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WEBSTER GROVES, Mo. (KSDK) - A local school encouraged its kids to hit the street with their feet Monday morning. It wasWalk to School Day at The College School, which is a preschool through eighth grade independent school in Webster Groves.

More than 250 students, parents and staff members met at different locations throughout the city and county and were seen walking to school in large groups. Some walked as much as three and a half miles.

The event promotes alternative modes of transportation, health, and community.