Cooper Middle School

Dr. Vanessa C. Watkins, Principal

Dannette Estes, AP6 | Rodney Wheeler, AP7 | Valerie Jones, 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' Blog

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

Spirit Week is Starting

Students who participate need to make sure they follow dress down dress code  and do not wear costumes, masks, or bring fake weapons. 

Monday is Mix N Match

Tuesday is teacher swap where the students dress in professional attire like teachers 

Wednesday is winning twinning day

Thursday is Throwback

Friday is team sports day. 

Online Payments

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

Upcoming Dates

  • Thursday, October 11th - Local School Professional Learning Day/Early Release Day.  Students will be dismissed at 1:30 PM.

  • October 15th - 19th Conference Week.  Early release Days at 1:30 PM.

Project LIT

Please click HERE and HERE for additional information.


The first book is The Hate U Give by Angie Thomas.

Colonial Pipeline Expands its Partnership with Cooper by Giving Our STEM Academy Director a Check for $5,000 and Agreeing to Send Engineers and Other Professional to Support Our Teachers and Students

2018-2019 Yearbooks

Please click HERE for  additional informatio

Cobb County High School Magnet Programs

Please click HERE for more information.

Free Family Dinner - Refuge Community Church

Please click HERE for additional information.

Immunization Requirements

Please Click HERE for Requirements for 7th Grade Students

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.

 Girls Who Code

Please click here for information about the Girls Who Code Club.

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!

Congratulations to Cooper's 2018 Teacher of the Year Natosha Miller

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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