St. Mark Catholic School

ST. MARK Catholic School

Vienna, VA

National Blue Ribbon Scholar

Lion Laps 2019

March 29, 2019

We are excited to be hosting “Lion Laps 2019” in March!  This is our only fundraiser for the 2018-19 school year.  Proceeds will benefit the school and classrooms.  With your help, we hope to meet and exceed our goal of raising $25,000.

Lion Laps 2019 will be a fun-filled day on Friday, March 29, 2019 (rain date – Friday, April 5, 2019). Each of the grades, from preschool through grade 8, will participate by running or walking laps in order to raise money for the school.

Lap Times on March 29, 2019:

  • 9:45 am – 10:45 am: 4th and 5th grades
  • 11:00 – 11:30 am: preschool* and kindergarten
  • 11:45 am – 12:45 pm: 1st – 3rd grades
  • 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm: 6th – 8th grades

*PRESCHOOL NOTE: The Tuesday/Thursday preschool class will have their own mini Lion Laps on Thursday, March 28; we want all of our Little Lions to be able to participate!

How to Sponsor a Student/Make a Donation

  1. Go to
  2. Click on DONATE TO PARTICIPANT in the left side menu.
  3. Search for your student by first name and last initial, classroom, or grade.
  4. Click on the DONATE NOW and follow the instructions.
    • VISA and Mastercard are accepted on the website.
    • You can choose to pay the credit card processing fee. Thank you!
    • Checks may be mailed to: ST MARK PTPO, 9972 Vale Rd, Vienna VA 22181. Please put the name of the student in the memo line.
    • All checks and electronic donations are due March 27, 2019.
  5. Send the fun-run link, to family and friends.

Prizes and FUN!

This will be a fun-filled day for all who participate. A DJ will be there to help get the kids excited! Prizes will be given based on participation and funds raised:

  • Reach $75 and receive a coupon for a pass to do things like wear a jersey to school or skip a piece of homework one day!
  • For every $75 a participant raises, he or she will be entered in a raffle to win a $50 prize. There is one raffle for each grade.
  • The class who raises the most money will receive a pizza party.
  • The boy and girl in each grade who do the most laps will receive a special prize.
  • The top 3 fundraisers in the school will receive gold, silver and bronze level prizes.


We will need a number of volunteers to make the day a success. We also needs lots of water for the kids.  Sign Up Here


If you have questions regarding Lion Laps 2019, or want  to help, please contact Monica Klein via email at