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McKinney-Vento Homeless Education Assistance Act

Homeless Education Data Collection Report 2015-2016
School District Data

  1. The number of districts reporting homeless student data for the 2015-16 school year:

     Total # Districts in StateTotal # Districts Reporting
    Districts without Subgrants408379
    Districts with Subgrants2727

  2. The number of homeless children and youth enrolled in Massachusetts's public schools during the 2015-16 school year, according to grade level:

    Grade LevelNumber of homeless children/youth enrolled in districts without subgrantsNumber of homeless children/youth enrolled in districts with subgrantsTotal
    PK109315424
    K46914481917
    145615642020
    243314531886
    342513681793
    439012731663
    535611761532
    635510411396
    732810721400
    83419791320
    944915131962
    1040210961498
    113447831127
    124398361275
    UG9413
    Total53051592121,226

  3. The total number of homeless children and youth according to their primary nighttime residence at the time of their initial identification for the 2015-16 school year:

    Primary nighttime residenceNumber of homeless children/youth in districts without subgrantsNumber of homeless children/ youth in districts with subgrantsTotal Number of homeless children /youth
    Shelters116648446010
    Doubled-up200669408946
    Unaccompanied Youth262725987
    Unsheltered (e.g., cars, parks, campgrounds, etc.)30121151
    Hotels/Motels90218932795
    Awaiting Foster Care93913982337
    Total53051592121,226


Last Updated: March 29, 2017
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