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||17,306||17,331||19,136
|Children with disabilities (IDEA)||13,849||13,415||24,917
|Limited English Proficient (LEP) students||18,936||18,963||45,013
Note: These subgroups are not mutually exclusive. It is possible for homeless students to be
counted in more than one subgroup.