Cooper Middle School

Cooper Middle School serves 836 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the GA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 90% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 56%.
Cooper Middle School operates within the Cobb County School District.

Overview

The student population of 836 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 56 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 836 students
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 56 teachers
Students by Grade Cooper Middle School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 14:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.46 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 15:1 15:1
Cooper Middle School Student : Teacher Ratio (2002-2013)
Asian
1%
3%
Hispanic
12%
12%
Black
72%
37%
White
10%
44%
All Ethnic Groups Cooper Middle School Sch Ethnicity Cooper Middle School Sta Ethnicity
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.
0.46 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%
51%
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.
9%
7%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 112,433 students has grown by 5% over five years.
School District Name Cobb County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
114
6
Number of Students Managed 112,433 3,449
District Total Revenue $1,108 MM $34 MM
Cobb County School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $1,087 MM $36 MM
Cobb County School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $10,375 $9,939
Cobb County School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $10,180 $10,367
Cobb County School 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 South Cobb High School (1.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Garrett Middle School (1.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Clarkdale Elementary School (1.2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • AustellGarrett Middle School
    5235 Austell Powder Springs Rd
    AustellGA 30106
    (770)819-2466
    1.2 mi | 882 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • AustellClarkdale Elementary School
    4455 Wesley Dr
    AustellGA 30106
    (770)819-2422
    1.2 mi | 374 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • AustellSouth Cobb High School
    1920 Clay Rd
    AustellGA 30106
    (770)819-2611
    1.5 mi | 1967 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • AustellAustell Primary School
    5600 Mulberry St
    AustellGA 30106
    (770)819-5804
    1.8 mi | 303 students | Gr. PK-1                      
  • AustellSanders Elementary School
    1550 Anderson Mill Rd
    AustellGA 30106
    (770)819-2568
    2.1 mi | 893 students | Gr. PK-5                      

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Did You Know?
Cobb County, GA public schools have a diversity scoreThe 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. of 0.51, which is higher than the Georgia average of 0.4. The most diverse school district in Cobb County is Guam District School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Georgia or national school diversity statistics.