2022 ~ 2023 CALENDAR OF EVENTS (Tentative)*

​​​Columbus Home and School Association

Parent Teacher Organization for Mansfield Township School District 

200 Mansfield Road East, Columbus, New Jersey 08022

*Events may be cancelled, rescheduled, or added throughout the school year.​​​​​​

​April 

5th ~ CHAS Planning Session, MTES Media Center, 8pm

6th ~ Half day; 6th Grade SkyZone Glow Party

10th through 14th ~ Spring Break

28th ~ 1st Grade Fun Night, MTES Gym, 7 - 8pm

​​TBD ~ Board of Education Meeting, MTES Media Center, 6:30pm


May

2nd ~ Teacher Appreciation Week Luncheons, both schools

12th ~ 4th Grade Luau, MTES Cafeteria, 7 - 8:30pm

17th ~ CHAS Membership Meeting, MTES Media Center, 8pm

19th ~ Half day; Professional Development

26th ~ Half day

29th & 30th ~ School Closed, Memorial Day

​TBD ~ 6th Grade NB Field Day

​​TBD ~ Board of Education Meeting, MTES Media Center, 6:30pm


June 

15th ~ Last Day of School

TBD ~ Board of Education Meeting, MTES Media Center, 6:30pm

TBD ~ 6th Grade NB Sending District Dance
TBD ~ Year End Class Parties

​TBD ~ Graduation

December

2nd ~ Half day; Family Paint Night, MTES, 6:30pm

8th & 9th ~ Half days, Teacher Conferences

12th ~ Board of Education Meeting, MTES Media Center, 6:30pm

13th through 16th ~ Holiday Shop, both schools

14th ~ CHAS Planning Session, MTES Media Center, 8pm

16th ~ Holiday Gift Drive Wrapping, MTES Art Room, 7pm

17th ~ Breakfast with Santa & Holiday Shop, MTES

           Fritz's Bakery Fundraiser Pick-Up

23rd ~ Half day; Class Holiday Parties

26th through 30th ~ School Closed, Winter Break


January 

16th ~ School Closed, MLK Day

18th ~ CHAS Membership Meeting, MTES Media Center, 8pm

20th ~ Pre-School and Kindergarten Fun Night, MTES Gym, 7 - 8pm

27th ~ Half day; Annual Pasta Dinner, MTES Cafeteria, 5pm

TBD ~ Board of Education Meeting, MTES Media Center, 6:30pm


​February

10th ~ Sweetheart Dance, MTES

15th ~ CHAS Planning Session, MTES Media Center, 8pm

17th ~ School Closed, Professional Development

20th & 21st ~ School Closed, President's Day

24th ~ 3rd Grade Fun Night, MTES Gym, 7 - 8:30pm

27th through 3/3 ~ Scholastic All-for-Books Coin Challenge, MTES

​TBD ~ Board of Education Meeting, MTES Media Center, 6:30pm


March

3rd ~ Scholastic Book Fair Blast Off, MTES, 4 - 8pm

6th through 11th ~ Scholastic Book Fair Class Shopping

15th ~ CHAS Planning Session, MTES Media Center, 8pm

24th ~ Half day; Professional Development

31st ~ 2nd Grade Fun Night, MTES Gym, 7 - 8pm

​​TBD ~ Board of Education Meeting, MTES Media Center, 6:30pm



 ​​​September

6th ~ Staff Welcome Back Luncheon

7th ~ First Day of School; Half day

         Smilie's Ice Cream Social, 3 - 8pm

8th ~ Half day

9th ~ Designer Bag Bingo; Half day

12th ~ Board of Education Meeting, MTES Media Center, 6:30pm

19th  ~ Maddalena's Cheesecake & Pie Fundraiser, through 10/26

19th ~ Room Parent Meeting, MTES Media Center, 7:30pm

           CHAS Membership Meeting, MTES Media Center, 8pm

                (Administration Referendum Presentation & refreshments 

                provided by the MTEA.)

21st ~ Spirit Wear Sale, through 10/2
21st ~ Back to School Night, MTES

28th ~ Back to School Night, JHES


October

10th ~ School Closed, Columbus Day

11th ~ Board of Education Meeting, MTES Media Center, 6:30pm

15th ~ Fall Farm Fundraiser at Sandy Creek Farms, 1 - 4pm

17th through 21st ~ Scholastic All-for-Books Coin Challenge, JHES

19th ~ CHAS Planning Session, MTES Media Center, 8pm

21st ~ 5th Grade Halloween Party, MTES

21st ~ Scholastic Book Fair Blast Off, JHES, 4 - 8pm

24th through 28th ~ Scholastic Book Fair Class Shopping, JHES

29th ~ Trunk-or-Treat & Outdoor Movie Night

31st ~ Class Fall Parties & Costume Parades


November

​7th through 12/16 ~ Holiday Gift Drive

10th & 11th ~ School Closed, NJEA Conference/Veteran's Day

14th ~ Board of Education Meeting, MTES Media Center, 6:30pm

16th ~ CHAS Planning Session, MTES Media Center, 8pm

17th ~ Maddalena's Fundraiser Pick-Up, MTES, 3 - 6pm

21st through 12/12 ~ Fritz's Bakery Fundraiser

​24th & 25th ~ School Closed, Thanksgiving