Cooper Middle School

Cooper Middle School serves 941 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the GA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 92% 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 941 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 53 teachers has declined by 25% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 941 students
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 53 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 17:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.43 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 18:1 15:1
Asian
1%
3%
Hispanic
14%
13%
Black
74%
37%
White
8%
44%
Two or more races
3%
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.
0.43 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.
60%
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.
9%
7%

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
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 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 Grades Students
  • AustellGarrett Middle School
    5235 Austell Powder Springs Rd
    AustellGA 30106
    (770)819-2466
    1.2 mi | Gr. 6-8 | 844 students                      
  • AustellClarkdale Elementary School
    4605 Ewing Rd
    AustellGA 30106
    (770)819-2424
    1.2 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 576 students                      
  • AustellSouth Cobb High School
    Magnet School
    1920 Clay Rd
    AustellGA 30106
    (770)819-2611
    Magnet School

    1.5 mi | Gr. 9-12 | 1965 students                      
  • AustellAustell Elementary School
    5600 Mulberry St
    AustellGA 30106
    (770)819-5804
    1.8 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 444 students                      
  • AustellSanders Elementary School
    1550 Anderson Mill Rd
    AustellGA 30106
    (770)819-2568
    2.1 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 817 students                      

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