43 End-of-Year Memes for Teachers Who Are Just Hanging On

The laugh you need to make it through another day.

The last days of the school year are not easy. To help bring some fun, stress-relieving, and much-needed laughs to these final weeks and days, we pulled together our favorite funny end-of-the-school-year memes. They really sum up what it’s like to be a teacher in May and June. Enjoy!

1. Because it’s one of the longest months ever.

May 67th day

2. Because end-of-the-year cleaning has begun … and it’s not pretty.

Meme of two people looking disgusted with the caption "When you realize the lunchbox in the closet hasn't been taken home since winter break"

3. Because that checklist will really creep up on you.

Classroom checklist end-of-the-school-year memes for teachers

4. Because the pencil struggle is real.

Pile of Pencils

5. Because May is never-ending.

May end-of-the-school-year memes

6. Because our pours become a little more generous.

Amy Schumer Memes


7. Because who thought ending the school year with poetry was a good idea anyway?

Meme of a woman in sunglasses on an airplane with caption reading, "Me with no energy left, trying to get students excited about the last unit of the year"

8. Because assemblies at the end of the year can be brutal.

Dragon Meme

9. Because it would totally count as team building.

Bouncy house end-of-the-school-year memes

10. Because meaningful teaching in May is an art form.

memes for teachers

11. Because when you’re this tired, you just have to laugh about it.

Bingo for Teachers

12. Because every day should be Casual Friday.

Effort Level Meme

13. Because my summer plans are to catch up on sleep.

summer teacher end-of-the-school-year memes

14. Because the struggle is real.

A girl riding a sheep meme

15. Because locker clean-out day can be … interesting.

Meme of a man staring at an overflowing suitcase with the caption, "My students during end-of-year locker clean out"

16. Because you’d think I live here with all this stuff.

packing up the classroom end-of-the-school-year memes

17. Because the grading never ends.

Submission of Grades Meme


18. Because this is just Monday.

Jimmy Fallon Meme

19. Because each day down is a success.

Tom Hanks craving numbers in a tree meme

20. Because this happens a LOT more in the months of May and June.

A man holding up a zero

21. Because like it or not, September and May feel a lot different.

teacher meme end of year comparison

22. Because no one wants to sit through long staff meetings this time of year.

Baseball player tapping his wrist

23. Because they grow so fast!

A giraffe in a house holding up a light fixture

24. Because you are. And it’s always worth repeating.

Your doing a great job saying

25. Because it’s not over yet.

teacher meme end of year learning Laurence Fishburne

26. Because we all need that can-do attitude.

Saying about having good attitude

27. Because it really happens every single year.

A woman shocked meme

28. Because you’re running low on creativity.

Meghan Markle Meme for Teachers in May

29. Because we all need a little positivity.

teacher meme end of year quit

30. Because every Friday feels oh-so sweet.

No one has more swagger than a teacher leaving school on a friday afternoon

31. Because it’s going to be soooooo worth it.

teacher meme end of year sleeping in

32. Because no one likes Mondays.

teacher meme end of year coffee

33. Because dreaming keeps us going.

teacher meme end of year dreaming

34. Because all teachers know, even if they pretend like they don’t.

"I have no idea how many days of school are left"- No teacher ever during the month of May

35. Because a look can say it all.

teacher meme end of year summer school Amy-Schumer

36. Because May is a doozy.

A basketball hitting a guy in the face

37. Because all the accomplishments at the end make it worth it.

end of year climb end-of-the-school-year memes

38. Because you can’t take hearing this one more time.

A woman smiling end-of-the-school-year memes

39. Because it hurts when you don’t get out until the end of June.

Jessica Jones end of school year meme

40. Because this is an accurate representation.

Teaching in September vs. May end-of-the-school-year memes

41. Because I mean for me, not just the kids.

Summer fever in full swing end-of-the-school-year memes

42. Because I definitely would rather not.

Would rather die than need to switch classrooms- end-of-the-school-year memes

43. Because I’m SO happy for you.

Happy for other teachers done with school- end-of-the-school-year memes

Did we miss any of your favorite funny end-of-the-school-year memes? Come and share in our WeAreTeachers HELPLINE group on Facebook.

Plus, check out our favorite summer memes for teachers.

You're in the homestretch! These end-of-the-school-year memes for teachers will make you laugh and help ease you into summer!