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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.

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Into the Woods Is a Smashing Success

Our students, staff and volunteers did a tremendous job!  Check out our photo gallery. Thanks to Sean McCollum for the gorgeous photos.   ... Read More>>


AIDS Walk 2015

MS447 student government and community members participated in the AIDS Walk Sunday, May 17th in Central Park. The team raised almost $1000 to support GMHC!   ... Read More>>

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Spring Auction Photo Gallery

  Our Spring Auction & Gala was a great success. Thank you to all of our amazing volunteers!   The fantastic food was donated by 447 parent-owned Inatteso ... Read More>>

PTA News

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Your Purchases Can Help Raise Money For Our School

Online Shopping Visit to do your online shopping. Up ... Read More>>

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7th Grade Trip to Boston

We are looking forward to an exciting adventure for our 7th graders!  Students will experience the history, culture and life of Boston, MA during a 3-day/2-night stay on May 27-29, 2015. The experiences on this trip will ... Read More>>


Humans of 447

Student Government (particularly the No Place for Hate committee) has recently launched the Humans of 447 project inspired by Humans of NY. We have made our bulletin board and we are excited to announce that we have launched ... Read More>>


SONYC May Newsletter

Big Brothers Big Sisters NYC SONYC Afterschool program @ MS 447 MAY Newsletter It feels like summer in the springtime! 5 weeks of SONYC Remain for the 2014-2015 school year! BBBS of NYC SONYC Program It is ... Read More>>


8th Grade – Senior Dues

It is our pleasure to announce the upcoming senior activities taking place this year for your child as they make the transition from middle school to high school.   Senior Dance will be held on Wednesday, June 17, ... Read More>>

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MS 447 T-Shirt Design Contest

447 is looking for a new design for our t-shirts. All designs should include our school number and/or full name. Draw your ideas clearly on a plain white sheet of paper. Winning designs will be scanned and used to create ... Read More>>