Mitkof Middle School
8 May 2023 / by Crystal Brown
About Mitkof Middle School
Mitkof Middle School is a public school located in Petersburg, Alaska. It is part of the Petersburg Borough School District and offers a comprehensive education to students in grades 6-8. The school has a strong emphasis on providing a safe and supportive learning environment for all students. Mitkof Middle School offers a variety of academic and extracurricular activities. The school has a strong focus on preparing students for high school and beyond. The school has a dedicated faculty and staff that strive to ensure that every student is successful in their academic pursuits. Mitkof Middle School also has an active parent-teacher organization that helps to foster a strong sense of community and support for all students. The school also offers a variety of after-school activities and clubs, such as drama, art, and band. Mitkof Middle School is a great place for students to get a quality education and to grow and develop as individuals.
500 N First St
Petersburg, AK 99833
6 – 8
Overview Mitkof Middle School
Mitkof Middle School serves 101 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 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).
Verdict on Mitkof Middle School
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 0.57, 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.