First Presbyterian Day School

Day School Dash

Run or walk – fun for the whole family!
Starts and finishes on Pinehurst Street in front of FPDS.

Proceeds benefit Mission First, FPDS’s 2017-2018 mission outreach project.


*Fun Run and 5K registrants may wear their race t-shirt with jeans to school on Monday, April 9.*


Quick Links:

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Register Online:

*Registration must be completed by 11:59 p.m., Friday, March 23. T-shirts only available for those who register by this deadline.

Want to support Mission First but can't make it on race day?  Donate and receive a race t-shirt. Please click this link to go to our online donation form:

*Parents are welcome to participate in either Fun Run with their child(ren), but you must also register before the deadline.

*Children under kindergarten age are invited to run the K-2nd Fun Run with the supervision of a parent, who also registers before the deadline. 

Race Day Schedule

  • 5K Run start time – 8:00 a.m.
  • 1 Mile Fun Run (Kindergarten – 2nd Grade) start time - 9:30 a.m.
  • 1 Mile Fun Run (3rd grade and up) start time – 10:00 a.m.
  • Award Ceremony - 10:30 a.m.

Registration Fees

  • 5K Run - $30
  • 1 Mile Fun Runs -$20

Packet Pick Up

  • Friday, April 6: 7:30 – 9 a.m., 2 – 3:30 p.m. - FPDS Kindergarten Suite
  • Race day packet pick-up 7:00 – 7:30 a.m.

Interested in Volunteering?

Please complete the online volunteer registration form:

 (Note to volunteers: There will not be a separate volunteer t-shirt this year. If you would like to receive a race day t-shirt, you must register or donate. Thank you!)

Interested in Sponsoring?

If you or your business is interested in sponsoring the Day School Dash, please email Jennifer Dryden ( before Wednesday, March 7. 

Still Have Questions?

Please email Jennifer Dryden -