GENERAL EDUCATION TRANSPORTATION:

Metrocards will be assigned by the Office of Pupil Transportation to those who live more than .5 miles away from school, according to the following guidelines. Note: eligibility rules change for 7th grade.



Less than 0.5 mile

+0.5 mile, less than 1 mile

+1 mile, less than 1.5 miles

1.5 miles or more

6th Grade

Not Eligible

Half-Fare

Full-Fare

Full-Fare

7th Grade

Not Eligible

Half-Fare

Half-Fare

Full-Fare

8th Grade

Not Eligible

Half-Fare

Half-Fare

Full-Fare


*The above table shows how student eligibility is determined. Please visit www.optnyc.org for more info.

BUGS does not provide school busing unless it is mandated on a student's IEP. Please reach out to our Inclusion Coordinator if you have any questions regarding your child's IEP.