6th Grade News

Winter Dance Photo Gallery

Students from all grades had a great time at our 2017 Winter Dance. ... Read More>>

Chaperone Unit 2 Exploration Trips

Want to chaperone a Unit 2 Exploration trip? We'd love to have you! Your choices are below. Remember,  you can chaperone even if your child is in a different class or grade. Thanks for your help, we can't do it without you. City Planning 6th grade Forensics and Justice 7th grade  Perception ... Read More>>

Camp Bernie Photo Gallery

Camp Bernie was a big success. We had lots of fun and learning and getting to know each other. A big thanks to our wonderful 6th graders, our amazing parent chaperones, and 447 and Camp Bernie staff. ... Read More>>

Coed Wrestling Program

Our Coed Wrestling program has begun.  It is open to any student.  Our season is over mid November so don't delay.  Students can choose to wrestle with us on Wednesdays 2:30 - 3:30 and/or Thursdays 3:30 - 4:30.  In addition, there are several Saturday gatherings with Beat the Streets that students ... Read More>>

6th Grade Summer Math Assignment

Hello 6th graders. Here is your summer math assignment. See you in September! 447 6th grade Summer Math 2016 ... Read More>>

MS 447 Rising 6th Grade ELA Summer Assignment

MS 447 Rising 6th Grade Summer Assignment   Welcome 6th graders, we are so excited to meet you in the fall!   First things first!Our entire school will be reading a common book this summer. We will be organizing some shared reading activities during the school year around ... Read More>>

Schoolwide Summer Reading

We’re excited to announce the launch of our Schoolwide Summer Reading program! This summer, all MS 447 students and teachers will read The Boy Who Harnessed the Wind: Young Readers Edition, by William Kamkwamba and Bryan Mealer. This memoir tells the true story of how William Kamkwamba’s ... Read More>>

6th Grade Supply List

6th Grade Supply List 2016-17 Welcome to M.S. 447! Student preparedness for class is integral to academic success. Below is a list of supplies that your child will need in sixth grade. We recommend that you label items with your child’s first and last name.   6th GRADE SUPPLIES NEEDED ... Read More>>

Exploration campaign to express “Why We Love NYC Tap Water.”

Check out what 6th grade Exploration students created, a postcard campaign about NYC tap water. New York City’s tap water has been called “the champagne of drinking water.” The water supply system delivers one billion gallons a day to more than 9.5 million people. This campaign seeks to increase ... Read More>>

A Taste of 447

Our sixth graders celebrated the culmination of our Food for Thought unit during our Taste of 447 event. In teams of six or seven, our restaurateurs branded restaurants that feature local and seasonal ingredients found on our trips to the Greenmarkets. Check out the Expo Blog for more photos and ... Read More>>