Welcome to Mt. Laurel, NJ - Located in Burlington County

Mount Laurel was incorporated as a township back in 1872 from portions of Evesham Township.  Mt. Laurel is about 22 square miles and borders towns such as Moorestown, Medford, Evesham, Cherry Hill, Lumberton and Hainesport.  Mt. Laurel also provides easy access to main roadways including Rt. 38, I-295 and the NJ Turnpike. 


For Kindergarten through eighth grade, public school students attend the Mount Laurel Schools. Schools in the district are six K-4 elementary schools — Countryside, Fleetwood, Hillside, Larchmont, Parkway and Springville — Mount Laurel Hartford School for grades 5 & 6 and Thomas E. Harrington Middle School for grades 7 & 8.

Parkway Elementary School was one of four schools in New Jersey recognized by the national Blue Ribbon Schools Program, awarded by the United States Department of Education, for the 2005-06 school year.

Public school students in Mount Laurel Township for grades 9-12 attend Lenape High School, located in Medford Township. The high school is one of four schools in the Lenape Regional High School District, which serves students from Evesham Township, Medford Lakes, Medford Township, Mount Laurel Township, Shamong Township, Southampton Township, Tabernacle Township and Woodland Township.

Local Links:

Mount Laurel Township website
Mount Laurel Schools
Lenape Regional High School District
Mount Laurel Public Library