This post is a growing collection of Halloween bulletin boards that are perfect for an elementary classroom. A Halloween theme is all about not-too-spooky fun. The color themes you will focus in are yellow, green, and purple. Common characters that you can include are witches, cauldrons, black cats, ghosts, jack o’ lanterns, spiders, and bats.
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Halloween Bulletin Boards
Halloween classroom library bulletin board: This bulletin board reads ‘Read more BOOks’ with large googly eyes. #ad
Haunted house bulletin board: Halloween classroom bulletin board ‘We’re a spooky batch’ with a bright orange border trim #ad
A graveyard bulletin board: Let’s bury negativity! This is a halloween themed bulletin board for saying goodbye to negative traits like bullying, having a fixed mindset, having self doubt, etc. It is a negativity graveyard. If you would like to replicate this bulletin board, you will need this black and gray border trim, this black bulletin board paper, and headstone cutouts.
Trick or Treat bulletin boards: These Halloween trick or treat bulletin boards used this Halloween border.
Spooktacular Halloween bulletin boards: Lot’s of Halloween bulletin boards use the word ‘Spooktacular’. The ‘Our Class is Spooktacular’ bulletin board is done on a rustic wallpaper. The spooktacular Math Bulletin Board was made with these Halloween cutouts. I love the ‘Spooktacular Learning Awaits’ bulletin board.
Fa-boo-lous Halloween bulletin boards: These bulletin boards read ‘ Our Class is Fa-boo-lous’. They are made from this bulletin board set. Each set contains lots of ghosts, 2 border styles, and the letters.
Make a Happy Halloween bulletin board: This set comes with the words ‘Happy Halloween’ and cutouts to make a boo-tiful Halloween bulletin board.
‘Learning is a Treat, Not a Trick’ bulletin board: This is a bulletin board that uses the trick or treat theme and makes it into a message about learning. The complete set includes the border, words, and cutouts.
Halloween Classroom Door Bulletin Doors
Below are ideas you can use to to decorate your classroom door for Halloween.
‘We are so Smart, it’s Spooky’ classroom door bulletin board: I love the message in this bulletin board. It is decorated with this set of Halloween themed cutouts.
Halloween Door with a Witch: This Halloween classroom door is covered front and back in lime green bulletin board paper and the witch and caudron were also made from other colors of bulletin board paper. The words were written on it with a permament marker.
A ghostly classroom door: This Halloween Classroom Door has the teachers and students’ names written in on the big and small ghost cut-outs. A witch cutout and a haunted house cut out are used. See similar cutouts here. The words say ‘We are Spooktacular’.
‘Hocus Pocus, Everybody Focus’ classroom door: This cute classroom door design includes this black and orange pumpkin border.
‘Our Class is Fa-boo-lous’ classroom door: This classroom door is almost finished. More ghost cutouts are going to be added. This set was used to decorate it.
‘What’s Brewing’ classroom door: This door is a nice idea. Use any bulletin board set that has a cauldron and other witchy elements to decorate it. I found a suitable bulletin board set that has the words ‘What’s brewing?’ and the Halloween cutouts.
Decorate your classroom door with Halloween cutouts: This is a simple but effective way to decorate your door. The cutouts from this set were used.
More Halloween Themed Classroom Decor Ideas
Halloween Bulletin Board using lettering from Peanuts #ad
I like this Halloween themed classroom door bulletin board.
This is a ‘Pete the Cat’ inspired Halloween bulletin board. It includes this black and orange pumpkin border.
This cute reading nook is all decorated for Halloween with bats on the wall, a sitting skeleton, pillows, and a bunting.
By the way, when making bulletin boards, you have to have the best tools. I put together some helpful laminating tips in this blog post.
See Halloween themed classroom printables here from my TpT collection. More ideas will be added soon.