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For the 2021 school year, there are 3 public schools serving 470 students in Petersburg Borough School District. This district's average testing ranking is 10/10, which is in the top 5% of public schools in Alaska.
Public Schools in Petersburg Borough School District have an average math proficiency score of 55% (versus the Alaska public school average of 36%), and reading proficiency score of 67% (versus the 40% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Petersburg Borough School District are Mitkof Middle School, Rae C. Stedman Elementary School and Petersburg High School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Petersburg Borough School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Alaska.
Minority enrollment is 31% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is less than the Alaska public school average of 52% (majority American Indian).

Overview

School District NamePetersburg Borough School District
School District Websitehttp://www.pcsd.us
School District Phone Number(907) 526-7656
School District Grades OfferedPK - 12
2018-2019 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (AK)
# of Schools3 Schools511 Schools
# of Students470 Students132,589 Students
# of Teachers33 Teachers7,730 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio14:117:1

District Rank

Petersburg Borough School District, which is ranked within the top 5% of all 54 school districts in Alaska (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-2019 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 90% has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2018-2019 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (AK)
Overall District Rank
#2 out of 54 school districts
(Top 5%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Petersburg Borough   School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
56%
39%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Petersburg Borough   School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of AK by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
69%
42%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Petersburg Borough   School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of AK by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Graduation Rate
≥90%
79%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Petersburg Borough   School District and public school graduation rate of AK by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.500.71
# of American Indian Students82 Students30,413 Students
% American Indian Students
17%
23%
# of Asian Students24 Students7,782 Students
% Asian Students
5%
6%
# of Hispanic Students14 Students8,824 Students
% Hispanic Students
3%
7%
# of Black Students12 Students3,837 Students
% Black Students
3%
3%
# of White Students322 Students63,056 Students
% White Students
68%
47%
# of Hawaiian Students12 Students3,910 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
3%
3%
# of Two or more races Students4 Students14,767 Students
% of Two or more races Students
1%
11%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:63,586
# of Students in Kindergarten:4210,146
# of Students in 1st Grade:3810,208
# of Students in 2nd Grade:4310,287
# of Students in 3rd Grade:2910,371
# of Students in 4th Grade:3110,363
# of Students in 5th Grade:4210,190
# of Students in 6th Grade:339,977
# of Students in 7th Grade:279,737
# of Students in 8th Grade:289,478
# of Students in 9th Grade:359,579
# of Students in 10th Grade:409,285
# of Students in 11th Grade:319,500
# of Students in 12th Grade:459,882
# of Ungraded Students: - -

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $21,189 in this school district is less than the state median of $24,474. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $20,566 is less than the state median of $24,972. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017This School DistrictThis State (AK)
Total Revenue$10 MM$10 MM
This chart display total revenue of Petersburg Borough   School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in AK by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending$10 MM$11 MM
This chart display total spending of Petersburg Borough   School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in AK by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$21,189$24,474
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Petersburg Borough   School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in AK by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$20,566$24,972
This chart display average spending per public school student in Petersburg Borough   School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in AK by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Best Petersburg Borough School District Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Rank: #11.
    Mitkof Middle School Math: 55-59% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    500 N First St
    Petersburg, AK 99833
    (907) 772-3860

    Grades: 6-8 | 88 students
  • Rank: #22.
    Rae C. Stedman Elementary School Math: 55-59% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    303 Dolphin St
    Petersburg, AK 99833
    (877) 526-7656

    Grades: PK-5 | 231 students
  • Rank: #33.
    Petersburg High School Math: 40-49% | Reading: 60-69%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    109 Charles W St
    Petersburg, AK 99833
    (907) 772-3861

    Grades: 9-12 | 151 students
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