East Cobb Middle School

East Cobb Middle School serves 1,285 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the GA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 76% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 56%.
East Cobb Middle School operates within the Cobb County School District.

Overview

The student population of 1285 students has grown by 11% over five years.
The teacher population of 79 teachers has declined by 15% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 1,285 students
East Cobb Middle School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 79 teachers
East Cobb Middle School Total Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade East Cobb Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 14:1 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 16:1 15:1
East Cobb Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Asian
3%
3%
East Cobb Middle School Asian Students (1994-2013)
Hispanic
22%
13%
East Cobb Middle School Black Students (1994-2013)
Black
49%
37%
East Cobb Middle School Black Students (1994-2013)
White
24%
44%
East Cobb Middle School White Students (1994-2013)
Two or more races
2%
3%
East Cobb Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2013)
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 (1994-2013)
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.
57%
52%
East Cobb Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2013)
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%
7%
East Cobb Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 114,317 students has grown by 6% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $10,375 is higher than the state average of $9,939. The district revenue/student has grown by 5% over four years.
The district spending/student of $10,180 is less than the state average of $10,367. The district spending/student has grown by 10% over four years.
School District Name Cobb County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
116
5
Number of Students Managed 114,317 3,197
Cobb County School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $1,108 MM $34 MM
Cobb County School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $1,087 MM $36 MM
Cobb County School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $10,375 $9,939
Cobb County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $10,180 $10,367
Cobb County School District District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

Nearby 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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