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 2018/19
President Deb Greenway
Vice President of Communications Ashley Burgdorf
Secretary Julie Stark
Treasurer Corrie Acuna
Fundraiser Chair Autumn Thacker
Parliamentarian Nate Hartinger
Auditor Ian Pund
KPTO Committee Chairs
Active4Me/ Bike Scanning Rod Garcia
Asian Pacific Festival Evelyn and Rod Garcia
Book Fair/ Scholastic Book Club Committee
Chess Club
Climate Committee
Coyote Crawl Fun Run Kristen Alexander
Family Movie Nights
Garden Liaison Marc Ishisaka-Nolfi
Hospitality Melanie Meis
KPTO Auction Ashley Burgdorf and Jenny Sindel
Membership Nihan Alassaad
Newsletter Editor and Publisher Marc Ishisaka-Nolfi
Running Club
Spooktakular Night
SPAC Liaison Ashley Burgdorf
Walker Creek 6th Grade Camp
Webmaster Jenny Sindel
Welcome Back Picnic 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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