Holy Child Academy in Drexel Hill is sponsoring a 5K Run/Walk on Saturday, Sept. 6 starting at 8:30 a.m. Check in and walk-up registration begins at 7:30 a.m.

The course, which is USTAF certified, will take participants through the beautiful, tree-lined streets of Drexel Park in Delaware County.

There will be a water stop midway through the course, with refreshments and awards following the race. There is also a one-mile Fun Run. The first 125 registrants each will receive a cotton T-shirt.

All proceeds from the event will benefit the HCA athletic programs.

To register or for more information, contact Elena Perri at 610-259-2712 or eperri@holychildacademy.com. For online registration, visit the race’s website. 


Holy Child Academy, a co-educational, independent, Catholic school located in Drexel Hill, offers an Early Childhood Montessori Program (nursery 2+) in addition to education for kindergarten through eighth grade students.