Admin

Student Services

Guidance Office Assistant - Mrs. Arbuthnot (613) 829-5320 ext 518

 

Student Surname

Assigned Counsellor

Phone Number

Email Address

A - K

Ms. Mayhew

ext. 522

mary.anne.mayhew@ocdsb.ca

L - Z

Mr. Mullins

ext. 519

mark.mullins@ocdsb.ca

 

Guidance counsellors serve students by providing them with counselling and support in educational choices, career goals and personal concerns. Parents are encouraged to be part of their child's educational and career planning and may contact Student Services by phone or email. Attached is a General Overview of Student Services.

 

Educational Counselling
• selecting high school courses
• addressing timetable concerns
• dealing with difficulties in learning, studying or time management
• exploring educational opportunities after high school
• assisting students with post-secondary applications
• helping students access financial assistance through OSAP, scholarships and bursaries

 

Career Counselling
• exploring potential career options
• finding sources of information on careers- internet and text-based
• participating in programs which provide students with work-related opportunities

 

Personal Counselling
• dealing with personal concerns and exploring alternatives and/or solutions
• referring to community services as required

 

Career Information
www.careercruising.com ( username and password available in Guidance)
www.ontariojobfutures.ca

 

Planning for Post Secondary Education

Post Secondary Presentation

 

 

World of Work
www.youthjobs.gov.on.ca
www.canadajobs.com
www.nextsteps.org
www.labourmarketinformation.ca

 

Apprenticeships
www.edu.gov.on.ca/eng/training/apprenticeship/appren.html
https://www.careerfoundation.com/services13/made-in-the-trades

 

Scholarships
www.scholarshipscanada.com
www.studentawards.com
www.schoolfinder.com
www.electronicinfo.ca

 

Students should consult university/college websites

 

 

Student Success
The Student Success Program focuses on students who need additional help to be successful in their courses. Support from a Student Success Teacher may be offered in various forms including lunchtime help, credit recovery or credit rescue. Consideration for credit rescue and credit recovery is by referral.

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