Foxboro Campus

Foxboro Basic and Hockey Skills Lessons

Foxboro Sports Center, 10 E. Belcher Road, Foxboro, MA

The Foxboro Sports Center is a hub for winter sports in the Foxboro area with a state of the art facility containing three NHL regulation-sized rinks, pro-shop, a full-service café, skate rentals and heated mezzanine-level seating.

Basic Skills

Fun, goal-oriented program for beginners, children (age 6+) through adult. Skaters will receive Basic Skills instruction following the Learn to Skate USA curriculum endorsed by U.S. Figure Skating and USA Hockey. Basic Skills sessions offered: Basic Skills 2-6, Pre-Free Skate through Free Skate 6, and Adult 2-6.

Hockey Skills

Program includes the fundamentals of hockey skating, teaching skaters how to be more proficient and agile on the ice. Proper skating technique is the primary focus and skaters will learn the basic hockey stance, stride, knee bend, and other necessary fundamentals to be successful.

Bridge Aspire

Fast paced, accelerated program, focusing on proper stretching techniques, warm up and cool down both on and off the ice, stroking, edges and power skating, introductory moves in the field, spins, jumps, and Artistry in Motion (beginning choreography and style). Students are evaluated and tested based on Learn To Skate USA’s Basic Skills curriculum. Skaters must have passed at least Basic 4 and up to Preliminary Free Skate to register for this program.

Curriculum-USFSAandUSAHockey

New! Practice Ice

Sharpen your skating skills with additional practice ice at The Skating Academy’s Foxboro Campus! Available on a first-come, first-serve basis to skaters currently enrolled in a Foxboro class, our practice sessions are the perfect opportunity to take our award-winning Learn to Skate USA lessons and apply them on the ice at your own pace.

Private or Semi-private lessons may also be available during practice ice time. Lessons fees are not included in the cost of the practice ice time and are based on arrangements between the skater/parent and coach. 

Please note that pre-registration for practice ice is required. Practice ice time can be purchased in a prepaid package at $20.00 per skater/session. Individual sessions may be purchased at $26.00 per skater/session. Packages will have first priority.

For any questions regarding practice ice, please contact us at (617) 787-5283 or by emailing, info@skatingacademy.org

2020 Registration Notice!

Please note that at this time, we are only accepting students that have previously taken lessons any Learn to Skate program and currently meet the age and level requirements outlined below.

For any questions on skater eligibility, please contact us at (617) 787-5283 or by emailing, info@skatingacademy.org.

Please Review! COVID-19 Safety Protocols

2020-2021 Program Schedule

  Term First Class Last Class No Class # Classes Price Registration Opens
Basic Skills & Hockey Skills: Tuesdays 6:10pm-7:00pm (Ages 7-Adult: Basic 3-6, Pre-Free Skate, Free Skate 1-6 and Hockey Skills 3-4)
Summer July 14, 2020 August 25, 2020 7 $154 Closed*
Basic Skills & Hockey Skills: Saturdays 10:30am-11:10am (Ages 6-Adult: Basic 2-6, Pre-Free Skate, Free Skate 1-6 and Hockey Skills 3-4)
*At this time, we are not able to accept any beginner or first-time skaters.*
Fall Sep 19, 2020 Nov 21, 2020 10/10 7 $154 Closed*
Winter 1 Dec 5, 2020 Feb 6, 2021 12/26, 1/2, 1/16 7 $154 Register Today!
Winter 2 Feb 20, 2021 Apr 3, 2021 7 $154 Dec 2nd
Spring Apr 24, 2021 Jun 5, 2021 5/29 6 $132 Jan 20th
Basic Skills & Hockey Skills: Sundays 9:30am-10:10am (Ages 6-Adult: Basic 2-6, Pre-Free Skate, Free Skate 1-6 and Hockey Skills 3-4)
*At this time, we are not able to accept any beginner or first-time skaters.*
Fall Sep 20, 2020 Nov 22, 2020 10/11 7 $154 Closed*
Winter 1 Dec 6, 2020 Feb 7, 2021 12/27, 1/3, 1/17 7 $154 Register Today!
Winter 2 Feb 21, 2021 Apr 25, 2021 4/4, 4/11, 4/18 7 $154 Dec 2nd
Spring May 2, 2021 Jun 6, 2021 5/30 5 $110 Jan 20th
Bridge Aspire: Sundays 8:05am-9:20am (Ages 6-17: Must Have Passed Basic 4 & Higher)
Fall Sep 20, 2020 Nov 22, 2020 10/11 7 $210 Closed*
Winter 1 Dec 6, 2020 Feb 7, 2021 12/27, 1/3, 1/17 7 $210 Register Today!
Winter 2 Feb 21, 2021 Apr 25, 2021 4/4, 4/11, 4/18 7 $210 Dec 2nd
Spring May 2, 2021 Jun 6, 2021 5/30 5 $150 Jan 20th
Basic Skills & Hockey Skills: Mondays 4:20pm-5:00pm (Ages 6-17: Basic 2-6, Pre-Free Skate, Free Skate 1-6 and Hockey Skills 3-4)
*At this time, we are not able to accept any beginner or first-time skaters.*
Fall Sep 14, 2020 Nov 16, 2020 10/12 7 $154 Closed*
Winter 1 Nov 23, 2020 Jan 25, 2021 12/28, 1/18 8 $176 Register Today!
Winter 2 Feb 1, 2021 Mar 29, 2021 1/18, 2/15 8 $176 Dec 2nd
Spring 1 Apr 5, 2021 May 17, 2021 4/19 6 $132 Jan 20th
Spring 2 May 24, 2021 Jun 28, 2021 5/31 5 $110 Mar 31st

* Please call 617-787-5283 to inquire about availability on closed classes or to discuss skater eligibility.

2020-2021 Practice Ice Schedule

Term First Class Last Class No Class # Classes Price Registration Opens
Saturdays 11:30am-12:20pm – Individual dates within a session may be purchased at a cost of $26.00 per session
Fall Sep 19, 2020 Nov 21, 2020 10/10 7 $140 Register Today!
Winter 1 Dec 5, 2020 Feb 6, 2021 12/26, 1/2, 1/16 7 $140 Register Today!
Mondays 5:20pm-6:30pm – Individual dates within a session may be purchased at a cost of $26.00 per session
Fall Sep 14, 2020 Nov 16, 2020 10/12 7 $140 Register Today!
Winter 1 Nov 23, 2020 Jan 25, 2021 12/28, 1/18 8 $160 Register Today!

Campus Manager

Karen Bressler
Campus Manager, Foxboro Campus
foxboro@skatingacademy.org
508-561-9331

Prior to joining Skating Academy, Karen managed the learn-to-skate program for the Foxboro Sports Center, creating a Bridge Program for figure skaters and Crossover Academy for hockey skaters. Since 2011, she has been Skating Academy’s Campus Manager in Foxboro overseeing Basic Skills and Bridge programming while creating Elite Academy. – continue reading –

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