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Sat, Mar 02


Dan Paul Plaza

2024 Superintendent's 5K Challenge Race For Education

The 9th Annual Superintendent’s 5K Challenge is a Run/Walk promoting health and wellness in our community. Participants include parents, children, teachers, and administrators representing over 200 public schools.

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2024 Superintendent's 5K Challenge Race For Education
2024 Superintendent's 5K Challenge Race For Education

Time & Location

Mar 02, 2024, 7:00 AM – 12:00 PM

Dan Paul Plaza, 400 NE 8th St, Miami, FL 33130, USA

About the Event

All proceeds benefit the participating schools and groundbreaking school district initiatives.The Superintendent’s 5K is designed to help our schools receive funds for their fundraising efforts. Eighty percent (80%) of the proceeds received from registration fees are given directly back to participating schools. Since 2008, FNEI has raised over $164,000 for schools in the Superintendent’s 5K Challenge: Race for Education. At our 2023 Race for Education, we were joined by nearly 5,000+ runners and raised almost $50,000 for M-DCPS schools. With your help we can make the 2024 event the best one yet!Miami-Dade County School District - 4th largest in the nation 200+ Schools participate in the Sup’s 5K Challenge Dan Paul Plaza (behind Miami Heat Arena) on March 2, 2024 Events include:5K Run/Walk - Student 1 mile (Ages 10-12) and Kids Dash (Ages 2-9) School Team Deadline: Friday, February 16th To be included in your school packet pick-up you must register before the deadline Race Day Schedule 6:00 a.m. — Race Day Packet Pickup/Race Day Registration Opens                       Only for those who have not picked up from team captains 7:10 a.m. — Warm Up 7:30 a.m. — Adult & Student 5K Race Starts PROMPTLY on Biscayne Blvd.  8:30 a.m. — Student 1 Mile Start (Ages 8-12) Starts PROMPTLY on Biscayne Blvd. Preregistered Participants Only. Only students may run in the 1 mile. No parents allowed.This will be a timed event and participant must be registered for the mile category to participate. 9:00 a.m. — Kids Dash Start (Ages 2-9) Gather at main stage area. Preregistered Participants Only.                        Only children ages 2-9 may run in the kids dash. No parents allowed. They will not be running far.                          •    2-3 year old (100 meters)                          •    4-5 year olds (200 meters)                          •    6-7 year olds (400 meters)                          •    8-9 year olds (600 meters) **ONLY STROLLERS ARE ALLOWED ON THE 5K COURSE FOR SMALL CHILDREN**  No Scooters, Skateboards, Bicycles, Roller Blades or Pets of any kind allowed on course Thank you for participating in support of Miami-Dade County Public Schools. For questions or issues please email: For foundation information visit:  2023 Event photos: visit the photo tab or click: Photos Link

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