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The Math and Science Exploratory School (MS 447) is a high-functioning and intentionally diverse middle school in Boerum Hill, Brooklyn, serving students from across District 15. We are an inclusive and progressive learning community, with strong ICT programs on each grade. We are also a Nest ... Read More>>

MS 447 ANNUAL CARNIVAL

In the Brooklyn High School Of The Arts parking lot on June 7, from 5:30pm to 7:30pm. Everyone in the 447 community is welcome. We invite you to come, play games, collect tickets, win prizes & throw a pie at your favorite teacher. ... Read More>>

6th Grade Water Stewardship Exploration Update

Take a look at the updated 6th grade Exploration Calendars for the remainder of the year.  Most of the changes are reflected on the E Day Calendar due to the cancellation of the Sloop Clearwater Trip.  Please note:  We were unable to reschedule the sailing trip, but have scheduled in its place ... Read More>>

A Night of Music!

The music students of MS 447 would like to present to you…..                                                    A Night of Music!   Thursday, May, 18th, 2017, from 5:30pm-7:30pm, 6th, 7th, and 8th grade music students, who have prepared pieces, signed up with Mr. Mullins, and returned the ... Read More>>

Parent Engagement Series: Talking About Race Part 4

As we continue to work towards our goal of creating and maintaining a safe and inclusive environment for all of our community members and equipping ourselves with tools to discuss race, racism and equity with our children, we are going to introduce the parents of our community to Affinity Groups. ... Read More>>

Thanks for your GENEROSITY!

 Thanks to those of you who have given so generously to our 8th Grade Exploration Service Learning Donation Page.  WOW!  What a response we have had -- over $1400 has been given for projects like lunches for CHIPS Soup Kitchen, Take a Bite Out of Hunger Food Drive Campaign, Newborn Necessities ... Read More>>

GSA @ 447 Art Exhibit

The GSA (Gender & Sexualities Alliance) & the Leslie-Lohman Museum is proud to invite you to the inaugural youth art exhibit & street fair! Students created original works of sculpture, painting & photography inspired by the mission of the Museum. The public is invited to celebrate ... 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>>

8th Grade Service Learning Donation Page

For their final Exploration unit, MS 447 8th graders participate in a service learning unit. As a culmination of the many project-based, socially conscious units that students experience during Exploration, students spend the end of their middle school career learning about and giving back to the ... Read More>>

7th Grade Exploration Unit 3: Art for Social Change

 Congratulations 7th grade students for completing your Unit 2 Forensics and Justice unit with thoughtful, beautiful, and socially conscious work!  Job well done.  The final 7th grade unit this year is Art for Social Change.  This will be a mini-5 week unit.  Please use the following links to access ... Read More>>