Family School Partnership News

Your 157c Parent Teacher Organization

Next FSP Meeting is scheduled for Tuesday, April 3rd!

Join us for our next FSP meeting on Tuesday, April 3rd in the District Office Boardroom at Grand Prairie. Meeting will begin at 9:30am. Looking forward to seeing everyone there!



***FSP Spirit Day is scheduled for Friday, April 13th. Show your tiger pride!!!

THANK YOU!

THANK YOU to everyone who came out and supported our FSP Book Fairs and Around the World event. The book fairs were a great success and Around the World was just an amazing event. We hope you had as great of a time as we did!


A special THANK YOU to the chairs, co-chairs, volunteers, school staff, administration and everyone in between for all of their help and support in putting together and running our Book Fairs and Around the World event. We could not have done this without you and we so extremely grateful and appreciative of everything you have done and continue to do! THANK YOU!

What's Going On?

Earth Day Donation Drive is just around the corner on April 20th & 21st!

Tis' the season to go through your belongings and clear out some space for the new. If you find yourself preparing to donate a bag or two, consider setting aside some things for our annual Earth Day Donation Drive on April 20th & 21st. For every bag we donate, the FSP will receive reimbursement from Savers Thrift Store. We are happy to take all sorts of items including: clothing and shoes, toys, accessories, books, small electrical items, knick knacks, media, small furniture pieces and kitchen items.


Thank you, in advance, for your donation!

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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.


https://smile.amazon.com/

Check out the NEW FSP Website

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


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

Volunteer Appreciation Week

Our volunteers are very important to us, students and schools and we couldn't do what we do without all of their hard work and dedication.


Stay tuned for details on Volunteer Appreciation Week coming up April 15-21!

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Upcoming FSP Hot Lunch and Smoothie Days

March Hot Lunches are:

Tuesday, 20th - Chelsea

Wednesday, 21st - Hickory Creek

Thursday, 22nd- Grand Prairie


April Hot Lunches are

Tuesday, 10th - Chelsea

Wednesday, 11th - Hickory Creek

Thursday, 12th - Grand Prairie


April Smoothie Days are:

Friday, 6th - Chelsea

Friday, 13th - Hickory Creek

Friday, 20th - Grand Prairie

Regular Lunch Volunteers at Grand Prairie and Chelsea for March & April! We need your help!

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!


March

Grand Praire Gold/Green Lunchroom

http://www.signupgenius.com/go/508084AAAAC29A4F58-march


Grand Prairie Purple Lunchroom

http://www.signupgenius.com/go/508084AAAAC29A4F58-march1


Chelsea

http://www.signupgenius.com/go/10c0f4ba8a82baaff2-march

Hot Lunch & Smoothie Volunteers Needed!

FSP has 10 hot lunches scheduled and 6 smoothie days scheduled 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 Volunteer Signup

http://www.signupgenius.com/go/10C044EA4AB2BA5F85-fsphot2


Chelsea Hot Lunch Volunteer Signup

http://www.signupgenius.com/go/10C044EA4AB2BA5F85-fsphot


Hickory Creek Hot Lunch Volunteer Signup

http://www.signupgenius.com/go/10C044EA4AB2BA5F85-fsphot1

May Hot Lunch and Smoothie Sales - Order by March 15th

Hot Lunch sales and smoothie sales are on-line now!

You can find the entire hot lunch and smoothie schedule with the menus and booster that is sponsoring that lunch on the 157c website in the Virtual Backpack under Boosters.


Purchases are done on Rev-Trak and you can purchase lunches up until the 15th of the month prior. April Hot Lunches and Smoothies can be purchased now until April 15th! No cash will be accepted on the day of.

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

Next FSP Monthly Meeting

Tuesday, April 3rd, 9:30am

10480 Nebraska Street

Frankfort, IL

Everyone is welcome to come to the FSP meeting. This is where we discuss upcoming events and hot topics. The FSP Board is always present as well as the 157c Superintendent, Grand Prairie Principal, Chelsea Principal, and Hickory Creek Principal.

Your input is encouraged. We hold two meetings a year in the evening to allow working parents to join in.

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.

March 19, 2018 Booster E-Blast