Richard Henry Dana Middle School

1401 South First Ave, Arcadia, CA 91006 | (626) 821-8361
  • Grades: 6-8
  • Student Enrollment: 775
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  • Mailing Address: 234 Campus Dr., Arcadia, CA 91007
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
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Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 775
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 33.3
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 23.3
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 393 (50.7%)
  • Females: 382 (49.3%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 54 (7.0%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 80 (10.3%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 134 (17.3%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Richard Henry Dana Middle School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian20.3%
Black162.1%
Asian55371.4%
Hispanic8911.5%
White11114.3%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Richard Henry Dana Middle School
  Number Percent
6th Grade25532.9%
7th Grade22629.2%
8th Grade29437.9%
Teacher Education Background (2009)
Percent With Ph.D.: 6.1%
Percent With Master's Degree: 24.2%
Percent With Bachelor's Degree: 12.1%
Teacher Credentials & Experience (2009)
Percent of Teachers With Emergency Credentials: 3.2%
Percent of Teachers With Credentials: 96.8%
Number of Certificated Staff: 33.0
Average Number of Years of Teacher Experience: 14.4
Average Age: 42.3
Source: CA Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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