Cosby Elementary School

  • Cosby Elementary School serves 557 students in grades PK-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the TN average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 5% 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 557 students has declined by 5% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 41 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-8
Total Students 557 students
Cosby Elementary School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Cosby Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 41 teachers
Cosby Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2015)
Students by Grade Cosby Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has decreased from 15:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.10 is less than the state average of 0.27. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (TN) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1 16:1
Cosby Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2015)
Asian
n/a
2%
Cosby Elementary School Asian Students (2006-2013)
Hispanic
3%
8%
Cosby Elementary School Black Students (1998-2015)
Black
n/a
22%
Cosby Elementary School Black Students (1998-2014)
White
95%
65%
Cosby Elementary School White Students (1989-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Cosby Elementary School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
2%
2%
Cosby Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Cosby Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown TN All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.10 0.27
Cosby Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
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.
n/a n/a
Cosby Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (2007-2013)
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.
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Cosby Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2007-2013)

District Comparison

  • Cocke County School District's student population of 4,707 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $8,920 in this district is less than the state average of $9,003. The district revenue/student has grown by 14% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $9,010 is less than the state average of $9,420. The district spending/student has grown by 14% over four years.
School District Name Cocke County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
12
8
Number of Students Managed 4,707 3,513
Cocke County School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $43 MM $32 MM
Cocke County School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $43 MM $33 MM
Cocke County School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $8,920 $9,003
Cocke County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $9,010 $9,420
Cocke County School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, TN Dept. of Education

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5  2/28/2012
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