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40 Paris Themed Teacher Appreciation Week Ideas

Set the tone for an incredible appreciation week by telling your staff “Ooh, la la, you are fabulous.  Let us celebrate you!” with a fancy week of Paris themed extravagance they’ll cherish!

Paris Party Invitations (20 Count) With Envelopes

Give them a taste of what’s to come by in voted each staff member individually with a personal invitation.

30 Pieces Paris Party Decorations, Pink Paris Party Hanging Swirl Ooh La La Eiffel Tower Sign Foil Ceiling Streamers Decor for Paris Birthday Theme Party Girl Party Baby Shower Supplies

These ceiling swirls are over the top girlie, but I bet the male staff won’t mind given all of the ways you’ll be treating them throughout the week!

ANSOMO Black Pink and White Party Decorations for Paris Parisian Birthday Bridal Baby Shower Wall Hanging Décor Supplies Tissue Pom Poms Paper Fans Lanterns

Adding in another texture for the decorations is so smart, especially since these puffs aren’t patterned and you can use them in the future.

Pink Black White Party Decorations for Girls Women Minnie Mouse First Birthday Decoration Wedding Bridal Baby Shower Hanging Tissue Paper Fans Circle Garland Paper Lanterns

Likewise, having decorations in various shapes and sizes adds so much to the feeling that the space is thoughtfully decorated and will be enjoyed so much.

Qian Pink Flowers Trees Eiffel Tower Background Photography Gray Paris Photo Studio Props Banner Wedding Theme Party Backdrops Vinyl 5x3 ft

Wall murals are a quick ways to decorate in a hurry and this large mural is so pretty and covers a large area of wall space.

FECEDY 2pcs 3ft x 8.3ft Rose Gold Metallic Tinsel Foil Fringe Curtains Photo Booth Props for Birthday Wedding Engagement Bridal Shower Baby Shower Bachelorette Holiday Celebration Party Decorations

Flank the mural on either side with these rose gold tinsel curtains to add another pretty element.

36 Pieces Paris Balloons Day in Paris Balloons Eiffel Tower Latex Balloons Paris Theme Valentine's Day Balloons for Paris Party Decoration, 12 Inches

Balloons are such an inexpensive and easy way to add literal pops of color throughout the room. This set of black, white and pink balloons is nice since you can ramp up or tone down the pink color by using more or less of the pink balloons.

MUMUXI LED Fairy Lights Battery Operated String Lights [20 Pack], 3.3ft 20 Mini Fairy Lights Battery Powered Party Wedding Centerpiece Decorations Crafts Mason Jar Lights Firefly Lights, Warm White

Paris is the city of lights, so add another fun component to the space with some twinkle lights.

Glittered 3-D Eiffel Tower Centerpiece Party Accessory (1 count) (1/Pkg)

Another way to kick up the feel decor-wise is to add decorations of different heights on the table and around the event room goes a long way in adding to the visual appeal.  This 3D Eiffel Tower can act as a centerpiece for your Paris  or travel themed event, so save it for future use! 

Big Dot of Happiness Stars Over Paris - Parisian Themed Party Centerpiece Sticks - Table Toppers - Set of 15

As can this set of table toppers.  Add them to clear vases around the room to spread the decorations out for a bigger bang!

Next, literally set the table for a beautiful experience. Covering flat surfaces in your teacher / staff lounge with a tablecloth does a few things.  It instantly changes up the look of the space, defines the theme and color scheme, protects the surfaces from food and debris and last, makes clean up at the end of the event so easy!

Tablecloth and Sequin Table Runner Set Polka Dots Confetti Table Cover Dining Plastic Table Cloths Glitter Decorations for Birthday Wedding Anniversary Party Supplies (Black, Rose Gold, 2 Pcs)

This two part tablecloth and glitter table runner are especially fun because who doesn’t need more sparkle in their life?  And the runner makes it easy to change up the look mid-week without any effort at all.

Bingcute 500 12mm Clear Diamond Table Confetti for Wedding Bridal Shower Party Decorations Birthdays,Vase Fillers. Graduations Decorations (6m 8m 10m 12m Choice)

Sprinkling these faux gems across the center of the table is a fun textural addition, plus they can be used so many more times for future PTO events.

Beistle Eiffel Tower Confetti Table Decoration International Paris French Theme Party Supplies, One Size, Black/Gold/Silver

Confetti sprinkled over top of the table is a pretty component that’ll add some glitz all week long.

Daily Ideas


Start the week off strong with a lovely luncheon! Front loading the week is a nice beginning that everyone will enjoy and make them feel special throughout the rest of the week too!

For tableware, carry the Parisian theme though and there are a few different options!

Paris Eiffel Tower Plates and Napkins Parisian Party Paris European City Landscape Pink Dinnerware Disposable Paper Tableware Bundle For Baby Shower Birthday Paris Themed decor Party Supplies 24Guests

Want to lean in hard to a girlie aspect of the theme?  These plates and napkins are answering the call!

144 Piece Paris Birthday Party Decorations with Plates, Napkins, Cups, and Cutlery, Disposable Tableware Set for Kids Birthday, Girl's Baby Shower (Serves 24 Guests)

This set of plates is particularly nice since it adds a graphic splash with black and white stripes and the clouds make it a little more evocative of travel.

Serves 30 | Complete Party Pack | Black and White Party Supplies | 9" Dinner Paper Plates | 7" Dessert Paper Plates | 9 oz Cups | 3 Ply Napkins | Black and White Theme

This next option for a tableware set takes a hard right turn away from anything girly and sticks with the bold stripe graphic that is still totally on point for a Paris themed event.

CYPS 100 Pcs France Flag French Toothpick Flags, Small Mini Stick Cupcake Toppers French Flags,Country Picks Party Decoration Celebration Cocktail Food Bar Cake Flags

Especially if you’re serving cheese, be sure to add these tiny French flags into your tablescape.

Paris means fashion, luxury and delectable treats like chocolate, desserts and bread. For your dessert table, there are also many fabulous options!

100 Pcs Charcuterie Cups French Fry Holder 12oz Disposable Paper French Fry Cups Paper Appetizer Cups for All Occasions Suitable for Baby Shower Party Waffle Popcorn Food Takeout (Pink)

If you’re offering a portable dessert options such as chocolate covered popcorn, these French fry cups are so perfect.

Paris, Ooh La La - Paris Themed Baby Shower or Birthday Party Decorations - Party Cupcake Wrappers - Set of 12

Cupcakes are an easy dessert to serve. These cupcake liners will keep frosting off a fingers.

Flairs New York Happy Birthday Decorations Cup Cake Toppers Party Props (Pack of 24 Cup Cake Toppers, Paris Theme)

For a special display, add a few cupcake toppers. This set of cupcake toppers not only could also be used on a cheese board, but also in these delicious cupcakes.

24 Counts Paris Theme Cupcake Toppers Eiffel Tower Shape Party Picks Wedding Bridal Shower Decorations - Silver

If you prefer a more sparkly look, opt for these Eiffel Tower toppers instead.

Before we move on from planning the luncheon and dessert table, here’s one last cupcake liner to consider.

GOLF 100Pcs Cupcake Wrappers Artistic Bake Cake Paper Filigree Little Vine Lace Laser Cut Liner Baking Cup Wraps Muffin CaseTrays for Wedding Party Birthday Decoration (Black)

How gorgeous would the combo of either toppers with this elegant filagree style cupcake liner be?


Graphique Eiffel Tower La Petite Presse Boxed Notecards - 10 Embossed and Embellished Gold Foil "Merci" Eiffel Tower Blank Cards with Matching Envelopes, 3.25" x 4.75"

A handwritten thank you note for each and every teacher and staff member is such a thoughtful touch. These Eiffel Tower Merci notecards fit the week’s theme perfectly and are super cute for a Tuesday treat.


Put out a spread of coffee and croissants, for a quintessential Parisian experience to brighten their Wednesday! The caffeine boost will help the mid-week blues melt away as they enjoy the flakey croissant treats.

Gevalia French Roast Dark Ground Coffee (20 oz Bag)

A classic French Roast should appeal to lots of the staff coffee drinkers.

Bake your own, if you have time or purchase one of these done for you croissant options:

7Days Soft Croissant Variety Pack (24 Count), 12 Chocolate, 12 Strawberry Vanilla, Breakfast Pastry, Individually Wrapped On The Go Snack (Pack of 24)

These individually wrapped croissants can be enjoyed throughout the rest of the week without getting stale, but I doubt they’ll last the day.

La Boulangere Pains Au Chocolat, Chocolate Croissants, Individually Wrapped, 16-Count

These chocolate filled croissants are quite delicious and a tried and true favorite of my kids.


Begin to wrap up the appreciation week with a popcorn snack.

Paris, Ooh La La - Paris Themed Baby Shower or Birthday Party Favor Popcorn Treat Boxes - Set of 12

Popcorn box and allow guests to fill with a treat and take it to go back to their classroom or office.


To finish off the week, put together French themed gift boxes for everyone.

Big Dot of Happiness Paris, Ooh La La - Square Favor Gift Boxes - Paris Themed Baby Shower or Birthday Party Bow Boxes - Set of 12

The bow on top of this treat box kinda makes it, no?

AKIO CRAFT Small Cube Candy Boxes Bulk Black and White Strips Party Favors Gift Boxes Baby Shower Thank You Treat Boxes Graduation Party Boxes Supplies, 5x5x5cm, 50pc

If you’re trying to minimize pink to appeal to male staff who are not into the color, these black and white striped treat boxes certainly fit the bill.

DOYIDE 50 Pack Favor Boxes, Suitcase Favor Candy Boxes, Travel Themed Wedding Favors Box, Vintage Kraft Paper Suitcase Box for Travel Themed Party/Wedding/Bridal Shower Decoration (Pink, 50 pack)

For a play on the travel aspect of the Paris theme (unless you’re in Paris!), you can put a twist on the goody box. How adorable are these little suitcase treat boxes?

100 Pieces Paris Cellophane Treat Bags, Clear Plastic Pink Eiffel Tower Candy Goodie Bags with 100 Silver Twist Ties for Day in Paris Party Supplies

If you need a goody bag with literally more flexibility, these printed cellophane bags are perfect.

Paris Thank You Tags 12pcs, Ooh La La Favors Birthday Decoration Party Supplies, Parisian Baby Shower Themed, Ideal for Paris Parties, Souvenirs, Favors, and Events - Eiffel Tower & French Elegance

Top off a goody bag with these gift tags

Remarkable Merci Beaucoup Stickers Labels,2inch Merci Stickers French Thank You Business Stickers for Birthday Baby Shower Bridal Wedding Party Favors(500 Pcs)

or these stickers.

As for what to add to the treat bags, there are so many different options!

Functional and yummy are good types of times to add.

HAN SHENG 30 Pcs Cute Macaron Mini Storage Case Jewelry Box Case Container Earring Travel Organizer (Multicolor)

For the functional, take a peek at these cute macaron jewelry case or pill case.

French Lavender Sachets for Drawers and Closets Fresh Scents, Set of 24, Home Fragrance Sachet for Closets and Drawers, Purple, LV-S-C-24-1

And another function, and also delightfully fun gift option are lavender sachets. The smell of lavender is so relaxing and refreshing!

For the yummy, well there is no shortage of good options!

MERCI Assorted Milk Chocolates (200g , 7oz)

Merci chocolate candies are a two-for. They completely follow the Parisian theme and also are another literal way to say thank you! But really, any sort of chocolate if sure to please!

Michel et Augustin Gourmet Chocolate Mini Cookie Squares | Dark Chocolate & Sea Salt Pure Butter Shortbread Cookies | 180 Individually Wrapped European Cookies | Bulk Snacks Case

These mini chocolate topped shortbread cookies are genuinely French and look delicious.

TAZO Dessert Delights Vanilla Bean Macaron Tea Bags, Sugar and Calorie Free, 15 Count (Pack of 6)

For a calorie free treat, pop a few of these Tazo vanilla bean macron tea packets into each gift bag.

Over to You!

How inspired are you feeling now that you’ve seen all of these wonderful Paris themed appreciation week ideas? Have fun planning!

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