More than 17,000 K-12 students in Napa, American Canyon and Yountville started school Wednesday morning.
It's a short week with short days: Elementary, middle and high schools alike are releasing their students at lunchtime through Friday.
Here's the calendar for the rest of the school year in the .
Important dates this fall include:
Sept. 5, Labor Day holiday
Oct. 3-7, minimum class day: parent-teacher conferences at elementary and middle schools
Nov. 11, Veterans Day holiday
Nov. 21-22, furlough days: no classes
Nov. 23-15, Thanksgiving holiday
Dec. 19, winter recess through Jan. 6
Source: Napa Valley Unified School District