Back By Popular Demand – Superman Tshirts!

Due to high demand, we are extending the sale of our Zilker Superman T-shirts for two more weeks! Order yours on the school website by the end of the Thanksgiving Break and it will be delivered to your child’s class!  Click below to order:

Big Thank You From The Zamboree Committee

​Thank you for coming out to Zamboree!  What a fantastic festival!!  The kids had a blast, the weather was amazing, and the turnout was great!  And a big THANK YOU to all the volunteers, vendors, staff, and donors! We couldn’t have done it without you all!

Zamboree Raffle Winners

Congrats to the Zamboree raffle winners! Here they are:

– Monica Sapirstein wins the Alamo Drafthouse package
– Sara Partridge wins the Kids’ Photo Booth party package
– Christine Winston wins 1 month of free classes from BAM Academy
– Clee Upchurch wins 1 month of free classes from BAM Academy
– Vanessa Puig-Williams wins 1 month of free classes from BAM Academy
– Eimillie Salvagio wins the Kendra Scott Rayne necklace
– Brian Lindauer wins a 45-min junior lesson from The Golf School
– Angie Oberman wins the 2-hr group party for 15 from The Golf School
– Sarai Salazar wins the Blazer Tag package

​We will deliver your prizes to your child’s classroom. ​

Volunteers Needed for Zamboree!

We are looking for more volunteers for our Zilker Zamboree on Saturday, October 28th! If you have an hour or two to spare, please email Kalynn at

In addition, to regular volunteers we are also looking for any parents who are artistic to help man the face painting booth. To volunteer as a face painter, please click on the sign up below! Questions? Email Kalynn at

Kids! Enter The Zamboree Poster Contest

It’s now October and that means our kids’ favorite event of the year is coming up. Mark your calendars for Saturday, October 28th for the Zilker Zamboree!

Any budding artists in your house? Have your kids enter the Zamboree poster contest! Winners will get a free pass for this fun event as well as have their poster showcased across the school.  Here are the details:

  • pick up an entry form at the front office
  • turn the final poster design into your teacher or the office
  • we will choose 3 designs to be featured as flyers around campus
  • winners will receive a free pass to the event
  • deadline is Wednesday, October 11

Zamboree Poster Contest

Zilker Kids’ favorite event of the year is coming up!  Mark your calendars for our annual Zamboree on Saturday, Oct. 28th!  We are holding a poster contest this year, so if your kids like art/drawing (and who doesn’t), make sure they enter!  Here are the details:

  • Pick up an entry form in the office
  • turn in to your teacher or the office
  • we will choose 3 designs to be featured as flyers around campus
  • deadline is Wednesday, 10/11


Zamboree wristbands/tickets will be on sale this Wednesday, Thursday and Friday!

Zamboree is THIS Saturday, but you don’t have to wait until Saturday to buy your wrist band ($20) and/or tickets.  We will be selling both mornings and afternoons on Wednesday, 10/19 through Friday, 10/21.  We accept cash, credit cards or checks!

We will sell wristbands/tickets in the front lobby from 7:30a-8:00a starting Wednesday, 10/19 through Friday, 10/21.

In the afternoon, we will be selling near the park benches next to the playground (by the library) from 2:45p-3:15p starting Wednesday, 10/19 through Friday, 10/21. 


Zamboree is almost here!

You’ve seen the flyers, you’re hearing the buzz… Zamboree is almost here! Zamboree is Zilker Elementary’s annual school fall carnival. This year, it will be on Saturday, October 22nd, from 12-4 PM. Tickets and wristbands will be on sale Wednesday, Thursday and Friday before the carnival as well as the day of.  Wristbands are $20 and Tickets $0.50.  It is at Zilker and it is super fun!

This year look forward to:
Human gyroscope.
Inflatable mazes & slides.
Dance floor for kids to boogie down.
Hat Creek burgers
and veggie burgers.
Roppolo pizza.
Snow cones from Kona Ice and Flavolicious.
Carnival games and prizes.
Face painting.
Human Foosball.

If you haven’t done so yet, please sign up to help your class run their booth.  Plus, sign up to bring a cake (or cupcakes or bread loaf) for the bake sale!

This year we are asking for our artistic Zilker parents to volunteer for face painting time.  Below is the sign up for anybody interested in face painting. Paints and paint brushes will be provided, but you are welcome to bring your own too.


Zamboree meeting October 3, 7:50am.

Hello all,

Zamboree is 4 weeks away!
Please come to our next meeting, October 3rd, 7:50am, to get updates and further planning.  We still need more volunteers.  Feel free to join, no commitments except to bring your smile!
Keep an eye out for info in the Thursday folders in the coming weeks.

Thank you you for all you do!



Zamboree Poster Contest!

One more day to work on your Zamboree Posters!  Please pick up your 11″ by 17″ poster sheet from the front office.  Posters should be your child’s original design of what makes Zamboree fun!  Posters need to include the following information:
  • Zilker Zamboree
  • October 22nd 12-4pm
  • Wristbands $20
  • Tickets $0.50
  • Student’s name and teacher on the back of poster

Posters must be turned into Ms. Petit’s art room by Tuesday, September 27th.

All posters will be displayed around school.  A winner from each grade will be chosen on Friday, September 30th.  Free wristbands and ribbons will be awarded to each winner!  An overall winner will also be chosen to be displayed on the front bulletin board and to be used on Zamboree flyers!!

Let the creativity begin!!

Make sure to find your poster on Zamboree day to take home.

For questions please contact Kristin Galindo at