New Providence is a borough on the northwestern
edge of Union County, New Jersey. It is located on the
Passaic River, which forms the county boundary with Morris
County. New Providence is bordered to the north by Chatham
Township, across the Passaic River. Berkeley Heights lies to
the southwest and south, and Summit to the east. Much of the
Murray Hill community lies in New Providence, with the
remainder in Berkeley Heights; Other unincorporated
communities, localities and place names within the borough
include Johnsons Bridge and West Summit.
The New Providence School District serves students in public
school for pre-kindergarten through twelfth grade. Schools
in the district are Allen W. Roberts Elementary School
(grades PreK-6), Salt Brook Elementary School (K-6), New
Providence Middle School (7 & 8) and New Providence High
School (9-12). The middle school and high school share the
same building and some of the same facilities (art rooms,
auditorium, east wing, west wing, gyms, music rooms, TV
production room, cafeteria).
Serving students in PreK-3 through Grade 8, The Academy of
Our Lady of Peace is accredited by the Middle States
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