Cooper Middle School

Dr. Vanessa C. Watkins, Principal

Dannette Estes, AP6 | Rodney Wheeler, AP7 | Valerie Wilson AP8 | Deidre Booker, SSA

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

Welcome to Cooper Middle

Principal: Dr. Vanessa C. Watkins

Office Hours

8:15a.m. - 4:45 p.m.

School Hours for Students

9:15 a.m. - 4:15 p.m.

 (Please note that no supervision is provided before 8:00 a.m. and after school.)

~ Vision Statement ~

We will work with parents, students, and the community to teach and prepare all students for success in high school, college, and careers for the 21st century.

~ Mission Statement ~

To ensure academic success for all students

~ Core Values ~

Accountability - Integrity - Respect

Cultural Night Videos

Please click HERE for videos from cultural night.

Leukemia & Lymphoma Society Pennies for Patients Program

Please Click HERE for additional information.

Cooper Community Garden

Please click HERE for additional information.

Please click HERE to volunteer to assist with the garden.

8th Grade Information

Ø May 10th  - 8th Grade Dance

Ø May 13th -  8th  Grade Field Day/Picnic

Ø May 21st - 8th Grade Rites of Passage @ MHS 7pm

Please click HERE for additional information.

McEachern High School Summer Bridge Academy

Please click HERE for additional information.

Please click HERE for the application.

Georgia Milestones Schedule

Please click HERE for the schedule.

Cultural Night

  • Please click HERE for the flyer.

  • Please click HERE for information. (Click HERE for the Spanish version.)

  • Please click HERE to complete the survey.

  • Please click HERE for the Cultural Night dinner menu.

  • Please click HERE to volunteer for Cultural Night.

Student of the Month for February

Summer Registration

Registration will take place on Wednesday July 10th from 8:00 AM to 11:30 AM and from 1:00 PM to 5:30 PM.  Please be advised that if your student is zoned for Cooper from Powder Springs, Clarkdale and Hendricks, you do not need to register your student.

STEM Fly Girls

Please Click HERE for Additional Information

Here Comes the Bus

Please click HERE for the School Bus Tracking App for Parents.

STEM Interest Survey

Any student interested in taking a STEM interest class during 3rd Period, please click HERE to fill out the interest survey.

Cooper STEM Camp Registration for Rising 7th & 8th Graders

Please click HERE to Register

Cooper PAWS Night

Please click HERE for the PAWS II audio PowerPoint presentation for RI and MI goal setting in preparation for the GA Milestones.

Online Payments

 Cooper is now offering online payments for field trips, t-shirt orders, PE Uniforms, etc.  Please click HERE to start.

Upcoming Date

  • Ø May 2nd  Volunteer Recognition Dinner 6:30pm

    Ø May 6th - 8th Band Concert @ MHS 7pm

    Ø May 7th  - 6th, 7th, &  8th Chorus Concert 7pm

    Ø May 8th - 7th & 8th  Orchestra Concert

    Ø May 9th - 6/7th Band Concert 7pm

    Ø May 10th  - 8th Grade Dance

    Ø May 13th -  8th  Grade Field Day/Picnic

    Ø May 13th - 6th Orchestra Concert 7pm

    Ø May 14th PBIS Rewards Day (All Grades)

    Ø May 14thCultural Night 6:30pm

    Ø May 15th 6th & 7th Field Day

    Ø May 15th -18th - Music Disney Trip

    Ø May 16th - 6th Grade Honors Program 9:45am

    Ø May 17th - 7th Grade Honors Program 9:45am

    Ø May 21st Early Release @ 1:30pm

    Ø May 21st - 8th Grade Rites of Passage @ MHS 7pm

    Ø May 22nd - Last Day of School & Early Release @ 1:30pm

    Ø May 29th - Report Cards mailed home


2018-2019 Yearbooks

Please click HERE for  additional informatio

Title I Data

Please click HERE for the results of the Title I Survey.

Public Library Access for Student Success

Cooper's CCRPI Score

  •  Cooper's Score Increased By 8.1 Points For the Second Year In a Row (From 71.3 To 79.4)

  • Cooper's Score Is Now Higher Than 12 Of the 24 Middle Schools In the County.

STEM Academy Admissions

Please click here for information regarding requirements into the STEM Academy

Read 180

Please click here for Read 180 Parent information

Cooper Middle School's PTSA YouTube Channel

Please click here to access the channel

Access to eReads/eBooks for READ 180 and System 44

Please click here for directions to access eReads and eBooks at home.

Cooper A.I.R. Video

STEM Certification Day


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 secretary, at, or click here to find information
on how you can volunteer here at Cooper.

Cooper Middle School is 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!

Natosha Miller Was Celebrated At This Year's Teacher of the Year Celebration

Congratulations to Cooper's 2018 Classified Employee of the Year Wanda Springer

Congratulations to Cooper's 2018 Volunteer of the Year Mr. Turner


District/Board Calendar

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