Contact Information
Tarkington Middle School
2770 FM 163
Cleveland, Texas 77327
Phone: 281-592-7737
Fax: 281-592-5241
TMS Campus Calendar
Upcoming Events
TMS Bell Schedule

Tutorials – 7:30 – 7:50

1st period – 7:55 – 8:45

2nd period – 8:49 – 9:39

3rd period – 9:43 – 10:33

4th period – 10:37 – 11:27

5th period A – 11:27 – 11:57

5th period B – 11:57 – 12:27

5th period C – 12:27 – 12:57

6th period – 1:01 – 1:51

7th period – 1:55 – 2:45

8th period – 2:49 – 3:39

There are currently no announcements.

***Attention Parents and Students***

Early Release at 1:10pm

Friday, February 17th

No school on Monday, February 20, 2017 in observance of President’s Day.

TMS Book Fair will begin February 17-24.

TMS Book Fair Online Site

Tarkington Athletic Booster Club (TABC) is excited to offer a Spring Fan Cloth sale campaign through 2/22 online and 2/21 direct.  Direct orders can be paid in the TMS front office by check made to "Fan Cloth” using the attached order form on or before 2/21. 

This campaign allows us to offer a broad range of items with multiple logo options including Tarkington Longhorns, Tarkington Ladyhorns, and for us multi-sports parents Tarkington Athletics and Tarkington Baseball.

It is very easy to order with the online link


TMS Spring Pictures will be Thursday, March 2nd

In case of inclement weather, drop-off and pick-up will be at the covered sidewalk by the Band Hall doors. 

Student Drop Off & Pick Up Procedures

Please click here to see the procedures regarding dropping off students in the mornings.




Michael Kelley                       Robin Shinn                               Tiffany Rachal

         Principal                                Asst. Principal                                   Counselor

Mission Statement

TMS Mission Statement

The mission of Tarkington Middle School is to provide opportunities to ensure each student achieves his or her greatest potential through support of these academic and citizenship elements:

Solutions to problems in preparation for the future
High standards of achievement; mastery beyond curricular basics
Opportunities for learning and growing in a holistic atmosphere
Responsible members of the community
Thoughtful actions, "think twice before you act"
Honesty in all situations
Organization skills to meet the needs of today's students
Respect for all, for yourself, and for what you do
Never losing sight of goals
Spirit to achieve and never give up

Teacher of the Month

August – Lauren Tooley
September – Terri Berry
October – Amy Boie
November – Chrystal Neelley
December – Mark Marshall
January – Kathy Stewart
February – Karen Deming

Paraprofessional of the Month

August – Becky Placker
September – Barbie Braud
October – Janet Collier
November – Anna Berry
December – Kristen Fuller
January – Shari Gilmore
February – Rhonda Daigle