Community Corner

Each week in Bear Post we will share information from other schools in the cluster or community events that provide opportunities to connect and help each other. If you have anything you would like to add, email [email protected]While these are not sponsored or endorsed by the BMES PTA, we’re happy to help share information as appropriate.

Girls on the Run – Registration for Girls on the Run (GOTR) begins soon. GOTR is a physical activity-based positive youth development program for girls in 3rd-8th grade. The program teaches life skills through dynamic interactive lessons and running games. The goal of the program is to unleash confidence through accomplishment while establishing a lifetime appreciation of health and fitness. For more information, visit the Girls on the Run of Montgomery County website:

Starting the week of March 10th, the team will meet Mondays from 7:45 – 9:00am and Thursdays from 4:00 – 5:15pm. The program culminates in a celebratory 5K on May 5th at the Westfield Mall! The standard program fee is $187.50 and includes 20 lessons/practices, a t-shirt, a water bottle, entry into the 5K, a 5K medal, and more. Financial assistance is available.

* Registration opened on February 13th at

*The fee reduction approval process is included in the online program registration. Simply answer the financial aid questions during registration, and the computer will determine your eligibility and adjust the fee accordingly.

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