Summer Camp Opportunities

Liberty Lake Day Camp

Fernbrook Farms Summer Camp

Red Bulls Soccer Camp, August 8th - 12th

Know of any local summer camp options?

Send us an email and we'll share! ​​

What Does CHAS Do?

Funds raised by CHAS have provided:

$40,000 worth of chrome books
Gym & playground equipment
Curriculum support & classroom supplies
Numerous interactive smart boards
Thousands of dollars’ worth of books 
Playground buddy benches for JHES & MTES
Landscaping improvements at JHES & MTES
Gymnasium sound systems at JHES & MTES
Cafeteria behavior rewards program support

Gardening Club support

Complimentary Yearbooks for Sixth Graders
Class trip t-shirts for students​

​Teacher & Staff Appreciation 

New refrigerator for MTES Staff lounge

Dishwasher for the MTES Science Lab

Classroom furniture & facility equipment

​ ...and more!

​​​Columbus Home and School Association

Parent Teacher Organization for Mansfield Township School District 

200 Mansfield Road East, Columbus, New Jersey 08022

May 2nd through 5/23 ~ Stock's Pound Cake Fundraiser
May 6th ~ 4th Grade Luau, MTES, 7 - 8:30pm

​May 12th ~ Kindergarten Preview Day

​May 13th ~ 1st Grade Fun Night, MTES Gym
May 18th ~ CHAS Membership Meeting, MTES, 8pm

May 20th ~ Annual Pasta Dinner, MTES, 5 - 7:30pm
May 23rd ~ 6th Grade Sending District Field Day @ NBMS

May 27th ~ MTES Field Day 
May 30th ~ School Closed, Memorial Day

June 1st ~ 6th Grade Class Trip to Sawmill YMCA

June 3rd ~ 5th Grade Class Trip to the Franklin Institute
June 8th ~ 2nd Grade Move Up Day
June 9th ~ 4th Grade Class Trip to Washington Crossing State Park

​​Our Mission
​It is our hope and challenge as the Columbus Home and School Association that parents, administrators, and support staff of the John Hydock Elementary School and Mansfield Township Elementary School unite in honor of our children's success with both open minds and open hearts.