PLUMPTON HIGH BABIES: 10 YEARS ON
In 2003, a school principal in Sydney’s west started a program to keep pregnant teens in school and out of the welfare cycle. Now, the same people who filmed them have gone back to see how they’re going. Simone is an unlikely success story. Still with her partner, she is now the proud parent of five kids, who she encourages to be active, healthy, and stay in school. There were legal dramas around getting this doco to screen, but it’s worth the wait.