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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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Share Your Thoughts!

The Arcadia Unified School District is inviting you to participate in a community conversation that consists of one simple but important question, “What are some things you think our school is doing well and what are some things we can focus on in order to improve?” Click the link above to join the conversation.
Arcadia Unified ThoughtExchange 2021

See's Candy Yum-Raiser

Support Dana's Music Club by buying or selling delicious See's candies! Click on the headline above for directions and a link to purchase!
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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!
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Events

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