Driving Directions

  • George Washington Middle School
    68 Lenox Road
    Wayne, NJ 07470
    973-633-3140


    The following directions are better than directions from online map sources.  The school is located on Lenox Road but the parking lot and entrance are accessible from Ciccone Drive.

    From Route 80 EAST

    NOTE:  There is no exit for Route 23 North directly from Route 80 East. 

    To reach Route 23 North from Route 80 East:

    Exit off Route 80 East at Exit 55 Minnisink Road, Totowa.

    Left at the top of the ramp. Go over the top of Route 80.

    Left immediately after crossing over Route 80.

    Left back onto entrance ramp for Route 80 West.

    Stay in the right-hand lane to Route 23 North.

    Route 23 North Exit 53

    Right at the first traffic light (Packanack Lake Road)

    Left on Fir Place (first left – directly behind the shopping center)

    Right on Cedar Place

    Left on Hillcrest Drive

    Left on Magnolia Place

    Right on Ciccone Drive

    The school parking lot will be straight ahead


    From Route 46 East/West

    From Route 80 West

    Route 23 North Exit 53

    Right at the first traffic light (Packanack Lake Road)

    Left on Fir Place (first left – directly behind the shopping center)

    Right on Cedar Place

    Left on Hillcrest Drive

    Left on Magnolia Place

    Right on Ciccone Drive

    The school parking lot will be straight ahead.


    From: Route 287 North/South

    Exit 52 – Riverdale/Wayne

    Route 23 South

    Travel several miles on Route 23 South.  Get in the right-hand lane when you see    Fuddruckers.

    Follow signs for Packanack Lake Road.  (2nd light after Fuddruckers)

    Go through the light.

    Make a right immediately after the Exxon station.

    Go around the back of Exxon station. Stay in the right-hand lane as you make a right onto Packanack Lake Road.

    Cross Route 23

    Left on Fir Place (first left – directly behind the shopping center)

    Right on Cedar Place

    Left on Hillcrest Drive

    Left on Magnolia Place

    Right on Ciccone Drive

    The school parking lot will be straight ahead.


    From:  Ratzer Road East

    Right on Hillcrest Drive (4th street on the right from Route 23)

    Right on Magnolia Drive

    Right on Ciccone Drive

    The school parking lot will be straight ahead.


    From: Ratzer Road West

    Left on Hillcrest Drive (4th street on the left after the Packanack School)

    Right on Magnolia Drive

    Right on Ciccone Drive

    The school parking lot will be straight ahead.