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October 5 – 9

Be A Hero/Friend Week – Bullying Awareness

Homecoming 2020

Monday – “Be a HERO” (Helping Everyone Respect Others)

          Dress as a Disney hero (or Villain)


Tuesday – “Friends Stand Together”

          Dress as Disney iconic duos (or Twins)


Wednesday – “Heroes Come in All Shapes and Sizes”

          Dress as your favorite Disney character


Thursday – “ We are Family”

          Dress for Ohana (Ohana = family) as a tacky tourist or Hawaiian


Friday – “Longhorns are Heroes”

          Dress up for OVERALL Spirit (overalls or all maroon)

(Remember to follow dress code each day!)


Tarkington Intermediate School

Calesta House, Principal

Jessiene Bruce, Assistant Principal

Lynette Croft, Counselor

Shauna Yancey, Administrative Assistant/Registrar


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Contact Information & Schedule

Tarkington Intermediate School
2770 FM 163 Rd. 
Cleveland, Texas 77327

Phone: 281-592-6134
Fax: 281-592-2453


School Hours

Monday through Friday: 7:15 am - 4:00 pm

Students released to classrooms: 7:45 am 

Class Instruction begins / tardy bell rings:  7:55 am

Attendance bells: 9:05 am and 3:25 pm  

Dismissal Bell: 3:30 pm 



Please make all transportation changes before 2:30.

No student pickups from the office after 3:00 pm.

This will help ensure that your child gets home the correct way each day.



The Parental Involvement CONNECTION

August 2020

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The Parent and Family Engagement CONNECTION

Title 1

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.