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?

FSP Hot Lunch & Smoothie Days - May

May Hot Lunches


29-Hickory Creek

30-Grand Prairie

May Smoothies


24-Hickory Creek

31-Grand Prairie

Exploration Night: Animals is May 9

Save the Date!!!

Thursday May 9th

5:30-8:00 pm


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.

Special Presentations:

Naturalist discussing Biomimicry


JJC Vet Program



Save Our American Raptors

6:00-7:00 pm

Incredible Bats

6:30-7:00 pm

7:30-8:00 pm

K-9 Tailshakers

7:30 pm

We are still looking for volunteers. If you are interested please sign-up via the sign-up genius link.

Teacher Appreciation is May 6 - 10

It is going to be a wild week for teachers. Thank you to everyone that volunteered their time or donated items to the schools to make this week an incredible week for our awesome teachers here in 157c. Stay tuned for pictures from the week.

Thank you to everyone that came out to our Earth Day Dine and Donate at The Creamery!!

FSP at the Joliet Slammers Game

Save the Date for June 21st to cheer on the Joliet Slammers with your FSP.

Ticket orders were sent home this past week to order tickets. Students are free with a purchased adult ticket.

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

Chelsea Hot Lunch & Smoothie Volunteer Signup

Hickory Creek Hot Lunch & Smoothie Volunteer Signup

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



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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.

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 or complete a Contact Us Sheet found under FSP Information on our website (


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

Check out the FSP Website

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

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

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.

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.

May 6, 2019 Booster E-Blast