Please be advised that the 5th grade track meet was rescheduled for Tuesday, June 6, but was canceled due to the weather forecast. As this was the rain date for the event, the track meet was not rescheduled.
On Wednesday, May 24 (sixth graders), and Tuesday, May 30 (fifth graders), the 65th Annual Elementary Track Meet will be held at Shaker High School’s all-weather track. A rain date has been set for Tuesday, June 6. View copy of parent letter
Competitors from each school will be bused from their elementary schools at approximately 8:55 a.m. to the track. They will return to school at approximately 11:45 a.m. (Blue Creek walks to the track).
Appropriate dress should be planned for what could be either a hot or a cool day. ALL ATHLETES MUST WEAR SNEAKERS! Hats and sunscreen are recommended. Also, bring water or juice in a non-breakable container.
Starting at 9:30 a.m., ALL the field events, sprint trials (50, 60, 75,) and running finals (100, 200, 400, 600) will be scheduled. Athletes from each school will be supervised by their physical education instructors and classroom teachers. The sprint events finals and relays will begin at approximately 10:45 a.m.
Parents and interested adults are invited to attend the track meet. With bleacher seating, a large crowd can be accommodated. A large blocked-off section for parents will be provided. You are encouraged to park in the Shaker Junior High School lot.
We hope that you will attend this athletic event which has provided a fine experience for our elementary students for so many years!
TRACK MEET SCHEDULE
9:30 a.m.: Track Events Order – 600 m, 400 m, 50, 60, 75, 100, 200
9:30 a.m.: Field Events – Shot Put, Long Jump, Softball Throw
10:45 a.m.: Finals – 50, 60, 75 Relays