Deals for Teacher Appreciation Week

Deals for Teacher Appreciation Week
Posted on 05/07/2024
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Teacher Appreciation Week began Monday May 6th- 12th, and as celebrations continue on through the week, annual deals from small companies, businesses, and restaurants want to offer all educators some love with free perks and items throughout the month. 

As a token of their appreciation for Pasadena ISD's favorite teachers, freebies and samples will be given away all week. Check the listings below to see what's offered as a "we appreciate you" to our educators. 

Here are where all teachers, can find deals and discounts throughout the Houston-area: 


Champion offers a 10% discount to teachers. This offer extends to all members of the education community, including retired educators, who can save an additional 10% on their purchases at

Academy Sports and Outdoors is offering 10% off all purchases during Teacher Appreciation Week.

J. Crew is offering 15 percent off any purchase both in-store and online.

Cole Haan Shoes is also offering a 20 percent discount on online purchases for teachers and students.


Abuelo’s Mexican Kitchen on May 7th Dine-in only is giving teachers and school staff members 20% off their ENTIRE order with a valid school ID. 

Whataburger is offering FREE week-long breakfast entrees for all teachers from 5 a.m. - 9 a.m. Teachers will be able to choose from a taquito with cheese, a breakfast on a bun or a honey butter chicken biscuit. They will also receive a 25% discount on all retail items from the Whatastore by using the code WHATATEACHER23.

Red Circle is offering its frosty churro to all teachers for FREE. To get the tasty treat, you must show your current teacher ID, only available at the Bellaire and Sugar Land locations.

McDonald’s is offering free breakfast for school teachers, administrators and staff across the Houston area. Teachers and staff will be required to show a valid school ID to enjoy the free breakfast of their choice, along with a medium premium roast or bold iced coffee.

Buffalo Wild Wings is offering a special deal from May 6-12, where teachers and school staff can enjoy a 20% discount on their orders. Simply present a valid ID for dine-in, call-in, or walk-in orders to use this offer.

The Halal Guys are extending a special offer to teachers from May 8-10. Teachers can enjoy a 10% discount on their meals for in-store orders by presenting a valid teacher ID

This Is It Soul Food get 20% off your entire bill from May 7-10 from 11 a.m. until 8 p.m. On May 10, there will be karaoke and a teacher appreciation comedy night.

Firehouse Subs with a week-long of specials through the Firehouse Rewards loyalty program and app. Enjoy offers such as BOGO Hook & Ladder Subs on Wednesday, and on Friday, indulge in two medium sandwiches for $12 or two large sandwiches for $18.

TGI Fridays on May 7, at participating locations offering them a complimentary entrée. Teachers can choose from a selection of options including a cheeseburger with fries, a half rack of ribs with choice of side, or a Caesar salad with grilled chicken.

Zaxby’s on May 7 at participating locations teachers can purchase one Boneless Wings Meal and receive a second one for free. This offer is redeemable through the Zaxby’s app or website for Zax Rewardz members.

Einstein Bros. Bagels will offer 20% gift cards for anyone who wants to treat their favorite teacher.

Golden Corral honoring teachers with a special offer from May 6-10. Enjoy a 20% discount on one adult buffet purchase after presenting valid ID. 

Hat Creek Burger Company offering a complimentary 6-piece order of nuggets on Tuesday, May 7. Provide valid ID.

Peter Piper Pizza, teachers and nurses can enjoy a complimentary personal pizza in-store every day from May 6 -10. Provide valid teacher or nurse ID/credentials to redeem this offer, limited to once per day.

Burger King teachers can enjoy free fries with any purchase.

McAlister’s Deli, teachers and educators can enjoy a refreshing complimentary tea from May 6-12. Provide valid badge or ID in-store to get this offer, no purchase is necessary.

Salata Salad Kitchen on May 7, by offering teachers a 20% discount on their orders when they present their badges at checkout. Additionally, from May 6-10, teachers can enjoy a 20% discount on catering orders totaling $200 or more.

Pollo Bravo teachers, nurses, and staff with a valid employee ID can get 15% off from May 6-12.

Potbelly Sandwich giving teachers and nurses a free cookie or regular-sized soft drink when they purchase an entrée May 6 through May 12 with valid ID

Sonic Drive-In special deals for educators enrolled in the Sonic Teachers’ Circle Rewards program from May 6-20. To join the rewards program, create an account in the Sonic app and select “I’m a teacher”. 

SONIC Teachers’ Circle members can redeem the following deals anytime between May 6-20 with any qualifying purchase:

Buy One SONIC Blast®, get one free Buy one entree, get one Free SONIC® Cheeseburger with any purchase Free large drink or slush with any purchase Free small side with entrée purchase

Staples on May 4 and 11,is giving away a free teacher supply kit to teachers with an ID

Half Price Books offers an educators discount plan, which is 10 percent off any item.

Crayola offers 20 percent off on the Teacher Gift Ideas category page on its website.

Apple Teachers, students and staff can get exclusive discounts through the Apple Education Store

Michaels Customers can receive 15% off their entire purchase, including sale items, by using their Michaels Rewards account at checkout. This offer is valid both in-store and online.

Planet Fitness wants to celebrate and show appreciation to the teachers in our communities by extending the below coupon for 1 FREE HydroMassage™ or Massage Chair Session in our Black Card® Spa! 

  • Coupon is redeemable now until May 31st at all 39 Houston area locations. 
  • Present this coupon a front desk staff member, and they will assist with the discount