COMMUNITY SPOTLIGHT POWAY Poway is both rural and cosmopolitan. Rich in history, natural beauty, culture, world-class equestrian facilities and properties, with over 100 acres dedicated to parks, biking & hiking trails, and sport facilities.
POWAY is both rural and cosmopolitan. Rich in history, natural beauty, culture, world-class equestrian facilities and properties, with over 100 acres dedicated to parks, biking & hiking trails, and sport facilities. A family oriented community that since 1981 has claimed the lowest overall crime rate of any city in San Diego County.
“Best city in San Diego County to raise a family”. – www.WalletHub.com –
POWAY RESIDENTS ENJOY A FABULOUS LIFESTYLE
Lake Poway is our crown jewel! Lake Poway provides exceptional outdoor recreational opportunities. Head up the mountain for a hike, picnic, or participate in one of the camping series. Whether your preference is renting a boat, dock fishing, or shoreline fishing, Lake Poway operates a well stocked concessions stand with bait, tackle, and fishing poles.
Blue Sky Ecological Reserve is a 700-acre canyon. Fully trained docents offer hands on experiences to identify and observe plants and animals, resource preservation activities, and programs. The Blue Sky Ecological Reserve Trail is a 4.5 mile trail that is good for all skill levels and primarily used for hiking.
Poway’s community calendar provides an exceptional blend of recreation, arts, leisure, and cultural programs. To view the calendar visit http://poway.org/events
Poway Center for the Performing Arts is a state-of-the-art 809-seat venue for professional performances ranging from major plays, concerts, to appearances by individual artists. The center also provides first class performance space for Poway Unified School District students and community based productions.
PRCA-Sanctioned Rodeo. The annual Poway rodeo features the traditions of the old West and cowboy heritage while honoring Poway’s 42 year history of hosting the rodeo.
POWAY’S AWARD-WINNING SCHOOL DISTRICT
Poway has earned a reputation for high quality of life and an award-winning school district. Over the years 17 schools in the Poway school district have been awarded as National Blue Ribbon Schools. National Blue Ribbon Schools Program recognizes public and private elementary, middle, and high schools based on their overall academic excellence or their progress in closing achievement gaps among student subgroups. The National Blue Ribbon School flag gracing an entry or flying overhead is a widely recognized symbol of exemplary teaching and learning.
Design39Campus implements an innovative approach to education based on students’ individual interests, which includes groups of students organized by common interest as well as learning space and equipment. In September 2015, Poway students Exceeded CAASPP standards by 31%. Athletes, Executives, and Entrepreneurs live in Poway for the Award-winning School District.
STUDENTS & PRO Sports Rancho Bernardo and Poway High Schools turn out some of best students going on to college and pro sports. Poway provides practice and world class opportunities for budding ball players. Sportsplex USA Poway is a 15 acre facility that offers tournament quality, professionally maintained softball fields with 300’ fences, electronic scoreboards and slow-pitch batting cages. Bring the family for a night of high energy fun and batting practice!
All information herein on the community and properties in Poway is deemed reliable but not guaranteed.
*Data on Poway At a Glance Via Poway.org, Realtor.com, San Diego MLS *As of Print Date. Copy © 2015 Cynthia Knox. Images on Poway 2 and Poway 4/5 Courtesy PreviewFirst.com