Nordstrom Tennis Center offers junior lesson programs for children ages 6 to 13 year old. In general, placement in these classes is based on age and experience level as outlined below.
Level 1: Beginner or minimal experience
Level 2: Some playing experience - with family, camps, a few lessons, etc. Can judge and move to the ball and keep a rally going for a few shots.
Level 3: Able to keep a rally going, working on control and power, gaining confidence in serving and volleys.
Level 4: Has taken lesson for at least 2 years, has competitive experience in match play, tournaments, on a team. Can serve, volley and rally consistently. Working on power, variety and spin.
Classes are quarterly (10-14 week sessions). Weekend classes are once per week (no class during Husky football and tennis matches). Evening classes are 2 nights per week plus match play on about half (5-7) of the Friday evenings or Saturday mornings during the session.
The following junior classes will be offered winter and spring quarter. Registration for winter quarter begins Nov. 24 for returning students, and Dec. 8 for new students. Tuition is due on the first day of class. (Students can be added through January on a space available basis and tuition will be pro-rated).
To register, please e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org with the following information:
- Parent’s name phone number and e-mail address
- Student’s name, age, grade in school
- Student’s level and applicable experience
- Class requested (please indicate if you have a second choice)
WINTER SESSION (13 weeks): January 10-April 4, 2015
No Class: 1/19, 1/29, 2/16, 2/17, 3/5
*Friday Match Play: 1/16, 1/30, 2/6, 2/13, 2/27, 3/20
**Saturday Match Play: 1/17, 1/31, 2/7, 2, 14, 3/7, 3/21
Monday, Wednesday, *Friday, 6-7pm: Level 3: 11-13 years old. $628
Monday, Wednesday, *Friday, 7-8pm: Level 4: 9-11 years old. $628 (new students must be evaluated before signing up for this session).
Tuesday, Thursday 6-7pm, *Saturday 8:30-9:45am: Level 3: 9-11 years old. $606
Tuesday, Thursday 7-8:30pm, *Saturday 9:45-11am: Level 4: 11-13 years old. $732 (new students must be evaluated before signing up for this session).
No Class: 1/24, 2/14, 2/21, 2/28, 3/5
Saturday 12:15-1:15pm: Level 1: 6-8 years old. $176
Saturday: 1:15-2:15pm: Level 1: 9-11 years old. $176
Saturday: 2:15-3:15pm: Level 2: 9-11 years old. $176
Saturday: 3:15-4:15pm: Level 2: 11-13 years old. $176
No Class: 1/25, 2/1, 3/1, 3/15, 3/29
Sunday: 8:30-9:30am: Level 1: 6-8 years old. $110 (every other Sunday)
Sunday: 9:30-10:30am: Level 1: 6-8 years old. $110 (every other Sunday)
Sunday 12:15-1:15pm: Level 1: 8-9 years old. $154
Sunday: 1:15-2:15pm: Level 2: 9-11 years old. $154
Sunday: 2:15-3:15pm: Level 2: 11-13 years old. $154
Please email email@example.com for more information or to put your child on a class list. The instructor for the class(es) you are interested in will reply.
NTC is not allowed to provide any programs/lessons/instruction to high school students due to NCAA regulations.
Regarding Washington Kids Tennis Camps held at the NTC in the summer, please go to the UW Tennis Camps page at abcsportscamps.com/uwtennis for more information.