Tally Elementary School


1840 Goat Creek Parkway

(830) 257-2222

(830) 257-2288 (fax)                         


Holly Jones


Assistant Principal

Amy Ahrens


Counselor Carrie Blount
School Hours

Tardy Bell: 7:55am

Dismissal: 3:00pm

Enrollment 532
School Colors Blue and Green
Mascot Eagle
Motto Watch us soar!


Events at Tally Elementary




STAAR Test for 4th and 5th Grade will be Tuesday April 1 and Wednesday April 2! Here's a few tips to STAAR Success!
* SLEEP - SLEEP - SLEEP! Get plenty of rest the night before!
* EAT - EAT - EAT! Brain food helps! Make sure your student has a healthy breakfast at home or at school!
*DRESS FOR SUCCESS! Wear clothes that are comfortable and can be adapted to hot or cold rooms!
*If your child needs glasses, make sure they have them for the test!

BE ON TIME! Be at School by 7:45am -- a student may not enter the test late!!!

In addition, cell phone should be left at home on testing days!

Help your child by following these tips, and telling your Tally Eagle how proud you are of them!



Kindergarten Round-Up for 2014-2015
April 7 - 11 from 8:30am - 4pm
Make sure to bring:
*Birth Certificate          *Immunization Record
* Social Security Card           *Proof of Residency



Have you seen our new link entitled "Parent Tips"-------------------->
It's chock full of some of the articles we include in our newsletter, as well as some fun calendars and more tips! Check it out!



Click here to see Issue 1 ofThe Tally Express
Click here to see Issue 2 of the Tally Express
Click here to see Issue 3 of The Tally Express
Click to see Issue 4 of The Tally Express
CLick to see Issue 5 of
the Tally Express



Directions to School

From IH 10 -Exit on Harper Road and go south. Turn right on Junction Hwy and right on Goat Creek Parkway. The school is on the right at 1840 Goat Creek Parkway.


  1. Texas Education Agency "Exemplary" rating five years in a row
  2. Texas Monthly "Best Public Schools in Texas"
  3. Title 1 Distinguished Performance Award 2010-2011 & 2011-2012
  4. Texas Education Agency "Gold Performance Awards" for Reading, Math, Writing, and Science five years in a row
  5. TEA Best Practices for Science Curriculum
  6. Just for Kids Higher Performing Award 
  7. Texas Business and Education Coalition Honor Roll three years in a row

 Campus Programs

Breakthrough to Literacy      Camp STAAR       Challenge Lab

Character Counts /Eagle Cafe       Honor Choir

Orchestra       Peer Mediation Peer Tutoring     

Reading Intervention      Student Council

Texas Tech Outdoor Ed             D.A.R.E.


Parent Involvement Opportunities

 PTO - Awards Ceremonies - Book Fairs - Class Parties - AR Parties - Field Day - Grandparent's Day - Little Olympics - Mentoring - Mexican Fiesta - Open House - Tally Parent Orientation - Western Days

Campus Calendar

Campus Goals

Verification of Address Form

Menus & Nutrition

2013 - 2014  Student Handbook

Staff Directory

Library Link

KISD Orchestra Program

Accelerated Reader

2013-2014 Student Code of Conduct

Google Docs

Parent Tips

Elementary Attendance Zone Map, click here
To see street names will need to zoom-in by clicking plus sign (+)

Click here for direct access to the Tally PTO