Family School Partnership News

Your 157c Parent Teacher Organization

FSP General Meeting


The last general meeting for FSP will be held on Tuesday May 7 at 9:30 am at Grand Prairie. We look forward to seeing you!

What's Going On?

May Hot Lunch Deadline

The deadline to purchase hot lunch for May is fast approaching. All May hot lunches should be purchased no later than April 15 Orders are placed via RevTrak which is found on the district website - www.fsd157c.org.



  • Go to www.fsd157c.org
  • Click on "Online Payments Powered by RevTrak" on the lower left hand side of the home page
  • Sign In (if you have never signed into RevTrak before, then you will need to create an account)
  • Click on "Shop"
  • Click on "Hot Lunches & Smoothies"
  • Select your child's school and make your selections and purchase
  • FSP Hot Lunch & Smoothie Days - April

    April hot lunches


    April Hot Lunches

    23 - Chelsea

    24 - Hickory Creek

    25 - Grand Prairie


    April Smoothies

    26 - Grand Prairie

    Creative Arts Night - A Culinary Night Experience

    Cake Decorating Fun!

    Thank you to all our volunteers and participating businesses that made this night a success. Also thank you to Tina Kohler for putting on a "pretty cool" event.

    Earth Day--April 27

    The Frankfort School Partnership 157c is excited to partner with the Frankfort Park District for an Earth Day event on Saturday, April 27th from 9:30-10:30 AM.


    We need volunteers to clean up 4 designated areas around Frankfort. All ages and families welcome! Please use the sign up link below to register for a 1 hour time slot.


    (https://www.signupgenius.com/go/30e044da5a92daafe3-fspearth)


    Everyone, whether participating in the clean up event or not, is invited to our Dine and Donate event at The Creamery in Frankfort all day on April 27th. A portion of their proceeds will be donated back to FSP.


    Please note that our partnership with Savers for donation of used clothing and home goods will not be taking place this year.


    **Bring volunteer forms to be signed after clean up!

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    Teacher Appreciation Is Coming in May

    Teacher appreciation week is coming May 6 -10. We will be looking for volunteers to help make our teachers have a "wild" week. Please see our sign-up genius links for various ways to help.


    Chelsea

    https://www.signupgenius.com/go/20F0448AEAB2DA1FE3-chelsea1


    Hickory Creek

    https://m.signupgenius.com/#!/showSignUp/10c0e48aea72ea1fc1-hickory3


    Grand Prairie

    https://www.signupgenius.com/go/508084aaaac29a4f58-grand3

    Exploration Night: Animals is Coming

    Save the date for May 9th. FSP is hosting their annual exploration night with the theme of Animals. The night is sure to be 'wild' with bats, mini-horses, baby animals, agility dogs and much more.


    More information will be forthcoming.

    Looking to Volunteer??

    FSP Hot Lunch & Smoothie Volunteers Needed

    FSP has 10 hot lunches and 6 smoothie days scheduled in 2018-2019 to help cover our Family Nights and Teacher Appreciation Week events. We are looking for help to distribute on these scheduled days at each school. Please see the signup genius links so you can signup to volunteer.


    Grand Prairie Hot Lunch & Smoothie Volunteer Signup

    https://www.signupgenius.com/go/4090f45aaa928abfe3-fsphot


    Chelsea Hot Lunch & Smoothie Volunteer Signup

    https://www.signupgenius.com/go/508044BA8AB2FA5F94-fsphot


    Hickory Creek Hot Lunch & Smoothie Volunteer Signup

    https://www.signupgenius.com/go/60b0f4faca928a46-fsphot

    Regular Lunchroom Volunteer Helpers - Grand Prairie

    FSP is looking for daily lunch volunteers. The Signup Genius links for Grand Prairie & Chelsea can be found below. The children love to see familiar faces in the lunchroom everyday. Please consider picking a day to come in and help. Thank you for your support!


    Please note that the Green Community classrooms at Grand Prairie are now split between two lunchrooms. If you are signing up for the Green Community please look for your student's teacher to be sure you sign up in the spot you would like.


    Grand Prairie

    April-Gold/Green

    https://www.signupgenius.com/go/508084aaaac29a4f58-april3


    April-Purple/Green

    https://www.signupgenius.com/go/508084aaaac29a4f58-april2


    Chelsea


    April
    https://www.signupgenius.com/go/20F0448AEAB2DA1FE3-fsd157c8

    May
    https://www.signupgenius.com/go/20F0448AEAB2DA1FE3-fsd157c9

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    Shopping amazon?

    If you shop online, please consider signing up for Amazon Smile via the link below. There is no cost to you and a portion of eligible purchases comes back to the Frankfort School District 157-C Family School. This is a great way to help the FSP raise money for their events and activities.


    https://smile.amazon.com/

    The FSP is going Paperless!

    We have heard you loud and clear and the FSP will be going paperless (maybe just some paper here and there) this year.


    If you want to be in the know on what is going on this year, and not miss any important news, be sure sign up or check out one or more of the below:


    REMIND 101 - This will provide you with text reminders a few days before/day of so you never miss a date. Text @157cb to 81010 to sign yourself up.


    EMAIL - Sign up to be on the FSP email list and be in the know on what is happening with FSP and how you can be involved in our various events and activities. Send an email to fsp157c@gmail.com or complete a Contact Us Sheet found under FSP Information on our website (www.fsp157c.org)


    FACEBOOK - https://www.facebook.com/FamilySchoolPartnership157c


    INSTAGRAM - Follow us at fsp157c


    NEWSLETTERS - Our newsletter links are sent out via the District on the 1st and 3rd Mondays of the month (unless there is a holiday). They are also sent out by all three schools at the beginning of each month. Click on our link and see all the news!


    WEBSITE - check out our website at www.fsp157c.org

    Check out the FSP Website

    The FSP website is full of great information about FSP and upcoming events. Go check it out at www.FSP157c.org.


    If you have any questions, issues or suggestions, please feel free to reach out to the FSP directly at fsp157c@gmail.com .

    Remind 101 FOR 157c Booster Events - Have you signed up?

    If you would like that extra reminder via text the day of or the night before you can now sign up for the 157c Boosters Remind 101. This will include reminders for Booster events like Hot Lunch as well as Family Nights and Fundraisers. To get these reminders please send a text with the following: @157cb to: 81010

    About 157-c Family School Partnership (FSP)

    We are the 157c Parent Teacher Organization. We are non-profit. We provide free family events as well as parent support, teacher appreciation, assembly funds, and curriculum enrichment. All parents with students in 157c are encouraged to help us. We can only do as much as we can with the volunteers that help. If you prefer not to support our fundraisers you can always support us by donating to our un-fundraiser. You can do this via Rev-Trak under FSP.

    http://fsd157c.revtrak.net/tek9.asp?pg=products&grp=8

    FSP meets monthly on the first Tuesday.

    School Calendars

    Since changes may be made to the calendars, please remember to update your iCal file periodically.

    April 15, 2019 Booster E-Blast