Friday, September 20, 2019

Tiger Tally #3 - Half Time Report

We are at 60% of goal.  129 Frozen Fruit Bars earned today for $100+ raised to date.
Mrs. Whitaker wins extra recess with a whopping 88% participation!
Mrs. Dodge retains lead based on extrapolated $.

Friday, September 13, 2019

Tiger Tally #2

We're at 50% of our goal!
Mrs. Dodge and Mrs. Whitaker tied for extra recess with 75% participation!
Mrs. Dodge class retains the lead in Kona Shaved Ice race.
114 frozen fruit bars for $100+ donations!

Friday, September 6, 2019

Tiger Tally #1

Way to go, Tigers!
We're at 26% of our goal!
Mrs. Whitaker gets extra recess with 56% participation!
Mrs. Dodge class leads in Kona Shaved Ice race.
74 frozen fruit bars for $100+ donations!

Friday, August 30, 2019

Tiger Challenge 2019!!

Tiger Challenge begins today!  This exciting event combines fundraising and a Tiger Challenge Games Day on Oct. 4 which promotes fitness, teamwork and fun.  

Students earn prizes in the competition by obtaining donations or business sponsorships.

All Teach students receive a Teach Tiger Challenge T-shirt and pizza lunch on Oct 4!  Friends and family of students can order pizza lunch (see below).

Business Sponsorships 
Click for Business Sponsorship Form

Sponsorships offer high visibility to your business to both Teach Elementary School families and the greater San Luis Obispo community.  

Business Sponsors must complete form, submit logo and/or banner artwork and make checks payable to Teach Boosters, 145 Grand Ave, San Luis Obispo, CA 93405 or pay online with 2.5% handling to cover ecommerce costs

Donations received by Oct 4 8:25am PST count toward student contests & prizes All donations are tax deductible as Charles E. Teach Booster Club ("Teach Boosters") is a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit with Tax ID# is 77-0384261.  
Checks payable to: "Teach Boosters"
Online donations:
Please note the Teach student you are sponsoring!  

If your donation is eligible for corporate matching, please contact for next steps.  The corporate matching check or electronic funds transfer must be received by Oct 4 8:25am PST to count for prizes.

Friends & Family Lunch

Come celebrate the fun and sportmanship with Teach students during the Teach Challenge closing ceremonies on Oct 4th!  
Friends and family may pre-order purchase pizza lunch at $5 each or $7 each on Oct 4.

All Tiger Challenge Forms/Links

  • Parent Support (due 10/4)
  • Business Sponsorship (Due 9/13 to be on T-shirt. Due 10/4 to count for prizes.)
  • Direct Donation (Due 10/4 to count for prizes.)
  • Pizza Order (Due 10/3)

Please contact us for any questions at!

Janet and Chris
2019-20 Co-Chairs

Saturday, August 17, 2019

Fri Aug 23 Booster Meeting 1:00 PM

Please join us for our monthly Boosters meeting Friday (Aug 23) 1:00pm @ Teach Music Room 16 (After Family Lunch at 12:30)

Friday, August 2, 2019

School Supply List 2019-20

Teach's suggested School Supply List is posted! 

If you shop, please choose Charles E Teach Booster Club as your charity! 😊

All Students: Backpack or bookbag, scissors, water bottle, earbuds.
In addition:

  • 4th Graders: 3" Zipper Binder
  • 5th Graders: No additional supplies needed!
  • 6th Graders: 3" Zipper Binder, 3-ring pencil pouch, (1) quadrille-ruled (graph paper) spiral bound notebook, (2) college-ruled composition books (not pictured)

Wednesday, July 31, 2019

Battle Book List 2019-20!

Teach's School-wide Battle of the Books is June 1st, 10 months from today!  To participate, the minimum # of books to read and summarize from the 2019-20 List are:

Teach Standard Book Report Form. Some teachers may use a different form, but the required book information will be similar.

4th Grade:  10                  5th Grade:  12                   6th Grade:  15

Sunday, May 19, 2019

Battle of the Books is Coming Monday June 3

Parents - We need help!  Please sign up here!

Questions/recorders and Timers 9:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Donations of sides to accompany pizza lunch.
Lunch Food and Service

Thursday, May 2, 2019

May 10 Booster Meeting: Elections!

Please join us for our monthly Boosters meeting Friday (May 10) 1:00pm @ Teach Music Room 24 (After Family Lunch at 12:30)
We will hold elections for our 2019-20 board.

Monday, April 29, 2019

Staff Appreciation Week is May 6-10!

Photo is from day performance of this year's Variety Show.
Our SPECTACULAR teachers, admin and staff at Teach go all out for our students.

Show your love and support for National Blue Ribbon Teach staff during Staff Appreciation Week May 6-10!

We have an exciting week planned. See FULL details here 

Mon May 6:
  • Flower:  Please send your child to school with a flower for his/her teacher (and any other staff they would like to celebrate). Flowers from each class will be collected and put in a vase for that teacher. 
  • Staff Breakfast coordinated this month by Mrs. Dodge/Ms. Luttrell's room c/o Amy Jenkins, room parent
Tue May 7:
  • Staff lunch with main dish from Splash Cafe - sign up for sides
Wed May 8:
  • Homemade thank you card:  Please have your child make and bring a card for their teacher today (and any other staff they would like to celebrate).  
    • If you would like to include an optional gift card, please enclose it in your child's homemade card. Need suggestions about what your child's teacher likes? Email your room parent for a list of the teacher's favorite things.        
  • Staff lunch with main dish from Olive Garden - sign up for sides
Thu May 9:
  • TeacherGrams: Have your child stop at the table outside the office Thursday morning and fill out a "TeacherGram" for their teacher to be delivered Friday. 
  • Staff lunch with main dish from local Mexican restaurant - sign up for sides
Fri May 10:
  • TeacherGrams: Have your child stop at the table outside the office Friday morning and fill out a "TeacherGram" for their teacher to be delivered Friday. 
  • Staff lunch with main dish from local sandwich restaurant - sign up for sides
Other: Optional $10 donation to Teach Boosters by Wed 5/8 for the following:
  • SLO Provisions Whole Chicken Dinners given to teachers, Principal Ms. Batistic, and School Secretary Mrs. Crabb.  
  • Coffee gift cards for staff support.
  • Want to do something special for your teacher or the staff that is not listed above? That is okay too! 
Questions?  Please email

Friday, April 26, 2019

May 1 Informational Mixer re: Volunteer Opportunities

Informational Mixer
for Incoming Families

Wed, May 1 5:30-7:00 p.m.
Cocktail Lounge

Connect with Booster Board & Chairs and identify rewarding volunteer opportunities for the upcoming year.

Appetizers and iced tea sponsored by Teach Boosters.
No host bar.

We are thrilled to hold this event at Cafe Roma.
Owners Marco & Vanessa Rizzo (Parents of Class of 2018, 2016 & 2014 students) actively supported our school programs!

RSVP by emailing

Saturday, April 20, 2019

Global Awareness Week at Teach

There will be quite a lot of activity for Global Awareness Week!

Mon Apr 22 is Earth Day!  

  • To celebrate and support Earth Day's 2019 Campaign: Protect Our Species, each class has selected an endangered species and will present their research at 11:30-12:30 All School Assembly.  
  • Additionally, students will have opportunities to plant a seedling of milkweed in the Garden to support Monarch Butterfly population in our area with 6th grade parent Julie, Garden Coordinator.

Tue Apr 23 is Travel the World Parent Presentations! 

  • Students will be given a list of countries from which they will request their "top 3" choices. After a morning assembly, 10-12 parent volunteers will present a 15-20 minute presentation on a country in 3 sessions to 3 different groups of students, between 10:30-12:30.  After the presentations, presenters are invited to share lunch together.  Thank you, parent presenter volunteers and 5th grade parent Eva, the Chair of Global Awareness Day!

Wed Apr 24 is the Geography Challenge!

Thu Apr 25 is the Dream Big: Engineering Our World movie assembly.  

  • Additionally, SLO Symphony Music Van will return for 5th graders!
  • Mrs. Robson's 4th graders have an evening performance of the "Environmental Show" for friends & family.

Fri Apr 26 is "Environmental Show" for the school.  (Limited seating for guests.)

Sun Apr 28 6:30am-9am is SLO Marathon volunteer event.

  • Teach will be hosting a refreshment/aid station located at Johnson and Bishop Streets in downtown SLO. All volunteers get a free T-Shirt! Please register each person (adult/child) separately here.  

Friday, April 5, 2019

April 12 Booster Meeting

Please join us for our monthly Boosters meeting Friday (April 12) 1:00pm @ Teach Music Room 24 (After Family Lunch at 12:30)

Monday, March 25, 2019

Advanced Pathways in Secondary

See Principal Ms. Batistic's presentation during the March 2019 Coffee with the Principal re: Advanced Pathways in Secondary. Clickable links to resources are available in the presentation.

Prospective Families: Open Enrollment ends Fri Mar 29!

Monday, March 18, 2019

Open House & Disneyland Raffle

Please buy your Raffle Tickets! $5 each or 5 for $20

Saturday, March 2, 2019

March 8 Boosters Meeting

Please join us for our monthly Boosters meeting Friday (March 8) 1:00pm @ Teach Music Room 24 (After Family Lunch at 12:30)

Chili Cook Off: Friday

Sign Up by WEDNESDAY 3/6:

Tuesday, February 26, 2019

Spring Raffle: Disneyland, Bay Area, Santa Barbara, SLO Prizes!

Order your raffle tickets for March 21!
1 ticket for $5 or 5 tickets for $20

Saturday, February 16, 2019

2/21 Variety Show & Blaze Pizza

Thursday, February 21 - Applause & Cause
Thu, Feb 21 1:05 PM - 2:40 PM Variety Show for Teach Students
Thu, Feb 21 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM Variety Show for Families & Friends (performers arrive by 5:30 PM)

Afterwards, dine at Blaze Pizza!  Show flier when you place your order! 

Sunday, February 10, 2019

Feb 15 Booster Meeting 1:00 pm

Please join us for our monthly Boosters meeting Friday (Jan 11) 1:00pm @ Teach Music Room 24 (After Family Lunch at 12:30)

Wednesday, January 9, 2019

Jan 11 Booster Meeting 1:00 pm

Please join us for our monthly Boosters meeting Friday (Jan 11) 1:00pm @ Teach Music Room 24 (After Family Lunch at 12:30)