Senior Portraits for the Yearbook

Contact Visual Photography for information on Senior Portraits for the Yearbook.

Early Start Fridays

Most Fridays are late start days with 1st period beginning at 8:40am. The following dates are early start Fridays; 1st period will begin at 7:30am: September 1, November 17, December 22, March 9 and May 25.

ASB Discount Card

Buy your ASB Discount Card in the Finance office beginning at Registration and all year long!

Front Desk Policy

The Front Desk will not accept items at the front desk to be delivered or picked up by students.

MCHS Education Foundation

The specific mission of the Mt. Carmel Education Foundation (MCEF) is to provide Mt. Carmel High School students with valuable and rewarding educational and work experiences by maximizing community support and involvement both within and beyond the Mt. Carmel High School campus.


MCHS PTSA facilitates the collaboration between the parent, teacher, and student teams to enhance students' lives. We encouraging active involvement of the teams through effective communication and programs.

First day of School

Wednesday, August 23 is the first day of school! New student and Freshman orientation will take place in the GYM at 7:30am. All students will report to their HOMEROOM at 10:00am  

Office Hours for Front Office and Library

ALL MCHS Offices will be CLOSED on August 18, from 1:10pm- 2:20pm for a Staff Meeting. We apologize for any inconvenience.

AP Summer Summer Assignments

Information on AP Summer Assignments can be found here

Make-up Registration

Make-up registration for ALL grade levels is Monday, August 21 from 1pm-4pm.


It is the goal of the Poway Unified School District that this website is accessible to all users. You can view our accessibility statement here.  Please contact our Web Administrator for any accessibility issues at
The Poway Unified School District (PUSD) is an equal opportunity employer/program and is committed to an active Nondiscrimination Program. PUSD prohibits discrimination, harassment, intimidation, and bullying based on actual or perceived ancestry, age, color, disability, gender, gender identity, gender expression, nationality, race or ethnicity, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or association with a person or a group with one or more of these actual or perceived characteristics. For more information, please contact the Title IX/Equity Compliance Officer, Associate Superintendent of Personnel Support Services, Poway Unified School District, 15250 Avenue of Science, San Diego, CA 92128-3406, 858-521-2800, extension 2761.

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