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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

Office Hours

Office Hours Begin  Wednesday, September 21!   On Wednesdays and Thursdays, teachers will be available from 2:35-3:35. Office Hours are optional on a drop-in basis. Please read the ... Read More>>

Camp Bernie Forms

Here you will find the forms for Camp Bernie. Your child also brought home a hard copy. More are available if you need. Please fill out and return these forms to school as soon as possible. TRIP ... Read More>>

Around School

Chaperone Exploration Trips

Thanks so much for your support of our Exploration program! Parents or Guardians of 447 students are welcome to chaperone any Exploration field trip (whether or not your child is in the group). Please ... Read More>>

Fairway Community Partner Cards

MS 447's PTA is now a Fairway Community Partner!  When you shop at ... Read More>>

Events and Information

High School Articulation Meeting 9.22.16

Event:  Mrs. Corvinelli’s High School Meeting For 7th & 8th Grade Families Date:  Thursday, September 22, 2016 Time:  6:30PM – 7:30PM Location:  MS 447 Auditorium           ... Read More>>

Open House Dates for 5th Grade Families

Para Español , por favor presione en "select language" en la parte superior y derecha de la página. We will hold Open Houses for 5th Grade families on Saturday, October 15th, from 10 am - 1 pm, and on Thursday, November ... Read More>>

Camp Bernie Basics

Para Español , por favor presione en "select language" en la parte superior derecha de la página. MS 447 is delighted to offer our incoming 6th graders an opportunity to experience our annual Camp Bernie overnight trip. ... Read More>>

Communicating with Teachers: Using an Online Gradebook

6th Grade Teachers guide you through the process in this presentation. A webinar on this topic is forthcoming. Feel free to download and print this document. revised-communication-and-gradebook-webinar ... Read More>>

BBBSNYC Afterschool Program at MS 447

Once again Big Brothers Big Sisters of New York City is in partnership with MS447 to bring you the School’s Out New York City (SONYC) after school ... Read More>>


The afterschool program will be having their very first event this Saturday--a 5K race. Reach out to Antonio (x3052) if you’d like to hear more about this OR join in on the FUN! ... Read More>>

We Need Everyone to 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>>

7th Grade ELA Summer Reading Homework

  7th Grade ELA Summer Reading Homework   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 ... Read More>>