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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

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 ... 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 ... Read More>>

Around School

7th Grade Exploration

7th Grade Families:  Welcome to another fantastic year of Exploration.  Your child's first unit is Engineering and Responsible Urban Development.  Below you will find a copy of the Curriculum Letter ... Read More>>

Open House Dates for 5th Grade Families

Come find out about our school. Please indicate the total number of ... Read More>>

Events and Information

7th Grade Alley Pond Trip

In the next few weeks, 7th graders will be going to the Alley Pond Park Adventure Course for team building activities.  The  trip is meant to reaffirm our school community, allowing seventh graders to strengthen ... 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>>

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 pupiltransportationteam@schools.nyc.gov   Morning Bus 1551: COFFEY ST && VAN ... Read More>>

Fill out the Online School Meals Application

Please be sure to go online and fill out the School Meals Application. Although every middle school student in the city currently qualifies for free school lunch, the Department of Education REQUIRES EVERY STUDENT, WHETHER OR ... Read More>>

Rising 6th Grade Summer Assignments & Supply List

Hello 6th Graders. We're looking forward to having you here! Here are some activities to get you started. The supply list is below, but keep in mind that we will have a supply closet with free supplies if cost is an issue for ... Read More>>

8th Grade Supply List

Dear 8th Grade Families, Welcome to your 8th grade year at MS 447!  Students’ preparedness for class plays a key role in their academic success.  Below is a list of all of the required materials for eighth grade content ... Read More>>

7th Grade Supply List

Dear 7th Grade Families, Welcome to your second year at MS 447!  Student preparedness for class plays a key role in academic success.  Below is a list of all of the required materials for seventh grade content classes.  ... Read More>>

7th Grade ELA Summer Reading

 Welcome 7th graders!  Summer is a great time to dive into fabulous books!  There are so many great books to read, and this assignment will let us get to know you as readers! You can download the assignment here - ELA 7th ... Read More>>