Subgroups of Homeless Children/Youth
Number of homeless children/youth enrolled in public schools who are:
|Subgroup Type||SY 2016-2017||SY 2017-2018||SY 2018-2019
|Unaccompanied homeless youth||5,012||4,842||4,763
|Children with disabilities (IDEA)||7,970||7,623||7,852
|Limited English Proficient (LEP) students||1,742||1,773||1,618
Note: These subgroups are not mutually exclusive. It is possible for homeless students to be
counted in more than one subgroup.