Summer Lab


  • Midway Aquatics Swim Tryouts

    Posted August 27, 2015

    Dear Summer Lab Families,

    Many of you have expressed interest in continuing your child's development as a swimmer, and here is a solution! Midway Aquatics Club, the Laboratory Schools' competitive youth swim program, is open to all swimmers ages 5 through college. Tryouts are next week, Monday-Friday, 5:30-7:00 pm per the following schedule: Monday, August 31 - age 8 or younger; Tuesday, September 1 - age 9-10; Wednesday, September 2 - age 11-12; Thursday, September 3 - age 13 and up; Friday, September 4 - Reschedules as needed.

    Tryouts will be held on first-come, first-served basis; each tryout lasts about 10 minutes. Midway Coaches will evaluate swimmers.

    Come to Sunny Pool, University of Chicago Laboratory Schools, 5823 South Kenwood Avenue, Chicago IL 60637. For more information please see the Midway Aquatics Club website, or email Coach Kate at

    Thank you again for a wonderful summer - let's see you pool-side for a swim tryout next week!


    Your Summer Lab Team

Summer Lab 2015

is over for another year.
Thank you all for coming!

Most if not all of our activities will return next summer, so please make plans now to include Summer Lab 2016 in your children's future. And please stay tuned for our Summer Lab Survey coming your way shortly to help us make our programs even better for you.

Summer Lab 2016 - June 20 through July 29.

Please enjoy our photo galleries in the meantime. Thank you again for choosing Summer Lab 2015.