Let's Stay Active!

Upcoming Events and Keeping Students Active!

2016 Little Olympics

Saturday, April 23rd 2016 at 9am

1807 Princeton Avenue

Springdale, AR

The 5th graders of Springdale schools will be competing in a variety of events. We encourage you to come and support your 5th grader and their classmates as they complete against all the schools in our district!

Event Schedule

9:00 am - Star Spangled Banner and event kick off!

9:05 am- 10:55 am - Running events will take place on the track, starting with 1600m run working our way to the 100m relays. The last running event will begin at 10:50 am.

9:15 am Obstacle course relays begin. (north of track)

9:45 am Softball and Frisbee throw begins. (north of track)

10:15 am Tug-of-war begins. (inside the track)

10:30 am Potato sack races begin. (inside the track)

11:00 am Spirit Award and Overall School Award winners presented.

How can you keep your student active?

It is important to keep your students active! Below I have provided links to local youth centers that provide information for all kinds of opportunities for your student!


http://www.springdalear.gov/department/parks_and_recreation_(youth_center)/youth_center.php


http://www.fayettevillekids.org

Exercise as a family!

Staying active is important for the whole family, and keeping active helps us to stay healthy. Why not spend time as a family exercising to help keep the whole family healthy! Follow the link below for suggestions to get started.


http://www.letsmove.gov/make-physical-activity-part-your-familys-routine

Glimpse into Coach Otto's class

This is a new warm up we do during PE class and the students are loving it! This could also be fun to do as a family!
Whip/ Nae Nae Elementary Cardio Workout

Questions?

If you have any questions about upcoming events, or how you can get your student involved please contact me via email.