Run For Excellence


The RAYTOWN EDUCATIONAL FOUNDATION will host the 18th 5K RUN FOR EXCELLENCE in Raytown Saturday, October 21, 2017.

The 5K Run/Walk begins at 8:30 a.m. near Raytown High School, 6019 Blue Ridge Blvd.

The cost to enter is $30 adults and $15 students through 12th grade in advance and $35 the day of the race. There is a free Kids’ Dash following the 5K in the Chittwood Stadium.

See below for the Run/Walk Entry Form. They are also available at, Fit for Life, Dicks Sporting Goods, Garry Gribbles Running Sports, Raytown Branch Mid-Continent Public Library, and the Raytown School District Administration Building (Raytown Road) and Raytown Schools Educational Conference Center (350 Highway).

Proceeds from this healthy, calorie-burning event will benefit the RAYTOWN EDUCATIONAL FOUNDATION that supports unique programs that enhance the tradition of excellence in Raytown Quality Schools.

16 Run.Walk ENTRY FORM

Have other plans on October 16th?

Become a Virtual Runner

Earn some money for your classroom, school or department by organizing a group of 10 or more runners/walkers or virtual entrants.

The Class for Classroom procedures and cover page are posted below.  You don’t have to hold on to your entry forms until you have your full group.  Send them any time to Martha Cockerell at the RSECC.  Last year REF awarded $4062 in grants to Cash for Classroom groups.

16 Cash for Classrooms Cover Sheet coming soon

16 Cash for Classrooms Procedure coming soon
run for excellence map