"Wildcats Running Wild" Whittier Move-a-Thon 2022: Friday, June 3
Sun, May 15 9:44pm

Wildcats Running Wild

Whittier Move-a-Thon 2022

Friday, June 3

We are excited to announce the 2022 Whittier Move-a-Thon on Friday, June 3. Each student will run-walk-move with their grade on the playground blacktop and complete as many laps as they can during a 30-minute period of the school day.


3rd 8:45 - 9:15
K 9:25 - 9:55
2nd 12:05 - 12:35
4th 12:40 - 1:10
1st 1:15 - 1:45
5th  1:50 - 2:20



Putting the FUN in FUNdraising

This event supports the 2022-23 Whittier PTA budget–student enrichment, staffing support, equipment upgrades, and community events. Students raise personal sponsorships from family, friends and/or neighbors (see details below).


Our overall fundraising goal is $15,000; our per student goal is $50. Donations are NOT required to participate but will support all students, staff and community members.


How does the fundraising work?

Raise Move-a-Thon sponsorships online or in person as flat donations or per lap pledges.


  1. Set up an online profile today to send an easy link to friends and family for credit card donations.
  2. Look for cash/check pledge collection envelopes in KidMail on Tuesday, May 17.


How can parents participate?

We need MANY event and classroom volunteers to make the Move-a-Thon run smoothly.

Volunteers MUST complete the SPS Volunteer Application OR Renewal process in order to participate (see details below). Please allow one week for application approval. Your application will be valid for two years.

Sign up now!


Seeking Move-a-Thon Sponsors!

Would your business like to help sponsor this event? We could use you! Contact fundraising@whittierptaseattle.org regarding opportunities.



Event webpage: whittierptaseattle.org/moveathon2022/

Contact: fundraising@whittierptaseattle.org


SPS Volunteer Application Process

Before you begin, please have the following items ready:

  • Two references, including one personal or family reference.
  • Emergency contact name and phone number.
  • A digital copy of your government issued photo ID (e.g., a clear photo taken with a smartphone).


NOTE: All volunteers are required to complete an online Health & Safety Course (23 minutes) and show proof of COVID-19 vaccination. 


NEW volunteers: Complete a Volunteer Profile (select “School Volunteer”).


RETURNING volunteers: LOGIN to the SPS Volunteer Portal and follow the prompts to renew your volunteer application. 


Information about the SPS Volunteer Application Process is available on the SPS website. If you need help or have questions, please contact Ms. Monica in the Whittier front office.