Safe routes to Allen W. Roberts School

Allen W Roberts School - AWR AWR Safe Routes to School

Find the Safe Routes for our kids to walk or bike from home to school to their after school activities.  Scroll down to see 3 kinds of interactive maps!

Plan your Drive to School (AWR)

Front Circle Drop Off and Pick Up

AWR Front Circle grades 1-6  or  AWR Front Circle pre-K


  • AWR Parents sign in to AWR website for much more information.  This website helps keep our kids safe by only displaying public information.
  • Click on Crossing Guards or DROP-n-GO’s to see more detailed information on times, etc.

Plan your walk or bike to School

Use our Interactive Maps Information

Thanks to Mrs. Hansen, the AWR Safety Committee and the SRTS Team for all their hard work!

Try a DROP-n-GO and PARK-n-WALK

A safe and convenient way to drop off or pick up your children (or walk with them) at marked locations around the perimeter of school.

This information is available for every DROP-n-GO in the Interactive Maps, just click on the green strip and this is what you will see.  If you’d like a page like this for SB and NPMS then please tell me in comments below.

  • Public DROP-n-GO’s are in sight of crossing guard or on school grounds
  • short 2-3 minute walk to school
  • lead directly to a supervised entrance into the school
  • Bike Racks easily accessible upon arrival from these locations
  • Locations ease congestion in other drop off/pick up areas and provide a quicker route with less waiting

DROP-n-GO Crane Circle

Traffic coming from SW

  • Proceed counterclockwise around Crane Circle.
  • Don’t turn onto Jones but instead go to sidewalks in front of 37-59 Crane Circle
  • Students exit onto sidewalk

DROP-n-GO Hawthorne Drive

Traffic coming from NW along Hawthorne

  • Students exit onto Hawthorne sidewalk, within sight of crossing guard
  • Rather than turning RIGHT onto Jones Drive, cars continue straight on Hawthorne towards Central
  • Suggest Drop & Go for 4th to 6th graders.

DROP-n-GO Cameron Drive

Traffic coming from NE along Hawthorne

  • Rather than turning LEFT onto Jones Drive, cars turn RIGHT onto Cameron.
  • Students exit onto sidewalks within sight of crossing guard. Cars continue straight to Pearl
  • Suggest Drop & Go for 4th to 6th graders.

Other useful New Providence Interactive Map features

Plan your walk or drive to New Providence schools, recreation and work with our interactive maps

  • PARK-n-WALK suggestions marked in dark purple along sidewalks.
  • PARK-n-WAIT.  Come later and have your kids walk to your car away from traffic.
  • Bike Rack locations shown.
  • Click on a crossing guard or DROP-n-GO to see their times or further details.


Safe Routes to Schools in New Providence, NJ – Sign in

Shows bothpublic and parent-only information.  AWR parents must sign in to their school’s web site.

Safe Routes to School in New Providence, NJ – Public

Shows public information.  We want the community to know about what types of information we have available but we wouldn’t want a to give a potential predator an edge.

New to town? Here is more about Allen W Roberts Elementary School

Allen W Roberts School
80 Jones Dr
New Providence, NJ 07974-1121

(908) 464-4707
Public School | Grades: P-6

New Providence is home to 12,000 residents within 3.6 square miles in northwestern Union County, NJ. The school is located in a beautiful residential neighborhood. All students live within a 2 mile radius.

2014 Enrollment ~650 students
School Hours 8:35 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
District: New Providence Board Of Education

Special Needs: The district’s Preschool programs are housed in Allen W Roberts.



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