Dedicated to Promoting Academic and Social Excellence

Tarkington School of Excellence believes that every child deserves a safe learning environment that guarantees student access and exposure to rigorous curriculum that maximizes student choice. Tarkington staff are trained to deliver rigorous academic instruction and create a positive culture and climate.

Pre K-8

Tarkington School of Excellence

3330 W. 71st St.
Chicago , IL 60629
773-535-4700

Enrollment: 1072
A CPS Neighborhood School

Programs

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Teacher Residency

Tarkington's Teacher Residency teacher training and certification program involves

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Technology Corner

In order to get a firm grasp on the future, our children must get a firm grasp of technology.

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Tarkington's PBIS

PBIS is an acronym for Positive Behavior Intervention and Supports. PBIS is a proactive, systems approach to providing the behavioral supports and social culture needed for each of our students to achieve behavioral, social and academic success.

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Bilingual Services

The Bilingual and English as a Second Language (ESL) program provides opportunities for families and Tarkington

Admissions

Enrolling Your Child at Tarkington

Tarkington School of Excellence is committed to providing academic and social excellence in a positive and supportive culture to produce productive citizens prepared for a global society. If you would like your child to be a part of this learning community, please follow the steps below.

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Procedure To Follow

Tarkington School of Excellence is an attendance-area school. All students who live within the boundaries of Tarkington may attend.

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Attendance Area

Use the CPS School Locator tool to determine if Tarkington is your neighborhood school.

CPS School Locator

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Registration

Prior to visiting the school, gather the necessary documentation to register your child for school.

CPS Registration Checklists