Cooper Middle School

Dr. Vanessa C. Watkins, Principal

Dr. Elaine Thurmond, AP6 | James Rawls, AP7 | Valerie Jones. AP8 | Dannette Estes, SSA.

4605 Ewing Road
Austell, GA 30106
P: 770.819.2438
F: 770.819.2440

Welcome to Cooper Middle

Principal: Dr. Vanessa C. Watkins' Blog



  • Thursday, August 18th - Back to School Dance from 4:30-6:00 PM.  Parent chaperones are needed.  Please click here if you would like to volunteer.

  • Wednesday, August 24th - 7th and 8th grade open house from 6:30 - 8:30 PM. The Title I parent meeting starts at 5:30 PM

  • Thursday, August 25th - 6th grade open house from 6:30 - 8:30 PM.  The Title I parent meeting starts at 5:30 PM

Please click here for the 2015 - 2016 Cobb County School District Strategic Plan.

Yankee Candle Fundraiser

Help support The Cooper Foundation in raising $40,000 to modernize the media center by purchasing one or more Yankee Candles.  Please visit the The Cooper Foundation tab at the top of the page for more information.  Thank you for your support. 

Student Registration Information

 Please click here for student-registration information.

~ Mission Statement ~

The mission of Cooper Middle School is to develop a school culture that fosters pride through academic excellence.

~Core Values ~

Respect - Integrity - Accountability

STEM Certification Day


STEM Innovations at Turner Chapel


STEM: Cobb Water Tower Competition



Cooper Middle is a PBIS School

Please View the Video Below and Click here for Additional Information

Please click HERE for important directions.

Please watch the video in its entirety for instructions about downloading Office 365.

Interested in volunteering at Cooper?  If so, email Teri Neal, the school's Secretary, /> at,or click here to find information on how you can volunteer here at Cooper.

Cooper Middle School is on its way to becoming a BYOD school.  Click here to view/print out the permission form.  Also, click here to find out additional information about BYOD.


Don't forget to regularly check Synergy for grades and attendance!


Teacher of the Year:

Japonika Francis

Classified Employee of the Year:

Teri Neal


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