Public schools at all levels in the Poway Unified School District begin fall classes on Aug. 25, including Mt. Carmel High School and Westview High School.

Parents and students can check http://powayusd.sdcoe.k12.ca.us for start times and to find other information on the new school year.

The 2010-2011 school year continues through June 9, 2011.  Thanksgiving break is Nov. 22-26, Winter break is Dec. 20-31, and Spring break is April 4-8.