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Homeless Education

Homeless Children and Youth

In the table below are the reported numbers of homeless children and youth, by grade level, enrolled in public school at any time during the *2014-2015 school year.
*(September 1, 2014-August 31, 2015)

Age/Grade Reported Totals by Age/Grade 
Age 3 through 5 (not Kindergarten) 480
K 861
1 1,023
2 895
3 911
4 854
5 749
6 779
7 693
8 679
9 708
10 562
11 471
12 485
Ungraded 0
Total 10,150

Primary Nighttime Residence of Homeless Children and Youth

In the table below are the reported numbers of homeless children and youth by primary nighttime residence enrolled in public school at any time during the regular school year. The primary nighttime residence reflects the student's nighttime residence when he/she was identified as homeless.

Primary Nighttime Residence # of Homeless Children and Youth 
Shelters, transitional housing, awaiting foster care 1,631
Doubled-up (e.g., living with another family) 7,198
Unsheltered (e.g., cars, parks, campgrounds, temporary trailer, or abandoned buildings) 44
Hotels/motels 1,277
Total 10,150