PUSD Aquatics


Welcome to the home of Rancho Bernardo High School Aquatics!

The Rancho Bernardo High School Aquatics Facililty includes a 35-meter by 25-yard pool with diving well.  The facility offers two (2) one-meter diving boards, fourteen (14) lap swimming lanes and full bathrooms.


The facility has hosted the Palomar League Swimming & Diving Championships, CIF Swimming & Diving Championships, San Diego Imperial Swimming Junior Olympic Championships and played host to a variety of water polo tournaments and CIF Championship games.


The pool is maintained between 80 and 84 degrees, providing for comfortable swimming for various aquatic activities.  Shallow end is 3.5 feet deep and the deep end is 13 feet in depth.  Amenities include bathrooms, hot showers, changing stalls, snack shack, team rooms, kick-boards, pull bouys and pool lift.

Rancho Bernardo High School offers a comprehensive aquatic athletic program including boys water polo during the fall, girls water polo in the winter and boys/girls swimming and diving in the spring.  These programs operate under the CIF guidelines and are governed by each school's athletic department.  For specific information, please visit the high school's athletic section on the school's website.

PUSD Summer Swim Lesson Information 

Swim Lessons will only be offered at the Rancho Bernardo High School Pool for Summer 2023.

The PUSD uses an online registration process for your convenience!  There will be a 5.25% service fee added to the cost of swim lessons for this online registration service.

Registration Dates: On-line Registration will open at 7:00am Tuesday, May 9, 2023.
Also, please note that class sizes are limited, so sign-up early!  

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Rancho Bernardo High School Pool


Rancho Bernardo High School Pool
13010 Paseo Lucido, San Diego, CA 92128

Rancho Bernardo High School Pool Driving and Drop-off Directions 

  • PUSD Swim Lessons are located at the Rancho Bernardo High School pool. From 15 Freeway, travel East on Camino Del Norte.  
  • Go Left on Paseo Lucido.  
  • Take the first Right onto Avenida Venusto.  
  • Make your first left into the student parking lot.  
  • In the back of the parking lot, take the ramp up to the pool where kids can be dropped off.  
  • Return to the student lot to park.
Pool Phone:
858-485-4800 x4567

Tim Oelgoetz, toelgoetz@powayusd.com
PUSD Aquatics Coordinator,
Head Coach Swim & Dive Team

Shelby Dumars, 
RBHS Senior Lifeguard


Pool Locations


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