Cobb County School District

For the 2022 school year, there are 107 public schools serving 109,833 students in Cobb County School District. This district's average testing ranking is 10/10, which is in the top 10% of public schools in Georgia.
Public Schools in Cobb County School District have an average math proficiency score of 55% (versus the Georgia public school average of 44%), and reading proficiency score of 55% (versus the 45% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Cobb County School District are Walton High School, Dodgen Middle School and Timber Ridge Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Cobb County School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Georgia.
Minority enrollment is 62% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Georgia public school average of 60% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

Cobb County School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in Georgia for:

Category
Attribute
Overall Rank
Highest overall rank (Top 20%)
Math Proficiency
Highest math proficiency (Top 20%)
Reading/Language Arts Proficiency
Highest reading/language arts proficiency (Top 10%)
Diversity
Most diverse schools (Top 1%)
Community Size
Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)

Overview

School District Name
Cobb County School District
School District Phone Number
School District Grades Offered
PK - 12
2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
This State (GA)
# Schools
107 Schools
2,292 Schools
# Students
109,833 Students
1,760,446 Students
# Teachers
7,073 Teachers
113,622 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
16:1

District Rank

Cobb County School District, which is ranked within the top 10% of all 211 school districts in Georgia (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-2019 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 87% has increased from 78% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (GA)
Overall District Rank
#22 out of 213 school districts
(Top 20%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Cobb County  School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
54%
44%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Cobb County  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of GA by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
55%
45%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Cobb County  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of GA by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Graduation Rate
87%
83%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Cobb County  School District and public school graduation rate of GA by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.72
0.69
# American Indian Students
217 Students
3,424 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
n/a
# Asian Students
6,169 Students
72,284 Students
% Asian Students
5%
4%
# Hispanic Students
23,763 Students
274,200 Students
% Hispanic Students
22%
15%
# Black Students
33,688 Students
644,823 Students
% Black Students
31%
37%
# White Students
41,807 Students
699,527 Students
% White Students
38%
40%
# Hawaiian Students
78 Students
1,837 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
4,111 Students
64,316 Students
% of Two or more races Students
4%
4%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
890
47,341
# Students in K Grade:
7,711
125,814
# Students in 1st Grade:
7,847
127,621
# Students in 2nd Grade:
7,925
129,422
# Students in 3rd Grade:
8,326
135,456
# Students in 4th Grade:
8,415
137,809
# Students in 5th Grade:
8,731
138,417
# Students in 6th Grade:
8,136
134,456
# Students in 7th Grade:
8,133
132,547
# Students in 8th Grade:
8,222
132,085
# Students in 9th Grade:
10,133
147,248
# Students in 10th Grade:
9,229
134,824
# Students in 11th Grade:
7,722
122,538
# Students in 12th Grade:
8,413
114,868
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $12,249 in this school district is less than the state median of $12,490. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $11,908 is less than the state median of $12,099. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
This School District
This State (GA)
Total Revenue
$1,345 MM
$39 MM
This chart display total revenue of Cobb County  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in GA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending
$1,308 MM
$37 MM
This chart display total spending of Cobb County  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in GA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$12,249
$12,490
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Cobb County  School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in GA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending / Student
$11,908
$12,099
This chart display average spending per public school student in Cobb County  School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in GA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Best Cobb County School District Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Walton High School
Charter School
Math: 89% | Reading: 90%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
1590 Bill Murdock Rd
Marietta, GA 30062
(770) 578-3225
Grades: 9-12
| 2,691 students
Rank: #22.
Dodgen Middle School
Math: 89% | Reading: 84%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
1725 Bill Murdock Rd
Marietta, GA 30062
(770) 578-2726
Grades: 6-8
| 1,244 students
Rank: #33.
Timber Ridge Elementary School
Math: 87% | Reading: 84%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
5000 Timber Ridge Rd
Marietta, GA 30068
(770) 642-5621
Grades: PK-5
| 571 students
Rank: #44.
Dickerson Middle School
Math: 89% | Reading: 82%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
(2)
855 Woodlawn Dr Ne
Marietta, GA 30068
(770) 578-2710
Grades: 6-8
| 1,294 students
Rank: #55.
Murdock Elementary School
Math: 88% | Reading: 82%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
2320 Murdock Rd
Marietta, GA 30062
(770) 509-5071
Grades: PK-5
| 1,013 students
Rank: #66.
Lassiter High School
Math: 85% | Reading: 84%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
2601 Shallowford Rd
Marietta, GA 30066
(678) 494-7863
Grades: 9-12
| 2,192 students
Rank: #77.
Hightower Trail Middle School
Math: 89% | Reading: 81%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
3905 Post Oak Tritt Rd
Marietta, GA 30062
(770) 578-7225
Grades: 6-8
| 1,077 students
Rank: #88.
Mount Bethel Elementary School
Math: 84% | Reading: 84%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
1210 Johnson Ferry Rd
Marietta, GA 30068
(770) 578-7248
Grades: PK-5
| 1,117 students
Rank: #99.
Tritt Elementary School
Math: 81% | Reading: 85%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
4435 Post Oak Tritt Rd
Marietta, GA 30062
(770) 642-5630
Grades: PK-5
| 895 students
Rank: #1010.
Sope Creek Elementary School
Math: 84% | Reading: 81%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
(1)
3320 Paper Mill Rd Se
Marietta, GA 30067
(770) 916-7085
Grades: PK-5
| 1,171 students
Rank: #1111.
Mountain View Elementary School
Math: 84% | Reading: 80%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
3151 Sandy Plains Rd
Marietta, GA 30066
(770) 578-7265
Grades: PK-5
| 754 students
Rank: #1212.
Pope High School
Math: 80% | Reading: 84%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
3001 Hembree Rd Ne
Marietta, GA 30062
(770) 578-7900
Grades: 9-12
| 2,031 students
Rank: #1313.
East Side Elementary School
Math: 81% | Reading: 81%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
3850 Roswell Rd
Marietta, GA 30062
(770) 578-7200
Grades: PK-5
| 1,279 students
Rank: #1414.
Shallowford Falls Elementary School
Math: 81% | Reading: 79%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
3529 Lassiter Rd
Marietta, GA 30062
(770) 642-5610
Grades: PK-5
| 689 students
Rank: #1515.
Harrison High School
Math: 77% | Reading: 78%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
4500 Due West Rd Nw
Kennesaw, GA 30152
(678) 594-8104
Grades: 9-12
| 2,206 students
Rank: #1616.
Ford Elementary School
Math: 79% | Reading: 73%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
1345 Mars Hill Rd Nw
Acworth, GA 30101
(678) 594-8092
Grades: PK-5
| 824 students
Rank: #1717.
Lost Mountain Middle School
Math: 76% | Reading: 76%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
700 Old Mountain Rd Nw
Kennesaw, GA 30152
(678) 594-8224
Grades: 6-8
| 1,092 students
Rank: #1818.
Garrison Mill Elementary School
Math: 76% | Reading: 74%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
(5)
4111 Wesley Chapel Rd
Marietta, GA 30062
(770) 642-5600
Grades: PK-5
| 687 students
Rank: #1919.
Mabry Middle School
Math: 77% | Reading: 72%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
2700 Jims Rd Ne
Marietta, GA 30066
(770) 928-5546
Grades: 6-8
| 938 students
Rank: #2020.
Simpson Middle School
Math: 75% | Reading: 74%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
3340 Trickum Rd Ne
Marietta, GA 30066
(770) 971-4711
Grades: 6-8
| 936 students
Rank: #2121.
Kemp Elementary School
Math: 77% | Reading: 71%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
865 Corner Rd
Powder Springs, GA 30127
(678) 594-8158
Grades: PK-5
| 969 students
Rank: #2222.
Durham Middle School
Math: 72% | Reading: 72%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
2891 Mars Hill Rd Nw
Acworth, GA 30101
(770) 975-6641
Grades: 6-8
| 1,022 students
Rank: #2323.
Due West Elementary School
Math: 71% | Reading: 74%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
(1)
3900 Due West Rd Nw
Marietta, GA 30064
(678) 594-8071
Grades: PK-5
| 609 students
Rank: #2424.
Rocky Mount Elementary School
Math: 68% | Reading: 76%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
2400 Rocky Mountain Rd Ne
Marietta, GA 30066
(770) 591-5050
Grades: PK-5
| 595 students
Rank: #2525.
Hillgrove High School
Math: 72% | Reading: 69%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
4165 Luther Ward Rd
Powder Springs, GA 30127
(678) 331-3961
Grades: 9-12
| 2,465 students
Rank: #2626.
Kincaid Elementary School
Math: 73% | Reading: 66%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
(3)
1410 Kincaid Rd
Marietta, GA 30066
(770) 578-7238
Grades: PK-5
| 695 students
Rank: #2727.
Davis Elementary School
Math: 68% | Reading: 70%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
(1)
2433 Jamerson Rd
Marietta, GA 30066
(678) 494-7636
Grades: PK-5
| 572 students
Rank: #2828.
Mcclure Middle School
Math: 70% | Reading: 66%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
3660 Old Stilesboro Rd Nw
Kennesaw, GA 30152
(678) 331-8131
Grades: 6-8
| 1,227 students
Rank: #2929.
Vaughan Elementary School
Math: 70% | Reading: 65%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
5950 Nichols Rd
Powder Springs, GA 30127
(678) 594-8298
Grades: PK-5
| 767 students
Rank: #3030.
Lovinggood Middle School
Math: 67% | Reading: 68%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
3825 Luther Ward Rd
Powder Springs, GA 30127
(678) 331-3015
Grades: 6-8
| 1,374 students
Rank: #3131.
Frey Elementary School
Math: 70% | Reading: 64%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
2865 Mars Hill Rd Nw
Acworth, GA 30101
(770) 975-6655
Grades: PK-5
| 779 students
Rank: #3232.
Pickett's Mill Elementary School
Math: 69% | Reading: 64%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
6400 Old Stilesboro Rd Nw
Acworth, GA 30101
(770) 975-7172
Grades: PK-5
| 739 students
Rank: #3333.
Allatoona High School
Math: 66% | Reading: 66%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
(1)
3300 Dallas Acworth Hwy Nw
Acworth, GA 30101
(770) 975-6503
Grades: 9-12
| 1,734 students
Rank: #3434.
Addison Elementary School
Math: 67% | Reading: 62%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
3055 Ebenezer Rd
Marietta, GA 30066
(770) 578-2700
Grades: PK-5
| 631 students
Rank: #3535.
Bullard Elementary School
Math: 63% | Reading: 63%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
3656 Old Stilesboro Rd Nw
Kennesaw, GA 30152
(678) 594-8720
Grades: PK-5
| 832 students
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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Cobb County
  • 514 Glover Street, Marietta, GA, 30061
  • (770) 426-3300
  • Grades: PK - 12
  • Students: 109,833 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 62%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 87% (Top 50% in GA)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Top 20%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 54% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 55% (Top 10%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.72

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