Here’s a list of schools in Pierce County that are starting late or closed Wednesday due to the weather:
Bethel School District: Closed.
Chief Leschi Schools: Two hours late. Buses are on road restriction routes.
Franklin Pierce School District: Gates High School and New Pathways School closed due to power outage.
Orting School District: Closed due to lack of power and roads blocked by fallen trees.
Puyallup School District: Edgerton, Fruitland and Pope schools closed because of power outages. No after school activities.
White River School District: Starting two hours late. No after-school activities.
Cascade Christian Schools: Frederickson campus is closed.
Carbonado School District: The schools in this area had power outages earlier, but school will start on time since the electricity is back on.
Stacia Glenn: 253-597-8653