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2019 spring marathon

ROCKFIELD MARATHON

MAY 6-10TH  &  MAY 13-17TH

The Rockfield Elementary Marathon, hosted by PTA, gives each student a fun and easy way to complete a half (13.1 miles) or a full marathon—26.2 miles!!

We encourage students to run or walk laps in the school field (inside during bad weather) during their lunch recess. The marathon promotes physical fitness, while recognizing students’ hard work, dedication and accomplishments.

Students will have two weeks to complete the laps (after having two weeks last fall). Laps are recorded daily by parent volunteers.  Students who run 7 laps a day (both last fall and this May) will complete a full marathon and receive a medal at the end of the school year. Students who complete a half marathon (13.1 miles) will also receive a medal. Let’s have some FUN!

Parents and Caregivers: 
Please have your child dress appropriately during the dates of the marathon, including sneakers for footwear.

Please sign-up to help with the Marathon. You can:
• Hand out Popsicle sticks to track the laps for the kids
• Monitor/document laps ran
• Announce time remaining/recesses ending
• Cheer on kids!

We welcome you to help at the Rockfield Elementary School fields, from 11:25am-12:35pm.  If weather is rainy or the field is too muddy, the marathon will be inside and volunteers are still needed.

To volunteergo to: https://www.signupgenius.com/go/5080a4cafa723a5fd0-rockfield1

Or under the forms section of this site in the drop down select Rockfield marathon volunteers signup.

Choose the dates you are able to help, click “Submit and Sign Up”, and enter your name (email address optional if you would like a reminder email). Please direct all questions to: [email protected]

Thank you so much!

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Scrip Fundraising

Are you familiar with Scrip? If so great if not well scrip is a no-selling program that enables families to raise money for the Rockfield PTA. You can purchase gift cards in place of cash, checks and credit cards and the PTA earns 1.5-25% depending on the retailer. It is great and simple.

 

More information and to order Scrip cards can be found http://rockfieldpta.digitalpto.com/scrip/

Or by navigating to Fundraising then selecting Scrip.