Cocke County School District

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  • For the 2019-20 school year, there are 11 public schools managed by Cocke County School District serving 4,598 students in Newport, Tennessee.
  • Minority enrollment is 8% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Tennessee state average of 37%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is less than the state average of 16:1.

Cocke County School District (2019-20)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Newport Bridgeport Elementary School
    1935 Edwina Bridgeport Rd
    Newport, TN 37821
    (423)623-5780

    Grades: K-8 | 320 students
  • Newport Centerview Elementary School
    2400 Hwy 160
    Newport, TN 37821
    (423)623-4947

    Grades: PK-8 | 286 students
  • Newport Cocke Co High School
    216 Hedrick Dr
    Newport, TN 37821
    (423)623-8718

    Grades: 9-12 | 1185 students
  • Cosby Cosby Elementary School
    3320 Cosby Hw
    Cosby, TN 37722
    (423)487-3850

    Grades: PK-8 | 538 students
  • Cosby Cosby High School
    3318 Cosby Hw
    Cosby, TN 37722
    (423)487-5602

    Grades: 9-12 | 395 students
  • Del Rio Del Rio Elementary School
    500 South Highway 107
    Del Rio, TN 37727
    (423)487-5570

    Grades: K-8 | 160 students
  • Newport Edgemont Elementary School
    375 Carson Springs Rd
    Newport, TN 37821
    (423)623-2288

    Grades: PK-8 | 590 students
  • Hartford Grassy Fork Elementary School
    4120 Big Creek Rd
    Hartford, TN 37753
    (423)487-5835

    Grades: PK-8 | 87 students
  • Newport Northwest Elementary School
    344 Woodson Rd
    Newport, TN 37821
    (423)623-4697

    Grades: PK-8 | 394 students
  • Parrottsville Parrottsville Elementary School
    1901 Highway 321
    Parrottsville, TN 37843
    (423)623-1612

    Grades: K-8 | 459 students
  • Cosby Smoky Mountain Elementary School
    135 South 32 Hw
    Cosby, TN 37722
    (423)487-2255

    Grades: PK-8 | 184 students

Overview

School District NameCocke County School District
# of Schoolsn/a
# of Students4,598 students
# of Teachers318 Teacher(s)
Student : Teacher Ratio14:1
# of Male Students2,330 students
% Male Students
51%
# of Female Students2,268 students
% Female Students
49%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.14
# of American Indian Students8 students
% American Indian Students
n/a
# of Asian Students11 students
% Asian Students
n/a
# of Hispanic Students157 students
% Hispanic Students
3%
# of Black Students125 students
% Black Students
3%
# of White Students4,233 students
% White Students
92%
# of Hawaiian Students4 students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
# of Two or more races Students60 students
% of Two or more races Students
1%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:87
# of Students in Kindergarten:301
# of Students in 1st Grade:315
# of Students in 2nd Grade:283
# of Students in 3rd Grade:332
# of Students in 4th Grade:354
# of Students in 5th Grade:340
# of Students in 6th Grade:318
# of Students in 7th Grade:360
# of Students in 8th Grade:328
# of Students in 9th Grade:428
# of Students in 10th Grade:407
# of Students in 11th Grade:400
# of Students in 12th Grade:345
# of Ungraded Students: -

District Comparison

  • Cocke County School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 129 school districts in Tennessee (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 93% has decreased from 94% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (TN)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
33%
36%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Cocke County School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of TN by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
29%
35%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Cocke County School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of TN by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Graduation Rate
93%
89%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Cocke County School District and public school graduation rate of TN by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $8,500 in this school district is less than the state average of $8,897. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $8,524 is less than the state average of $8,572. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (TN)
Total Revenue$41 MM$31 MM
This chart display total revenue of Cocke County School District and average revenue for each school distric in TN by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending$41 MM$29 MM
This chart display total spending of Cocke County School District and average spending for each school distric in TN by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$8,500$8,897
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Cocke County School District and average revenue per public school student in TN by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending / Student$8,524$8,572
This chart display average spending per public school student in Cocke County School District and average spending per public school student in TN by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
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Cocke County School District public schools have a diversity score of 0.14, which is lower than the Tennessee average of 0.28. The most diverse school in the district is Northwest Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Tennessee or national school diversity statistics.