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Dana Middle School Color Guard and Band
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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

Leader in Me

Want to see what is happening at Dana related to the Leader in Me? Click on the headline above.
Leader in Me sign with crayons

Outdoor Science School

Attention all 6th graders and parents! OSS is right around the corner so it's time to start getting ready! Click the headline for more info.
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All Arcadia Unified Schools Named to California Honor Roll

Final report card season is underway, and each Arcadia Unified school has made it onto the 2017 - 2018 Educational Results Partnership (ERP) Honor Roll. Arcadia Unified is the only school district to have each of its schools honored on ERP’s Scholar Honor Roll.
ERP Honor Roll Banner and Arcadia Unified School Logos

210 League Fall Sports

Dana is taking on other schools in volleyball, football, and cross country this season in the 210 League! Click on the headline to view game schedules.
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Our Purpose:
To challenge and inspire students to make a positive and profound impact on their world.