• Monroe Elementary PTO

    Monroe PTO logoWorking together, we make a difference! Learning is required: Get in gear. Getting excellent academic results for all students.

    Monroe PTO seeks to support the objectives of the administration and staff of Monroe Elementary in Brooklyn Park, Minnesota. Every parent and teacher within the school has an opportunity to be a member of this organization by attending meetings, with no dues for membership being required.


      Board Members

      • Co President: Heather Swanson
        Co President: Jui Gadade
        Treasurer: Sarah Koch
        Secretary: Melissa Behrens

      Meeting Dates and Location

      • Monroe PTO general meeting at 6:30pm at school (in person) on the following dates:

        Public PTO Meetings:

        October 10, 2023
        December. 5, 2023  
        February 6, 2024
        April 2, 2024  
        May 21, 2024   


        Board Meetings:

        October 16, 2023
        November 13, 2023
        December 18, 2023
        Jan 22, 2024  
        Feb 26, 2024  
        March 25, 2024  
        April 15, 2024  
        May 13, 2024   

      • 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