Empowering Dreams for the Future

Interim Superintendent Chris Ragsdale to Speak at NAACP Education Forum Sept. 30, 2014.

Parents, students, teachers, and the public are invited to join a discussion with educators and leaders from Cobb County and City of Marietta School Districts at the 12th Annual NAACP / Cobb County Education Forum. "Educational Equality 2014" participants will include Chris Ragsdale, Interim Superintendent of Cobb County Schools and Emily Lembeck, Superintendent of Marietta City Schools. Topic of discussion will include: Discipline, Diversity, Special Education, High School Graduation, School System Mission and Goals. This Educational Equality Forum is free!

Location: Turner Chapel AME Church, 492 N. Marietta Parkway Marietta, GA 30060. Date/Time: September 30, 2014 at 6:30 p.m. Download Event Flyer

Posted 9/23/2014

Two Cobb County Schools Named Schools of Excellence by National PTA

Brumby Elementary and King Springs Elementary schools have been named 2014-2016 Schools of Excellence by the National PTA. Both schools were recognized for their achievement in building effective family-school partnerships, and were among just 170 schools nationwide to receive the two-year designation. Read more.

Posted 8/28/2014

Tyler Gwynn of Allatoona High School
Named Cobb County Teacher of the Year

The Cobb County School District has selected Tyler Gwynn, a Geography, Psychology and Current Events teacher at Allatoona High School, as the 2014-2015 district Teacher of the Year! Superintendent Chris Ragsdale surprised Mr. Gwynn with the announcement during a pep rally at Allatoona on Aug. 22, 2014, in front of more than 1,000 screaming students, cheerleaders, football players and band members. Mr. Gwynn was surrounded by family members, students, friends and colleagues cheering in celebration. Read more.

Posted 8/22/2014

Cobb ACT Scores Increase; Top State & Nation

The Cobb County School District’s recently graduated class of 2014 has outperformed its peers across the state and nation on the ACT assessment for college readiness. The average Composite score of 22.2 was one-tenth of a point higher than last year’s score, almost 1.5 points higher than the state average of 20.8, and topped the national Composite score of 21.0. Read more.

Posted 8/20/2014

Cobb Proposes Becoming IE2 District in 2015

By June 2015, state law requires all Georgia school districts to choose a framework for leading and operating schools. The Cobb County School District currently saves almost $44 million annually through state waivers no longer available after July 1, 2015, unless a contract is developed to become either a charter system or an Investing in Educational Excellence (IE2) system. The Cobb County Board of Education will take up the IE2 proposal at its Sept. 2014 meeting. Click here for more information.

Posted 8/13/2014

One Team One Goal Student Success

Cobb edTV Logo       

District/Board Calendar

Click here for Traditional Calendar View

Add this calendar to your personal Google Calendar by clicking on the "+" button above.

Tweets by @CobbSchools

Cobb Schools Foundation