Cobb County, Marietta SAT scores improve
by Ricky Leroux
12:51 AM, Friday, September 04
MARIETTA — The average SAT score for students at the Cobb School District’s 16 high schools increased by one point over last year, while the average score at Marietta High School increased by 21 points, the College Board announced Thursday. Cobb s...

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