Cosby Elementary School

Cosby Elementary School serves 584 students in grades KG - 8.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the TN average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 4% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 35%.
Cosby Elementary School operates within the Cocke County School District.

School Overview

The student population of 584 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 39 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-8
Total Students 584 students
Cosby Elementary School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Cosby Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 39 teachers
Cosby Elementary School Total Teachers (1988-2014)
Students by Grade Cosby Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.08 is less than the state average of 0.26. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (TN) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1 16:1
Cosby Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Hispanic
3%
8%
Cosby Elementary School Black Students (1998-2014)
White
96%
65%
Cosby Elementary School White Students (1988-2014)
Two or more races
1%
2%
Cosby Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.08 0.26
Cosby Elementary School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
73%
51%
Cosby Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (2007-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
8%
7%
Cosby Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2007-2014)

District Comparison

Cocke County School District's student population of 4,790 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The revenue/student of $8,376 in this district is less than the state average of $8,707. The district revenue/student has declined by 6% over four years.
The district's spending/student of $8,400 is less than the state average of $8,563. The district spending/student has declined by 6% over four years.
School District Name Cocke County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
12
8
Number of Students Managed 4,790 3,515
Cocke County School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $41 MM $30 MM
Cocke County School District District Total Revenue (1990-2012)
District Spending $41 MM $29 MM
Cocke County School District District Spending (1990-2012)
District Revenue / Student $8,376 $8,707
Cocke County School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2012)
District Spending / Student $8,400 $8,563
Cocke County School District District Spending / Student (1992-2012)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, TN Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Cosby High School (0 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Greenbrier Alternative Learning Center (11.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Smoky Mountain Elementary School (3.6 miles away)
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    CosbyTN 37722
    (423)487-2255
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    (865)453-9325
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