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Katy Independent School District

Rylander Elementary

Rylander Read, Deed, Run  Program,-Deed,-Run/RDR%20logo.png

Read, Deed, and Run


What is Read, Deed, and Run? 

RDR is an all-encompassing program for the WHOLE child.

Students in grades 3, 4 & 5, commit to a 26 week program in which they will read 26 books (or 2600 pages), perform 26 good deeds in the community, and run a total of 26.2 miles


Students run their final 1.2 miles in a "race" to earn their Finisher's t-shirt and medal. 

Read Requirement:

Students are required to read 26 books or 2600 pages.

Books read in school can count towards the Read requirement.

Books must be on the student's reading level.

Record of the books read will be kept in the student's RDR book. 

Deed Requirement:

Students are required to perform 26 deeds in or for the community.

one deed = one hour of service​

Deed opportunities will be communicated throughout the program.

A Deed opportunity is NEVER required, it is completely up to the student and their family to decide if they wish to participate. 

Run Requirement:

Students are required to Run a total of 25 miles throughout the course of the program.

On Run Days, students will run a mile on a course supervised by coaches.  Staff will be with students at all times

Students will need to dress appropriately – shorts, t-shirts, and tennis shoes.






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