Chief Leschi Schools

Snow Stops

  • Route 1

    Family Farm in Nisqually   8:00am

    Route 2

    356th & 21st Ave SW  (ACE Hardware in Federal Way)  8:10am
    Porter Way @ Pacific Hwy (Milton Lodge)                   8:40am
    70th Ave E & 26th St E (at APP gas station in Fife)         9:05am


    Route 3

    176th & Gem Heights (Win-co)                                 8:20am
    176th & Canyon  (Safeway parking lot by the PHO ) 8:45am
    140th & Canyon @ Les Schwab                                  9:10am  
    116th & Canyon @ Safeway                                       9:40am


    Route 4

    Cheers restaurant 115th & Bridgeport in Lakewood 8:30am
    Bridgeport Way (Target parking lot)                       9:05am


    Routes 5  

    112th & Pacific Ave (Cash & Carry)                         8:45am
    Pacific Ave @ 99th St (Dollar Tree)                           9:05am
    96th St S & Homer (Kaiser Permanente parking lot)   9:30am


    Route 6

    6th & Orchard  (Old Safeway)                 8:30am
    16th & MLK (at the People’s Center        8:55am
    19th & N. Mildred St. (TCC transit stop)  9:25am


    Route 7

    S 38th & S M St Safeway Park lot                           8:25am
    Tacoma Mall parking lot (in front of JC Penney’s) 8:55am
    56th & S Puget Sound Ave                                       9:20am

    Route 8

    Albertson’s parking lot in Milton 8:15am
    Winco Parking lot​​​   8:50am
    Rite Aid 13th & Main St.             9:15am
    7th & Meridian (Safeway/classy chassis parking lot)   9:36am


    Route 9

    72nd & Pacific Ave (Fred Myer on 72nd ST side)     9:05am
    E. 72nd St. & Portland Ave (Biglots parking lot)     9:35am


    Route 10

    5605 Pacific Ave (O’Reilly Auto parts) 9:00am
    5119 Portland Ave  (Army Reserve)     9:30am


    Route 11

    224th & Mountain Hwy (Fred Meyer)   8:15am
    Wal-Mart (208th & Mountain Hwy)      8:45am
    176th & Pacific Ave  (Halloween Store) 9:05am
    133rd & Pacific Ave (Saars Market)      9:30am


    Route 12

    156th & Meridian  (Target parking lot)           8:30am
    132nd & S. Meridian (Safeway Parking Lot)  9:05am
    South Hill Mall (in front of JC Penney’s)     9:30am


    Route 13

    1708 E 44th St (Community Health parking lot) 9:45am


    Route 14

    3009 Portland Ave (Tribal Administration building) 9:45am


    **You are welcome to use any snow stop on this list but make sure it is a Chief Leschi Schools bus that you are putting your children on to ride to school and remind them to ride the same route to get back to the same stop after school.  

Snow Routes

  • Zone 1 – Federal Way, Auburn, Edgewood, Milton, Fife, Sumner, NE Tacoma

    Routes: 2, 8 (West of 512)


    Zone 2 – Downtown Tacoma, West End, University Place, Hilltop, North End, Fircrest, South Tacoma (west side of I-5 & N of S 74th St)

    Routes:  6, 7


    Zone 3 – Eastside Tacoma, Upper Eastside Tacoma, Salishan, Midland, Columbia Ave, Puyallup (West of 66th Ave E & N of Hwy 512)(North of Hwy 512 & E of I-5)

    Routes:  9, 10, 13, 14


    Zone 4 – Lakewood, Parkland south of 512, Spanaway, Lakewood, Nisqually, Roy, McKenna (to Hwy 702), Graham,Orting, South Hill, Steilacoom, Dupont, Joint Base Lewis-McChord

    Routes: 1, 3, 4, 5, 9, 11, 12