Food Drive

food_driveThe MS 447 food drive, benefiting the Food Bank for New York City, will end next Monday 12/9. Please drop non-perishable food items in one of the labeled food drive boxes located near the main office, in the cafeteria, by the guidance suite or in the sixth grade wing. Thank you for helping those in need this holiday season!

Some of the most wanted food items:


  • Fruit cups in it’s own juices
  • Dried Fruit boxes / pouches, raisins, cranberries
  • Juice Boxes 100% juice
  • Fruit Rolls 100% natural


  • Shelf Stable yogurt
  • Shelf Stable cheese


  • 100% vegetable juice
  • Canned vegetables


  • Single serving cereals/ Cereals to go
  • Instant Oatmeal/ box/cup


  • Soups/ meals with pop top lids
  • Tuna pouches
  • Chicken pouches


  • Granola Bars
  • Breakfast bars
  • Teddy Grahams
  • Popcorn
  • Nabs
  • Individual goldfish packets
  • Single serving Mac and cheese/ pasta noodles