School to School 5k and Fun Run is Aug. 25

News Release

CHARLES CITY — Washington Elementary School is sponsoring the third annual School to School 5k and Fun Run that will promote healthy habits while showcasing the Charles City Community School District schools, plus the 500 North Grand building and Immaculate Conception Catholic School.

The 5k route will begin at the Charles City Middle School, run past all current school buildings and end at Washington Elementary School.

The Fun Run is for children younger than 13-years-old and will take place on the Leon Mulford track at Washington Elementary School following the 5k. The fun run will feature a cloud of bubbles at the end.

The anticipated cost for the 5k is $20/per participant, and the Fun Run is $10/participant, both events include the 2018 School to School 5k t-shirt.

All proceeds will be used for Washington Elementary School playground equipment updates.

Registration Form or 

NEW! – Register via Google Forms

Who: Open to everyone

When: Saturday, August 25 8:30 A.M.

Register: Mail or drop off registration forms & payment:

Washington Early Childhood Center

1406 N. Grand Avenue

Charles City, IA 50616

Register and pay online with credit or debit card at

Day of Race Schedule:

7:00 A.M. – 8:00 A.M. Register & packet pickup

(Shuttle Bus Begins)

8:30 A.M. 5k run/walk begins

10:30ish: After the 5K: Kids Fun Run

10:45 A.M.: Awards Ceremony