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PWPSD schools to host Terry Fox Run events

September 12, 2018

Peace Wapiti Public Schools will honour the 38th anniversary of the Terry Fox Run through fundraising campaigns and school run events.

Local media are welcome to attend the following events – please RSVP to angelasears@pwsd76.ab.ca.

SchoolDate/TimeRun Route & Other Event Details
Beaverlodge Elementary SchoolThurs., Sept. 20, 2:00 p.m.Students and staff will gather in the gym for a pep rally and video of Terry's journey, followed by a 5 km run through Beaverlodge. The school expects that a large number of volunteers and parents will participate.
Beaverlodge Regional High SchoolTues., Sept. 18, 10:30 a.m.All students will gather in the gym for a presentation, followed by a run/walk through the town of Beaverlodge and a school-wide barbecue.
Bezanson SchoolFriday, Sept. 28, 1:30 p.m.Students will leave from the school and run a loop through the back streets.
Clairmont Community SchoolFriday, Sept. 28, 12:30 p.m.Students will run around the Clairmont Reservoir.
Eaglesham SchoolThurs., Sept. 27, 2:00 p.m.The run will take place during 2:00 p.m. - 3:18 p.m.
Elmworth SchoolFriday, Sept. 28, 10:00 a.m.5 km run/walk for students and staff.
Harry Balfour SchoolThurs., Sept. 27, 10:45 a.m.Students will walk/run around the Bear Creek Reservoir.
Hythe Regional SchoolFriday, Sept 14, 1:30 p.m.A 1-5 km run/walk for all students and staff.
LaGlace SchoolFriday, Sept. 28, 12:30 p.m.A walk/run around LaGlace for all students, staff and volunteers.
Peace Wapiti AcademyMonday, Sept. 17Students will walk/run around the neighbourhood, followed by a "burger binge" at the school and activities such as a photo booth.
Penson SchoolThurs., Sept. 27, 2:40 p.m.Students, staff, parents and volunteers will run/walk around the community of Grovedale.
Robert W. Zahara Public SchoolWed., Sept. 26, 10:00 a.m.Parents and community members are welcome to participate.
Ridgevalley SchoolWed., Sept. 19 1-2 km options for staff and Phys. Ed. students during Phys. Ed. classes.
Rycroft SchoolThurs., Oct. 4A "Hot Dogs for Hope" barbecue and walk around the community.
Savanna SchoolThurs., Sept 13, 1:45 p.m.1, 3 and 5 km walk/run options along a marked course starting and ending at the school.
Spirit River Regional AcademyWed., Sept. 26, 10:05 a.m.Students will walk/run a route around the town of Spirit River.
Teepee Creek SchoolThurs., Sept. 27, 1:00 p.m.Starting in the school parking lot. Parents and community members are welcome to participate.
Wembley Elementary SchoolFriday, Oct. 12, 2:30 p.m.A school-wide walk.
Whispering Ridge Community SchoolThurs., Sept. 27School walk/run along a marked path in Whispering Ridge community.


Photo caption: Students run through Muskoseepi Park in Grande Prairie during the Harry Balfour School 2015 Terry Fox Run event.

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