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||4,522||3,909||5,408
|Children with disabilities (IDEA)||5,685||6,327||8,505
|Limited English Proficient (LEP) students||1,574||2,135||5,001
Note: These subgroups are not mutually exclusive. It is possible for homeless students to be
counted in more than one subgroup.