Inclement Weather Conditions

During inclement weather Stepping Stones will strive to remain open. We reserve the right to close entirely if it is unsafe for our staff to get to school. Please observe the following during unexpected school late starts and closures.

SUMNER SCHOOL DISTRICT students

If Sumner School District Calls a Late Start (2 Hour Delay)

Before Care Canceled for All Programs

All Programs (Toddlers, Primary & Lower Elementary) Begin at 9AM

*Stepping Stones will remain open until 6:00pm and provide after care for all programs.

 If Sumner School District is Closed: 

Stepping Stones will be open for all programs between 8:00am and 4:00pm for care only. Space available will be based on what staff can arrive to Stepping Stones.

PUYALLUP SCHOOL DISTRICT STUDENTS

If Puyallup or Sumner School District Calls a Late Start (2 Hour Delay)

Before Care Canceled for Shaw Road Students

*Stepping Stones will remain open until 6:00pm and provide after care for all programs.

If Both Puyallup and Sumner School Districts are Closed:

Stepping Stones will be open for all programs between 8:00am and 4:00pm for care only. Space available will be based on what staff can arrive to Stepping Stones.

If Only Puyallup School District is Closed

No Care Provided for Shaw Road Students

*Care Only refers to teachers and support staff providing a safe and engaging place for students in lieu of a typical school day.  The day’s schedule will be determined by weather along with number of students present.  Students can engage in works, arts and crafts and play during.

Appropriate Attire

Please be sure to send your student with hats, gloves and a warm, winter jacket. Extra sets of clothing is also important. Thank you for helping us keep your child warm!