In the fall, Janney has cross country running program for both girls and boys in 4th and 5th grades. There are tryouts usually within the first two weeks of school starting with almost 50 runners on team each year. Season lasts until end of October/early November.
Janney competes against other DCPS schools in the DCIAA championships/meets as well as other elementary schools in the DC metropolitan area in invitationals. Practice are twice a week: Friday after school and early Saturday mornings. The meets consist of a 2 mile cross country run at various locations. Meets are typically on weekdays after school and some Saturdays.
For more info contact Coach Jeff Davis.