Petersburg Borough School District

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  • For the 2018-19 school year, there are 3 public schools managed by Petersburg Borough School District serving 459 students in Petersburg, Alaska.
  • Minority enrollment is 28% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is less than the Alaska state average of 52%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is less than the state average of 17:1.

Petersburg Borough School District (2018-19)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Petersburg Mitkof Middle School
    500 N. First Street
    Petersburg, AK 99833
    (907)772-3860

    Grades: 6-8 | 103 students
  • Petersburg Petersburg High School
    109 Charles W Street
    Petersburg, AK 99833
    (907)772-3861

    Grades: 9-12 | 141 students
  • Petersburg Rae C. Stedman Elementary School
    303 Dolphin Street
    Petersburg, AK 99833
    (907)772-4786

    Grades: PK-5 | 215 students

Overview

School District NamePetersburg Borough School District
# of Schools3
# of Students459
# of Teachers32
Student : Teacher Ratio14
# of Male Students234
% Male Students
51%
# of Female Students225
% Female Students
49%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.46
# of American Indian Students66
% American Indian Students
14%
# of Asian Students23
% Asian Students
5%
# of Hispanic Students21
% Hispanic Students
5%
# of Black Students8
% Black Students
2%
# of White Students330
% White Students
72%
# of Hawaiian Students10
% of Hawaiian Students
2%
# of Two or more races Students1
% of Two or more races Students
n/a

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:2
# of Students in Kindergarten:44
# of Students in 1st Grade:30
# of Students in 2nd Grade:31
# of Students in 3rd Grade:45
# of Students in 4th Grade:33
# of Students in 5th Grade:30
# of Students in 6th Grade:28
# of Students in 7th Grade:35
# of Students in 8th Grade:40
# of Students in 9th Grade:30
# of Students in 10th Grade:42
# of Students in 11th Grade:36
# of Students in 12th Grade:33
# of Ungraded Students: -

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 2014-2015 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 90% has increased from 80-84% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (AK)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
43%
34%
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 2014-15 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
50%
38%
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 2014-15 school year data.
Graduation Rate≥90%
75%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Petersburg Borough School District and public school graduation rate of AK by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $20,618 in this school district is less than the state average of $25,156. The school district revenue/student has declined by 5% over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $21,522 is less than the state average of $25,337. The school district spending/student has declined by 5% over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 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 2015-16 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 2015-16 school year data.
Revenue / Student$20,618$25,156
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 2015-16 school year data.
Spending / Student$21,522$25,337
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 2015-16 school year data.
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Did You Know?
Petersburg Borough School District public schools have a diversity score of 0.46, which is higher than the Alaska average of 0.35. The most diverse school in the district is Petersburg High School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Alaska or national school diversity statistics.