Color Run Race Day Details

  • Date: The Color Run event is POSTPONED until Tuesday, October 8

  • Location: Outside, behind the school building and playground

  • Race Schedule (Times and order subject to change) 

    • 1st Grade: 12:40-1:20

    • 2nd Grade: 1:00-1:40

    • Junior Kindergarten: 1:20-2:00

    • 3rd Grade: 1:40-2:20

    • 4th Grade: 2:00-2:40

    • 5th Grade: 2:20-2:55

    • Kindergarten: 2:40-3:15

  • Race Day Events

    • During their block of time, students will participate in four stations – warm-up, the color run where colored powder will be tossed on their shirts as they run around a course, celebration station, and clean-up.

    • If your child does not want to be colored, tell your teacher.  There will be a volunteer on the race course to assist students that do not want to be colored.  

  • What Students Need to Bring & Wear to School

    • Send your student to school in play clothes or old clothes and running shoes.  Wear a long sleeve shirt if the weather is chilly.

    • On race day, students will receive a Country Oaks t-shirt to wear over their clothes.  The colored t-shirt will be sent home in a closed grocery bag.

  • Students need to bring a water bottle to school. 

  • Your student may wear goggles, glasses or a bandana during the race.

  • Volunteers – THANK YOU!

    • You must have a Criminal Record Check (CRC) form on file in the office by the first week of school to volunteer for the Color Run.

    • Please check-in at the volunteer table in front of the main school doors.  At the volunteer table you will be told where to go for your assignment.  Once you are at your specific assignment we will explain everything you need to know.  

    • Please wear colorful clothing, a cape or other fun, colorful accessories.  

  • Spectators - Join Us for the Race & Cheer on Your Child!

    • Please sign-in at the table in front of the main school doors. Do not go into the school building.

    • The whole family is invited!

  • Volunteers NEEDED

    • Sign up HERE to help on Color Run Race Day!

Color Run event day warm up activities are sponsored by:

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  • CountryOaksPTA
  • CountryOaksPTA

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