Roberts Elementary School serves about 325 children in grades kindergarten through 4th in Upper Merion Township. The mission of the school district is “to inspire excellence...in every student, every day.” Roberts has a special commitment to developing partnerships with families and communities to strengthen their students’ education. In 2009, the school won its third Partnership School Award from the National Network of Partnership Schools at Johns Hopkins University.
Bryn Mawr College has a unique connection with the Upper Merion School District, as one its faculty members, Dr. David Karen, is a member of the school board. This relationship has helped to foster a variety of other connections between Roberts and the college. Since 2004, these connections have included: