Our Active Transportation Committee works every year to make commuting to and from school fun, safe, and active!


Below are the following Biking/Rolling/Walking adventures planned for May:


Weds, May 4 - BIKE / ROLL TO SCHOOL DAY - Bike or roll to GLES and stop by the welcome table near the bike racks at the front of the school for free snacks and other goodies.

Sat, May 7 - GLES PLAY DATE - 2pm to 3pm at Maple Leaf Park. Bike/roll/walk to and from the event. 

Sun, May 15 - GLES DONUT RIDE - Meet 9am at Mighty-O Donuts for a sweet treat prior to riding clockwise asa group around the new Green Lake bike path. Each attending GLES student gets a free PTA sponsored donut. 

Fri, May 20 - BIKE EVERYWHERE DAY - Bike during this citywide event. See for details.

Sat, May 21 - GLES PLAY DATE - 2pm to 3pm at Meridian Park. Bike/roll/walk to and from the event. 

Weds, May 25 - GLES Bike Meetup at the Wallingford Farmers Market - Bike/roll/walk to the event at Meridian Park and meetup for a picnic dinner and fun. Meet on the west side of park in the grass.


Track your biking minutes on the Bike Tracker below. Through the Cascade Bicycle Club, GLES will be competing against other local elementary schools for the GOLDEN PEDAL award given to the school with the most combined minutes. Recognition will also be given to the top GLES student and class who bike the most during the month of May. 



(you must be a registered in the directory to watch- it's free!)