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 stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 79 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 1,285 students
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 79 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has stayed the same 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
Asian
3%
3%
Hispanic
22%
13%
Black
49%
37%
White
24%
44%
Two or more races
2%
3%
All Ethnic Groups
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
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%
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%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 114,317 students has grown by 7% over five years.
School District Name Cobb County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
116
5
Number of Students Managed 114,317 3,197
District Total Revenue $1,108 MM $34 MM
District Spending $1,087 MM $36 MM
District Revenue / Student $10,375 $9,939
District Spending / Student $10,180 $10,367
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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  • MariettaWheeler High School
    Magnet School
    375 Holt Rd Ne
    MariettaGA 30068
    (770)578-3266
    Magnet School

    0.1 mi | 2056 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • MariettaSedalia Park Elementary School
    Charter School
    2230 Lower Roswell Rd
    MariettaGA 30068
    (770)509-5162
    Charter School

    1 mi | 832 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • MariettaEastvalley Elementary School
    2570 Lower Roswell Rd
    MariettaGA 30068
    (770)578-7214
    1.1 mi | 654 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • MariettaPowers Ferry Elementary School
    403 Powers Ferry Rd Se
    MariettaGA 30067
    (770)578-7936
    1.6 mi | 472 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • MariettaSope Creek Elementary School
    3320 Paper Mill Rd Se
    MariettaGA 30067
    (770)916-7085
    1.8 mi | 1170 students | Gr. PK-5                      

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  • Recommended November 11, 2011 - 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 - Posted by Parent

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