The Genereaux Aquatic Center may not be used without a certified lifeguard. During the school year, a member of the faculty must be on duty as well.
The lifeguard on duty has complete authority to operate the pool within the framework provided by current Red Cross regulations, etc., and the guidelines provided by the School.
Swimmers must enter the pool area through the locker rooms. No one is to enter the pool area through the office with the exception of the lifeguards, coaches, aquatics director, or faculty member on duty.
Upon entering the pool deck area, please make certain the guard has acknowledged you before entering the water.
Children under the age of 12 must be accompanied by an adult.
The following is not permitted on the pool deck or in the pool: Running – Rough play – Street shoes – Hairpins – Barrettes – Glass and other containers – Chewing gum – Food – Smoking – Any other activity which may create a hazard or adversely affect the facility.
Participants wearing sweaty, soiled athletic attire are not permitted to swim. You must shower before entering the pool.
Only appropriate bathing suits are acceptable.
Starting blocks are for the use of competitive or other instructional activities and are not to be used except for that purpose and under supervision.
Talking excessively with guards is prohibited unless an emergency situation arises. Guards must have complete visibility of the pool at all times, along with complete concentration on what is happening in the pool area.