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About Dana

Dana Middle School is a 2021 California Distinguished School and also earned this title in 2013. The Dana Middle School community holds high expectations for all of its members. Our purpose is to create responsible citizens with a lifelong passion for learning and excellence. Through a variety of educational experiences, we strive to develop self-reliance, integrity, and respect for others.

DMS in the News

American Idols Ruben Studdard and Clay Aiken to perform in Arcadia!

Have you bought your tickets yet to catch these history-making American Idol icons reunite 20 years after their head-to-head Season 2 American Idol finale back in 2003? This incredible show is a one-night event on September 23 at 8 p.m. in the Arcadia Performing Arts Center. Tickets are going fast to this special Gala Concert to benefit performing arts programs in our Arcadia Unified schools. Purchase tickets for your family here.
Ruben and Clay

Cross Country Schedule

Dana's cross country team has been training hard and is ready to race! Click on the headline for the meet schedule.
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Volleyball Schedule

Come cheer for Dana's girls volleyball team! Click on the headline to view the schedule.
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Football Schedule

It's football season! Click on the headline to view Dana's football schedule. Come cheer on the Mariners against the rest of the 210 league!
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Student Study Center

The Student Study Center provides a quiet place for students to work after school. Student tutors are available there to help. Click on the headline to see the flier for more information!
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Our Purpose:
To challenge and inspire students to make a positive and profound impact on their world.