Petersburg Borough School District

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  • For the 2020 school year, there are 3 public schools in Petersburg Borough School District, serving 470 students.
  • Public school in Petersburg Borough School District have an average math proficiency score of 38% (versus the Alaska public school average of 32%), and reading proficiency score of 54% (versus the 39% statewide average). This district's average school ranking is in the top 10% of public schools in Alaska.
  • The top ranked public school in Petersburg Borough School District are Rae C. Stedman Elementary School, Mitkof Middle School and Petersburg High School. Overall school rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
  • 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).
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is less than the Alaska public school average of 17:1.

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
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (AK)
# of Schools3 Schools509 Schools
# of Students470 Students132,872 Students
# of Teachers33 Teachers7,748 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio14:117:1

District Comparison

  • Petersburg Borough School District, which is ranked within the top 10% of all 54 school districts in Alaska (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-2017 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 90% has increased from 80% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (AK)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
40%
35%
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 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
54%
41%
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 2016-17 school year data.
Graduation Rate≥90%
78%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Petersburg Borough   School District and public school graduation rate of AK by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.500.71
# of American Indian Students82 Students30,415 Students
% American Indian Students
17%
23%
# of Asian Students24 Students7,785 Students
% Asian Students
5%
6%
# of Hispanic Students14 Students8,868 Students
% Hispanic Students
3%
7%
# of Black Students12 Students3,866 Students
% Black Students
3%
3%
# of White Students322 Students63,227 Students
% White Students
68%
47%
# of Hawaiian Students12 Students3,914 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
3%
3%
# of Two or more races Students4 Students14,797 Students
% of Two or more races Students
1%
11%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:63,586
# of Students in Kindergarten:4210,196
# of Students in 1st Grade:3810,243
# of Students in 2nd Grade:4310,331
# of Students in 3rd Grade:2910,409
# of Students in 4th Grade:3110,398
# of Students in 5th Grade:4210,229
# of Students in 6th Grade:3310,007
# of Students in 7th Grade:279,741
# of Students in 8th Grade:289,478
# of Students in 9th Grade:359,584
# of Students in 10th Grade:409,285
# of Students in 11th Grade:319,503
# of Students in 12th Grade:459,882
# of Ungraded Students: - -

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $20,618 in this school district is less than the state average of $24,325. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $21,522 is less than the state average of $24,500. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (AK)
Total Revenue$9 MM$10 MM
This chart display total revenue of Petersburg Borough   School District and average revenue for each school distric in AK by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending$10 MM$10 MM
This chart display total spending of Petersburg Borough   School District and average spending for each school distric in AK by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Revenue / Student$20,618$24,325
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Petersburg Borough   School District and average revenue per public school student in AK by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending / Student$21,522$24,500
This chart display average spending per public school student in Petersburg Borough   School District and average spending per public school student in AK by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Petersburg Borough School District Public Schools (2020)

  • School (Math/Reading Proficiency) Location
    Grades
    Students
  • Mitkof Middle School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank: Top 30%
    500 N First St
    Petersburg, AK 99833
    (907)772-3860

    Grades: 6-8 | 88 students
  • Petersburg High School Math: 25-29% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank: Top 50%
    109 Charles W St
    Petersburg, AK 99833
    (907)772-3861

    Grades: 9-12 | 151 students
  • Rae C. Stedman Elementary School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank: Top 30%
    303 Dolphin St
    Petersburg, AK 99833
    (877)526-7656

    Grades: PK-5 | 231 students
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