South Mountain School 444 W South Orange Ave, South Orange, NJ07079 The student body of South Mountain School is comprised of grades two through five and two classes of full-day…More kindergarteners. An additional three classes of full-day kindergarteners and first graders attend the South Mountain Annex, but the administration is the same for the two schools. The principal is Tina Lehn.
South Mountain Annex 112 Glenview Rd, South Orange, NJ07079 South Mountain Annex is located in the heart of Newstead and has full-time kindergarteners and first graders. Children…More in grades two through five continue at the larger South Mountain School. The two schools have the same administration. The principal is Tina Lehn.
South Mountain Yoga 18 S Orange Ave, South Orange, NJ07079 South Mountain Yoga teaches a form of hatha yoga that focuses on biomechanics and is based on life-affirming philosophy…More for all levels of yoga practitioners. With a full roster of friendly and experienced teachers, South Mountain provides a comfortable and challenging practice for everyone.
South Mountain Dental Specialty Group 71 Valley St, South Orange, NJ07079 South Mountain Dental Specialty Group includes dentists Dr. Ralph Gray, Dr. Kevin D. Johnson, Dr. Steven M. Baum and Dr.…More Adam Waksor.
Dr. Thomas F. Cuomo 61 1st St, South Orange, NJ07079 Dr. Cuomo is a member of South Mountain Orthopaedic, housed in a large office building on 1st Street. He specializes in…More knee, hip, ankle and shoulder replacements.
The Conservancy is dedicated to preserving the South Mountain Reservation and has volunteers who focus on trash…More pick-up and erosion control. For ecological reasons, the Conservancy supports the deer hunt, and members have spoken at public meetings to advocate continuing it. Conservancy members also lead hikes in the Reservation.
A waterproof map of the Reservation created by the Conservancy is now available at the South Orange, Maplewood and Millburn libraries, as well as some local stores, for $4.
Adam Waksor 71 Valley St, South Orange, NJ07079 Dr. Adam Waksor practices dentistry with the South Mountain Dental Group. See their listing for more information.
Mountain Station 449 Vose Ave, South Orange, NJ07079 Located in the Montrose area, Mountain Station has direct service to Hoboken. Commuters can apply to the Parking…More Authority for a permit to park in one of the two lots, which have a combined 91 spaces (including one handicapped space). There are no ticket machines or ticket agents. There is a bike rack too.
South Mountain Reservation is run by the Essex County government and is located in Maplewood, Millburn and West…More Orange. Residents from the entire area take advantage of the trails and waterways in the park and there is also Turtleback Zoo, which is located in the West Orange section of the park. Picnic areas dot the park and there are horseback riding trails. Additionally, there's a dog park with sections for large and small dogs.
One of the main access points to the park in Millburn is at the intersection of Glen Avenue and Lackawanna Place, with limited parking available inside the park. There are also access points along Brookside Drive, although no parking lots are available. Maplewood residents can access the park via South Orange and Sagamore Road.
The South Mountain Conservancy provides information and maps for the park. Additionally, it leads trail walks and hosts clean-ups and trail improvement projects.
South Mountain Orthopaedic Associates, PA 61 1st St, South Orange, NJ07079 This group practice specializes in orthopedic medicine, including hip, knee, shoulder and ankle replacement. The doctors…More involved include Dr. F.F. Buechel, Dr. T.E. Helbig, Dr. Thomas Cuomo, and Dr. M.J. Brien. For more details, see their Web site.
Dr. Frederick F. Buechel 61 1st St, South Orange, NJ07079 Dr. Buechel is the head doctor for South Mountain Orthopaedic, which specializes in orthopedic surgery, including knee,…More hip, shoulder, and ankle replacement. For more information see their Web site.
Dr. Kevin Johnson 71 Valley St, South Orange, NJ07079 Dr. Johnson is one of the dentists who make up the South Mountain Dental Specialty Group. Other dentists include Dr.…More Ralph Gray and Dr. Steven M. Baum.
Applications for permits for resident daytime and nighttime parking, businesses and Seton Hall students are…More available. They can also be obtained online. The Parking Authority also runs commuter jitneys to the South Orange train station from Montrose/Tuxedo Park, Newstead/Wyoming Avenue and Irvington Avenue/Prospect Street/Valley Street. It's $150 for a yearly pass. Mark Hartwyk is the executive director.
Waiting list applications for commuter lots at South Orange Station and Mountain Station can also be obtained at the Parking Authority.
South Orange Country Day School was established 40 years ago, but it was taken over by a new owner, Annemarie Maini,…More in December 2007. She's made some changes to the building and outdoor play area — which can be seen by NJ Transit commuters on the stretch of track between South Orange and Mountain stations. She took out playground equipment made of tires and the driveway in the backyard due to safety concerns.
Though South Orange Country Day School no longer has Montessori accreditation, its phonics-based curriculum is still influenced by that philosophy. The school offers nursery school, Pre-K and kindergarten, and has enrolled special-needs children. Sixty percent of students are from South Orange and Maplewood; the rest are from surrounding communities like Newark, West Orange and East Orange.