Welcome to BUGS!

BUGS is a community-based middle school, serving grades 6-8, where students study the natural and social environment across all subjects, using a hands-on, inquiry-based approach. Students of all backgrounds and abilities are welcome. 

BUGS supports student excellence & exploration through:

  • A strong science and math curriculum in which students focus on mastering in core discipline and becoming critical thinkers.

  • High School admissions support in top schools such as Bard, Brooklyn Latin, Brooklyn Tech, iSchool, LaGuardia, Millennium, Murrow, Stuyvesant and many others.

  • Sustainability approach though student-led field studies and real-world learning about environmentalism, economics, and social justice.

  • A small, supportive, safe and highly diverse learning community.

  • Individual attention through smaller class sizes and group advisors.

  • Enrichment classes including Robotics, Graphic Design, Videography, Engineering, Dance, and Studio Art.

  • Passionate Faculty who know, support and challenge each of our students to be their very best.


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Check out this video to see what makes BUGS such a special place!

Take a tour along with our students as they highlight the BUGS curriculum and core values.

BUGS represents the best ideals of education in NYC, including equal access and opportunities for children of all abilities and backgrounds, a commitment to inclusion, a strong sense of mission, and high academic standards and expectations throughout its classes.
— Dan, parent of a BUGS graduate
 Students should come to school every day wearing in uniform. Uniforms can be purchased here or by calling Land's End School directly. If you need help, please contact the Main Office.

Students should come to school every day wearing in uniform. Uniforms can be purchased here or by calling Land's End School directly. If you need help, please contact the Main Office.

 Login to TeacherEase to view your student's grades, pay fees and view messages from their teachers and administrators.

Login to TeacherEase to view your student's grades, pay fees and view messages from their teachers and administrators.

 Connect with other BUGS families and the PTA. Sign up for events, view volunteer opportunities, view a staff directory and more.

Connect with other BUGS families and the PTA. Sign up for events, view volunteer opportunities, view a staff directory and more.

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 BUGS is honored to be a Blackboard Awards School of Excellence.

BUGS is honored to be a Blackboard Awards School of Excellence.

 BUGS is a Zero Waste School, click to learn more.

BUGS is a Zero Waste School, click to learn more.

 BUGS is an Urban Advantage School.

BUGS is an Urban Advantage School.

 

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