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2770 Farm to Market 163
Cleveland, TX 77327

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(281) 592-7736
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December 05, 2014
Terrible school! If your not a mainstream name around here your nothing to these people. The teachers allow bullying unless a less well known kid is the bully. The teachers push adhd medication on parents so they don't have to do their job. It's a horrible place. Please don't subject your kids to this place. We moved to New caney isd and love it!!

- submitted by a parent
no rating May 20, 2010
Tarkington Primary is a wonderful school. The teachers work great with children and reach out as far as they can to help a child. The staff at this school is super. Everyone at this school will go to the max to make sure that the children at Tarkington are succesful, understand and can accomplish there goals.

- submitted by a parent
July 02, 2009
If your child is mainstream this would be an adequate school, however, if your child has any special needs they are not inclined to take the time (or money) to investigate or evaluate your child to accomodate those needs. My child will be going to another district next year. Tarkington Elementary rated a 5 on a 1 - 10 rating scale, the new elementary rated a 9 under the great school rating system. No, Tarkington is not a great school, at best it is average and that only for mainsraem kids.

- submitted by a community member
February 06, 2006
I think that they do not have enough after school activities for the younger children. If you want them to play you have to send them to Shepard, New Caney, or even Conroe. I am a working mother and can't seem to pull this off when it takes an hour to get home (we all live in the sticks here. Parents need to be able to be more envolved to get these ciriculums together.

- submitted by a parent
July 28, 2005
tarkington is a great school. my kids love the teachers and the students !

- submitted by a parent
July 23, 2005
Great principal. Good, small school.

- submitted by a teacher
May 26, 2005
Good school. Caring staff.

- submitted by a parent
August 30, 2004
This is a wonderful school. All of my children have gone or will go to Tarkington. The elementary teachers are wonderful. They are very attentive and truely care about their students. 2 thumbs way up for Tarkington!

- submitted by a parent
May 10, 2004
Tarkington Primary is a wonderful school. My daughter started this year, and has learned so much! The teachers take the time for each individual student, and really care about the needs of the child--whether it be physical or emotional.

- submitted by a parent
April 30, 2004
We love Tarkington Primary School. My daughter had attended for three years and has had no trouble. The teachers go above and beyond what is expected.

- submitted by a parent
August 26, 2003
I have never sent my kids to a school that they enjoyed as much as they do Tarkington Primary. The school always makes sure the parents are involved. I really like that. They are strict on disipline. Which I think now days they need to be. They have a no bullying policy that works very good. The teachers are willing to do what it takes for the kids to learn. I just can't imagine sending my kids anywhere else.

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Tarkington Primary School
2770 Farm to Market 163, Cleveland, TX  77327
(281) 592-7736
Last modified Tarkington Primary School is a Public school that serves grades PK-3. It has received a GreatSchools rating of 6 out of 10 based on academic quality.
Tarkington Primary School Rating: 4 out of 5 based on 11 reviews. Top