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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 School Cafe (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, students are allowed to charge 5 breakfast and 5 lunch meals only or the equivalent dollar amount. Ala carte items, extras, and second meals are not allowable charges. Upon reaching the charge limit, the student will receive an alternative meal (sandwich, milk and fruit). 

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






Board Meeting Updates

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 12, 2020 – Budget Workshop

August 31, 2020 (moved from Aug. 17)

September 21, 2020

October 12, 2020

November 16, 2020 (Nov/Dec meeting)

January 11, 2021

February 8, 2021

March 8, 2021

April 19, 2021

May 17, 2021

June 21, 2021

July 19, 2021





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