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||9,731||10,726||10,709
|Children with disabilities (IDEA)||31,292||33,571||34,841
|Limited English Proficient (LEP) students||28,469||32,004||34,407
Note: These subgroups are not mutually exclusive. It is possible for homeless students to be
counted in more than one subgroup.