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About Dana

Dana Middle School is a 2013 California Distinguished School and a 1997-1998 Blue Ribbon School of Excellence.  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

Pali Institute Webinar

Are you a parent or a student who wants to learn more about the 8th grade camp, Pali? Join us for a 45-minute webinar hosted by the Pali Institute team on May 23 at 5:30. Click on the headline for more information and to RSVP.
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Penny Wars

Penny Wars is coming up! It will run from May 21 to May 29. Click on the headline for more info and start saving your coins!
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Apache Pow Wow

Click on the headline above to read the bimonthly student newsletter from Arcadia High School.
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Dana News

Want to know everything that's happening at Dana? Click on the headline above to watch our student-produced news broadcast!
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Our Purpose:
To challenge and inspire students to make a positive and profound impact on their world.