Weekly District Update 10-26-23

Welcome to Tarkington ISD’s weekly district update ~

Be sure to join us this Monday, Oct. 30, for our first ever Tarkington Boo Bash at the Tarkington Elementary School campus. Students in grades EE through 5 are welcome to bring their families, dress up, and have a great time! There will be Food trucks, free candy, fun reading activities and more from 5:30 to 7 p.m. this Monday, Oct. 30, at the Tarkington Elementary Boo Bash.

Our Ladyhorns are headed to the first round of volleyball playoffs this Monday, Oct. 30. It will be our Tarkington Ladyhorns vs. the Danbury Panthers at C.E. King High School starting at 6:30 p.m. Tickets are $7 for adults and $5 for students.

Tarkington Middle School is holding its Fall Ball next Thursday, Nov. 2, from 5:30 to 7 p.m. Tickets are $5 at the door, cash only. The dance may be attended only by Tarkington Middle School students. It will be casual attire and students must be in dress code. No costumes or outfits out of dress code are allowed.

Just a reminder: There is no school for students tomorrow, Oct. 13, but it will be a professional development/work day for staff. Fridays off for students will go through the end of the first semester and then pick back up the last week in January. The 2023-24 Academic Calendar is located on our website at tarkingtonisd.net.

Athletics Update:

Oct. 27 – Longhorns Varsity Football @ Buna – 7:30 p.m.
Oct. 27 – Ladyhorns Volleyball Warm-Up Playoff Game @ Home – THS Gym – 4-6:30 p.m.
Oct. 30 – Ladyhorns Volleyball vs. Danbury – Bi-District Playoff @ C.E. King High School – 6:30 p.m.
Nov. 1 – TMS Football vs. Anahuac @ Home – A.L. Nelson Stadium – 5 p.m.
Nov. 1 – Longhorns JV Football @ Anahuac – 5 p.m.
Nov. 2 – Longhorns Varsity Football vs. Anahuac (Senior Night) @ Home – A.L. Nelson Stadium – 7 p.m.

If you have questions or concerns, please be sure to contact the campus or visit the district website at tarkingtonisd.net and click the Question or Concern icon under the photo gallery. Someone will get back with you within 24 hours.

Thanks and have a great week!

Tarkington ISD