint.com AND a swim test in order to be eligible to register. We have computers located in the Scott Rakow Youth Center lobby if you need assistance setting up your Capturepoint profile and membership. If you are coming in for assistance you must bring participant's birth certificate or most current report card and one of the following: current lease or property tax statement showing your homestead exemption or approved exemption application; and one of the following: Picture ID, voter's card, driver's license or utility bill.

Two 4 month sessions / year

Fall Quarter: September 11 - December 15, 2017
Registration: Aug. 22 (res.), Aug. 29 (non-res.); Online @ 8:30 a.m.
Spring Quarter: March 5 - June 8, 2018
Registration: Feb. 13 (res.), Feb. 20 (non-res.); Online @ 8:30 a.m.
Click here to register >

Class Schedule Ages Days Times Res. / Non.Res
Water Polo 8 - 15 years Monday & Wednesday 7:00 p.m. - 8:30 p.m. $200 / $300 + $10 (1 time reg. fee)

Water Polo Assessments are Mondays & Wednesdays at 7:00 PM. Miami Beach residents are required to bring 2 proofs of residency (Lease or property tax showing homestead exemption AND 1 additional: Utility bill, drivers license, or voters registration). There will be NO make up classes due to inclement weather. The SRYC Pool is closed on all City observed holidays. Click here for registration information & requirements.