School News

Camp Bernie Photo Gallery

We had a fantastic trip to Camp Bernie, filled with adventure and new friends. ... Read More>>

Green Group Grange Gallery

Food for Thought 6th grade explorers checked out the rooftop farm at the Brooklyn Navy Yard. ... Read More>>

MS 447 Open Houses – Sign Up for a Shift

MS 447's first Open House for 5th grade families is on Saturday, October 21. The second Open House will be on Thursday, November 9. We will have more than 2,500 students and their families touring our school. We need many parent volunteers/donations to make these events successful. We need your ... Read More>>

Volunteers Needed for the Spring Auction Committee

The Spring Auction is MS 447's biggest fundraiser. The Spring Auction pays for our amazing Exploration Program, so its success is critical. Please consider joining our Spring Auction Committee or even chairing the event. There are many ways to help and this is the perfect time to join us. Contact ... Read More>>

Talking About Race: Community Building for Parents

The MS 447 Diversity Committee and PTA invite parents to an evening of community building. Come learn about past, present, and future MS 447 efforts promoting discussions about race, embracing the wonderful diversity of our community, and find out how you can get involved this year. Join us on ... Read More>>

Keeping it Together: Executive Functioning Presentation

Did you miss the executive functioning slideshow on Curriculum Night? Here it is! Keeping it Together Presentation   ... Read More>>

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 interested in being part of the team this year, please pick up a permission to tryout form from Ms Grau room ... 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 calendars.  (These also should have come home to you in your child's backpack.) As always we need ... Read More>>

A Letter from the Community Education Council of District 15

September 7, 2017 The Community Education Council of District 15 would like to wish you a Happy First Day of School! September is always a time full of excitement and change. Our children are growing every day by leaps and bounds. It's almost impossible to keep track of their advancements ... 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 calendars.  (These also should have come home to you in your child's ... Read More>>