Tarkington Intermediate School

  • Tarkington Intermediate School serves 297 students in grades 4-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 59% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 49%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 49% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Tarkington Intermediate School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Texas state level of 15:1.

School Overview

  • Tarkington Intermediate School's student population of 297 students has grown by 6% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 19 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 4-5
Total Students297 students
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Total Classroom Teachers19 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Tarkington Intermediate School is ranked within the top 30% of all 7,999 schools in Texas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Tarkington Intermediate School is 0.27, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (TX)
Overall Testing Rank#2208 out of 7999 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
59%
49%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
49%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
n/a
4%
Hispanic
11%
52%
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Black
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13%
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White
87%
28%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
2%
2%
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Diversity Score0.270.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
29%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameTarkington Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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