Cousins Middle School

8187 Carlton Trl Nw
Covington, GA 30014
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Cousins Middle School serves 830 students in grades 6-8.
Cousins Middle School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Georgia for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 30% (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 16:1 is higher than the Georgia state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 60% of the student body (majority Black), which is equal to the Georgia state average of 60% (majority Black).

Top Placements

Cousins Middle School places among the top 20% of public schools in Georgia for:

School Overview

Cousins Middle School's student population of 830 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 52 teachers has declined by 10% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students830 students
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Total Classroom Teachers52 teachers
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School Comparison

Cousins 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 Cousins Middle School is 0.64, 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
#1403 out of 2188 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
30%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
33%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
1%
4%
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Hispanic
10%
15%
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Black
44%
37%
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White
40%
40%
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Hawaiian
n/a
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Two or more races
5%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.640.69
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Eligible for Free Lunch
60%
56%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNewton County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Cousins Middle School is Newton High School (2.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Indian Creek Middle School (3.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Fairview Elementary School (1.5 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Covington Fairview Elementary School Math: 25% | Reading: 33%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 494 students
    1.5 miles
    3325 Fairview Rd
    Covington, GA 30016
    (770) 784-2959
    1.5 PK-5 494
  • Oxford Flint Hill Elementary School Math: 29% | Reading: 29%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 1,014 student
    1.5 miles
    1300 Airport Road
    Oxford, GA 30054
    (770) 787-1330
    1.5 PK-5 1,014
  • Covington Porterdale Elementary School Math: 20-24% | Reading: 15-19%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 422 students
    2.1 miles
    45 Ram Dr
    Covington, GA 30014
    (770) 784-2928
    2.1 PK-5 422
  • Covington Newton College And Career Academy Alternative School
    Charter School

    2.3 miles
    144 Ram Dr
    Covington, GA 30014
    (678) 625-6769
    2.3 n/a n/a
  • Covington Newton High School Math: 13% | Reading: 39%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 2,429 students
    2.3 miles
    1 Ram Way
    Covington, GA 30014
    (770) 787-2250
    2.3 9-12 2,429

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