The Walter Damrosch School

Welcome To P186X

P186X's main building is located on 750 Jennings Street in the Bronx, NY. It is a member of New York City's District 75, the largest Special Education district in the country.

Mission and vision Statements


Under the leadership of Ms. Kaplan, the P186X vision is for all students to be engaged and excel in Science, Technology, Engineering Arts, Mathematics (STEAM) , academics, and social skills to be prepared for college and careers.

Our mission is to provide students with the necessary tools to transition into a Least Restrictive Environment (LRE) by providing them with access to learning using Universal Design for Learning (UDL) principles: representation, action/expression, and engagement.

Statement on Accessibility: We are working to make this website easier to access for people with disabilities, and will follow the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines 2.0. If you need assistance with a particular page or document on our current site, please contact Michael Curley ( to request assistance.