Cooper Middle School

Dr. Vanessa C. Watkins, Principal

Dannette Estes, AP6 | James Rawls, AP7 | Valerie Jones, AP8 | Dr. Jacobium Holliman, 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

~ 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

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.

Sibling Transfer Announcement

Sibling Transfers - Parents/guardians of a student who has a sibling already enrolled in a District school through an approved transfer may apply for a younger sibling to attend the same school in accordance with District Administrative Rule JBCD-R. This provision attempts to address siblings enrolled in different schools at the same time due to an approved transfer. A sibling is defined as a brother, sister, step-brother, or step-sister living in the same household and who otherwise meets the requirements for enrollment.  The application window for the 2018-2019 school year will be open from January 4, 2018 through January 31, 2018. 

For more information about this opportunity, and for a link to the online application, visit

Cooper Teacher Shari Clark Named Phenomenal Friday Teacher of the Week

Click HERE for Additional Pictures and Information.

Cooper Places First and Third In the Cobb Water Tower Competition

Participants Included Bryce T., Elyvia J., Jordyn G., Angela N., Omotunde F., Vanessa B., Ian C., Edino I., Abood S., Toni O., Hannah H., Journey P., Caleb M., Ezekiel K., Brian R., Marcus P., Kennedy R., Giselle V., Geneva G., Valeria A., Kaily S., Jessiah C., America S., Natalia R.

Cooper's 2017 - 2018 Math Team




  • Tuesday, December 12th - Chat and Chew at 6:30 PM

  • Tuesday, December 19th - Early Release Day

  • Wednesday, December 20th - Early Release Day

  • December 21st - January 3rd - Winter Break

  • January 23rd & January 25th - PAWs Night (Review Progress Made On The Reading And Math Inventories)

  • Friday, January 26th - School Tour

2017-2018 Yearbook

Please click on the banner below to order

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Magnet Program Application

Applications are now being accepted for 2018 - 2019.  The deadline to apply is December 1, 2017.  Please click HERE to access the application and for magnet program open house information

8th Grade College Bound Field Trip

The 8th Grade Cooper College Bound Field Trip to the University of West Georgia will be Monday, November 27th and Thursday, December 14 th

Please click HERE for the permission Slip and click HERE for the T-shirt order form. 

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

Please Click here for the 2016-2017 Cobb County School District Strategic Plan.

Access to eReads/eBooks for READ 180 and System 44

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

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!

Dr. Watkins Receives a $1,500 Check from Colonial Pipeline For Our STEM Academy

 (As She Is Dressed For Spirit Week)

Teacher of The Year Celebration

Classified Employee of the Year


District/Board Calendar

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