Battle of the Schools 2023 – October 21, 2023

By October 13, 2023 News & Announcements

Gear up for the ultimate school showdown on October 21, 2023, at Milan Dragway! The Battle of the Schools, presented by Washtenaw Community College, offers a chance for high school and college students, along with instructors, to line up lane-to-lane in a thrilling race for school pride. Got a student ID and driver’s license? You’re in! Represent your school, show off your drag racing skills, and let’s see which institution takes the crown. Start your engines… may the best school – and driver – win.


  • Bracket One: 12.00 – 15.99 High School / College Students Only
  • Bracket Two: 16.00 & Slower High School / College Students Only
  • Bike Class: College Students & Instructors Only – Open Time, No Bracket
  • Electric Vehicle – High School / College Students & Instructors – Open Time, No Bracket
  • Instructor Only Bracket Race – Open Time

Track Times / Schedule:

  • Gates Open: 9:00 AM
  • Time Trials: 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM
  • Lunch Break: 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM
  • Eliminations: 1:00 PM


  • $25 to race
  • $20 to spectate
  • $10 Kids 12 – 15
  • FREE Kids 11 – Under
  • FREE spectator admission with a Valid Washtenaw Community College ID!

Driver’s License and valid Student ID required. You must be a current High School or College Student to participate. Students under 18 require a signed consent form (available here) this form must be signed by BOTH parents/guardians to race. One parent/guardian to spectate. Cars must have seatbelts. Helmets required for 13.99 and quicker. Must wear long pants and a shirt with sleeves (no tank tops). Instructors require valid ID.