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Spring Children’s Tennis 
(Ages 7-17) 
Lessons are broken into groups allowing instructors to provide emphasis on specific skills within the groups. You must provide your own racquet. Level 1 is for those with little or no tennis experience. Level 2 is for those who hold a racquet properly, understand the basics of forehand and backhand and hit at least 3 times from the center service line. Level 3 is for those who understand the basics of rallying, hit forehand and backhand at least 3 times from the baseline with both, perform the basics of a serve and know how to keep score. Level 4 is for those who consistently rally forehand and backhand 4-6 times from the baseline, serve, hit overhead and approach shots, and understand rules and tennis etiquette. 

Spring Child Tennis Lessons 
Level                 9:00 a.m.                10:00 a.m. 
Level 1, 2, 3      423281-AA 
Level 2, 3, 4                                     423281-BB 
Students will be divided according to skill. 

Fee:             $27/Session 
Meets:         Saturday 9:00-9:55 a.m. or 10:00-10:55 a.m. 
Location:     GHS Tennis Courts 
Dates:          April 21-May 19 

QuickStart Red Ball Tennis Spring
(Ages 5-7) 
This program is geared to help younger children learn the game of tennis. Low compression balls are used to help the younger children lean to play. Bring a junior racquet and water bottle. 

Spring Child Tennis Lessons 
Quick Start                        423281-QS 

Fee:                 $27/Session 
Meets:             Saturday 8:00-8:55 a.m. 
Location:         GHS Tennis Courts 
Dates:             April 21-May 19 

QuickStart Red Ball Younger Kids Tennis Summer
(Ages 5-7)
This program is geared to help younger children learn the game of tennis. The court will be smaller, nets will be shorter and balls (RED) will be low compression making it easy for young children to learn to play. Bring a junior racquet, water bottle and sunscreen.

Tennis Lessons 
Session 1          123281-QS
Session 2          123282-QS
Session 3          123283-QS
Session 4          123284-QS

FEE:                  $23/Session 1; $39/Session 2,3,4
MEETS:             Monday-Friday 8:50-9:35 a.m.
LOCATION:       GHS Tennis Courts
SESSION 1:      June 22-29 (Begins Friday 6/22)
SESSION 2:      July 2-13 (no class 7/4)
SESSION 3:      July 16-27
SESSION 4:      July 30-August 10

High Performance Tennis for Kids
(Ages 11-18)
Training for players who wish to compete in tournaments or get ready for high school or college teams. This is geared for players who know how to play tennis , but want more training to fine tune techniques to improve skills.

Tennis Lessons 
Session 1           123281-HP
Session 2           123282-HP
Session 3           123283-HP
Session 4           123284-HP

FEE:             $69/session
MEETS:        Monday-Friday 11:15 a.m.-12:15 p.m.
LOCATION:  GHS Tennis Courts
SESSION 1: June 25-29
SESSION 2: July 9-13
SESSION 3: July 23-27
SESSION 4: August 6-10 

Tennis Court Reservations 
8 courts are available at Glastonbury High School. Reservations are accepted by calling 652-7679 (Press 5) from May 14-October 28, 2018. 

  • Reservations can’t be made more than one day in advance (singles limited to 1 hour; doubles limited to 2 hours). 
  • Evening reservations (after 5:00 p.m.) for the same day accepted until noon.
  • Lighted courts (1-4) can be turned on by players at the court (activated until 10:00 p.m.)
  • Both lighted and unlighted courts available first come first serve unless reserved or scheduled. 

Tennis Lesson Registration
Lessons are broken into groups to allow for more emphasis on specific skills within those groups. Meets at the GHS Tennis Courts. Students must provide their own racquet. Level 1: Those with little or no tennis experience. Level 2: Those who can hold a racquet properly, understand the basics of forehand and backhand and can hit at least 3 times from the center service line. Level 3: Those who understand the basics of rallying, can hit forehand and backhand at least 3 times from the baseline with both, can perform the basics of a serve and know how to keep score. Level 4: Those who consistently rally forehand and backhand 4-6 times from the baseline, can serve, can hit overhead and approach shots, and understand the rules of the game and proper tennis etiquette. Last number of each code in the chart denotes the session. For example, 123282 is session 2, Child AM Tennis. 

Morning Tennis Lessons
(Child: Ages 7-16)
Classes meet for 45 minutes daily. CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD TENNIS CODES, LEVELS & TIMES

Tennis Lessons
Child AM Tennis Session 1        123281-(Letter Sequence)
Child AM Tennis Session 2        123282-(Letter Sequence)
Child AM Tennis Session 3        123283-(Letter Sequence)
Child AM Tennis Session 4        123284-(Letter Sequence)

FEE:                   $23/Session 1; $39/Session 2,3,4
SESSION 1:       June 22-29 (Begins Friday 6/22)
SESSION 2:       July 2-13 (No Class 7/4)
SESSION 3:       July 16-27
SESSION 4:       July 30-August 10


Evening Tennis Lessons
(Child: Ages 7-16; Adult: Ages 17 and up)
Classes meet 2 evenings a week for 4 weeks for 55 minutes. For adults, there is no babysitting available. CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD TENNIS CODES, LEVELS & TIMES

Tennis Lessons
Child PM Tennis Session 1          123291-(Letter Sequence)
Child PM Tennis Session 2          123292-(Letter Sequence)
Adult PM Tennis Session 1          122291-(Letter Sequence)
Adult PM Tennis Session 2          122292-(Letter Sequence)

FEE:                Child: $42/session; Adult: $69/session
SESSION 1:    June 18-July 12
SESSION 2:    July 16-August 9