Dairy Day Grand Champion

Coach Bailey GideonHarley Appling participated in the Cleveland Livestock Art show, receiving Grand Champion for his drawing. He did extremely well, with the drawing, at auction.


Important Dates

Thursday 17 April — End 5th 6 weeks

Friday 18 April — no school

Tuesday 22 April — 6th & 7th STAAR Math

Wednesday 23 April — 6th & 7th STAAR Reading

Thursday 24 April — 8th STAAR Science

Thursday 24 April — Report Cards

Friday 25 April — 8th STAAR Social Studies

Monday 26 May — Bad Weather Day, School in session

Friday 6 June — Bad Weather Day, School in session


UIL News

On Saturday, February 15, Tarkington Middle School Players traveled to Liberty to compete in the UIL One Act Play competition. These students included Elijah Reynolds, Jacob Duhon, Morgan Killgore, Julie Henderson, Erin Cravens, Natalie Luckey, Brian Jackson, Savannah Miller, Angel Melchor, Sara Manuel, Peyton McCormick, Anna Berry, Dana Nowajewski, Eve Bochar, Hailey Tabor, John Rust, Adicin Morgan, and Victoria Jimenez. Directed by Linda H. Pounds and Roberta Lakavage, the show was awarded First Place out of 5 competing shows.Two students are awarded the highest acting award, and Morgan Killgore was chosen Best Actress over all. All-Star Cast is comparable to second place, and three students won this award: Savannah Miller, Brian Jackson, and Jacob Duhon. A third place acting medal, Honorable Mention, was awarded to Elijah Reynolds. This is the third year in a row that Tarkington Middle School has earned the First Place trophy. It takes a huge committment of time and work to make a show successful, and these students have proven themselves more than capable.


UIL One Act Play Cast and Crew

UIL One Act Play Trophy

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