Portrayed by India Eisley
Juergens is the younger sister of Amy Juergens and the younger daughter of
George and Anne Juergens. Ashley often
feels overlooked by her parents who she believes are too busy dealing with their
problems to notice her.
developed romantic feeling for Ricky Underwood but accepted he was going out
with her sister Amy. She is friends with
Toby and Grffin.
was the first member of her family to realise Amy was pregnant. She tried to protect Amy by pretending to her
parents she was having sex to throw suspicion off Amy.
was angry at her mother who threw her husband out of their home when she suspected
he was cheating on her. Ashley became sympathetic
to her mother when she learned her father had an affair with Adrian mother Cindy Lee. Ashley flirted with Ben best friend Henry but
nothing developed between them.
was against the idea of Amy having her baby adopted. She hoped the baby would manage to bring her
family closer together. She talked to
Rev Stone and managed to convince him to sabotage the adoption. She also briefly worked as a cocktail waitress
to help with the cost of the baby but was forced to give up the job when she
was discovered by her father.
became friend with Simon a kid from her school but ended their relationship
because she felt like they were an old married couple. After Amy gave birth
Ashley helped name her nephew John Juergens.
She also moved in next door with her father so her room could be
converted into a nursery for her nephew.
became pregnant Ashley was suspicious George was the father and tried to
convince George to tell the truth to Anna.
Ashley while starting her freshman year at high school became friends
with a gay boy named Griffin
and made a pact not to date guys in school. She broke the pack when a student
named Mark asked her out. They went out
on a date but the relationship didn't workout and she was relieved to hear he
moved on with someone else.
Ashley admitted she was afraid of sex based on Amy description of what happen
at band camp Griffin set her up on date with his
cousin Grant but while dating Grant she began to develop a romantic interest in
managed to convince her father she needed to go on birth control pills. Ashley began to pursue Ricky but he was reluctant
to pursue a relationship with her since she was Amy sister. Ashley tried to make Ricky jealous by going
out with Grant but he realised she was just using him to make Ricky jealous which
ended their relationship.
was annoyed when Ricky and Amy planned on going out on a date. She snuck into his bedroom to seduce him but
he refused. When Amy confronted her
Ashley admitted she was curious about sex because she suspected their father
was cheating again.
decided she wanted to be home school.
She was paired with another home school kid Toby and the two became
friends. Ashley and Toby both got their
GED which stop the need for them to be home schooled. They decided to tour the country until George
forced Ashley to get a job.