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||17,331||19,136||17,193
|Children with disabilities (IDEA)||13,415||24,917||15,655
|Limited English Proficient (LEP) students||18,963||45,013||20,397
Note: These subgroups are not mutually exclusive. It is possible for homeless students to be
counted in more than one subgroup.