During the 2017-18 school year, North Carolina public schools reported that 30,544* students enrolled in grades K-12 experienced homelessness during the school year. The previous school year reporting showed that 29,545 students experienced homelessness.
*Based on unofficial unduplicated nighttime residency reporting data.
Housing categories recognized with the McKinney-Vento Act include:
Below is the latest primary nighttime residency data from the 2017-18 school year.
For more data on NC students experiencing homelessness, visit the About NCHEP web page.