With teachers on the picket line, Tacoma School District classrooms will be empty, but its playing fields will be full.
“It’s business as usual for sports,” Wilson athletic director John Portenier said. “We’ll continue to have athletics.”
While practices and events will continue as scheduled, there is one hitch. Coaches cannot step onto school campuses until 2:30 p.m.
“That’s after our contracted day as teachers,” said Foss High football coach Ken Baker, who also teaches math and wood technology.
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