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Athletic Physicals
NRG Stadium

Payment & permission slip must be turned in by May 28. Cost is $20.00 per athlete







Contact Information
Tarkington High School
2770 FM 163
Cleveland, Texas 77327
Phone: 281-592-7739
Fax: 281-592-0693

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Tarkington High School Graduation

Friday, June 5, 2015

7:30 pm

A.L. Nelson Stadium


** If it should rain, the ceremony will be moved to the TMS Auditorium**

Final Exam Schedules 

Senior Final Exams

9th - 12th Grade Final Exams



Teacher and Paraprofessional of the Year

Congratulations to Mrs. Jackie Flores for being named THS Teacher of the Year and to Mrs. Andrea Georges for being named THS Paraprofessional of the Year. Thank you both for all that you do!!!

Pictured L-R: Jackie Flores - Teacher of the Year, Daniel Barton - THS Principal, Andrea Georges - Para of the Year

Sophomore Academic Awards Assembly

On Monday, May 11 the awards assembly for the Sophomore class was held. Students were recogmized for Perfect Attendance, A Honor Roll, A/B Honor Roll as well as Most Improved & Best Overall in several different areas. Pictured below are the students who were awarded certificates.


Congratulations Andrew!!

Tarkington High School student, Andrew Hare, received the Microsoft Office Specialist certification in Microsoft Office Word. To receive this certification students must demonstrate their skills in sharing and maintaining documents, formatting content, applying page layout and reusable content, including illustrations and graphics in a document, proofreading documents, applying references and hyperlinks, and performing mail merge operations. Great job Andrew!!


Longhorn Drama Camp

If your child is interested in attending the Longhorn Drama Camp, you may find the form by clicking here. The camp is open to students entering 2nd through 8th grade and is limited to 40 students. The camp will take place at Tarkington Middle School from June 15 - 19.




Tarkington High School now has a Parent Support Group. The group is sponsored by Mrs. Laurie Williams and was formed to help with the climate and culture at THS. For more information or to join the group, please click here.





Seniors & Parents

Scholarship opportunities are added to the scholarship page (found under Parent/Student Resources, go to the Counseling page) as they come in. Make sure you check the page periodically for scholarship opportunities or you may go to the Counseling office. There is an advisor from Kingwood College at THS every Thursday to meet with students. If you are interested in meeting with him, go to the counseling office and fill out a request to see him. 


Congratulations to the THS Staff & Students on your Academic Achievements for the 2013-2014 school year!!!

Tarkington High School Administration


        Principal                     Assistant Principal                  Counselor (A-L)               Counselor (M-Z)

    Daniel Barton                  Denise Johnson                          Amy Hollie                      Renee Padgett




Student Hours

7:55 am - 3:39 pm

Tutorials are available every morning from 7:30 - 7:55 & afternoon from 3:39 - 4:00

Please see the Teacher Tutorial Time form located under the Student/Parent Resources tab for specific days and times.

THS Vision

Providing a premiere education that develops life-long learners who contribute positively to world-change through social and civic responsibility and are capable of leading in a global society.

THS Mission Statement

Empowering students with skills to compete in an ever-evolving global community within a safe, supportive, and diverse learning environment.

THS Values & Beliefs

* Exhibit school pride
* Fostering professional & personal growth
* Believe in all students
* Fairness, honesty and respect for all stakeholders
* Celebrate & support student success
* Promote rigorous and relevant instruction
* Expect high achievement for all
* Collaboration with all stakeholders
* Consistent & equitable classroom management
* Technological advancement and integration for all stakeholders
* Student-centric decision making
* Protection of instructional time


Teacher of the Month

September - Laurie Williams

October - Mark Newton

November - Cheryl Gilbert

December - David LaBar

January - Robbin Phelps

February - Jackie Flores

March - Mindi Vince




Paraprofessional of the Month

September - Andrea Georges

October - Dana Burt

November - Christy Sanford

December - Betty Robison

January - Mary Mizell

February - Karen Robertson

March - Kristen Fuller