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Welcome to The Math & Science Exploratory School, MS 447

The Math and Science Exploratory School is a sixth through eighth grade middle school that operates on the belief that all children have a natural curiosity about the world around them and how it works.

School News

MS 447 Winter Arts Festival – February 10th.

Please come celebrate the students in the Arts programs at MS 447 for an evening of Drama, Music, Art, and Dance in our newly renovated auditorium! ... Read More>>


Check out our #itooam447 gallery. If you want to be a part of the #itooam447 wall, then see Ms. Smith in Room 315. It is open to all. Also, check out the original idea at #itooamharvard. I, ... Read More>>

PTA Updates

There is still time to donate to our Annual Appeal

We've had only 75 families donate to our Annual Appeal.  We'd love to see 100% participation. Click "Donate Now" button on the front page of this site. ... Read More>>

Around School

Office Hours/Horas de Oficina

On Wednesdays and Thursdays, we have office hours from 2:35 ... Read More>>

Events and Information

MS 447 Girls & Boys Basketball Schedules

MS 447 Girls Basketball Schedule  Wednesday February 10th, 2016 *Home MS 51 Thursday February 11th, 2016 *Home JHS 383 Thursday February 25th, 2016 *Home JHS 88 Wednesday March 2nd, 2016 Home Brooklyn Charter If ... Read More>>

Peace & Diversity Day at MS 447

Peace & Diversity Day is here. The day includes performances in the school’s newly renovated auditorium, guest speakers, important conversations and a Cultural Gallery that all classes will visit.  Classroom activities ... Read More>>

Talking about Diversity – Family Resources

  Our Annual Peace & Diversity Conference is here.  Inspired by the words and actions of Martin Luther King Jr, we plan this day to coincide with the holiday that celebrates his life.  On January 22nd, our school ... Read More>>

Remember: Free Breakfast & Lunch for All Students Every School Day

Check out the breakfast and lunch menu. ... Read More>>

A Taste of 447

Our sixth graders celebrated the culmination of our Food for Thought unit during our Taste of 447 event. In teams of six or seven, our restaurateurs branded restaurants that feature local and seasonal ingredients found on our ... Read More>>

7th Grade Candy Sales for Boston Trip

7th grade students can pick up a box of candy to start fundraising for Boston. Students are encouraged to sell boxes of candy to help bring down their overall cost. Each and every Monday, Wednesday, and Friday during ... Read More>>

6th Grade Expo – A Taste of 447

We invite you to join the Expo Team for A Taste of 447. “A Taste of 447” 6th Grade Expo - Food Donation Guidelines  We hope that you received the invitation to the upcoming 6th Grade Expo (paper copies will go out at ... Read More>>

MS 447 Girls Basketball Schedule

Come cheer on the girls basketball team during our home games (parents only at away games, please).  Here is the MS 447 Girls Basketball Game Schedule  2015 - 2016 Thursday December 3rd, 2015                  Home ... Read More>>