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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 and the C and D day 7th Grade Exploration calendars.  (These also should have come home to you in ... Read More>>

Open House Dates for District 15 5th Grade Families

Come find out about our school. Please indicate the total number of people in your group (no more than one adult per 5th grader, please. If you need to bring younger siblings for childcare reasons, that's ok). There are four open house sessions, two on 10/21 and two on 11/9. If your child is not yet ... Read More>>

Communication & Grades at MS 447

Find out about communicating with teachers and using Pupilpath with this helpful slideshow.   Grades and Communication Presentation ... 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 BRUNT ST 7:20 CHEEVER PL && DEGRAW ... 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 NOT THEY EAT SCHOOL LUNCH OR MEET INCOME ELIGIBILITY, to fill out this ... 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 your family. HW-1 HW-2 HW-3 HW-4 Supply List ... 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 classes.  Please be aware that because 8th grade students take different talent ... 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.  Please be aware that because 7th grade students take different talent 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 grade Summer HW 2017 (1) or see below. Part ONE: In addition to the ... Read More>>

8th Grade Summer ELA Assignment

Welcome to 8th Grade ELA Summer Assignment   Part I:  Annotated Reading Log -  Read at least four level-appropriate books.  For each book, fill in the questions below and on the back of this sheet.   Part II:  Novel Synthesis Project Step A:  Choose one book that had a ... Read More>>