Cooper Middle School

4605 Ewing Rd
Austell, GA 30106
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Cooper Middle School serves 1,033 students in grades 6-8.
Cooper Middle School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Georgia for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 41% (which is lower than the Georgia state average of 42%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 33% (which is lower than the Georgia state average of 42%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Georgia state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 93% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Georgia state average of 60% (majority Black).

School Overview

Cooper Middle School's student population of 1,033 students has grown by 9% over five school years.
The teacher population of 62 teachers has grown by 16% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students1,033 students
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Total Classroom Teachers62 teachers
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School Comparison

Cooper Middle School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,188 schools in Georgia (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Cooper Middle School is 0.46, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.69. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (GA)
Overall Testing Rank
#1136 out of 2188 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
41%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
33%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
1%
4%
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Hispanic
18%
15%
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Black
71%
37%
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White
7%
40%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.460.69
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Eligible for Free Lunch
60%
56%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
12%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCobb County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Cooper Middle 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)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Austell Clarkdale Elementary School Math: 37% | Reading: 34%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 787 students
    1.2 miles
    4725 Ewing Rd
    Austell, GA 30106
    (770) 819-2422
    1.2 PK-5 787
  • Austell Garrett Middle School Math: 21% | Reading: 26%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 857 students
    1.2 miles
    5235 Austell Powder Springs Rd
    Austell, GA 30106
    (770) 819-2466
    1.2 6-8 857
  • Austell South Cobb High School Math: 29% | Reading: 43%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,958 student
    1.5 miles
    1920 Clay Rd
    Austell, GA 30106
    (770) 819-2611
    1.5 9-12 1,958
  • Austell Austell Elementary School Math: 34% | Reading: 43%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 494 students
    1.8 miles
    5600 Mulberry St
    Austell, GA 30106
    (770) 819-5804
    1.8 PK-5 494
  • Austell Sanders Elementary School Math: 28% | Reading: 29%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 715 students
    2.1 miles
    1550 Anderson Mill Rd
    Austell, GA 30106
    (770) 819-2568
    2.1 PK-5 715

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