• Brookside Elementary PTO

    What is Brookside Elementary PTO?

    Brookside fosters a culture where we value each other as we learn and grow.  

    What is the mission?

    Our mission is to engage and foster relationships among families, staff and the community to serve the needs of students at Brookside Elementary School.

      Board Members

      • President: Devin Harter

        Treasurer: Vic Ohumukini

        Secretary: Amanda Buss

        Special Events Coordinator: Erin Kvittem

        Social Media: JJ Barten


      Meeting Dates and Location

      • 2023/2024 PTO Meetings | All are welcome to attend
        • September 7, 2023
        • October 5, 2023
        • November 2, 2023
        • January 4, 2024
        • February 1, 2024
        • April 4, 2024
        • May 9, 2024
        • June 13, 2024
        Meetings will be at 6:30 in the MakerSpace at Brookside Elementary.


      • Planned 2023/2024 Activities
        • October 27 | Storm Chase Fun Run
        • November 17 | Bingo Night
        • December 2 | Craft Fair
        • January 26 | Winter Wonderland
        • April 19 | Dance
        • More to come!

      Contact Information

      • PTOs, booster clubs and nonprofits

        Anoka-Hennepin Parent Involvement provides helpful management information to parent-teacher organizations (PTOs), advisory councils, partnership teams, booster clubs and other nonprofit organizations that help students. 

        Topics include:
        • Leadership
        • Establishing non-profit organization (501c3) status
        • Non-profit organization and volunteer management
        • Financial and organizational management
        • Recruitment and retention of members
        • Partnership practices and networking
        Services include:
        • Consultations - Parent Involvement provides one-on-one or small group consultations regarding most topics related to managing parent organizations. 
        • Document retention - Parent Involvement will keep duplicates of crucial documents on file for district parent organizations (PTOs, PTAs, home and school associations, and booster clubs).
        • Leadership workshops & Special Events - are offered on a periodic basis. Topics typically covered include member recruitment and retention, publicity, communications, tips for treasurers and obtaining or maintaining (501c3) nonprofit status with the IRS. Visit the PTO and booster club workshop page to register for free trainings.
        • Partnership refresher - An annual training and networking event for members of Anoka-Hennepin's Partnership Teams is facilitated by Parent Involvement. This event assists teams in fulfilling their self-directed goals to boost student achievement and help schools in other ways. 
        To check out or browse book titles on all aspects of nonprofit management, visit the Anoka-Hennepin Parent Resource Center
        Use Library Name: AHPRC
        No Password is required. 


        Anoka-Hennepin Parent Involvement, 2727 N Ferry St., Anoka, MN 55303
        Phone: 763-506-1278