Directions and Maps
to Woods Road Elementary School
Woods Road School is located on South Woods Road in Hillsborough Township, New Jersey. Hillsborough Township is in Central New Jersey in the Route 206 area between Somerville and Princeton. The image on the left is a close up view of Hillsborough Road, showing a star where our school is located. The image on the right is an expanded view of the area, showing where Route 206 crosses Hillsborough Road.
Directions from New York City
NJTurnpike South to Exit 14. Take Route 78 West (Express Lane) toward Clinton. You will be on Rt. 78 for approximately 20 miles. Follow the exit for Route 287 Somerville/Morristown. Stay to the LEFT here for 287 South toward Somerville. Follow to first exit (202/206 South, left lane exit). You will shortly pass the Bridgewater Commons Mall on the left and will approach the Somerville Circle. Keep to the right and watch for 206 SOUTH Princeton. Follow for approximately 9 miles. The next landmark is the Hillsborough Elementary School (on the left) which is at the intersection of Rt. 206 and Amwell Road. Continue through traffic light (pass TEXACO on the right). Hillsborough Road is at the second traffic light past the intersection. Make a left turn onto Hillsborough Road and proceed approximately 2 miles to South Woods Road. Turn right onto South Woods Road, you will see the school as you make the turn.
From Philadelphia Area
Take Rt. 287 to Weston Canal Road (Exit 12). Bear left as you exit and turn left at the traffic light onto Weston Canal Road (Rt. 623). You will pass the Ramada Inn, go through the light and follow along the canal approximately 3 miles down a winding road. Pass over the bridge to the traffic light. Make a left turn on to South Main Street (aka 533/Millstone River Road). Follow to the end of the road and at the traffic light make a right turn onto Rt. 514 (Amwell Road). Make the second left onto Woods Road. Follow to STOP sign (you will see the school) Make a left turn onto Hillsborough Road and then the first right onto South Woods Road to the school entrance.
- From Philadelphia Area
Rt. 95 North to exit 7B for Route Rt. 206 North exit. Follow Rt. 206 North through Princeton. Once in town, turn left at Bayard Lane traffic light to continue on Rt. 206 North for approximately 10 miles. Once past the 90 degree turn and the Belle Mead Garage, you have entered Hillsborough Township. At the traffic light you will pass a Mobile and Shell Gas Station, the next traffic light is Hillsborough Road. Make a right turn onto Hillsborough Road, proceed approximately 2 miles to South Woods Road. You will see the school before you see the South Woods Road sign. Turn right onto South Woods Road, school is on your right.