Welcome to the FFA page for Tarkington High School.
If you have any questions regarding the FFA program, please contact Stephanie Lambert (firstname.lastname@example.org) or Ray Mayo (email@example.com)
Congratulations to Ellie Rau who placed 3rd Overall at Area IX contest. The Horse Judging Team placed 5th and are advancing to State.
The Wildlife Team consisting of Madison Godkin, Brandon Haltom, Nathan Greak and Jerritt Whitmire is advancing to the Regional competition at SFA on November 2nd. They placed second at the SWCD wildlife competition in Kountze, Texas for Liberty County.
Congratulations to Shelby Wooten who completed her Certified Veterinary Assistant Certification. Shelby is a senior at Tarkington High school and works part time at Alldridge Veterinary Hospital.
Congratulations Tarkington FFA!
The Tarkington FFA competed in the Ricebelt District Leadership Development events on November 7.
The results are as follows:
Ag Advocacy 5th place team - Kathryn Dousay, Ryan McCormick, Ethan Vick and Shelby Wooten
Ag Issues Forum 4th Place team (Banner) - Skyler Dreher, Layton Espinoza, Matthew Mercado, Jade Pate
Greenhand Chapter Conducting - 4th Place team (Banner) - Skyler Dreher, Drew Manners, Ryan Mccormick, Shyane Parker, Amy Scarborough, Rainni Waller,Cole White
Greenhand Creed Speaking - Garrett Hlavaty
Greenhand Quiz Team 7th place team - Amy Broussard(5th high point individual), Hayley Santos, Allison Wittman
Job Interview - Ellie Rau 1st place; advancing to Area
Public Relations - 7th place team - Alexis Ehrlich, Brandon Haltom, Kassiday Padar
Radio Broadcasting - Savannah Dowdell, Tyler Hamic, Cameron Luckey
Senior Creed Speaking - Ellie Rau 2nd place; advancing to Area
Senior Quiz - 3rd Overall; 7th individual (Caitlyn Stutts) and 5th individual (Addicin Morgan)
Senior Skills – 5th Place team - Savannah Dowdell, Miranda Godkin, Branson MacDonald and Cody Havard
Congratulations to Branson MacDonald who won 1st and Miranda Godkin on winning 2nd in their division in the Pineywoods Invitational Welding contest on Friday, December 2 in Lufkin. There were 28 entries in their division.
On Monday, February 27 the THS Ag Officers participated in the Rice Belt District Convention and represented us very well, while Noah showcased his musical talents in the talent show.