JFK Running Club! Spring 2024 Session

UPDATE: Registration is closed. Parents, sign up to volunteer for a session here: https://calendly.com/kmccaffrey9/jfk-running?month=2024-04

Who: Students in Grades 1 – 6 who like to walk and run or want to be more active

What: Walk and run after-school twice each week. 

  • Build strength and stamina
  • Set and achieve goals
  • Have fun and make friends

When: After school on Mondays and Wednesdays
3:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.
(pick up at the schoolyard)
April 1 to June 5

Where: Starts and ends at the JFK School

– Build teamwork and friendships with classmates and educators.
– Set and achieve physical health and wellness goals
– Improve physical and mental health!
– Get free running shoes, t-shirts and other prizes!


The John F. Kennedy School will host our third walking and running club for students in grades 1, 2, 3, 4, 5 and 6. The spring session will be 9 weeks long, beginning on Monday, April 1 and ending with a special event on Global Running Day, Wednesday, June 5. Students who participate consistently will receive a new pair of running shoes and other prizes! 

You and Your Child’s Commitment:

  • Students
    • Attend 2 times each week
      (Monday and Wednesday), preference will be given to students that can attend both days
    • Participate in all warm-up, cool down, team-building and progress tracking activities
    • Listen to teacher-coaches
    • Keep a positive attitude 
    • Attend the special celebratory running event on Wednesday, June 5
  • Parents / Guardians
    • fill out necessary paperwork
      (sign-up form + permission slip)
    • pick up student each day at 4:30 on the schoolyard behind the school.

Ready to Sign-Up Now? Use the QR code or this link: https://forms.gle/b3tfLj9CbsX7EXgZ7
Please Note: The club is limited to 30 students and we will
notify you if your child is in by Friday, March 15.

Want to Think About It? Have More Questions?

Contact Ms. Sanchez
: 617-635-8127 or bsanchez@bostonpublicschools.org