Guidance Office

Welcome!

The Guidance Department wants to ensure all students succeed in high school. Our job is to assist all students and provide individualized support for academic, personal, and post-secondary pathway counselling.

Submit Community Service Hours:

During the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, the Guidance Office will be accepting documentation for Community Service Hours digitally.

Please complete this form for EACH DOCUMENT you have. Only submit NEW Community Service Hours evidence that you haven't previously submitted to the Guidance Office.

Our Staff

(all emails directed to @hdsb.ca)

For general inquiries, questions, transcript requests, etc, contact Mrs Peddie, Guidance Secretary (peddied)

Beginning August 2020 students are assigned a Guidance Counsellor based on the following surname breakdown.

A-G: Mr Goodlet (goodletk) - currently on leave

  • Contact Ms Mistruzzi (mistruzzina)

H-M: Ms Tin (tind)

***NEW*** N-Z: Mr Presutti (presuttir)

***NEW*** Student Success: Ms Howarth (howarthj)

Request a Timetable Change

To make a Course Change/Timetable Change to your schedule for this school year, complete this Course Change Request Form. A Guidance Counsellor will work on the request and contact you by email/phone to confirm the change.

Book an Appointment with your Guidance Counsellor

To make an appointment with your Guidance Counsellor to discuss non-timetable change requests, such as:

  • academic planning and counselling,

  • graduation requirements

  • individual pathway planning

  • career counselling

  • individual pathway planning

  • post-secondary planning,

  • personal counselling and mental health & well-being supports

Send them an email to discuss further:

(all emails directed to @hdsb.ca)

  • A-G: Mr Goodlet (goodletk) - currently on leave

    • Contact Ms Mistruzzi throughout Quadmester 1 (mistruzzina)

  • H-M: Ms Tin (tind)

  • N-Z: Mr Presutti (presuttir)

  • Student Success: Ms Howarth (howarthj)