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Tarkington Middle School
2770 FM 163
Cleveland, Texas 77327
Phone: 281-592-7737
Fax: 281-592-5241
School Hours

7:55 am – 3:39 pm

**Transportation Notice**

Changes to your student‘s transportation must be made before 2:30 pm. 


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

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.

August 28, 2017

~~~First Day of School~~~

Student Drop Off & Pick Up Procedures

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

New Student Registration Schedule for 2017/2018


Monday, August 14





Tuesday, August 15*





Wednesday, August 16


no registration



Thursday, August 17





Friday, August 18










Monday, August 21





Tuesday, August 22*





Wednesday, August 23





Thursday, August 24**





Friday, August 25


no registration


no registration


*Tuesday, August 15 and Tuesday, August 22 we will have registration available at Tarkington High School for ALL AGES from 4:00 – 6:00 p.m.

**Students that register on Thursday, August 24 will not learn their teacher/class schedule prior to school start on Monday, August 28.

Schedule Pickup for TMS  will be on August 25 from 2:30 – 5:00. There will be a dance for TMS students only from
5:00 – 7:00.



New Student Registration Schedule for 2017-2018
Click here to view the New Student Registration Schedule for the 2017-2018 school year!  We are looking forward to having you and your student be part of our TMS ... [read full article]
Posted Date: 06/19/2017
Source Page: News

Drug Testing Dates for Summer 2017
Summer is a time to relax and unwind after a long school year but don’t forget it is also a time to prepare for the upcoming school year too.  If you are in Middle School Athletics, ... [read full article]
Posted Date: 06/01/2017
Source Page: News

Do The WRITE Thing
Tarkington Middle School students, Benjamin Stephens and Dillen Cooper had their essays chosen for the Do The WRITE Thing campaign. Pictured are TMS Principal, Michael Kelley, Benjamin Stephens, ... [read full article]
Posted Date: 05/31/2017
Source Page: District News


Michael Kelley                         Robin Shinn                          Morgane Rodiek

        Principal                                  Asst. Principal                                   Counselor


  Barbie Braud                                           Shari Gilmore

Principal’s Secretary                                   PEIMS Clerk

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
March – Stephanie Shirley



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
March – Cassie Street