Public Schools in Petersburg, Alaska

There are 3 Public Schools in Petersburg, Alaska, serving a population of 3,087 people in an area of 45 square miles. There is 1 Public School per 1,029 people, and 1 Public School per 14 square miles.

In Alaska, Petersburg is ranked 206th of 365 cities in Public Schools per capita, and 126th of 365 cities in Public Schools per square mile.

List of Petersburg Public Schools

Find Petersburg, Alaska public schools, including charter schools, k-12, elementary, middle, and high schools.


Mitkof Middle School 500 1st Street Petersburg, AK

Petersburg High School 109 Charles West Street Petersburg, AK

Rae C. Stedman Elementary 303 Dolphin Street Petersburg, AK

About Petersburg Public Schools

Petersburg Public Schools are tuition-free, publicly funded schools that are legally required to accept and provide an education to all children from Kindergarten age through Grade 12 in Petersburg, AK. Each of the fifty state constitutions includes a requirement for the provision of a Public School system, and each state, including Alaska, also has a compulsory education law that requires school-age children to attend school.

You may contact Public Schools for questions about:
  • Petersburg Public School calendars
  • Admissions policies and enrollment
  • Petersburg school district
  • Academics and school curriculum
  • School buses and transportation

Petersburg Public School Statistics

Find Petersburg Public School Enrollment and Educational Attainment (Age 25+). Data Source: U.S. Census Bureau; American Community Survey, 2017 ACS 5-Year Estimates.

Petersburg Public School Enrollment
 PetersburgPetersburg Borough
Nursery & Preschool Enrollment37 (56.1%)37 (48.7%)
Kindergarten Enrollment20 (100.0%)20 (100.0%)
Elementary School Enrollment (Grades 1-4)149 (96.8%)173 (97.2%)
Elementary School Enrollment (Grades 5-8)153 (98.1%)153 (98.1%)
High School Enrollment (Grades 9-12)151 (97.4%)151 (97.4%)
Petersburg Educational Attainment (Age 25+)
 PetersburgPetersburg Borough
Less than 9th Grade Education59 (2.9%)59 (2.7%)
9-12th Grade (No Diploma)149 (7.3%)169 (7.8%)
High School Graduate (Including Equivalency)623 (30.5%)652 (29.9%)

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