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Welcome to The Math & Science Exploratory School, MS 447

The Math and Science Exploratory School is a sixth through eighth grade middle school that operates on the belief that all children have a natural curiosity about the world around them and how it works.

School News

7th Grade 3rd Trimester Trip

We are happy to announce that the 7th grade team has planned a reward trip on Monday, June 12th 2017, to support positive community participation and celebrate our students’ hard work throughout ... Read More>>

We’re Hiring!

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 ... Read More>>

Around School

Bamboo Trellis Project

These are the bamboo trellises that our eighth-grade service learning group created. They will go into the boxes that they built for our six graders to grow vegetables. They used the ancient Japanese ... Read More>>

GSA @ 447 Art Exhibit

The GSA (Gender & Sexualities Alliance) & the Leslie-Lohman ... Read More>>

Events and Information

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 ... 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 ... 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, ... 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 ... 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 ... 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 ... 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. ... Read More>>

It’s Time to Buy a Yearbook

Calling all sixth and­­ seventh graders! IT’S TIME TO BUY A YEARBOOK!! Use the attached order form, or order online. We strongly encourage online ordering!! To order online, go to http://www.schoolannual.com/. ... Read More>>