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.
(all emails directed to @hdsb.ca)
For general inquiries, questions, transcript requests, etc, contact Mrs Peddie, Guidance Secretary (peddied)
As of August 2021, students are assigned a Guidance Counsellor based on the following surname breakdown.
A-G: Ms Foster (fosterk)
H-M: Ms Tin (tind)
N-Z: Mr Presutti (presuttir)
Student Success: Ms Howarth (howarthj)
Timetable Change Requests & Appointments
GDHS Course Changes for S2:
To book an appointment with your Guidance Counsellor, access their calendar below based on your last name:
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.
Here is the Community Service Hours Record Sheet that needs to be filled in.