ABOUT US - Itasca PTO

Itasca Parent Teacher Organization
Proudly serving Benson Primary, Franzen Intermediate, and Peacock Middle Schools in
Itasca, IL School District 10
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Our Mission:

The Itasca Parent Teacher Organization (IPTO) is a nonprofit 501(c)(3) parent teacher organization whose mission is to enhance and support the educational experience at the schools in Itasca, Illinois, School District 10. The goal of the IPTO is to develop a closer connection between school and home by encouraging parent and teacher involvement, to improve the environment at these schools through volunteer and financial support, and to serve as liaison between the district administration and the parent community.


Meet the Board


Patti Stella, President

This is Patti’s third year on the IPTO Board and her first year as President. She has two kids in the district. 

Contact Patti: jpstella930@gmail.com



Adrianne Poulakidas, Vice President - Benson

Adrianne has served on the IPTO Board for two years. She has three kids and is a lifelong resident of Itasca. 
Contact Adrianne: apoula17@yahoo.com

Denise Fezekas, Vice President – Franzen

This is Denise’s second year on the IPTO Board. She has two boys in the district.
Contact Denise: denisefezekas@yahoo.com


Kristin Lavery, Vice President – Peacock

Kristin has served on the Board for the past two years. She has one son who is at Franzen.
Contact Kristin: pndexter@aol.com


Monica Jacklow, Treasurer

This is Monica’s first year on the IPTO Board. She has three kids in the district.

Contact Monica: mjacklow@att.net


Paula Parisi, Secretary

Paula is beginning her first year on the IPTO Board. She has two boys in the district.

Contact Paula: pkastanas@yahoo.com





Meeting agenda

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Budget summary

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