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What is the Halacha regarding a ten-year-old boy and mixed swimming? May he?

This is in a small private pool.

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related, if not duplicate: judaism.stackexchange.com/questions/8017/… –  Menachem Jun 20 '13 at 2:37
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My impression is that this is a matter of halachic value, but there are differing community standards and guidelines on this kind of thing. (Well someone in the last decade or so has probably tried to make a one-size-fits-all law about this, but I'm not aware of it in classical sources.)

I'm told that the German Jewish community of Washington Heights draws its line for mixed swimming for boys of age nine. (Not unreasonable if you have to draw the line somewhere, in my humble opinion; and we do find classical sources discussing the age of nine for boys in other contexts -- e.g. Rambam Laws of Prohibited Relations 1:13.) It wouldn't surprise me if others were lenient with age 10,11, maybe even 12.

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I cannot fathom why this garnered a downvote. It's not the most authoritative answer, but it's valuable nonetheless. –  Seth J Jun 20 '13 at 21:04
    
@SethJ: Perhaps because it sounds more like a comment than an answer. –  Gershon Gold Jun 20 '13 at 23:37
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@gershon how so? It gives an answer according to a certain community. –  Double AA Jun 21 '13 at 6:11
    
I am told that in some schools they stop mixed classes at the age of nine. –  user2800 Jun 21 '13 at 13:07
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