Mitkof Middle School

500 N First St
Petersburg, AK 99833
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
9/
10
Top 20%
Mitkof Middle School serves 98 students in grades 6-8.
Mitkof Middle School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Alaska for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 40-44% (which is higher than the Alaska state average of 36%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 65-69% (which is higher than the Alaska state average of 44%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Alaska state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 24% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is lower than the Alaska state average of 53% (majority American Indian).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 98 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 24%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 20% in AK
  • Math Proficiency
    : 40-44% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 65-69% (Top 10%)
  • 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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School Overview

Mitkof Middle School's student population of 98 students has stayed relatively flat 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
98 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
8 teachers
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School Rankings

Mitkof Middle School is ranked within the top 20% of all 443 schools in Alaska (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Mitkof Middle School is 0.41, 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 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (AK)
Overall Testing Rank
#71 out of 443 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
40-44%
36%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
65-69%
44%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
14:1
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American Indian
13%
22%
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Asian
5%
5%
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Hispanic
3%
8%
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Black
2%
2%
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White
76%
47%
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Hawaiian
n/a
3%
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Two or more races
1%
13%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.41
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
43%
39%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
4%
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Source: 2021-2022 (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 is ranked #71 out of 443 schools, which ranks it among the top 20% of public schools in Alaska.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
40-44% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 36% AK state average), while 65-69% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 44% AK state average).
How many students attend Mitkof Middle School?
98 students attend Mitkof Middle School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
76% of Mitkof Middle School students are White, 13% of students are American Indian, 5% of students are Asian, 3% of students are Hispanic, 2% of students are Black, and 1% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Mitkof Middle School?
Mitkof Middle School has a student ration of 12:1, which is lower than the Alaska state average of 14:1.
What grades does Mitkof Middle School offer ?
Mitkof Middle School offers enrollment in grades 6-8
What school district is Mitkof Middle School part of?
Mitkof Middle School is part of Petersburg Borough School District.

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 (2024)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 98 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 24%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 20%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 40-44% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 65-69% (Top 10%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AK Dept. of Education

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