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Skating School at the Pettit Classes


Skate for Fun and Fitness!

Welcome to the Skating School at the Pettit! For over a decade we’ve provided expert skating instruction for tens of thousands of individuals in our learn-to-skate classes. Top Honors Program Whether you want to skate competitively or desire a fun fitness alternative, our instructors are ready to assist. And because the Pettit Center is a U.S. Olympic Training Site, you can bet we place a priority on providing a positive learning experience. U.S. Figure Skating recently awarded the Pettit Center its “Top Honors” designation. Skating School at the Pettit Highlights:

  • Classes are grouped by age and skating level
  • Every student receives multiple FREE Public Skating admissions to be used throughout the Skating School session. The number of admissions depends on the time of the year and consider these FREE admissions as additional practice time to work on your skating skills!
  • Students are graded and tested according to U.S. Figure Skating, U.S. Speedskating and USA Hockey standards.
  • Adult and youth classes are offered at the same time, so kids and parents can both enjoy lessons.

Classes Offered:

Youth Classes        Teen/Adult Classes          Hockey Skills

Speed Skating       Free Skate/Figure Skating     Inline Skating

Please Note: Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, ALL registrations must be completed online. No on site registration is available as in previous years.

2020-21 Class Dates (6 Week Sessions): ALL Classes $99

Session 5:
Thursday April 8- May 13 (6:00pm-6:40pm)
Sunday April 11- May 16 (3:15pm-3:55pm)
Sunday April 11- May 16 (4:30pm-5:10pm)
** 20 Min of Exclusive Practice Time Follows Each Class Time

Session 6 (** 20 Min of Exclusive Practice Time Follows Each Class Time):
Tuesday May 18- June 22 (5:45pm-6:25pm)
Thursday May 20- June 24 (6:00pm-6:40pm)

Session 7 (** 20 Min of Exclusive Practice Time Follows Each Class Time):
Tuesday June 30- August 2 (5:45pm-6:25pm)
Thursday July 1- August 4 (6:00pm-6:40pm) NOTE: Week 6 of Thursday Classes will be moved from Thursday 8/5 to Wednesday 8/4. Start time remains the same


Please Note: Skate Rental is available, but not included in registration price ($18 for the six week class). Please purchase skate rental in advance online when purchasing your Skating School Class (if you need it) and as always, you are certainly welcome to bring your own skates.