Guidance

Fall 2022 e-Learning day school registration opens June 16. Details can be found here.

Guidance Counsellors

Counsellors are available for students throughout the school year and are determined by the student's last name.

Mark Fischer

Mr. Fischer will be retiring at the end of the 2022-23 school year. We thank him for his tremendous dedication to the students and families here at LPCI and wish him all the best for the future. We welcome Poh-Lin Teh. She will be transitioning from the classroom to the Guidance Office and is looking forward to forging new relationships with the students with surnames A to Go.

Poh-Lin Teh, Surnames A to Gr poh-lin.teh@tdsb.on.ca

Janine Sacks, Surnames Gs to Pan janine.sacks@tdsb.on.ca

Roland Straatsma, ACL, Surnames Pao to Z roland.straatsma@tdsb.on.ca

Please refer to the Staff page for contact information.


Lawrence Park CI - Guidance Counsellors deal with a wide variety of issues including:

  • Support for student well-being through counselling and referrals

  • Course Selection

  • Timetable Changes

  • Workplace, University, College, Apprenticeship

  • Awards and Scholarships

  • Post Secondary Destinations

  • Transcript Information

  • Volunteer Information


Making an Appointment

To make an appointment with your Guidance Counsellor, please email your Guidance Counsellor. You are also always welcome to drop by guidance and see if your counselor is available.

Peer Tutoring

Peer tutoring is available to students who need help in any subject. The Guidance office coordinates tutoring as well as other student support services. Please visit the Guidance office if you are interested in extra help.

Full Disclosure

All grade 11 and grade 12 students are subject to the policy of full disclosure as outlined by the Ministry of Education. Full Disclosure begins 5 days after the November report card is issued for LP's semestered course. The second semester full disclosure date is May 20, 2022.

Optional Attendance

Any student who wishes to attend another secondary school next year must see a Guidance Counsellor prior to February as spaces at other schools are limited. Once a student attends another secondary school, they will be required to fill out another Optional Attendance Application should they wish to return to Lawrence Park Collegiate.