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Almost Everything You Ever Wanted To Know About MS 447

Ever wonder about MS 447's vision, values, exploration program, academics, arts, advisory, afterschool or admissions process? It's all here, and more!   Open House PP 2017 ... Read More>>

Admissions FAQs

  Everything you've ever wanted to know about MS 447 admissions, and more, can be found here! If you still have questions after reading the full document, feel free to give us a call: 718-330-9328 MS 447 Admissions FAQs 2016-17   ... Read More>>

Diversity in Admissions Pilot

Note: In-house assessments will be held January 28th and 29th. Letters will be distributed by given to public elementary schools the week of January 9th. If your child does not currently attend an NYC public school, the letter will be mailed or emailed to the address on file. The Math & ... Read More>>

MS 447 Open House Presentation

Find answers to lots of questions here: 447-open-house-slides-2016 ... Read More>>

High School Admissions Tips

Maurice Frumkin of NYC Admissions Solutions spoke at our May PTA meeting. Here are his Top 10 Tips for Middle School Families. Top Tips (1) ... Read More>>

District 15 Middle School Admissions Change

May 11, 2016 Dear District 15 Colleagues and Families: In partnership with the Community Education Council, district middle and elementary school principals, and the greater District 15 community, I am pleased to announce that we are making positive steps toward a more inclusive, equitable and ... Read More>>