TISD's Andy Woods Elementary will host 'Run For the Woods' Saturday April 25, in the neighborhood surrounding the school and is looking for participants.

'Run For the Woods' includes a 5K, 1-mile fun run and 50-yard dash for the kids. Registration is going on now, and forms can be picked up at the front desk of the elementary school or downloaded from their website at RunForTheWoods.webs.com.

Race Start Times:

  • 50-yard dash - 8:15 am
  • 5K - 8:30 am
  • 1-mile fun run - 8:45 am

The proceeds from 'Run For the Woods' will go towards bringing 'The Leader in Me' program to the school. According to the letter sent out residents in the area of the run, 'Schools across America have been successfully incorporating the 'The Leader in Me' program which includes the '7 Habits of Highly Effective People'  and other basic leadership skills, into their core curriculum in unique and creative ways.'