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Food Services FAQ

General Information

You can pay online with ParentOnline or in any cafeteria.  To pay online look under the quick links box and click on Parent Online (Cafeteria).

Yes, you will need to send money for your student until you received a letterfrom our office stating that you have been approved.

No, however, if the letter did not have all of your students names listed, then you need to resubmit an application with all of your children's names.  This will ensure that all your students receive their benefits. 

You will need to return a new application for this school year, however, you will receive the same benefits as last year, until we receive and process a new application at which time the new benefits begin. 

It should post within 4 hours, but you will need to allow up to 48 hours to ensure that your student account is current. 

Meals for Primary and Intermediate campuse students are $2.00 per tray and Middle School and High School students are $2.25. Breakfast at all campuses is $1.25.

Meals for adults/staff at all campuses are $1.50 for breakfast, $2.75 for lunch.


Yes!  However it does not replace milk, so they may get both. 

Yes, we have a charge limit of $6.00 per student.  If your student exceeds their limit they will be offered an alternate meal (sandwich, fruit and milk). 

Contact Information

Tarkington ISD Administration
2770 FM 163
Cleveland, Tx 77327

281-592-8781 – phone
281-592-3969 – fax

Tarkington Primary School

Tarkington Intermediate School

Tarkington Middle School

Tarkington High School

Bus Barn/Maintenance

Tax Office






TISD Board Meeting Information


All board meetings are held in the TISD Board Room at 6:00 p.m. unless otherwise noted

**Dates & Times are subject to change**


 August 26, 2019

September 16, 2019

October 21, 2019

November 11, 2019 (Special Called Mtg) CANCELED

December 16, 2019 (Nov/Dec mtg combined)

January 13, 2020

February 10, 2020

March 23, 2020 CANCELED

April 7, 2020 – Emergency Board Meeting

April 20, 2020

May 18, 2020

June 15, 2020

July 13, 2020






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