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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

Important Info About 7th Grade Alley Pond Trip

Trip Dates for classes: Thursday, Nov. 3rd, 701/702     Wednesday, Nov. 9th,  703/705      Thursday, Nov. 10th,   704/706 Departure Site: MS 447, 345 Dean Street Departure Time: 8:00 a.m.Return ... Read More>>

Relief Drive for Haiti

Hurricane Matthew took a terrible toll on Haiti. MS 447 is working with Brooklyn's Haitian-American community to get much needed supplies to people in need.  Here is a list of what we are collecting, ... Read More>>

Around School

Open House Dates for 5th Grade Families

Para Español , por favor presione en "select language" en la parte superior y derecha de la página. We will hold Open Houses for 5th Grade families on Saturday, October 15th, from 10 am - 1 pm, and ... Read More>>

Chaperone Exploration Trips

Thanks so much for your support of our Exploration program! Parents or ... Read More>>

Events and Information

Camp Bernie Photo Gallery

Camp Bernie was a big success. We had lots of fun and learning and getting to know each other. A big thanks to our wonderful 6th graders, our amazing parent chaperones, and 447 and Camp Bernie staff. ... Read More>>

Diversity in Admissions Pilot

The Math & Science Exploratory School (M.S. 447), in its core value of Commitment to Diversity, aims to serve a diverse student population and will be piloting a new admissions policy starting with students applying this ... Read More>>

Woohoo!! The tickets have arrived!

Please be advised that the Specialized High School (SHSAT) and LaGuardia tickets are currently being printed and will be available for distribution to students by tomorrow, October 20, 2016.  All MS 447 students were assigned ... Read More>>

MS 447 Students in NY Magazine’s The Cut

Check out what some MS 447 8th graders and their peers have to say: These Teen Girls Are Giving Donald Trump a Piece of Their Mind ... Read More>>

Brooklyn North Family Night

The NYC Department of Education invites you to: Brooklyn North Family Night “Building Connections and Empowering Families” Hosted by Brooklyn North and Affinity FSC October 25, 2016, 4:30pm – 7:30pm Adams Street ... Read More>>

Coed Wrestling Program

Our Coed Wrestling program has begun.  It is open to any student.  Our season is over mid November so don't delay.  Students can choose to wrestle with us on Wednesdays 2:30 - 3:30 and/or Thursdays 3:30 - 4:30.  In addition, ... Read More>>

Office Hours

Office Hours Begin  Wednesday, September 21!   On Wednesdays and Thursdays, teachers will be available from 2:35-3:35. Office Hours are optional on a drop-in basis. Please read the following guidelines and ... Read More>>

Camp Bernie Forms

Here you will find the forms for Camp Bernie. Your child also brought home a hard copy. More are available if you need. Please fill out and return these forms to school as soon as possible. TRIP DATES:  Wednesday, October ... Read More>>