Family School Partnership News

Your 157c Parent Teacher Organization

FSP General Meeting

Thank you all who came out to first general meeting in September. It was a great turn out! We look forward to seeing you at future meetings and events.


The next general meeting for FSP will be held on Tuesday October 2 at 9:30 am at Grand Prairie. We hope to see you there!

What's Going On?

November Hot Lunch Deadline

The deadline to purchase hot lunch for November is fast approaching. All November hot lunches should be purchased no later than October 15th. 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
  • Spirit Wear Sales

    Thank you to all who supported our FSP spirit wear fundraiser. Spirit wear will be delivered to the student/class/school that you noted on the website order.


    Our first spirit wear day is October 12. Wear your new Tiger gear!

    FSP Dine & Donate - The Creamery

    Our first Dine & Donate of the school year will be held from open to close at the The Creamery (Nebraska and Route 45) on Thursday, September 20th. Come out and enjoy a special treat wit your family. A portion of your purchase will go back to the FSP to use for great events for our students.


    Be sure to mention the FSP when making your purchase.

    Creamery

    Thursday, Sep. 20th, 9am-9pm

    459 West Nebraska Street

    Frankfort, IL

    Mark Your Calendars - Book Fair is Coming in October!

    Book Fair is headed to our schools in October. The FSP will be putting on the book fairs at all three schools and we will be looking for lots of volunteers. If you are interested, please look for the Signup Genius links that will be coming out soon.



    Hickory Creek Fall Book Fair is Coming October 10th-12th!


    Please join us for the Hickory Creek Fall Book Fair on Wednesday, October 10th- Friday, October 12th. Hickory Creek classrooms will visit the fair during their math advisory times, as well as during their lunch hour. We will also be open during 'Pack the Bleachers-Pink Out Night' on Thursday evening, October 11th, from 4pm to 6:30pm in the Hickory Creek gymnasiums. Come out to support the HCMS girls basketball teams, and wear pink to help raise awareness for breast cancer. Free admittance to the games if you wear pink!



    We will need volunteers to help run the book fair. Any time you can give is much appreciated, thanks in advance for your support!


    Hickory Creek - Book Fair Signup


    http://www.signupgenius.com/go/30e0e4fabab2da2fb6-hickory





    Chelsea Book Fair: October 15-18 with Family Night on October 17

    Grand Prairie Book Fair: October 22-26 with Family Night on October 23

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    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

    Everyday What To Know

    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

    FSP Hot Lunch & Smoothie Days - September & October

    Our September and October Hot Lunch and Smoothie Days are as follows.


    September Hot Lunches

    11 - Chelsea Hot Lunch

    12 - Hickory Creek Hot Lunch

    13 - Grand Prairie Hot Lunch


    September Smoothies

    14 - Chelsea Smoothies

    21- Hickory Creek Smoothies

    28 - Grand Prairie Smoothies


    October Hot Lunches

    30 - Chelsea Hot Lunch

    31 - Hickory Creek Hot Lunch

    1 (November) - Grand Prairie Hot Lunch


    October Smoothies

    None

    Regular Lunchroom Volunteer Helpers - Grand Prairie & Chelsea

    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

    Grand Prairie Purple/Green Lunchroom - September Signup

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


    Grand Prairie Purple/Green Lunchroom - October Signup

    https://www.signupgenius.com/go/508084AAAAC29A4F58-october1


    Grand Prairie Gold/Green Lunchroom - September Signup

    https://www.signupgenius.com/go/508044BA8AB2FA5F94-grand1


    Grand Prairie Gold/Green Lunchroom - October Signup

    https://www.signupgenius.com/go/508084AAAAC29A4F58-october


    Chelsea-October Signup

    https://www.signupgenius.com/go/20F0448AEAB2DA1FE3-fsd157c2

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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/

    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.

    September 17, 2018 Booster E-Blast