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Suburban Sports Group Rinks

Learn to Skate

The Suburban Skating School provides nationally recognized Learn to Skate programming within our communities in a professional, inclusive and safe environment. Our passionate staff empowers individuals to pursue various avenues of skating and achieve their goals, be it in figure skating or ice hockey. Skating with us is a fun way to build confidence while finding health, happiness and opportunities on the ice.

Diana Peraino

Diana Peraino

Skating Director

Phone: 248-246-3950

Do you have a skating background?

How about joining our Learn to Skate team as an instructor! APPLY HERE

Please Click HERE prior to registering for very important changes to our 2020 Fall 2 Learn to Skate program

Click HERE to download our concussion form

Fall Session 2
October 26 – December 19, 2020

*No classes Oct. 17 & Nov. 23-28
VIEW CLASS SCHEDULE HERE
CLICK HERE TO REGISTER


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CLASS DESCRIPTIONS
*prices reflect 6 week sessions

ANNUAL LTS USA MEMBERSHIP ($17.25):
This fee is mandatory and will be automatically included in your first session fee each season.

The Learn to Skate USA Season Runs July 1 Through June 31

Ages 3-5:
Snowplow Sam 1 ($105): Learn basic balance and skating skills in a fun introductory class. Not offered at this time due to COVID-19 precautions, we invite our youngest clients to sign up for Parent Tot with a trusted adult of their choice. 

Parent Tot ($105): Learn basic balance and skating skills with a parent or adult friend accompanying skater on the ice. Adults must be able to skate. 

Snowplow Sam 2-4 ($95): Skaters who have passed Snowplow Sam 1 or who have previously taken skating lessons. Develop preliminary coordination and strength to maneuver on ice. 

Ages 6-11:
Parent Child ($105):
 Learn basic balance and skating skills with a parent or adult friend accompanying skater on the ice. Adults and Children can improve their skating skills together.

Basic 1-3 ($95): Learn the basic fundamentals of ice skating.

Basic Skating Skills – Beginner ($95): Skaters who are independent on the ice learn the basic fundamentals of skating. Covering curriculum of Learn to Skate USA Basic 1 – 3. 

Basic 4-6 ($95): Intermediate Skates. Classes cover the basic fundamental skating skills that will build on each level as the skater progresses. Perfect place to build skills for either a figure skating or hockey future.

Pre-Freestyle ($125): Pre-Freestyle builds on previous skills, providing skaters a strong foundation of all elements.

Ages 12-17:
Teen ($95): 
Skate with your friends while learning the fundamentals of skating.

18 and Older:
Adult ($95): Classes are designed for the mature skater interested in learning how to skate and are geared towards the skater's ability.

Junior Programs:
Freestyle 1-5 ($125): Classes will be 60 minutes long and focus on more advanced figure skating skills including jumps, spins, and edge work.

Class Details

Format: 30 minute class + 30 minute practice, once a week for 6 weeks, except for Pre-Free Skate and Free Skate classes which are 60 minutes.
Nametags: The nametag table will be located near the rink entrance. Please wear nametag every week. If you have prepaid for your skate rental, please show your nametag to the skate rental office as proof of prepayment.
Colored Posters: During the designated class time, skaters will meet at the colored poster located along the boards corresponding to the color on their nametag.
Practice Ice: Available for LTS students only. Parents and siblings are not allowed on the ice. Skaters must be able to skate on their own to utilize the monitored practice ice area.
Evaluations: Skaters will be evaluated on the 5th week of the session. At the end of the last class of the session the student will be given an evaluation form with the instructors recommendations. No make-up classes are allowed during this week.

REGISTRATION

On-Line Registration: Registration is available online through our website.
Current Student Registration: Current students may register for the next session after their evaluation the 2nd to last week of the session. It is recommended to do so to reserve their spot.
Open Registration: This is open to the public as well as skaters who were not enrolled in the previous session.
Skate Rental: Skate rental may be prepaid at the time of registration. Skates are also available for rental on a day-to-day basis. Skate Rental is non-refundable.
Refund Policy: Please be aware there is a no refund policy


NEW EDGE FIGURE SKATING CLUB

To learn more about The New Edge Figure Skating Club, email our skating director, Diana Peraino, or visit newedgefsc.org.

ROYAL OAK HOCKEY CLUB

Visit royaloakhockeyclub.com to learn more about our youth hockey programs and leagues.