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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

Microaggressions Matter: by Sonia Chajet Wides

Please view and respond.  Another terrific 8th grade Exploration Cause Campaign. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=C6ZLP85muDY&app=desktop   ... Read More>>

Watch and Respond to Martin Kiser’s Immigration Cause Campaign

8th Grade students aren't merely asked to create Cause Campaigns... they are asked to implement and track their impact.  Raise your awareness and possibly your perception as you watch and respond to ... Read More>>

Around School

Canned Food Campaign

Ginger Mullen in 802 is facilitating a non-perishable food drive as part of her Cause Campaign.  The message she hopes to communicate through this campaign is: Being Homeless is Not a Choice.  Please ... Read More>>

MS 447 Auction – May 5 at Littlefield

      Join us for our biggest party of the ... Read More>>

Events and Information

6th Grade City Planning/Community Building EXPO

Using the #OneNYC plan, M.S. 447 6th graders take the role of a city planning firm to envision their own design for the Public Place brownfield!  Come check out their amazing work! PLANNYCEXPO E Day PLANNYCEXPO F Day ... Read More>>

MS 447 Family Science Night

Join us on March 22 from 6-7:30 pm for the MS 447 Family Science Night. Students will present experiments and there will be scientific fun for the whole family. ... Read More>>

8th Grade Perception EXPO

During the Perception Expo 8th Grade Students will present their Cause Campaigns in an effort to counter negative cultural stereotypes and generalizations presented by the media. Blue/ Red/ Yellow A Day March 17th Green/ ... Read More>>

8th Grade Cause Marketing Campaigns

8th grade students are diligently working to change negative perceptions shaped by media. Check these out and look for them when you're here for conferences.       ... Read More>>

Humans of 447

Spreading acceptance at MS447, one human at a time. Created by the 447 Student Council. ... Read More>>

Exploration: 8th Grade Students’ Cause Campaigns

8th grade students are diligently working to change negative perceptions shaped by media.  We invite you to help them out with their research! Follow the link below to complete the survey regarding the perception of varying ... Read More>>

HS Acceptance Letters are expected to be available for distribution to students next Wednesday, March 8th

March 2, 2017 Dear 8th Grade Families, Please be advised that the High School Acceptance Letters are expected to be available for distribution to students next Wednesday, March 8th.  We understand that this is a ... Read More>>

MS 447 is launching an Ultimate Frisbee Club

Ultimate frisbee is a fast paced and exciting game. The MS 447 ultimate frisbee club is open to all students attending MS 447.  All skill levels are encouraged to join, beginners are welcome.  To get things started, we will ... Read More>>