MS:Location and Directions

Location and Directions

The Blue Mountain Middle School is located in southern Schuylkill County, West Brunswick Township, adjacent to the Borough of Orwigsburg. Easily accessible from Interstate 78 and Interstate 81, the Blue Mountain Middle School is minutes away from the North/South corridor of Route 61. Within a traveling time of thirty minutes from Reading, forty minutes from Allentown, and fifty minutes from Harrisburg, the Blue Mountain Middle School provides opportunities in close proximity.

Directions to the Blue Mountain Middle School are as follows:

From the south, east or west the exit from Interstate 78 at Route 61 North is an appropriate landmark. At this junction a driving time of 12 minutes and 9.8 miles is required to reach the Blue Mountain Middle School and District Offices. After traveling 8 miles north on Route 61 through the small towns of Port Clinton, Molino, and Deer Lake you will make a right exit onto Brick Hill Road . Although the Brick Hill Road exit is not marked, it is directly across from T.J’s drive-in restaurant and adjacent to Zion’s Red Church . A distance of 1.2 miles is required on Brick Hill Road before a right turn is made onto Lawrence Street. Proceed to the stop sign and travel straight ahead; Lawrence Street becomes Red Dale Road. The Blue Mountain Elementary East School comes into view first and the Blue Mountain Middle School/Blue Mountain District Offices will view as the second building on the left.

From the north, Route 61 south is the main point of entry through the city of Pottsville and town of Schuylkill Haven. Just a few miles south of Schuylkill Haven one needs to exit Route 61 at Route 443 East. Renningers Market and the Freez are landmarks for this exit. From this point of exit a driving time of 7 minutes and 2.9 miles is required to reach the Blue Mountain Middle School and District Offices. Route 443 East proceeds past Blue Mountain High School on the left and into the Borough of Orwigsburg. Directly through Orwigsburg and with no left or right turns at the only blinker light in Orwigsburg, one proceeds to a left exit onto Lawrence Street. At the stop sign and straight ahead, Lawrence Street becomes Red Dale Road. The Blue Mountain Elementary East School comes into view first and the Blue Mountain Middle School/Blue Mountain District Offices will view as the second building on the left.

From Route 443 east to west, Route 443 enters Orwigsburg at a blinker light. A left turn is necessary at the blinker light and within a few hundred yards a left exit will be made onto Lawrence Street. At the stop sign and straight ahead, Lawrence Street becomes Red Dale Road. Proceeding along Red Dale Road, the Blue Mountain Elementary East School comes into view first and the Blue Mountain Middle School/Blue Mountain District Offices will view as the second building on the left.

Please always remember that a phone call to the Blue Mountain Middle School office at 570-366-0546, extensions 3037 or 3047, can complete your journey.