Portrait of Frantz MeronvilWelcome to Florence Ave School, Home of the Falcons.

We are delighted and honored to welcome you to the 2022-2023 School year at Florence Ave Elementary school.

We are immensely proud of our school’s reputation in Irvington, and we will continue to strive for excellence in teaching and building our community one student at a time. Florence Ave Elementary School serves over 600 students, from kindergarten to grade 5, 66 staff members, two administrators, and the district’s administrative and support staff. Common values unite us; everyone evolves in an environment marked by the joy of learning and the desire to excel in everything they do. Our knowledgeable and caring staff, progressive attitude, and our technologically advanced approach shape the uniqueness of our bilingual learning environment.

As we get to know each other, you will discover how impactful the vision of Florence Ave Elementary School is to inspire and instruct all students to think critically, creatively, and responsively, embrace diversity, and pursue their dreams with purpose. Our mission at Florence Ave Elementary for this school year is to unite academic excellence with an inclusive learning community.

The hallmark of Florence Avenue School is its formidable tradition of innovating and creating meaningful opportunities for our scholars, in the classroom, on enriching experiential excursions, and through the wide range of extracurricular activities.

At the heart of any great school is exceptional staff, and Florence Ave Elementary School is no exception. Together, members of our caring educational community are committed to helping each student be informed, empowered, and to lead by example. Our students develop their personalities and acquire skills that will allow them to leave their mark and succeed in their next level of education.

The best way to get to know Florence Ave Elementary School is to visit us. You will discover that our Parents Teacher Association is devoted to the educational success of our scholars, and you will discover why Florence Ave Elementary is truly an extraordinary school that brings ideas to life, inspires and instructs all students to think critically, creatively, and responsively, embraces diversity, and pursues their dreams with purpose.

In the meantime, the school administration remains at your disposal to arrange an appointment or to send you any additional information you may need.


Frantz B. Meronvil,

Carol Coleman,
Assistant Principal