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
Cooper Middle School Total Students (2002-2012)
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 56 teachers
Cooper Middle School Total Classroom Teachers (2002-2012)
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 less than the state average of 0.66. 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 (2002-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
3%
Cooper Middle School Asian (2002-2012)
Hispanic
12%
12%
Cooper Middle School Hispanic (2002-2012)
Black
72%
37%
Cooper Middle School Black (2002-2012)
White
10%
44%
Cooper Middle School White (2002-2012)
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 0.66
Cooper Middle School Diversity Score (2002-2012)
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%
Cooper Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (2002-2012)
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%
Cooper Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2002-2012)

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
5
Number of Students Managed 112,433 3,298
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: 2012 (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
  • Austell Garrett Middle School
    5235 Austell Powder Springs Rd
    Austell , GA , 30106
    (770)819-2466
    1.2  mi  |  882  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Austell Clarkdale Elementary School
    4455 Wesley Dr
    Austell , GA , 30106
    (770)819-2422
    1.2  mi  |  374  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Austell South Cobb High School
    1920 Clay Rd
    Austell , GA , 30106
    (770)819-2611
    1.5  mi  |  1967  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Austell Austell Primary School
    5600 Mulberry St
    Austell , GA , 30106
    (770)819-5804
    1.8  mi  |  303  students  |  Gr.  PK-1
  • Austell Sanders Elementary School
    1550 Anderson Mill Rd
    Austell , GA , 30106
    (770)819-2568
    2.1  mi  |  893  students  |  Gr.  PK-5

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