State of Crisis: Dismantling Student Homelessness in California

Note: Below is 2017-18 School Year Data (See 2018-19 data here)

Merced County Merced County

Enrollment

TOTAL STUDENT ENROLLMENT
58,812

HOMELESS STUDENT ENROLLMENT
1,240 (2.11%)

Student Enrollment by Race

Homeless Student Enrollment by Race

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Suspension

In 2017-18, 3,061 students in Merced County were suspended, a rate of 4.94%.

TOTAL SUSPENDED STUDENTS
3,061

SUSPENDED HOMELESS STUDENTS
116 (3.8%)

Suspended Students by Race

Homeless Suspended Students by Race

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Chronic Absenteeism

In 2017-18, 7,671 students in Merced County were chronically absent, a rate of 12.59%.

TOTAL CHRONIC ABSENTEE STUDENTS
7,671

CHRONIC ABSENTEE HOMELESS STUDENTS
476 (6.2%)

Chronic Absentee Students by Race

Chronic Absentee Homeless Students by Race

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Graduation

In 2017-18, 3,987 students in Merced County graduated with a diploma, a rate of 88.48%.

TOTAL GRADUATED STUDENTS
3,987

GRADUATED HOMELESS STUDENTS
288 (7.22%)

HOMELESS STUDENT GRADUATION RATE
76.8%

Graduated Students by Race

Graduated Homeless Students by Race

Graduated UC/CSU Ready

In 2017-18, 1,381 students in Merced County who graduated met University of California/California State University requirements, a rate of 35.64%.

TOTAL STUDENTS GRADUATED UC/CSU READY
1,381

HOMELESS STUDENTS GRADUATED UC/CSU READY
52 (3.77%)

HOMELESS STUDENT GRADUATE UC/CSU READINESS RATE
18.06%

Students Graduated UC/CSU Ready by Race

Homeless Students Graduated UC/CSU Ready by Race

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