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School leader:  Scott Irwin
1775 Chatsworth Boulevard
San Diego, CA 92106-3709

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(619) 225-3897
(619) 225-3878
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Best known for
"Visual & Performing Arts Programs"

BASIC INFORMATION

  • Before / After care
    After, Before
  • Dress policy
    Dress code
  • Transportation
    Buses / vans provided for students
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PROGRAMS & CULTURE

  • Academic focus
    General - school does not emphasize one particular subject
  • Arts
    None, Band, Jazz band, Orchestra, Creative writing, Dance...
  • World languages
    None
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33 reviews

Community rating

How would you rate your experience at this school?

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1 STAR
8

Recent Comments


Overall:
Submitted by a community member · January 12, 2016
Bad idea! Not wise to run a middle school for 9-11 year old children. The teachers have over a 150 students, so if your child struggles in any academic area, they will fall further behind. Sadly, the teaching staff at this school label children... more

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Submitted by a parent · November 18, 2015
Unfortunately the new principal has sunk this school. He is extremely difficult to talk to and spends a great deal of effort to avoid talking with parents one on one. He does not appear to have concern for individual students. He is dismissive,... more

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Submitted by a community member · May 05, 2015
This is one of the worst schools I have ever been to. Some reviews say the academics are too rigorous. Those people must have the minds of some primitive cave man! There is little to no homework, and a very small percentage of teachers are... more

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Submitted by a community member · April 08, 2015
Well i am a 6th grader at Dana and it has been a really good experience. My teachers will take you for after school tutoring if you need it. They try to work with your schedule, and they keep your children well behaved. So I recommend this... more

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Dana
1775 Chatsworth Boulevard, San Diego, CA  92106-3709
Rating: 3 out of 5 based on 33 reviews. (619) 225-3897
Last modified Dana is a Public school that serves grades 5-6. It has received a GreatSchools rating of 9 out of 10 based on academic quality.
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