School Photos

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


6th Grade Expo – A Taste of 447

We invite you to join the Expo Team for A Taste of 447. ... 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, ... Read More>>

PTA Updates

PTA News Featured Image

Help raise money for MS 447 PTA while shopping online

Visit Amazon Smile and shop.  Click on this link and 0.5% of your purchase will be sent to our account.  Thank you!   ... Read More>>

Around School

office hours

Office Hours/Horas de Oficina

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

Events and Information


8th Grade Trip to Washington, DC

We are looking forward to an exciting adventure for our 8th graders!  Students will experience the history, culture and life of Washington, D.C. during a 3-day/2-night stay on May 4-6, 2016. The experiences on this trip will ... Read More>>


Girls Basketball News

  Shanyah Coston was able to attend a basketball clinic with the legendary Bob Hurley, the amazing boys’ basketball coach at St. Anthony High School in Jersey City, N.J.   Hurley has coached his HS team to 27 ... Read More>>


Congratulations to the MS 447 wrestling team!

Congratulations to the MS 447 wrestling team for participating in the 2015 New York Citywide Wrestling Finals this past Saturday (November 14th).  The team took home 3 medals at the event. Adel Zaben took home a Bronze ... Read More>>


School Lunch Menu

Check out the school lunch menu. Bosco sticks, Avi's Burger-ito, and Carne Guisada Beef Stew are some of this month's offerings. ... Read More>>

FullSizeRender (18)

Halloween @447

We take Halloween seriously here at MS 447. Check out our Halloween photo gallery to see creative costumes from students and staff. ... Read More>>


Camp Bernie Photo Gallery

We had a wonderful time at Camp Bernie. Our 6th graders climbed a mountain, took a night hike and learned about nature, teamwork and each other. Check out our photo gallery to see them in action. ... Read More>>


8th Grade Forensics Unit Calendar

8th Grade Forensics 2015-2016 Unit Calendar A Day -  All lessons in BOLD are off site. Please dress appropriately and bring a bagged lunch! BLUE RED YELLOW Thursday 9/10/15 Intro Day: 1 Circle Start, 2 Rules ... Read More>>


Student Librarians Needed

The job: Being part of the team running the library - issuing and returning books, helping people using the library, shelving books, tidying the library, promoting the library and books, using the computers. This job will ... Read More>>