Department Head: Mr McNeilly
Counsellors: Mr Mondal, Ms Garito, Mr Parent, Ms Won and Ms Graves.
Guidance Secretary: Ms Chen
The aim of the guidance department is to assist students to:
Choose a program that meets the requirments for a diploma and is best suited to their abilities, aptitudes, interests, and future plans.
Develop an awareness and understanding of themselves in order to clarify their educational and career options, as well as to engender an understanding of effective relationships.
We offer counselling in a friendly, non-judgemental environment, in the following areas:
1. Academic Counselling: Students can talk to a counsellor regarding their course selection options, problems with a course, extra help or any other academic issue.
2. Career Counselling: Guidance counsellors help students understand the pathways to the many career options available, including questions about which courses are needed in high school for a particular career, the other (non-academic) entrance requirements, such as portfolios, supplementary application forms and requirements for apprenticeship programs.
3. Personal Counselling: Guidance counsellors are always available when students need to talk to about personal issues that they need help with, in a warm, non-judgemental and confidential