Join and Support

 The Korematsu Parent Teacher Organization (KPTO) fosters relationships between parents, teachers, students, and staff and provides funding and volunteers to support academic and social growth for all students at Fred. T. Korematsu Elementary School at Mace Ranch.

Parents and teachers are encouraged to become members. All are welcome to attend meetings and to volunteer, only dues-paying members may vote or hold elective office. Dues are modest ($20 per family annually) and provide a core base of funding. KPTO is a is a 501(c)3 nonprofit (Federal TaxID #202323643) and donations are tax exempt.

To Join the KPTO, complete this FORM.

KPTO Board of Directors
President Nate Hartinger
Vice President of Communications Ashley Burgdorf
Secretary Melanie Meis
Treasurer Ian Pund
Fundraiser Chair Nicole Tafolla
Parliamentarian Erin Kleeman
Auditor Aine Coil
KPTO Committee Chairs
Active4Me Bike Scanning Rod Garcia
KPTO Auction Ashley Burgdorf and Jenny Sindel
Book Fair Stephanie Murphy
Garden Liaison Marc Ishisaka-Nolfi
Hospitality Ashley Burgdorf
Membership Jenny Sindel
Newsletter Editor and Publisher Marc Ishisaka-Nolfi
SPAC Liaison Ashley Burgdorf
Walker Creek 6th Grade Camp Deb Greenway
Webmaster Ashley Burgdorf and Jenny Sindel
Yearbook Coordinator Pam Beau

Click to view the KPTO Board Descriptions.


Make your tax-deductable donation HERE  (suggested donation amount per family $200)

Other  ways to support our school:

  • Box Tops
    Collect them and we receive .10 cents for every box top you turn in

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  • Nugget Scrip Cards
    Grab a card from the PTO office in the Main Office and follow the instructions to register your card (must be renewed each year).


  • Amazon Smile 
    Do your usual Amazon shopping, and we will receive a portion of your purchase. All you have to do is CLICK HERE to get started.


What does the KPTO do with your generous contributions?
Click below to see what our $60,000 operating (fundraising) budget provides for our school.
2017/2018 KPTO BUDGET

Click to view the KPTO BY LAWS.

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