July 12, 2024

PICKLEBALL

TAKE A CLASS

Three levels are offered: Beginner, Advanced Beginner I & Advanced Beginner II. Descriptions for each of the levels & proficiency expectations are here.

Classes are held twice a week for three weeks. Choose Monday & Wednesday or Tuesday & Thursday. Each class is one hour. Day and evening sections are available.

Registration for all programs is processed through Plano Parks and Recreation. You may sign up online or by calling High Point.  Programs fill quickly! If an activity is full, please add yourself to the waitlist!

TAKE A ONE-AND-A-HALF HOUR CLINIC

IMPROVE YOUR GAME

PRIVATE GROUP & INDIVIDUAL LESSONS AVAILABLE

Learn the game or improve your skills through more personalized instruction!

Private lessons are available for individuals as well as for small groups. For small group private instruction, you must provide your own participants.  Please contact the pro shop for rates.

TO REQUEST A PRIVATE LESSON: Call High Point at (972) 941-7170, option 3. You may also submit a request via email.  In both cases, please be prepared to supply the following information:

  • Name, phone number & email address
  • Instruction for “Pickleball”
  • Name of preferred Instructor or “Not Sure”
  • Level of experience & desired goals
  • Your availability

The more details you can provide, the more quickly we’ll be able to get you out on the court & improving your game!

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PADDLE BATTLES

Paddle Battles gives players an opportunity to compete against a variety of opponents. This fun, open play format is available to players of all levels. No need to bring your own partner, one of our Pickleball Pros will get you paired up with your first partner and set of opponents. This program is held several times each week. Click on the button below for more details! 

Pickleball Fit is a calorie burning group fitness program, featuring Pickleball drills, mobility and court movement drills. This is for all level players and for all fitness levels. Take your game to the next level with Pickle Fit!

Pickleball Drills & Dinks Workout Clinic is for players rated 3.0 and above. The focus is on feeding drills to work on all aspects of your game.

JOIN A PICKLEBALL LEAGUE

High Point offers men’s and women’s PROGRESSIVE Doubles, FIXED Doubles leagues and MIXED Doubles leagues year-round. “Progressive Doubles” means that each player registers individually. Each week, you will be assigned a new partner, in addition to your opponents. “Fixed Doubles” means that you need to find your own partner of the same gender (M/M, F/F). You play every match as a team.“Mixed Doubles” is a fixed partner, male/female team. All leagues run for (7) weeks, with match play held on the same day and at the same time. 

LEAGUE REGISTRATION INFO:

Fall I League registration opens:

 August 28 at 7:00 p.m. for Plano residents 

 August 29 at 7:00 p.m. for non-residents.

So work on your game now, and get ready to join a High Point league!

League play will begin the week of September 25.

WILLING TO SUB? People are often needed to fill-in due to player schedule conflicts, illness, etc. If interested in subbing, please call the pro shop at (972) 941-7170 to have your name added to the sub list. No charge!

PAYMENT METHODS, CANCELLATIONS & WITHDRAWAL POLICY

PAYMENTS FOR ALL ACTIVITIES AND PROGRAMS: All payments are made through the Pro Shop. We accept cash, check, VISA, MasterCard, Discover, & American Express.

CUSTOMER WITHDRAWALS: To withdraw from a program, you must stop by or call High Point at (972) 941-7170, option 3. A refund or credit to the customer’s account will be processed, based on the following-

  • Pickleball Classes: Minimum of one-week advanced notification.
  • Mixers, Private Lessons, Intro to Pickleball Clinic, Paddle Battles, Pickle Fit, Other Special Events: Minimum of 24 hours advanced notification.

MEDICAL WITHDRAWALS AFTER NOTIFICATION PERIOD HAS CLOSED: If you request a refund due to a medical issue, right before or during  the program, you will need to provide a doctor’s note to be refunded.

CANCELLATION OF AN ACTIVITY BY HIGH POINT: If High Point cancels a class due to inclement weather, the instructor will notify students of the date & time that a make up class will be held. If a program is cancelled in its entirety, registrants will be notified and receive a full refund. 

COURT RENTAL FEES, ANNUAL COURT PASS MEMBERSHIPS, AND PADDLE RENTAL POLICY

COURT RENTAL FEES & ANNUAL PASSES

Resident Youth (17 & under) – $2.50 + tax

Resident Adult (18 & up) – $3.00 + tax

Non-Resident Youth (17 & under) – $3.25 + tax

Non-Resident Adult (18 & up) – $4.00 + tax

*Each player must pay a court fee. 

Who qualifies as a Resident of Plano?

Your primary residence must be in Plano to qualify for “Resident” rates on court fees and annual passes. Even if your children attend PISD schools, you are considered a “Non-Resident” if you live in another city. Owning rental property or a business in Plano does not qualify.

ANNUAL COURT PASS MEMBERSHIPS

(Good for one year from date of purchase.)

Adult Resident $150.00 + Tax

Youth Resident $85.00 + Tax

Resident Family $260.00 + Tax


Adult Non-Resident $230.00 + Tax

Youth Non-Resident $130.00 + Tax

Non-Resident Family $390.00 + Tax

*Annual Pass Memberships do not guarantee a court is available at the time requested. Passes apply only to the regular court reservation for that individual or covered family members.

PADDLE RENTAL POLICY

Policy for Regular Court Rentals or Participation in Special Events

  • Rental fees must be paid by anyone that has reserved a court or is playing in a High Point Tennis Center program (mixer, paddle battle, special event, etc.)

Instructional Program Policy  (Group Lessons, Intro to Pickleball, Private Lessons)

  • Players may “demo” a paddle on-site at no charge, while participating in an instructional program (limited to three instructional sessions). 
  • It is recommended players purchase their own paddles after three sessions.

Fees:

On-Site  –  $3.00 +tax per paddle payable in advance (car keys, credit card or driver’s license must be left with staff)

Off-Site  –  $5.00 +tax per paddle payable in advance (copy of driver’s license and credit card will be made by staff)

All rental fees can be used towards the purchase of a new regularly priced paddle.*

*Does not apply towards paddles that are already reduced in price.

 Effective October 24, 2022

AND A FEW MORE THINGS...

THE PRO SHOP 

We carry paddles, bags, accessories, and 4-packs of the Onix Dura Fast 40 balls. Our demo paddle program enables players to try out various models while at High Point for $3.00 +tax per paddle. Our off-property policy gives you the flexibility to borrow paddles for $5.00 + tax per day/paddle. If you decide to buy a new paddle at High Point, that fee will be credited (up to 50%) toward your purchase.

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THE RATING SYSTEM: HOW IT WORKS

USA Pickleball provides a “Player Skill Ratings” rubric that provides specific skills needed at each rating level. The scale is 1.0 – 5.5+. Additionally, there are downloadable skill assessment sheets that go into greater depth and that are used by raters when assessing actual player level.

Click on graphic below to be re-directed to all ratings.

BALL MACHINE RENTAL

Maximize your practice time by renting the ball machine! Tailor your practice to specific strokes with the settings panel.

The ball machine may be reserved up to two days in advance. Fee is $20 per hour + standard court fee.

Please let the pro shop staff know that you want to use the ball machine, so that you can be put on an appropriate court.

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