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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

Red Ribbon Month

October is Red Ribbon Month and the theme this year is, "Too Bright for Drugs." ASB has planned fun activities all month for spirit points! Click on the headline for the poster and more details.
a red ribbon

Peer Tutoring

Peer tutoring is starting on Tuesday, 10/1! Students can get online help from a high school student on Tuesday afternoons and from a fellow Mariner on Thursday afternoons. Click on the headline for the details and links!
student coming out of a laptop screen to high five another student

Arcadia's Got Talent

The AEF Video Contest, Take 2, is now in action! Click on the headline for more information and to view the flier.
a video camera and sign that says video contest

ASB Elections

Do you want to run for second semester ASB? Click on the headline for important information!
poster with finger saying we want you to run for office


Our Purpose:
To challenge and inspire students to make a positive and profound impact on their world.