Details overview

Hours 9:00 AM - 3:45 PM
School leader Scott Irwin
District San Diego Unified School District
Transportation options Yes

Programs

Basic school information

Dress code Dress code
Day or Boarding offered Day school
Coed/Single-gender Mixto

Academic focus and philosophy

Academic themes / Areas of focus General - school does not emphasize one particular subject

Classes

3
Visual Arts
including: Drawing / Sketching
3
Music
including: Orchestra
0
Languages
Music Band
Jazz band
Orchestra
Performing & written arts Creative writing
Dance
Drama
Media arts None
Visual arts Design
Drawing / Sketching
Painting
World languages taught None

Support

13
Facilities
including: Performance stage
Facilities Art room
Auditorium
Cafeteria
Garden / Greenhouse
Internet access
Library
Multi-purpose room ("Cafegymatorium")
Music room
Parent involvement center
Performance stage
Playground
Science lab
Computer lab
Extra learning resources Counseling
Differentiated learning programs
Specialized programs for specific types of special education students Specific learning disabilities
Speech and language impairments

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Students

Student diversity

  This school
White 51%
Hispanic 33%
Two or more races 8%
Black 5%
Asian 2%
Filipino 1%
Pacific Islander 0%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0%
Source: See notes

Students by group

  This school
Female 48%
Male 52%
Students participating in a free or reduced-price lunch program 42%
English Language Learners 12%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

0
Girls Sports
0
Boys Sports
3
Clubs
including: Dance club
Girls sports None
Boys sports None
Clubs Chess club
Dance club
Girl Scouts
Extended care / Extended programs After
Before
After school program offered Yes

Culture

Parent involvement Attend parent nights
Chaperone school trips
Join PTO / PTA
Monitor the playground
Organize cultural events
Organize fundraising events
Present special topics during curricular units
Serve on school improvement team or governance council
Volunteer in the classroom
Volunteer time after school
Students typically come from these schools Loma Portal Elementary
  Silver Gate Elementary
  Sunset View Elementary
Students typically continue on to these schools Correia Junior High School

Teachers

14
Staff
including: Librarian / media specialist
Staff Art teacher
Computer specialist
Dance teacher
ELL / ESL Coordinator
Gifted Specialist
Librarian / media specialist
Nurse
School psychologist
Speech therapist(s)
Coach(es)
Assistant principal
Music teacher
PE instructor
Special education coordinator
World languages spoken by staff None
Spanish

Neighborhood

Transportation options Buses / vans provided for students
Partnerships with local resources and organizations Yes
Partner OB People's Coop
  Barron's Market
  San Diego Light & Sound
  USS Bonhomme Richard

Enrollment

Learn more Www.danamiddle.com
Ways to enroll/attend this school Live in the attendance zone
Type of application deadline One deadline
Application deadline 03/29/2013

Sources

Student diversity CA Dept. of Education, 2013-2014
Students by group CA Dept. of Education, 2013-2014