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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

Check Out Our Online Newspaper: The Wolf Press

The first ever issue of the MS 447 newspaper, The Wolf Press, is available online. Check it out here.   ... Read More>>

6th Grade Food For Thought Expo

Please join us on December 16th or 19th, when students will present their restaurant offerings, featuring seasonal ingredients. Check below to find out which day your student will be presenting (tip: ... Read More>>

Around School

7th Grade Build NYC Expo

7th graders are presenting their work on December 14th and 15th. Join us to find out what's been going on in Build NYC. ... Read More>>

Camp Bernie Photo Gallery

Camp Bernie was a big success. We had lots of fun and learning and ... Read More>>

Events and Information

8th Grade Washington, DC Trip

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 10th-12th, 2017. The experiences on this trip ... Read More>>

7th Grade Boston Trip

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 31-June 2, 2017. The experiences on this trip will ... Read More>>

8th Grade Bioethics Expo – December 2nd, 5th, 12th & 13th

8th Grade Unit 1 Expo "Lessons on Bioethical Questions" - December 2,5,12,13. Your child should know on which date they are teaching their lesson.  Please join us! See attached flier for timing and details. ... Read More>>

Chaperone Unit 2 Exploration Trips

Want to chaperone a Unit 2 Exploration trip? We'd love to have you! Your choices are below. Remember,  you can chaperone even if your child is in a different class or grade. Thanks for your help, we can't do it without ... Read More>>

8th Grade Bioethics

On a recent trip to the Sackler Lab at the American Museum of Natural History 8th grade students broke down cell walls and used electrophoresis techniques as they tested Corn Chips and Oatmeal to determine if they had been ... Read More>>

8th Grade Bioethics

Your 8th grade students are learning to consider relevant facts, stakeholders, and ethical considerations such as respect for people, harms and benefits, fairness, and responsibility to themselves and their communities as ... Read More>>

7th Grade Building NYC: Liberty Science Skyscraper Exhibit

7th grade students tested their beam walking skills and experienced hurricane like weather conditions as they researched the purpose of Curtain Walls. Ask your 7th graders to tell you about their Liberty Science Museum ... Read More>>

6th Grade: Greenmarket Trips

As part of the 6th Grade Food For Thought Unit students travel to local greenmarkets to research local and seasonal foods.  They will use their research to select delicious recipes for inclusion in their collaboratively and ... Read More>>