Meanwhile, Bob again approaches Ricky with the idea of giving up the baby for adoption, and Jack's community service starts out very unexpectedly. Her mother encourages her not to blame herself or Jack and Adrian and to just let things go. Lastly, Ben must decide whether to continue pursuing Grace, and Anne suggests therapy as a final attempt for her and George to keep their family together. He tells Amy he heard the rumors but that they mean nothing to him, telling Amy he loves her. Anne talks with Amy and Ben and gives them advice on what they should do with the baby, when Amy feels her baby kick for the first time. Ricky's estranged father, Bob 's , returns to town on parole in search of his son.
Elsewhere, Ricky continues to play a part in Grace and Jack's plot to see each other, but as things backfire, Jack seeks comfort from Adrian. Meanwhile, Ashley pursuades George to vist Anne to rekindle their relationship, and Griffin sends his cousin Grant to get to know Ashley. Scared to tell her parents and unsure what to do, she turns to her two best friends, Lauren and Madison, for help. The first season comprises 23 episodes, the first eleven of which ended on September 9, 2008. Ashley is clearly upset over Amy wanting to get rid of the baby and expresses her anger when she finds the tape that Amy and Ben made for the baby. Ricky walks in on Ben and Amy kissing, but Ben gets angry and leaves. The show was the number one scripted telecast on March 23, 2009 in viewers 12-34 and the number one telecast that night in viewers.
Amy Juergens is an ambitious and musically-talented high-school student, whose life is forever changed by a Band Camp fling with the handsome and popular Ricky Underwood. Elsewhere, Ashley pleads with her dad not to leave home and Grace learns that Jack did more than kiss Adrian. Jack and Shawna agree to see each other. As they discuss Amy's situation, they are overheard by Henry and Alice in the hallway and the rumor spreads throughout the school that Ricky and Amy had sex. To confirm the pregnancy they run out and buy her three different pregnancy tests, all of which turn up positive. The season focuses on the relationships between families and friends dealing with the unexpected pregnancy of character Amy Juergens, portrayed by Shailene Woodley.
Later, Ricky visits his newborn son and realizes he might like fatherhood, while Ashley and George surprise Anne by moving out of the family home. Meanwhile, Ricky and Amy get into a heated discussion about her breakup with Ben and putting the baby up for adoption. Ricky's father goes back to jail for possession of illegal drugs. Meanwhile, George finds out his two gay co-workers are interested in adopting Amy's baby and Ashley admits to Anne that she has been upset and promises not to act out anymore. She asks her mother if she can keep the baby and her mother agrees.
George moves into the Juergens' garage. A messy custody battle ensues as Amy and Ricky continue to disagree over their rights as John's parents. Meanwhile, Ricky attempts to pursue Amy, despite her insistence that she is seeing someone else and is not interested. Tom tries to get Grace and Jack back together and Grace asks her parents for their permission. At school, she calls her mother and asks to take her home. While Ricky encourages Amy not to get caught up with Ben and Grace, Adrain's parents tell her they will get married, therefore causing her mom not to take the job offer in New York. Meanwhile, Grace receives multiple warnings about Ricky, and Amy and Ben mull the next move in their relationship.
Meanwhile, at the mother daughter dance, rumors fly around that George and Anne will get married again. They warn him about the rumor they overheard and he begins to fear that he is in competition with Ricky. Ben visits Grace and tells her that he wants to be friends, and as he leaves, they kiss. Fields and tells him that he has his mind set on Amy. Amy seriously considers this option and discusses it with Ben and Ricky, who both want her to keep the baby, but for very different reasons. In the mean time, Grace and Jack reconnect and Ricky practices how to change a diaper.
The season one finale brought in 4. The season finale brought in 4. Marc Molina, the school guidance counselor, resigns at the end of the school year, while Anne starts pushing the divorce after she decides to accept David's marriage proposal. The season focuses on the relationships between families and friends dealing with the unexpected of character Amy Juergens, portrayed by. Later on they, find out that she has Alzheimer's.
At the same time, Ben and Ricky agree to forge a friendship as they discuss their future relationship. Then, Ashley tries to talk Ben into pursuing Amy. Elsewhere, George grows more frustrated with Anne's refusal to get re-married right away. Elsewhere, Grace's parents apologize to each other and George interviews people who are interested in adopting Amy's baby. Elsewhere, Adrian's parents are planning a quiet, low-key wedding at home, and Ricky is hesitant to introduce everyone to his foster parents.
Elsewhere, Adrian asks Ben if he needs company and Ricky sends Adrian a text message saying that he loves her. Meanwhile, in a quest to lose his virginity, Ben Boykewich, sees Amy across the crowded hallway and is encouraged by his best friends, Henry and Alice, to ask her out. Jack finds out Shawna isn't interested in him and goes to see Grace to tell her that Ricky and Adrian are still having sex and Adrian's father catches her in a compromising position with her stepbrother, Max. Ashley skips school, and runs into a schoolmate, Thomas. With the support of her friends and her father and sister, Amy changes her mind about keeping the baby.