Cocke County Public Schools

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(14)
High
(4)
Middle
(1)
Elementary
(11)
Pre-K
(6)
Private
(2)
There are 14 public schools in Cocke County, Tennessee, serving 5,871 students.
Minority enrollment is 8% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is less than the Tennessee state average of 34%.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is less than the state average of 15:1.

Cocke County Public Schools

  • School Location Students Grades
  • NewportBridgeport Elementary School
    1935 Edwina Bridgeport
    NewportTN37821
    (423)623-2215
    272 students | Gr. KG-8
  • Newport
    Centerview Elementary School
    2400 Hwy 160
    NewportTN37821
    (423)623-4947
    365 students | Gr. PK-8
  • Newport
    Cocke Co Adult High School
    241 Hedrick
    NewportTN37821
    (423)625-3427
    9 students | Gr. 9-12
  • Newport
    Cocke Co High School
    216 Hedrick
    NewportTN37821
    (423)623-8718
    1257 students | Gr. 9-12
  • CosbyCosby Elementary School
    3320 Cosby
    CosbyTN37722
    (423)487-3850
    591 students | Gr. KG-12
  • Cosby
    Cosby High School
    3318 Cosby
    CosbyTN37722
    (423)487-5602
    437 students | Gr. 9-12
  • Del RioDel Rio Elementary School
    500 South Hwy 107
    Del RioTN37727
    (423)487-5570
    148 students | Gr. KG-8
  • NewportEdgemont Elementary School
    375 Carson Springs
    NewportTN37821
    (423)623-2288
    624 students | Gr. PK-8
  • HartfordGrassy Fork Elementary School
    4120 Big Creek
    HartfordTN37753
    (423)487-5835
    113 students | Gr. KG-8
  • CosbyJones Cove Elementary School
    4554 Jones Cove
    CosbyTN37722
    (865)453-9325
    179 students | Gr. PK-8
  • NewportNewport Grammar School
    301 College
    NewportTN37821
    (423)623-3811
    751 students | Gr. PK-8
  • Newport
    Northwest Elementary School
    344 Woodson
    NewportTN37821
    (423)623-4697
    406 students | Gr. KG-8
  • ParrottsvilleParrottsville Elementary School
    1901 Hwy 321
    ParrottsvilleTN37843
    (423)623-1612
    536 students | Gr. PK-8
  • CosbySmoky Mountain Elementary School
    135 South 32
    CosbyTN37722
    (423)487-2255
    183 students | Gr. PK-8

County Statistics

About Cocke County County Statistics (TN) State Statistics
Population (Approximate) 36,738 people 6,238,518 people
Age 25+ w/College Degree 9% 18%
Median Household Income $31,167 $38,720
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Did You Know?
Cocke County, TN public schools have a diversity scoreThe 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. of 0.13, which is lower than the Tennessee average of 0.5. The most diverse school district in Cocke County is Newport City School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Tennessee or in the USA.