Bearden High School (Tennessee)
|Bearden High School|
8352 Kingston Pike
|Type||Public High School|
|Motto||"A Proud Tradition of Excellence"|
|Founder||Knox County Schools|
|Officer in charge||Sgt. Shelley Ross|
|Teaching staff||117.00 (FTE)|
|Student to teacher ratio||18.17|
|Hours in school day||7|
|Color(s)||Maroon, Grey, White|
|Athletics||Football, Basketball, Baseball, Bowling, Cross Country, Golf, Soccer, Softball, Swimming and Diving, Tennis, Track & Field, Volleyball, Rugby, Ice Hockey, Lacrosse, Wrestling, Marching Band|
|Rivals||Farragut Admirals, West Rebels, Hardin Valley Hawks|
|Feeder to||West Valley and Bearden Middle|
|Affiliations||Public High School|
The current building was built in 1967 finished in 1969, and replaced the old building that eventually became Bearden Elementary School. The current principal is Debbie Sayers who became Principal in the 2019-2020 school year. Bearden High School athletic teams are dubbed "The Bulldogs." Bearden's rival are the Farragut Admirals and West Rebels.
The school plays competitively football, women's basketball, track and field, volleyball, men's basketball, soccer, softball, swimming and diving, wrestling, rugby and climbing.
Men’s basketball coached by Jeremy Parrott
Women’s basketball coached by Justin Underwood
Baseball coached by John Rice
Bowling coached by Jennifer Allen
- Stephen Bassett - professional Cyclist of Silber Pro Cycling
- Brian Bell - Weezer guitar player
- Tim Burchett - former Tennessee State Senator and current Knox County mayor
- Brett Carroll - Florida Marlins center fielder.
- Ashley Cleveland - Grammy Award-winning gospel rock singer/songwriter
- Britton Colquitt - Denver Broncos professional American football player, formerly of University of Tennessee
- Dustin Colquitt - Kansas City Chiefs professional American football player, formerly of University of Tennessee
- Dale Dickey - actress famous for her role as "Patty the Daytime Hooker" in My Name is Earl
- Mike DiFelice - Major League Baseball catcher
- Phil Garner - former Houston Astros manager
- Jack Hanna- animal expert and zookeeper
- Brandon Allan - four time state champion tennis player
- Aaron Hoskins - The Dirty Guv'nahs drummer
- Justin Hoskins - The Dirty Guv'nahs bassist
- Dennis Hwang - graphic designer for Google
- Nick Raskulinecz - record producer
- Aaron Schoenfeld (born 1990) - professional soccer player for the Maccabi Tel-Aviv
- Will Schusterick (born 1992) - professional disc golf player
- Lane Thomas (born 1995) - MLB player for the St. Louis Cardinals
- Thomas Varlan (born 1956) - US Federal Judge
- Bernie L. Wade - Bishop, International Circle of Faith
- Holly Warlick - University of Tennessee Women's Basketball Head Coach
- Chris Woodruff - professional tennis player
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