About Our Teen Parent Program


  • Teen Parenting Program

    Program Objectives
    Provide a program designed to improve school attendance, increase graduation rates and enhance the parenting skills of students, both male and female, who are pregnant or parenting and enrolling in Denton Independent School District.

    Services Provided

    • Case management and service coordination
    • Individual and group counseling
    • Crisis intervention
    • Instruction related to child development, parenting, and home and family living
    • Assistance in obtaining resources from community and government agencies, including health services
    • Homebound during complications of pregnancy and following the birth of a baby

    Pregnant and parenting teens have unique needs and challenges. However, it is the expectation of our school district and this program that our students attend school regularly and make progress in their classes to retain transportation and childcare.


    Contacts 

    Martha Valles
    Social Worker
    940-369-2027 or 940-369-1245
    Serves Guyer and Denton High Schools; Calhoun, Crownover, Harpool and McMath middle schools; and Davis School DAEP

    Angela Holl
    Social Worker
    940-369-3035 or 940-369-4006
    Serves Ryan, Braswell and Fred Moore high schools; Myers, Navo, Rodriguez and Strickland middle schools; and Davis School DAEP