500 N First St
Petersburg, AK 99833
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
10/
10
Top 5%
Mitkof Middle School serves 101 students in grades 6-8.
Mitkof Middle School placed in the top 5% of all schools in Alaska for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 55-59% (which is higher than the Alaska state average of 39%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 70-74% (which is higher than the Alaska state average of 42%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is equal to the Alaska state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 38% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is lower than the Alaska state average of 53% (majority American Indian).

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 101 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 38%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 5% in AK
  • Math Proficiency
    : 55-59% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 70-74% (Top 5%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AK Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Mitkof Middle School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Alaska for:

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Attribute

School Overview

Mitkof Middle School's student population of 101 students has grown by 9% over five school years.
The teacher population of 8 teachers has grown by 14% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 6-8
Total Students
101 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
8 teachers
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School Rankings

Mitkof Middle School is ranked within the top 5% of all 461 schools in Alaska (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Mitkof Middle School is 0.57, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.71. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (AK)
Overall Testing Rank
#23 out of 461 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
55-59%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
70-74%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
13:1
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American Indian
21%
22%
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Asian
9%
5%
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Hispanic
4%
7%
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Black
3%
3%
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White
62%
47%
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Hawaiian
1%
3%
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Two or more races
n/a
13%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.57
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
42%
39%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
4%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AK Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Mitkof Middle School's ranking?

Mitkof Middle School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Alaska for: Highest overall rank (Top 5%), Highest math proficiency (Top 20%) and Highest reading/language arts proficiency (Top 5%).

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?

55-59% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 39% AK state average), while 70-74% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 42% AK state average).

How many students attend Mitkof Middle School?

101 students attend Mitkof Middle School.

What is the ethnic breakdown of the student body?

62% of Mitkof Middle School students are White, 21% of students are American Indian, 9% of students are Asian, 4% of students are Hispanic, 3% of students are Black, and 1% of students are Hawaiian.

What is the student:teacher ratio of Mitkof Middle School?

Mitkof Middle School has a student ration of 13:1, which is equal to the Alaska state average of 13:1.

What grades does Mitkof Middle School offer ?

Mitkof Middle School offers enrollment in grades 6-8

School Reviews

5   5/25/2009
The academics and sports are very good with this school. They also have great and fun classes. This would be a great choice for your child to choose.
- Posted by Student/Alumni - holly

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 101 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 38%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 5%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 55-59% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 70-74% (Top 5%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AK Dept. of Education

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