East Cobb Middle School

East Cobb Middle School serves 1,281 students in grades 6 - 8.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the GA average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 77% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 57%.
East Cobb Middle School operates within the Cobb County School District.

School Overview

The student population of 1281 students has grown by 9% over five years.
The teacher population of 76 teachers has declined by 15% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 1,281 students
East Cobb Middle School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % East Cobb Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 76 teachers
East Cobb Middle School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade East Cobb Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 12:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.66 is more than the state average of 0.40. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (GA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1 16:1
East Cobb Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Asian
3%
4%
East Cobb Middle School Asian Students (1994-2014)
Hispanic
22%
13%
East Cobb Middle School Black Students (1994-2014)
Black
49%
37%
East Cobb Middle School Black Students (1994-2014)
White
23%
43%
East Cobb Middle School White Students (1994-2014)
Two or more races
3%
3%
East Cobb Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
All Ethnic Groups East Cobb Middle School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown GA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.66 0.40
East Cobb Middle School Diversity Score (1994-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
60%
56%
East Cobb Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
7%
6%
East Cobb Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 110,001 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district revenue/student of $10,277 is less than the state average of $10,365. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The district spending/student of $9,889 is less than the state average of $9,935. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Cobb County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
115
5
Number of Students Managed 110,001 3,213
Cobb County School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
District Total Revenue $1,102 MM $36 MM
Cobb County School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $1,061 MM $34 MM
Cobb County School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $10,277 $10,365
Cobb County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $9,889 $9,935
Cobb County School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools:

The nearest high school is Wheeler High School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is George W. Hartmann Center (1.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Sedalia Park Elementary School (1 miles away)
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  • MariettaWheeler High School
    0.1 miles | Grades: 9-12 | 2125 students375 Holt Rd Ne
    MariettaGA 30068
    (770)578-3266
    0.19-122125
  • MariettaSedalia Park Elementary School
    Charter School
    1 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 836 students2230 Lower Roswell Rd
    MariettaGA 30068
    (770)509-5162
    1PK-5836
  • MariettaEastvalley Elementary School
    1.1 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 673 students2570 Lower Roswell Rd
    MariettaGA 30068
    (770)578-7214
    1.1PK-5673
  • MariettaPowers Ferry Elementary School
    1.6 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 445 students403 Powers Ferry Rd Se
    MariettaGA 30067
    (770)578-7936
    1.6PK-5445
  • MariettaSope Creek Elementary School
    1.8 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 1169 students3320 Paper Mill Rd Se
    MariettaGA 30067
    (770)916-7085
    1.8PK-51169

School Reviews

Administrators are vey biased and unfair!! I came to the school to address a concern I have with my child and they treated me like I was unworthy. I have never experience this type of treatment from educator or adminstrator
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