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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.

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Coronavirus and School Closure Information

We are continuing to update our dedicated Coronavirus webpage during our school closure. Please visit this page for the latest information. We are here for you. #Schoolsclosedheartsopen
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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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New Beginnings for Arcadia Unified's Dana Drill Team

Bright red flags swirling high in the air can be spotted down Arcadia’s Louise Avenue as the Dana Middle School Drill Team prepared for its competitive season with a fresh face on the lead: new Drill Team director, Joseph Kidd. Read more here!
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Our Purpose:
To challenge and inspire students to make a positive and profound impact on their world.