Teen Parenting Program
Midlothian ISD offers Pregnancy Related Services (PRS) support, including Compensatory Education Home Instruction (CEHI) for eligible students during the pregnancy and postpartum periods. The program is designed to assist both male and female students in becoming excellent parents while also meeting graduation requirements and setting college and career goals.
If you have any questions or need further information, please contact Wendy Hein, Director of Health Services by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org or calling (469) 856-5013.
Compensatory Education Home Instruction
CEHI provides academic services to the student at home or hospital bedside when a valid medical necessity for confinement during the pregnancy, prenatal or postpartum periods that prevent the student from attending classes on a district campus. CEHI must consist of face-to-face contact with a certified teacher of the district.
Visit the Texas Education Agency-Pregnancy Related Services webpage for more information on Pregnancy-Related Services.
Who is Eligible for Services?
Any student who is currently enrolled in MISD and is expecting a child or is parenting. Only the female student is eligible for CEHI. Students must voluntarily agree to participate and must have a signed consent form from their parent/guardian.
Student Support Services
Student support services may include:
- Case Management
- Prenatal & Childbirth Education
- Parenting Education
- Home Instruction
- Assistance in Acquiring Childcare
- Coordination of Services Based on Needs Assessment
- Counseling: Individual, Peer, Self-help, Career
- Attendance Monitoring
*Services are provided on the student’s home campus and remain eligible for services until they graduate from high school.
Students can be referred by a staff member, such as a Counselor, School RN, Teacher, or Principal. Parents of a teen parent can make a referral. Students can also be self-referred. Visit this page to make a referral.
Waxahachie WIC Office
110 Amanda Lane
Waxahachie, TX 75165
Prenatal Information – Text4Baby https://www.text4baby.org/