Outdoor Pool

The outdoor pool is open for the season! Come out and splash into fun all summer long through Labor Day. 

View the Outdoor Pool Schedule (PDF)

Current outdoor pool hours are as follows:

  • Monday, Wednesday, Friday: 1 pm to 8 pm (Splish Splash Storytime: Fridays, 9 am - 10:45 am)
  • Tuesday, Thursday: 10 am to 4 pm
  • Saturday: 10 am - 6 pm
  • Sunday: 1 pm to 6 pm

Indoor Pool

Open Year-Round 

The indoor pool is available for lap lane and play feature usage.
For facility policies and procedures, view The CORE Pass Holder Handbook (PDF).

View the Indoor Pool Schedule (PDF)

Current indoor pool hours are as follows:

  • Monday - Friday: 5 am to 8 pm
  • Saturday: 8 am to 6 pm
  • Sunday: 1 pm to 6 pm

Pool Hotline Icon

Pool Status Hotline: 972-695-3539

Inclement Weather: Staff monitors weather conditions with real-time lightning information. If lightning occurs within a 10-mile radius of The CORE, the outdoor and indoor pools will close. The pools will reopen 30 minutes after the most recent lightning strike within that radius. Please check our pool hotline to hear a recording of the most updated closure information. 

Summer Teen Volunteer Opportunity

Looking for a summer volunteer opportunity? The CORE is offering a new Assistant Swim Instructor Program this summer for Coppell residents ages 13-15! Assistant Swim Instructors will provide additional support to Swim Instructors through skill demonstration, one-on-one practice with students, group activities, and enforcing class safety. Volunteers must possess the swimming skills to pass the Advanced swim class and commit to at least one session of swim lessons.

Applications are available now and must be completed for volunteers to be considered. Click here to apply. A mandatory orientation will be held for accepted volunteers on Thursday, June 1 from 4pm - 6pm. For more information, visit The CORE front desk or call 972-304-7077.

  • Applications for June will be accepted through May 26. A mandatory orientation will be held for accepted volunteers on Thursday, June 1 from 4pm - 6pm.
  • Applications for July will be accepted through June 23. A mandatory orientation will be held for accepted volunteers on Thursday, June 29 from 4pm - 6pm.

Group Swim Lessons

The CORE offers swim lessons for all levels! Group swim lessons are offered for children and adults to help you reach your swimming goals. Children’s group swim lessons are held outdoors, run four days a week for two weeks, and are offered on Monday-Thursday in the mornings and evenings. Preschool and Beginner classes are free to Coppell residents. Adult group swim lessons are held outdoors, one day a week on Wednesday evenings. Sessions will be offered in June, July, and mornings in August.

Register for group swim lessons.

Water Safety LogoWater Safety Month!

May is National Water Safety Month! Check out these tips to help you and your family safely splash into fun!

Water Safety Tips:

1) Number 1 rule, walk by the pool.
2) Adult supervision is a must.
3) When in the water, wear US Coast Guard approved lifejacket.
4) Take time for break time - eat snacks, go to the bathroom and reapply sunscreen.
5) Listen to what the lifeguard tells you. Trained lifeguards are here to help!
6) When thunder roars. go indoors.
7) Be sun smart - wear at least SPF 30 sunscreen.
8) If something falls in, call an adult to get in.

Not sure how to choose the correct lifejacket? Download this Lifejacket Checklist to keep on hand whenever you're swimming!

Virtual Swim Lessons

For those that would prefer to practice from home, our staff has provided lessons to keep children safe in and near the water! Virtual Swim lessons are designed to teach basic swimming skills using a bathtub and other items found at home. Click on the links below to view PDFs and videos. 

Remember, children should always be supervised when near the water. 

Preschool Lessons 
Beginner Lessons