Learn to Skate

Take advantage of our Learn to Skate program at Allen Community Ice Rink! We offer classes from beginner to advanced for children and adults.

Each class includes a 30-minute session (25 minutes of instruction), a FREE skate rental the day of class, and FREE Open Skate credits to be used within the semester.

Semesters and rates


Sign up for two or more classes in the same semester and receive a 20% multi-class discount. Participate with a family member to receive a 10% family discount.
  • 8-week semester - $88
  • 7-week semester - $77
If you have questions about our Learn to Skate program, email our recreation specialist or call 972.912.1093. Scroll below for class information.

CLASS OFFERINGS

Classes take place on Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday. Classes for homeschool students are offered on Friday. Browse all Learn to Skate classes below.

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BEGINNER CLASSES


Class  Tuesday  Thursday  Saturday
Tot 1
(3-4 years)
5:45 - 6:15 p.m. 5:45 - 6:15 p.m.
10 - 10:30 a.m.
Intro to Skating
(5-7 years)
5:45 - 6:15 p.m. 5:45 - 6:15 p.m.  10 - 10:30 a.m. 
Intro to Skating
(8-14 years)
5:45 - 6:15 p.m. 5:45 - 6:15 p.m.  10 - 10:30 a.m.
Intro to Skating
(Adults)
5:45 - 6:15 p.m. 5:45 - 6:15 p.m.  10 - 10:30 a.m. 

ADVANCED CLASSES


Class  Tuesday  Thursday  Saturday
Beginner Adult / Advanced Adult 6:45 - 7:15 p.m.  6:45 - 7:15 p.m. 11 - 11:30 a.m. 
Tot 2 / Advanced Tot 5:45 - 6:15 p.m.  5:45 - 6:15 p.m.  10 - 10:30 p.m. 
Pre-Alpha (5-7 years) 6:15 - 6:45 p.m. 6:15 - 6:45 p.m. 10:30 - 11 a.m.
Pre-Alpha (8-14 years) 6:15 - 6:45 p.m. 6:15 - 6:45 p.m. 10:30 - 11 a.m.
Alpha / Advanced Alpha 6:15 - 6:45 p.m. 6:15 - 6:45 p.m. 10:30 - 11 a.m.
Beta / Gamma 6:15 - 6:45 p.m. 6:15 - 6:45 p.m. 10:30 - 11 a.m.
Delta
6:15 - 6:45 p.m. 6:15 - 6:45 p.m. 10:30 - 11 a.m.
Pre-Freestyle 6:45 - 7:15 p.m. 6:45 - 7:15 p.m.  11 - 11:30 a.m. 
Freestyle Workshop
6:45 - 7:15 p.m. 6:45 - 7:15 p.m.  11 - 11:30 a.m. 

HOCKEY


 Class  Tuesday  Thursday  Saturday
Intro to Hockey (6-14 years)
*Pre-Alpha, Gloves, Helmet & Stick required
5:45 - 6:15 p.m.  5:45 - 6:15 p.m. 10 - 10:30 a.m.
Hockey 1 (6-14 years)
*Intro to Hockey, Gloves, Helmet & Stick required
6:45 - 7:15 p.m. 6:45 - 7:15 p.m.  11 - 11:30 a.m.

HOMESCHOOL


Homeschool (Fridays)  Friday
October - May
1:15 - 1:45 p.m.

POLICIES FOR SKATERS

  • Participants must be at least 3 years old at the start of the semester.
  • Each skater will receive a special badge to wear to class and open skate sessions. The badge must be used to utilize the included open skate passes.
  • Make-up classes are allowed within the timeframe of the enrolled semester.
  • With completion of the semester, each skater will receive a Certificate of Achievement.
  • If skaters need additional instruction to improve skills, contact the instructor to set up private lessons.