J.F. Kennedy School Pool


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Facility Overview

Facility Name
J.F. Kennedy School Pool
5 Cherry Street, Porter Square
Somerville, MA 02144
(617) 629-5445 for the pool; (617) 625-6600 ext. 2980 for the Parks & Recreation Dept.

Adult Admission Price & Policy

Lap swimming: Residents $5.00, non-residents $6.00. [October, 2019]
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Full-Size, Year-Round Pools & Boards

Pool 1
25y, 6 lanes, 4f - 10f depth , indoors , 85ºF (29ºC)


Near Porter Square in the basement of the Kennedy School. The entrance to the pool is on Sartwell Avenue.
Middlesex County
42.389750, -71.115519

Teams That Use This Facility

Youth Swim
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Facility Notes

The pool entrance is in the back of the school down several long flights of stairs.
There is also a warmer, 12y x 7y, unstriped, 2½f - 4f depth, children's/therapy pool with a ramp at this location.

Facility Reviews

During the December to early February season, the pool is shared with a local school swim team in the evening; only 3 or 4 swim lanes are available to the public.
The pool is modern and clean. The hours are great and everyone is extremely friendly.
Very nice pool, well run!