It’s Time for the BC Race to Educate!

Celebrate Saint Columbkille Partnership School with a Fun Annual Community Event

Registration and fundraising are now open for the 2018 BC Race to Educate to benefit Saint Columbkille Partnership School. Details for the 8th annual event are as follows:

Saturday, April 28, 2018
7:30 a.m. – Registration and Bib Pick-Up
8:45 a.m. – Kids’ Fun Run
9:30 a.m. – 5K Fun Run and Walk

The BC Race to Educate is a fun, community 5K run/walk that celebrates Saint Columbkille Partnership School. Started in 2011, the race begins and ends in Alumni Stadium on the beautiful Boston College campus. It features a 5K run/walk, kids’ fun runs and entertainment for all ages. A Pasta Supper, along with pre-race bib pick-up, will also be held the night before the event at Saint Columbkille from 5 – 7 p.m.


Each STCPS family is asked to set up a pledge page and raise a minimum of $200 by asking friends, neighbors, relatives and businesses to help support the school. Bi-weekly newsletters will include tips on how to train, a message from our race mascot, Gale Summers, and ideas for fundraising. Learn more at Please contact Kate Ward at with any questions.

New this year:
– Prizes for families who raise $200, $500 and $1,000
– Weekly raffles for those who sign up

Again this year:
– Prizes for top three fundraising families
– Prize for the family with the largest team
– 3 pep rallies at school

Click here to register and fundraise
Click here to donate
Click here to become a sponsor