Text FOLLOW@THSLONGHORNS to 40404 in order to receive the latest tweets for THS.
Tarkington High School Graduation
Friday, June 5, 2015
A.L. Nelson Stadium
** If it should rain, the ceremony will be moved to the TMS Auditorium**
Final Exam Schedules
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.
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.
LONGHORN PARENT SUPPORT GROUP
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
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.
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.
Empowering students with skills to compete in an ever-evolving global community within a safe, supportive, and diverse learning environment.
* 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
September - Laurie Williams
October - Mark Newton
November - Cheryl Gilbert
December - David LaBar
January - Robbin Phelps
February - Jackie Flores
March - Mindi Vince
September - Andrea Georges
October - Dana Burt
November - Christy Sanford
December - Betty Robison
January - Mary Mizell
February - Karen Robertson
March - Kristen Fuller