Marrie Diallo is the proud principal at Achievement First (AF) Linden Elementary School. Prior to this role, Ms. Diallo was the 2nd through 4th grade Academic Dean. For five years, she led the charge in ensuring that her school met rigorous academic and character goals. She began her career in education as a founding teacher at AF Linden Elementary. Ms. Diallo earned her bachelor’s degree in sociology from New York University and went on to pursue her master’s degree in elementary education through Teach for America at Brooklyn College. AF staff and families know that Ms. Diallo is driven by amplifying the voices of all our stakeholders to ensure that we continue to exceed the expectations of every member of our community.
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.Phone Fax
Opened: August 2014
Number of Students in 2022-23: 409
Hours: 7:15 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. Monday – Thursday; 7:15 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. Friday
Enrichment: Art, Fitness, Music
“Home of the Owls”