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Elementary Schools

Bushy Park kids wearing out some shoe leather [Glenwood/Glenelg/Dayton]

Bushy Park Elementary School has proudly released the results from its Walking Wednesday program for the past year. Every Wednesday, when the weather was good, some of the students walked laps around a playing field at recess. Parent volunteers counted the laps, and this year the grand total was 12,005 laps, or almost 2,400 miles that the students walked all together. The Golden Sneaker Award for the grade that walked the most laps was presented to the third graders. The same class received the Golden Sneaker Award last year when they were second graders. They really like to walk, having tallied 3,588 laps or about 717 miles this year. The fourth grade class walked 3,101 laps, second...