Girls On The RunGirls on the Run is a program designed to foster positive self-esteem, promote healthy choices, and equip girls in grades 3-5 with the tools necessary lead a successful and happy life. Although not a running program, Girls on the Run uses physical activities to help promote a healthy lifestyle.Girls on the Run® was established in 1996 in Charlotte, North Carolina. The Girls on the Run® curricula, the heart of the program, provides pre-adolescent girls with the necessary tools to embrace their individual strengths and successfully navigate life experiences. The earliest version of the 24 lesson curriculum was piloted in 1996 with the help of thirteen brave girls. Twenty-six girls came the next season, then seventy-five. In 2000, Girls on the Run International, a 501c3 organization was born.Girls on the Run was introduced at Lawnton in Fall 2013. The team is coached by 2-4 teacher/parent volunteers. The team practices two days a week after school from 4:00 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.