Achievement First
Linden Elementary School

800 Van Siclen Avenue
Brooklyn, NY 11207


Our school is near the 3 train (Van Siclen Ave.), L train (New Lots Ave.) & B83, B6, and B20 bus.

Bus transportation is provided to all students from .5 miles to 5 miles. Families may also utilize a paid van service or request MetroCards to be used weekdays before and after school.





Opened: August 2014
Grades: K-4
Number of Students in 2019-20: 469
Hours: 7:15 a.m. – 3:35 p.m. Monday – Friday
Specials: Art, Fitness, Music
Extracurricular Programs: Step Club

“Home of the Owls”

School Leader

  • Ashley Baez

    Ashley Baez

    Ashley Baez is the principal of Achievement First Linden Elementary School. Prior to this role, Ms. Baez served as the academic dean for math and science for second through fourth grade and led her third grade math team to have top year-over-year results. Prior to her role as a dean, she taught first grade at AF Linden Elementary, where she held a high bar for parent involvement, academic performance and student culture. Before joining Achievement First, she taught first grade at a public school in Charlotte, NC, where she found her true love for education and teaching. She earned her bachelor’s degree in elementary education from Appalachian State University. She holds a master’s degree in special education from Relay Graduate School of Education.

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