Tarkington High School

2770 Fm 163, Cleveland, TX 77327 | (281) 592-7739
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Student Enrollment: 615
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
Additional Contact Information
  • Principal or Admin: Robert Shaw
  • Fax: (281) 592-0693
  • Website: www.tarkingtonisd.net
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
School District Details

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 615
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 50.8
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 12.1
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 321 (52.2%)
  • Females: 294 (47.8%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 54 (8.8%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 166 (27.0%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 220 (35.8%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Tarkington High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian10.2%
Black81.3%
Asian--
Hispanic386.2%
White56892.4%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Tarkington High School
  Number Percent
9th Grade18630.2%
10th Grade16526.8%
11th Grade13822.4%
12th Grade12620.5%
Breakdown of College Ready Graduates (2009)
Percent Ready For College in Reading
School:
63.0%
District:
63.0%
State:
62.0%
Percent Ready For College in Math
School:
58.0%
District:
43.0%
State:
60.0%
Graduation & Dropout Rates (2009)
Graduation Rate
School:
94.0%
District:
94.0%
State:
80.6%
Dropout Rate
School:
1.7%
District:
1.7%
State:
9.4%
Faculty Breakdown (2010)
Average Teacher Experience
School:
11.8
District:
11.7
State:
11.3
Percent of Teachers With 1-5 Years Experience
School:
33.6%
District:
29.1%
State:
31.0%
Percent of Teachers With 6-10 Years Experience
School:
17.8%
District:
20.1%
State:
20.3%
Percent of Teachers With 11-20 Years Experience
School:
24.9%
District:
26.7%
State:
24.4%
Percent of Teachers With Greater Than 20 Years Experience
School:
21.3%
District:
18.5%
State:
18.3%
Faculty Salary (2010)
School Administration Average Base Salary
School:
$66,334
District:
$62,617
State:
$70,209
Teacher Average Base Salary
School:
$49,129
District:
$47,819
State:
$48,263
Beginning Teacher Average Base Salary
School:
$40,220
District:
$40,273
State:
$41,165
Teacher With 1-5 Years Experience Average Base Salary
School:
$41,740
State:
$43,527
Teacher With 6-10 Years Experience Average Base Salary
School:
$44,922
State:
$46,149
Teacher With 11-20 Years Experience Average Base Salary
School:
$53,991
State:
$50,153
Teacher With Greater Than 20 Years Experience Average Base Salary
School:
$59,615
State:
$58,427
Source: TX Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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