February 9th Update

February 9th Update
Posted on 02/09/2024

Dana Yearbooks

2023-24 yearbooks are now available for pre-order. Reserve yours now for $30. Online only. Find it on the Dana Website.  https://sdusd.schoolcashonline.com/Fee/Details/17417/312/False/True

After School Needs Assessment

Site Governance team is the structure used at a school site for shared decision making. Members of the SGT include parents, administrators, staff and students to make collaborative decisions to improve instructional programs and culture of our school.


Our Site Governance Team (SGT) needs your input to make collaborative decisions regarding our school's afterschool programming. Please take a moment to fill out this survey. We are gathering your valuable input to provide quality options for after school academic enrichment programs. Please complete the survey linked here:



We will share your feedback at our next SGT meeting. 

Middle School Athletics Spring Registrations Now Open

SDUSD Middle School Athletics will now be offering cheer and wrestling this spring season along with flag football. Wrestling will be offered as a cluster with middle school students representing the high school within their middle school cluster. More information is on the Dana website under the sports tab. Cheer will support flag football and wrestling events.  Uniforms and pompoms are provided by SDUSD Middle School Athletics.


Spring registration is now open and accepting signups.

MSA Wrestling Registration - Spring

MSA Flag Football/Cheer Registration - Spring

Principal’s Coffee Update

Here is a link to the slides from this month’s coffee with the principal. Please join us in the coming months for topics like:

  • March 7:  Course Sequences
    -How do elective and math choices impact a student’s future course sequence?
  • April 18:  SEL @ Dana- planning for the future
    -How can we continue to embed more social-emotional learning in our school?
  • May 2:  State of the School- Looking to 24/25
    -What is the student experience at Dana, and how do we plan together for the future?

San Diego Unified 2024 Pre-Qualified Posting is now open

Are you interested in a career in education but not as a teacher? San Diego Unified is currently recruiting individuals interested in supporting our schools. The  2024 Pre-Qualification Application Timeline is below: Open and accepting applications: February 1, 2024 – February 15, 2024

  • Administrative Assistant I (*)
  • Elementary School Assistant (*)

* may also re-open late Spring Open and accepting applications: March 18, 2024 – April 1, 2024

School Clerk I/II

For more information, check out our Pre-Qualified Pools Information Page or for questions or more information contact [email protected]

Upcoming Dates in the next month 

Feb 13 - FoDaC meeting at 6:00 p.m. at Correia Middle

Feb 16 & 19 - No School – Presidents’ Day Holiday Weekend

Feb 22 - Orchestra Cluster Concert at 5:00 p.m. at Pt. Loma High School

Feb 22 - Band Cluster Concert at 7:00 p.m. at Pt. Loma High School

Feb 27 - Guitar Cluster Concert at 6:00 p.m. at Correia Middle

Feb 28 - School Site Council (SSC) Meeting at 3:00 p.m.

March 8 - Spirit Day - Mustache Day

March 8 - Variety Show from 6:00-9:00 pm at Dana Auditorium

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