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

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Teachers and Paraprofessionals of the Month for November


Primary School 


Lori McCormick and Rebecca Squier

Intermediate School


Megan Walker and Sandra Rice

Middle School School


Shari Gilmore and Heather Gore

High School School


Christina Sanford and Cheryl Gilbert


Sandy Abke




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On behalf of the staff at Tarkington High School, we want to wish you and your family a very Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year!

We will see you when you return on January 6, 2015


Fall Semester Exam Makeup Day

For students who were absent on the days that semester exams were given there will be a Semester Exam Makeup day held on Monday, January 5 from 8:00 am - 3:00 pm. at THS. 


A special "THANK YOU" to everyone who participated in the Ram Truck Brand Gridiron Challenge and test drove a vehicle on Oct. 17. The Gridiron Challenge raised $2,120.00 for our Tarkington Athletic Booster Club. In addition, the Class of 2015 was awarded a check for $500.00 for having the most test drives for their class.

A check for $2,120.00 was presented to TABC and THS on December 15. Pictured below are:

Brandon Carpenter (Head football coach and Athletic Director), Joe Salas for Martin Dodge, Daniel Barton (Principal), Sherri Smith (TABC Treasurer), and students Alex Latham and Hattie Lang.



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.

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

Paraprofessional of the Month

September - Andrea Georges

October - Dana Burt

November - Christy Sanford