Tarkington Intermediate School
2770 FM 163 Rd.
Cleveland, Texas 77327
Monday through Friday: 7:15 am - 4:00 pm
Students released to classrooms: 7:45 am
Class Instruction begins / tardy bell rings: 8:00 am
Attendance bells: 9:25 am and 3:25 pm
Dismissal Bell: 3:30 pm
Please make all transportation changes before 2:30.
This will help ensure that your child gets home the correct way each day.
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Early Release – Friday, April 27 at 1:10
Field Day – Friday, April 27
8:10 All students travel to the track for the Parade of Teams
8:20 Parade of Teams
8:30 4th Grade Track Events/Races
5th Grade Field Events
10:00 4th and 5th Grade Tug of War
10:30 5th Grade Track Events/Races
4th Grade Field Events
11:50 All students travel back to school
12:00 4th Grade Lunch
12:30 5th Grade Lunch
Students may wear sunglasses and hats. A concession stand will be available.
STAAR TESTING – May 14 – 16
Monday, May 14 – 4th Grade Math and 5th Grade Math Retest
Tuesday, May 15 – 4th Grade Reading and 5th Grade Reading Retest
Wednesday, May 16 – 5th Grade Science
CLOSED CAMPUS – Parents/Visitors will not be allowed to have lunch with students on these days. Please plan accordingly. We appreciate your understanding in this matter.
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Yearbooks are $30; they will feature original student artwork on the covers and exclusive interviews!
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Tarkington Intermediate School
Calesta House Jessiene Bruce Lynette Croft Rosa Yancey
Principal Asst. Principal Counselor Admin. Asst./Registrar
The February edition of this newsletter (available in English and Spanish) includes articles about Helping Your Child through the Mid-Year Slump, Boosting Your Child’s Self-Esteem, Maintaining Children’s Health, and FAFSA.
Tarkington Intermediate is a Title I campus. The campus program is a school-wide program, which allows Title 1 funds and resources to be used to benefit the entire campus student population. Tarkington Intermediate continually monitors the implementation of the Title I plan and welcomes input from parents, school staff, and community members regarding its current and future Title I plans. If you would like to participate on the school’s Title I planning team or make comments on the plan, please contact the principal at 281-592-6134.
Photos were added on January 29 to “Spotlight on Students” – DARE Graduation and Gifted and Talented Program
Photos were added on January 25 to “Spotlight on Students” – Owens and Street’s Field Trip
Photos were added on December 13 to “Spotlight on Students” – Snow Day
4th Grade Math instructional videos were added on October 9 to “Parent Resources”
Photos are added weekly to “Spotlight on Students” – Star Students of the Week
STOPit is an online reporting tool designed to deter and mitigate bullying and cyber abuse. This mobile app can be downloaded for free from the Apple App Store or Google Play to any device. There are two features to this app:
Report can be used by students and parents to report incidents to school administrators anonymously.
Messenger can be used to engage in anonymous two-way communications with school administrators.
More information is available under “Parent Resources.”
STOPit Access Code: TISSTOPit17