Hope for the Future 5K Details

See you on Sunday!!

It's time to celebrate St. Monica's together!

Huge thank you to our Hope for the Future 5K Committee. From generating support to planning our Spirit Booth to working with our students for decorations and music, we thank you!! You have allowed our students to have fun and share their school spirit. Thank you for strengthening our mission.


Thank you to all of you that have registered. We got over 300 registrants!!! Reaching this milestone means Fr. Thumma will be there in full school uniform.

Hope for the Future 5K

Sunday, Oct. 21st, 7am-12pm

5223 David Edwards Drive

San Antonio, TX

7:30AM Mass in the Amphitheater celebrated by Archbishop!!

Meet us after in the Amphitheater by 8AM at the latest to kick off the event with our School Rock band, 5Feet and Under.

Mass and our Booth will be by Number 12, The Event Center and Gymnasium

We are the house band for the entire event! Meet us at the Amphitheater, Number 16 by 8AM

Schedule of Events

7:00 set up SPIRIT BOOTH!!!

7:30 Mass

8:00 PLEASE meet us at the Amphitheater

8:05 Five Feet & Under-Every move I make-invite all parents, kids, staff onto stage at the- Amphitheater

8:15 Five Feet & Under- Hit Me With Your Best Shot- Amphitheater

8:20 Opening ceremony-kids called to starting line

8:25 Central Catholic marching band begins to play

8:30 kids run

8:40 Five Feet & Under play while runners start lining up- Amphitheater

Old Church Choir

Rockin Robin

What I like About You

9:00 Start time for 5K runners/walkers “please MEET at BOOTH”

9:05 Five Feet & Under-St. Monica Spirit booth play and sing

All the People Said Amen

Happy Day

9:15 Mrs. Torres violin performance-at the spirit booth

9:20 Five Feet & Under- BidiBidiBomBom- Amphitheater

9:25 Mrs. Torres 5th grade student’s recorder performance-at the spirit booth

9:30 Five Feet & Under-Talking in Your Sleep- Amphitheater

9:35 Mrs. Torres violin performance-at the spirit booth

9:40 Five Feet & Under- Monstor Mash- Amphitheater

9:45 Mrs. Torres 5th grade student’s recorder performance-at the spirit booth

9:50 Five Feet & Under- We’re Not Gonna Take It- Amphitheater

9:55 Five Feet & Under-We’re An American Band-close the show- Amphitheater

10:00 Costume judging

10:30 Spirit Stick award

11:30 TEAR DOWN!!!

What do I do if I haven't registered but I want to attend?

Don't Worry!

Just show up and find us! We have many extra registrations available. You may also register at the door, but the fee has gone up to $30.


Contact Oralia Lopez at

lopez4013@yahoo.com with any questions!

What do I wear?

Any St. Monica's Colors: Red, Black and White or your Hope for the Future Fun Run Tshirt! Feel free to have fun with it!
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Free Food, Concessions and Coffee Available throughout the event

Wear Your 5K Shirt to School on Monday

Everyone may wear their 5K shirt with uniform bottom to school on Monday.

Free Dress on Tuesday!

Our first milestone was reaching 75 registrants to get School Wide Free Dress. As a token of our gratitude, EVERYONE (even teachers), may have FREE DRESS on Tuesday.

Thank you to our Committee!!!

Huge shout out to our leaders that have collaborated to bring us together on Sunday! This is our strongest participation ever and it's thanks to you!!



Oralia and Antonio Lopez, JoAnn Cruz, Christina Garcia, JR Goll, and Angie and Joe Ochoa!!