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What Does CHAS Do?

Funds raised by CHAS have provided:

$40,000 worth of chrome books
Gym & playground equipmen​t
Digital camera’s for our classrooms
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​

New refrigerator for MTES Staff lounge

Dishwasher for the MTES Science Lab

Classroom furniture

​ ....and more!

1/25 through 6/12 ~ 50/50 Fundraiser​​

4/20 through 6/1 ~ Stock's Bakery Pound Cake Fundraiser​​

5/7 ~ Family Outdoor Movie Night, MTES, 7:15pm, Movie @ 8pm
5/11 ~ Paint Night Material Pick-Up, MTES Entrance, 3:15 - 5:15pm

           6th Grade Dunkin Get Together & Yard Sign Pick-Up, 5 - 8pm
5/12 ~ CHAS Membership Meeting, MTES Media Center, 8PM
5/14 ~ Family Outdoor Movie Night, MTES, 7:15pm, Movie @ 8pm
​5/15 ~ Family Virtual Paint Night, 6pm
5/21 ~ 6th Grade Luau, MTES Field #5, 7:30pm - 9pm (Rain date 6/4)

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​​​Columbus Home and School Association

Parent Teacher Organization for the Mansfield Township School District | 200 Mansfield Road East, Columbus, NJ 08022

​​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.