Contact Teen Parent UnitJenny Johanson
Freyberg High School
Palmerston North, 4414
Phone: 06 3584971 ext:768
The Teen Parent Unit (TPU) aims to provide a holistic educational experience for High School aged students who are either pregnant or have a child.
Study OptionsStudents study towards NCEA levels 1, 2 and 3.
Each student has an individual learning plan to help them reach their goals.
Currently there are five specialist teachers on staff.
Support StaffA social worker is available to help students with any problems they may have e.g. housing, WINZ etc.
A Youth Nurse is available once a week.
The TPU aims to develop student skills to manage everyday life including dealing with large companies and organisations.
Developing student confidence and self -belief is a crucial aim of the unit.