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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

Afterschool is Here!

LEAP after school has begun and includes sports, arts and homework help. Check out all the offerings, register, and find out more below. There will be a parent orientation on Friday, December 1, at 5 ... Read More>>


We take Halloween seriously here at MS 447. Check out some of the creative costumes our students and staff came up with. ... Read More>>

Around School

Camp Bernie Photo Gallery

We had a fantastic trip to Camp Bernie, filled with adventure and new friends. ... Read More>>

7th Grade Exploration

7th Grade Families:  Welcome to another fantastic year of ... Read More>>

Events and Information

Green Group Grange Gallery

Food for Thought 6th grade explorers checked out the rooftop farm at the Brooklyn Navy Yard. ... Read More>>

Chancellor’s Letter – November 1, 2017

Please read the following letter from the Chancellor.   Farina Letter All Schools English 27023 All schools_Chinese 27023 All schools_Spanish ... Read More>>

Keeping it Together: Executive Functioning Presentation

Did you miss the executive functioning slideshow on Curriculum Night? Here it is! Keeping it Together Presentation   ... Read More>>

Girls and Boys Basketball Tryouts

Basketball tryouts will take place next week, beginning on 9/27.  In addition to players, each team will be recruiting 2 team managers, 2 team statisticians, and 1 media manager. If you are interested in being part of the ... Read More>>

6th Grade Exploration: Food for Thought

Welcome to another fantastic year of Exploration.  Your child's first unit is Food for Thought.  Below you will find a copy of the Curriculum Letter and the E and F day 6th Grade Exploration calendars.  (These also should ... Read More>>

8th Grade Exploration: Inventions for a Better World

8th Grade Families:  Welcome to another fantastic year of Exploration.  Your child's first unit is Inventions for a Better World.  Below you will find a copy of the Curriculum Letter and the A and B day 8th Grade Exploration ... Read More>>

Communication & Grades at MS 447

Find out about communicating with teachers and using Pupilpath with this helpful slideshow.   Grades and Communication Presentation ... Read More>>

6th Grade General Education Bus Schedules

If you have questions about your child's route, please call The Office of Pupil Transportation, 718-392-8895 or email   Morning Bus 1551: COFFEY ST && VAN ... Read More>>