Tarkington Intermediate School provides education to students in grades four and five. The school organizes various events, such as Red Ribbon Week and field trips. Its curriculum includes math, science, social studies and language arts. In addition, Tarkington Intermediate School offers counseling services and maintains a library. The school is a part of the Tarkington Independent School District, which operates primary, middle and high schools. The district maintains technology, transportation, and curriculum and instruction departments. The Tarkington Independent School District also provides opportunities for students to participate in several sports activities, such as baseball, basketball, volleyball, softball, football, and track and field.