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||5,077||5,012||4,842
|Children with disabilities (IDEA)||8,522||7,970||7,623
|Limited English Proficient (LEP) students||1,737||1,742||1,773
Note: These subgroups are not mutually exclusive. It is possible for homeless students to be
counted in more than one subgroup.