School News

No School at MS 447 on March 2

Please note that there is no school for MS 447 students on Friday, March 2. MS 447 staff will be participating in Intervisitation Day. Other schools are in session that day. ... Read More>>

Peace & Diversity Gallery

Peace & Diversity Day 2018 was a big success. In addition to performances, activities and conversations, we got to learn more about each other through family cultural artifacts. ... Read More>>

7th Grade Trip to Boston

We are looking forward to an exciting adventure for our 7th graders! Students will experience the history, culture and life of Boston, MA during a 3-day/2-night stay on May 30-June 1, 2018. The experiences on this trip will enhance the Social Studies curriculum at MS 447. The trip will be ... Read More>>

6th Grade Exploration – Revised Calendar

Here is the REVISED Unit 2 Exploration Calendar.  Changes had to be made due to the Cancellation of an E Day trip as a result of snow.  Most notably, E day will not be able to make up the trip to the Queens Museum of Art and F day added a week to the unit so that we could include for them the ... Read More>>

8th Grade Trip to Washington, DC

We are looking forward to an exciting adventure for our 8th graders! Students will experience the history, culture and life of Washington D.C. during a 3-day/2-night stay on May 9-11, 2018​. DC Trip Letter DC Emergency Form - Green DC Registration and Payment Form - Blue (1) DC 2018 DOE ... Read More>>

Student Artists Decorate Doors for the Holidays

Check out the handiwork of our 6th, 7th and 8th graders who spent their free time decorating doors around our school. ... Read More>>

Food for Thought Photo Gallery

In our first 6th Grade Exploration unit, "Food for Thought," students learned about the factors that determine the availability of natural resources, about how our eating practices affect the local and global environment, about local and sustainable food sources, and about the human cost of our food ... Read More>>

Girls and Boys Basketball Schedules

The MS 447 basketball season is off to an exciting start! Check out the girls and boys team schedules here and come out and support our student athletes!   ... Read More>>

After School Dance Signup

Interested in dancing and being part of a performing ensemble? Come try one of these exciting after school dance classes! Contemporary Modern with Rebecca Oviatt Thursdays 3:35-5:05pm Hip Hop with Gabriel Serrano Wednesdays, 3:35-5:05pm Class starts Wednesday January 3rd & Thursday January ... Read More>>

7th Grade Engineering & Responsible Urban Design Gallery

Check out what our 7th graders accomplished in their Engineering and Responsible Urban Design Exploration Unit. ... Read More>>