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Winter Break Schedule

All CCSD schools and district offices will be closed December 22nd through January 1st for the Winter Break. The District Office will re-open Friday, January 2nd, 2015 at 7:30 a.m. and School Personnel will report back to school on Monday, January 5th. All Students will report back to school Tuesday, January 6th.

Posted 12/19/2014

Cobb Schools Exceed 2014 State Averages For College and Career Readiness (CCRPI)

Scores for Cobb County schools on the 2014 College and Career Ready Performance Index (CCRPI) surpassed average scores for Georgia schools at all three levels – elementary, middle and high. The Georgia Department of Education today released the third year of ratings under the statewide accountability system. The CCRPI measurement is on a 100-point scale rating the academic achievement and progress of individual schools and their school systems.

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Posted 12/19/2014

State Board of Education Approves Cobb Proposal To Become IE2 District

The State Board of Education has unanimously approved the Cobb County School District’s final contract to become an Investing in Educational Excellence (IE2) system of flexibility. The school district continues to be a leader statewide and the first in Georgia to be approved by the full State BOE as an IE2 district under a new state law requiring all districts to define a path of flexibility by July 2015.

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Posted 12/12/2014

Cobb Releases 2015 Graduation Schedule

The Cobb County School District has released dates, locations and times for the 2015 Spring Commencement Schedule. Please click here for more information.

Posted 12/11/2014

2014 Georgia High School Writing Test Results

Percentage of Cobb Students Passing Unchanged; Still Outperformed Metro Area Peers

At the district level, 98 percent of first-time test takers scored a passing grade, unchanged from 2013. Ninety-nine (99) percent of regular education students scored at or above the expected level of proficiency, which is also unchanged from last year’s administration. Eighty-six (86) percent of special education students taking the test scored at or above the expected level of proficiency, compared to 85 percent in the prior school year. Scores for English Language Learners (ELL) increased from 81 percent, to 96 percent in the current school year.

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Posted 12/5/2014

Cobb School District Receives Accreditation Recommendation

The AdvancED accreditation team visited Cobb schools to evaluate the District. On November 19, 2014, the team delivered its exit report at a special called Board meeting. The presentation concluded with a recommendation for Cobb schools to maintain their accreditation with two findings of Powerful Practices and four Improvement Priorities. View findings here.

Local media also reported on the accreditation visit:

Posted 11/19/2014

Superintendent's AdvancED Presentation

The Superintendent presented a State of the District overview to the AdvancED External Review Team on Monday, November 17, 2014. The presentation below contains information regarding district demographics, latest district assessment data, our current financial state and IE2.

Click to download a PDF of the Superintendent's AdvancED Presentation

Posted 11/18/2014

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