• Andover Parent, Teacher & Community Organization (APTCO)

    The APTCO is organized for the purpose of supporting and enhancing the educational experiences of the Andover Elementary students by:

    1. Providing an organization through which the parents, community members, teachers, and school can work cooperatively together; and
    2. Providing approved financial support that enriches the education at Andover Elementary.

      Board Members

      • Chair: Jessica Storkan
        Vice Chair :Liz Burback
        Treasurer: Brandi Shenkle
        Secretary: Melissa Hayek

      Meeting Dates and Location

      • All meetings are held at Andover Elementary in the South Media Center from 6:30-7:30pm

        September 22, 2022
        October 13, 2022
        November 10, 2022
        January 19, 2023
        February 16, 2023
        March 23, 2023
        April 20, 2023
        May 11, 2023


      • 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
        Supervisor: Liz Burgard, elizabeth.burgard@ahschools.us
        Phone: 763-506-1282