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However, Arizona law does state that if a school chooses to teach these topics, instruction must be age-appropriate and must stress abstinence. Arizona recently requested federal Title V funds to keep abstinence -only-until-marriage sex education curriculum in schools. Arizona ranks second in the nation in regards to teen pregnancy, placing a great burden on these young mothers, their babies, and their families. But the costs of teen parenthood are not only personal. NARAL Pro-Choice Arizona strongly supports comprehensive, scientifically based and age appropriate sex education to help Arizona's young people stay healthy and make smart decisions about their bodies. The statistics on this page are taken from SIECUS, which is an excellent resource for information on abstinence-only-until-marriage vs. You can fund information specific to Arizona by clicking here.