Purpose: Designed to offer guidance and assistance for students in the dual role of student and parent.
Role: To provide assistance to students encountering pregnancy and/or parenting related issues and reduce barriers to academic success. Supports include individual and peer support, child care and transportation referrals, parenting strategies to ensure early learning for children, and social service assistance.
Responsibility: The responsibility of the PEP Counselor is to provide ongoing case management for students in the dual role of parent and student. They work inside and outside the school district to assist students in obtaining resources needed to remain in school and transition to post-secondary education.