Cooper Middle School

  • Cooper Middle School serves 995 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 36% (which is lower than the Georgia state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 36% (which is lower than the Georgia state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Georgia state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 92% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Georgia state average of 60%.

School Overview

  • Cooper Middle School's student population of 995 students has grown by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 57 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students995 students
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Total Classroom Teachers57 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Cooper Middle School's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Cooper Middle School is 0.46, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.68. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (GA)
Overall School Rank#1220 out of 2,174 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
36%
41%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
36%
41%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:116:1
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Asian
1%
4%
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Hispanic
17%
15%
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Black
71%
37%
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White
8%
40%
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Two or more races
3%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Cooper Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in GA.
Diversity Score0.460.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
62%
57%
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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: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

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