Articles by The Cobb County School District


What is Student Success?

While we may not know precisely what “success” will look like for each person, we do know the best way to prepare each and every one of our students to be ready when their opportunity for success presents itself. Not only do we know how to prepare our students, but we are also committed to preparing them and this is what makes the Cobb County School District the best place to lead, teach, and learn.



Literacy in Cobb – Building a Foundation for Student Success

The Cobb County School District is dedicated to the success of each and every one of our students, and we know that success begins with literacy. That’s why we are so passionate about implementing instructional methods and assessments that help each student develop strong reading, writing, and critical thinking skills so they can be lifelong learners.


What Student Success Is Not

For the betterment of all of our students, and to better assist our students on their road to success, we will, we must, do everything in our power to give them the best education possible. We are committed to this cause. One Team. One Goal. Student Success. 


Committed to Serving Each and Every Child

The Cobb County School District is among the most diverse; racially, ethnically, linguistically, religiously, and socio-economically. Our district also manages a high transiency rate of more than 20%.


What’s in a Name?

With plans underway for a new Middle School in Smyrna, the time has come for our community to decide what the school’s name will be.



The Safest Way to Get Your Kids to School

Quick Question: What is the safest way to transport your children to and from school each day? If you answered “driving them there myself,” you’d be wrong. Long-term, national studies have shown that the absolute…