Cocke County High School

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Cocke County High School
Cocke County High School 1.JPG
216 Hedrick Drive
Newport, Tennessee

United States
Coordinates 35°57′55″N 83°10′58″W / 35.96528°N 83.18278°W / 35.96528; -83.18278Coordinates: 35°57′55″N 83°10′58″W / 35.96528°N 83.18278°W / 35.96528; -83.18278
Type Public
Established 1917
School district Cocke County School System
Principal Gail Burchette
Faculty 65.0 (on FTE basis)[1]
Grades 9 to 12
Enrollment 1,181[1] (2005-06)
Student to teacher ratio 18.2[1]
Sports Football, Basketball, Baseball, Volleyball, Wrestling, Cross-Country, Track, Soccer, Marching Band, Cheerleading
Mascot Fighting Cocks

Cocke County High School is a public high school located in Newport, Tennessee. The school serves around 1,100 students in a predominately rural area of East Tennessee.[1][2] It serves all of Cocke County except the southern portion, which is served by Cosby High School.

CCHS Fighting Cocks wall hanging

Feeder Schools[edit]

  • Newport Grammar
  • Bridgeport Elementary
  • Northwest Elementary
  • Centerview Elementary
  • Parrottsville Elementary
  • Del Rio Elementary
  • Edgemont Elementary


  1. ^ a b c d "Cocke County High School". National Center for Education Statistics. Retrieved on 19 October 2008. "Students: 1,181 (2005-2006)"
  2. ^ Cocke County High School website Archived 2008-08-16 at the Wayback Machine.. Retrieved on 19 October 2008.