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PAS 5K and 1 Mile Fun Run

6/4/2023 8:19 am

11th Annual PAS 5K and 1 Mile Fun Run / Walk


Sunday, June 4, 2023

5K: 8:30 AM

1 Mile Fun Run: 9:30 AM


Support STEAM Education at Penn Alexander School by running, volunteering your time, or becoming a sponsor for the culminating event of the year. Get a healthy start to your summer, and register now!


All classes with at least 50% participation will receive a Popsicle party!



The 5K Course will take you through the Penn campus on Locust Walk to Penn Park, and back. The Generational Bridge over 38th Street will be open this year. The 1 Mile Fun Run will go to the compass at 37th and Walnut and back. The start and finish line will be on Locust Street, by the PAS playground. For the 5K, we are asking that runners do not bring pets or strollers on the course. Strollers for the 1-mile Fun Run/Walk are welcome!


Prizes will be given out across age categories for the 5K! All 1 Mile Fun Run participants will receive a medal as they cross the finish line. 


If you or your child have been diagnosed with a medical condition, like asthma, please use this link to make the race staff aware. All persons diagnosed with asthma MUST CARRY THEIR INHALER on their person at all times during the race. For any questions, please contact Nurse Natanya.


Early Bird Race Pricing by April 15:

Adults: $30; Students: $20

April 16 - May 28 Pricing:

Adults: $40; Students: $30

Day of run Pricing:

Adults: $50; Students: $40

NEW this year: race registration insurance available!


Early Bird Pricing Deadline: April 15

Order by May 8 to be guaranteed a T-shirt; Order by May 28 for a Swag Bag.

Runner Sign Up



June 2, 5 - 7 PM

Location: Blacktop


A popular race tradition is to 'carbo load' before a race. Join us even if you aren't running in the race! Enjoy a pasta dinner and several rounds of bingo. Use the Runner Sign Up link above to register for the dinner.


Kids 5 & under: FREE

Early Bird Pricing by April 15: $10

April 16 - May 28: $12

Day of event: $15



Volunteers are needed to assist teachers lead spring-session running clubs, April 10 - June 2. There will be a semi-weekly club to train for the 5K on Mondays and Wednesdays, led by Mr. Hunn and Mrs. Kearney, and a weekly fun & run club on Tuesdays led by Helena Miller for the younger kids to train for the 1-Mile race and to generally have fun playing outside. Running club volunteers must have their clearances, but no running experience needed! Volunteers must be able to commit to attending every week. Volunteers are also needed for the planning committee to help with fundraising efforts.


Day-of Race volunteer opportunities will be posted on April 16.

You must be logged in to see the sign up forms!

Advance Volunteer Sign Up 



We are so grateful to the many businesses and individuals who have agreed to help sponsor our race! Our goal is to raise $30,000, money that goes straight back to our children's classrooms in one form or another. Please visit our sponsorship page for more details on sponsorship levels and perks!


Full STEAM Ahead Level: $2500

Science, Tech & Engineering Level: $1000

Art Level: $500


Math Level: $250

City Cat Vets

Everybody Moves

Friends of Clark Park

Guaranteed Rate

Hivemind Construction

Running with Christopher Mullen

Take Out Night

Sponsorship Details