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Takoma Park 5K Challenge

The 5th Annual Takoma Park 5-K Challenge - Safe Routes to School is being held on Sunday May 5, 2013. All proceeds will benefit 5 schools: TPES, PBES, TPMS, East Silver Spring ES and Rolling Terrace ES.  Check back to see when registration begins.      

Please visit us on FACEBOOK at and "like" us! There will be multiple races for different ages: A 5k for adults, 5k for 18 and under, a 1 mile fun run for any age, and a 1/4 mile race for kids 8 and younger.

Please contact Pamela Dent ( to join the planning committee.  Help is appreciated for people to canvas the local stores for donations and to help on the day of the event!

Students at PBES can join the PTA after school Running Club that is being offered to train for the race.

Register for the spring running club and the money paid to participate in the club goes toward the fee to enter the 5K race!