Cook County School District

1109 N Parrish Ave
Adel, GA 31620
(District boundaries shown in map)
4/
10
Bottom 50%

Top Rankings

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

Category
Attribute
Graduation Rate
Highest graduation rate (Top 10%)
For the 2024 school year, there are 5 public schools serving 3,876 students in Cook County School District. This district's average testing ranking is 4/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public schools in Georgia.
Public Schools in Cook County School District have an average math proficiency score of 28% (versus the Georgia public school average of 35%), and reading proficiency score of 27% (versus the 39% statewide average).
Minority enrollment is 49% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the Georgia public school average of 63% (majority Black).

Overview

This School District
This State (GA)
# Schools
5 Schools
2,317 Schools
# Students
3,876 Students
1,744,808 Students
# Teachers
266 Teachers
117,290 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
15:1

District Rank

Cook County School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 220 school districts in Georgia (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-2021 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 96% has increased from 84% over five school years.
This School District
State Average (GA)
#134 out of 221 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Cook County  School District, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
29%
36%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Cook 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 2020-21 school year data.
27%
39%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Cook 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 2020-21 school year data.
96%
84%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Cook County  School District and public school graduation rate of GA by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

0.62
0.70
# American Indian Students
15 Students
3,504 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
n/a
# Asian Students
35 Students
78,015 Students
% Asian Students
1%
5%
# Hispanic Students
389 Students
306,387 Students
% Hispanic Students
10%
18%
# Black Students
1,319 Students
633,749 Students
% Black Students
34%
36%
# White Students
1,966 Students
643,634 Students
% White Students
51%
37%
# Hawaiian Students
1 Student
1,805 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
144 Students
77,009 Students
% of Two or more races Students
4%
4%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
168
46,839
# Students in K Grade:
206
121,961
# Students in 1st Grade:
230
122,092
# Students in 2nd Grade:
211
124,141
# Students in 3rd Grade:
477
125,114
# Students in 4th Grade:
478
126,819
# Students in 5th Grade:
503
128,911
# Students in 6th Grade:
208
130,871
# Students in 7th Grade:
256
136,904
# Students in 8th Grade:
249
140,530
# Students in 9th Grade:
255
160,653
# Students in 10th Grade:
242
137,060
# Students in 11th Grade:
203
125,123
# Students in 12th Grade:
190
117,790
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $10,417 in this school district is less than the state median of $14,328. The school district revenue/student has declined by 11% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $9,630 is less than the state median of $13,453. The school district spending/student has declined by 26% over four school years.
This School District
This State (GA)
Total Revenue
$40 MM
$24,999 MM
This chart display total revenue of Cook County  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in GA by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Spending
$37 MM
$23,473 MM
This chart display total spending of Cook County  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in GA by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$10,417
$14,328
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Cook County  School District and average revenue per public school student of all school districts in GA by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Spending / Student
$9,630
$13,453
This chart display average spending per public school student in Cook County  School District and average spending per public school student of all school districts in GA by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.

Best Cook County School District Public Schools (2024)

School
(Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Cook High School
(Math: 30-34% | Reading: 39%)
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
9900 Highway 37
Adel, GA 31620
(229) 896-2213
Grades: 9-12
| 890 students
Rank: #22.
Cook Elementary School
(Math: 29% | Reading: 25%)
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
1512 N Elm St
Sparks, GA 31647
(229) 549-6250
Grades: 3-5
| 671 students
Rank: #33.
Cook County Middle School
(Math: 27% | Reading: 25%)
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
1601 N Elm St
Sparks, GA 31647
(229) 549-5999
Grades: 6-8
| 713 students
Rank: n/an/a
1512 N. Elm Street, Sparks, GA
Adel, GA 31620
(229) 549-6250
Grades: 3-5
| 787 students
Rank: n/an/a
Cook Primary School
1531 Patterson St
Adel, GA 31620
(229) 549-7713
Grades: PK-2
| 815 students

Frequently Asked Questions

How many schools belong to Cook County School District?
Cook County School District manages 5 public schools serving 3,876 students.
What is the rank of Cook County School District?
Cook County School District is ranked #138 out of 220 school districts in Georgia (bottom 50%) based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data for the 2020-2021 school year. This district ranks in the top 20% of Georgia school districts for: Highest graduation rate (Top 10%)
What is the racial composition of students in Cook County School District?
51% of Cook County School District students are White, 34% of students are Black, 10% of students are Hispanic, 4% of students are Two or more races, and 1% of students are Asian.
What is the student/teacher ratio of Cook County School District?
Cook County School District has a student/teacher ratio of 15:1, which is equal to the Georgia state average of 15:1.
What is Cook County School District's spending/student ratio?
The school district's spending/student of $9,630 is less than the state median of $13,453. The school district spending/student has declined by 26% over four school years.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • District size: 5 schools
  • Grades: PK-12
  • Enrollment: 3,876 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 49%
  • : 96% (Top 10% in GA)
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 29% (Top 50%)
  • : 27% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), GA Dept. of Education

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