Subgroups of Homeless Children/Youth
Number of homeless children/youth enrolled in public schools who are:
|Subgroup Type||SY 2015-2016||SY 2016-2017||SY 2017-2018
|Unaccompanied homeless youth||6,929||6,607||7,839
|Children with disabilities (IDEA)||13,057||13,682||17,273
|Limited English Proficient (LEP) students||7,827||9,334||19,595
Note: These subgroups are not mutually exclusive. It is possible for homeless students to be
counted in more than one subgroup.