Aquatics Center and Fitness Room

Aquatic Center

Our new facility opened October 2013 and was soon after dedicated to the legendary Coach Stanley "Keith" Shields!


Pool Facts

  • The pool holds 422,727 gallons of water.
  • There are five different course layouts within the pool;  33M, 25M (shallow and deep), 25Yds. (Shallow and deep)
  • The pool is 116 feet long, 60 feet wide and has an overall surface area of 7,103 square feet.
  • The pool filters 1,300 gallons of water per minute.
  • The pool can accommodate 323 bathers at one time.
  • The 1.5 ft deep gutter has a capacity of 2,950 gallons and an additional 7,980 gallons in the surge tank to accommodate the wake generated by swimmers and create a fast pool.
  • The pool chemical treatment system includes an ultraviolet light system which controls combined chloramines generated from the pool dramatically improving indoor air quality for spectators and athletes.
  • The internal pool surface has approximately 1,400,000 tiles. This does not include the pool deck or wall tile outside of the pool.
  • The pool air handling unit delivers 30,000 CFM (cubic feet per minute) of conditioned air, maintaining 84 degrees F at 60 % relative humidity year round.

Pool Schedule and Information

Fitness Room

Work In A Work Out!

The high school VCS Fitness Room is open to VCS staff and residents
on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays from 5:30 – 7:00 a.m.

Go to the North Parking Lot entrance. 
Once in the building take a right, go to the first intersection and take a left,
the Fitness Room is straight down the hall. The doors open at 5:30 am, sharp.