Accountability rating (2018-2019)

C

Tarkington ISD: B

Total students

464

Avg. teacher experience

12 years

Tarkington ISD: 12.6 years

Statewide: 11.1 years

Four-year graduation rate

N/A

Tarkington ISD: 95.9%

Statewide: 90%

Tarkington Middle School is a middle school or junior high school in Cleveland, TX, in the Tarkington ISD school district. As of the 2019-2020 school year, it had 464 students. 41.8% of students were considered at risk of dropping out of school. 3% of students were enrolled in bilingual and English language learning programs. The school received an accountability rating of C for the previous school year.

As of the 2019-2020 school year, an average teacher's salary was $56,308, which is $783 less than the state average. On average, teachers had 12 years of experience.

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Contact information

Website

www.tarkingtonisd.net

Address

2770 Fm 163
Cleveland, TX 77327

Office phone number

(281) 592-7737

Higher Ed Outcomes

Students in Tarkington Middle School are part of the Texas Education Agency’s Region 04. Students who started eighth grade in 2008 in this region had a college graduation rate of 23.2 percent. View a more comprehensive breakdown of the higher education outcomes in Region 04.

Demographics

Race and ethnicity

Total students

464

African American

2 (0.4%)

Tarkington ISD: 0.7%

Statewide: 12.6%

American Indian

2 (0.4%)

Tarkington ISD: 0.3%

Statewide: 0.4%

Asian

1 (0.2%)

Tarkington ISD: 0.2%

Statewide: 4.6%

Hispanic

65 (14%)

Tarkington ISD: 11.8%

Statewide: 52.8%

Pacific Islander

1 (0.2%)

Tarkington ISD: 0.2%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

385 (83%)

Tarkington ISD: 85%

Statewide: 27%

Two or more races

8 (1.7%)

Tarkington ISD: 1.8%

Statewide: 2.5%

African American

0.4%

American Indian

0.4%

Asian

0.2%

Hispanic

14.0%

Pacific Islander

0.2%

White

83.0%

Two or more races

1.7%

Risk factors

A student is identified as being at risk of dropping out of school based on state-defined criteria. A student is defined as "economically disadvantaged" if he or she is eligible for free or reduced-price lunch or other public assistance.

At-risk students

41.8 %

Tarkington ISD: 37.1%

Statewide: 50.6%

Economically disadvantaged

51.9 %

Tarkington ISD: 55.8%

Statewide: 60.3%

Limited English proficiency

3 %

Tarkington ISD: 3.4%

Statewide: 20.3%

At-risk students

41.8%

Econ. disadvantaged

51.9%

Limited Eng. proficiency

3.0%

Enrollment by program

A look at the percentage of students enrolled in certain programs offered at schools for the 2019-2020 school year. A student can be enrolled in more than one program.

Bilingual/ESL

3 %

Tarkington ISD: 3.3%

Statewide: 20.6%

Career and Technical

0 %

Tarkington ISD: 25.2%

Statewide: 27.6%

Gifted and Talented

7.1 %

Tarkington ISD: 4.7%

Statewide: 8.1%

Special Education

10.8 %

Tarkington ISD: 13.1%

Statewide: 10.5%

Bilingual/ESL

3.0%

Career and technical

N/A

Gifted and talented

7.1%

Special education

10.8%

Academics

Accountability ratings

Texas assigns ratings to districts and campuses that designate their performance in relation to the state's accountability system.

Because of the coronavirus pandemic, the state waived accountability ratings for the 2019-2020 school year. All Texas public school districts and campuses received the label “Not Rated: Declared State of Disaster.” Our schools explorer shows the accountability ratings from the 2018-2019 school year.

Overall

C

Tarkington ISD: B

Student achievement

C

Tarkington ISD: B

School progress

C

Tarkington ISD: B

Closing the gaps

D

Tarkington ISD: B

The overall grades are based on three categories: student achievement (how well students perform academically), school progress (how well students perform over time and compared to students in similar schools) and closing the gaps (how well schools are boosting performance for subgroups such as students with special needs).

For a detailed explanation of this year’s accountability system, see the 2020 Accountability Manual.

Staff

Teacher ethnicities

These figures are expressed as a percentage of the total teacher full-time equivalent (FTE) as of the 2019-2020 school year.

Total teacher FTEs

33.4

African American

1 (3%)

Tarkington ISD: 2.3%

Statewide: 10.8%

American Indian

0 (0%)

Tarkington ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

0 (0%)

Tarkington ISD: 0%

Statewide: 1.8%

Hispanic

1 (3%)

Tarkington ISD: 3.1%

Statewide: 28.1%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Tarkington ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

31.4 (94%)

Tarkington ISD: 94.6%

Statewide: 57.7%

Two or more races

0 (0%)

Tarkington ISD: 0%

Statewide: 1.1%

Highest degree held by teachers

These figures are expressed as a percentage of the total teacher full-time equivalent.

No degree

0 (0%)

Tarkington ISD: 3.1%

Statewide: 1.3%

Bachelor's

28 (83.9%)

Tarkington ISD: 78.1%

Statewide: 73.4%

Master's

5.4 (16.1%)

Tarkington ISD: 18.3%

Statewide: 24.5%

Doctorate

0 (0%)

Tarkington ISD: 0.6%

Statewide: 0.7%

Students per teacher

The total number of students divided by the total full-time equivalent count of teachers for 2019-2020.

Students per teacher

13.9

Tarkington ISD: 14.3

Statewide: 15.1

Teacher experience

This figure for the 2019-2020 school year refers to tenure — the number of years a teacher has been employed in any district, whether or not there was an interruption in service.

Avg. teacher experience

12 years

Tarkington ISD: 12.6 years

Statewide: 11.1 years

Teacher salaries

The average salaries listed here are for regular duties only and do not include supplemental pay. For teachers who also have nonteaching roles, only the portion of time and pay dedicated to classroom responsibilities is factored into the calculation.

Base average

$56,308

Tarkington ISD: $56,411

Statewide: $57,091

Beginner

$47,850

Tarkington ISD: $50,302

Statewide: $49,868

1 to 5 years

$49,314

Tarkington ISD: $50,421

Statewide: $52,823

6 to 10 years

$55,477

Tarkington ISD: $54,455

Statewide: $55,756

11 to 20 years

$55,910

Tarkington ISD: $56,778

Statewide: $59,308

20+ years

$69,111

Tarkington ISD: $66,563

Statewide: $65,449

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