JOHN HYDOCK ELEMENTARY SCHOOL!

                "Our shared vision for JHES is a school that values and promotes excellence

                    in education and the love of learning.  We encourage all children to reach

                         their full potential by recognizing individual differences, nurturing

                                    positive attitudes, and maintaining high expectations."


Located in the village of Columbus, John Hydock Elementary School has long been an integral part of education in Mansfield Township.
At JHES, we pride ourselves on our close-knit school community, our dedicated team of teachers, and our excellent relationship with parents and larger Mansfield Township community. 
In order to meet the needs of all students, teachers at JHES utilize differentiated instruction and cutting edge technology to implement lessons in reading, writing, standards-based mathematics, and other curricular programs. 
JHES is truly a "learning school," where students are provided with a variety of learning experiences, and likewise teachers are given the opportunity to enhance their skills through professional development programs.
John Hydock Elementary School
19 Locust Avenue
Columbus, NJ 08022
School Phone Number
Grade Levels at JHES
Kindergarten, First Grade, and Second Grade
School Hours
8:40 AM to 3:25 PM
Stacy Cullari, Principal
To contact the school office:
Kristine Patton, School Secretary
609.298.0308, extension 1221
 Dori Levy, District Anti-Bullying Coordinator
Cheryl Strickland, JHES Anti-Bullying Specialist
 Whole School Morning Meeting- Kids of Character Awards Whole School Morning Meeting- Buddy Bench Introduction