Teenagers as Parents Program Immokalee
TAPP ImmokaleeImmokalee High School
701 Immokalee Drive Building 5, Immokalee, FL 34142
Phone: (239) 377-1169 or (239) 377-1165
Fax: (239) 377-1166
Mission: Opened in August 1989 to provide individualized education and support services for pregnant teenagers or teenage parents to graduate from high school; students may re-enter the traditional school program at any time.
Students: Enrollment averages 35 for grade 7-12 students with approx. 25 babies/toddlers in child care.
Contract for Child Care: Collier Child Care Resources, Inc.Niccole Howard, Executive DirectorAll students enrolled in a TAP Program are required by statute to take a Parenting Course. Students are pre-tested upon enrollment and post-tested upon completion. This year, all 10 of the students enrolled in the course at TAPP Immokalee demonstrated improvement in parenting skills upon completion.
- 80% of girls who were served by TAPP Immokalee within the past three years are still in school or have graduated.
- 9 girls who graduated this school year earned a standard high school diploma.