Cooper Middle School

  • Cooper Middle School serves 899 students in grades 6-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the GA average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 93% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 58%.
  • Cooper Middle School operates within the Cobb County School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 899 students has grown by 7% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 54 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 899 students
Cooper Middle School Total Students (2003-2015)
Gender % Cooper Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 54 teachers
Cooper Middle School Total Teachers (2003-2015)
Students by Grade Cooper Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 15:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.47 is more than the state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (GA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1 16:1
Cooper Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (2003-2015)
Asian
1%
4%
Cooper Middle School Asian Students (2003-2015)
Hispanic
17%
14%
Cooper Middle School Black Students (2003-2015)
Black
71%
37%
Cooper Middle School Black Students (2003-2015)
White
7%
42%
Cooper Middle School White Students (2003-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Cooper Middle School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
4%
3%
Cooper Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Cooper Middle School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown GA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.47 0.41
Cooper Middle School Diversity Score (2003-2015)
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%
57%
Cooper Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (2004-2015)
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.
11%
6%
Cooper Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2004-2015)

District Comparison

  • Cobb County School District's student population of 111,751 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $10,104 is higher than the state average of $10,007. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $9,494 is less than the state average of $9,869. The district spending/student has declined by 6% over four years.
School District Name Cobb County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
111
5
Number of Students Managed 111,751 3,306
Cobb County School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $1,111 MM $33 MM
Cobb County School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $1,044 MM $33 MM
Cobb County School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $10,104 $10,007
Cobb County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $9,494 $9,869
Cobb County School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

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