Guidance

For the 2020 - 2021 school year, it is VERY important that:

  • ALL students join the appropriate Guidance Google Classroom this year AND,
  • Parents and students check the Guidance Newsletter page regularly

 

ALL Students MUST join their Guidance Google Classroom:
Grade 11 & 12's: 2020-2021 Guidance for Seniors   
Grade 9 & 10's:  2020-2021 Guidance for Juniors   
The guidance google class codes have been sent out to students and parents

 

CONTACT INFORMATION


Guidance Office location -  across from Room 103
Gina Cando (Senior Office Assistant):  416-395-3290  X 20040

Guidance Counsellors for 2020-2021
Student Last Names
A-C & M              Ms S. Tanrikulu (Assistant Curriculum Leader)    sevil.tanrikulu@tdsb.on.ca
D-J + K & N        Ms A. Dobbin (VISA students A-O)    alexandra.dobbin@tdsb.on.ca
P-R & O               Ms C. Allison (APGA, & Special Education- ISP programs)      catherine.allison@tdsb.on.ca
S-Z & L                Ms D. Pavlic-Trias (VISA students P-Z)       danijela.pavlic-trias@tdsb.on.ca

 

The Student Services Centre is open to all students and parents from 8:30 AM to 4:00 PM. Guidance Counsellors assist students with personal, social, educational and career planning concerns. They also conduct classroom visits and assembly workshops for students in all grades.

Every student at Northview Heights is assigned to a guidance counsellor with whom he/she can discuss personal issues. A social worker, psychologist and child and youth care worker are also available for consultation.

Students and parents can make appointments with specific counsellors.

 

Our services include:

  •  Academic, career and personal counselling. 
  •  Information about adventure and study-abroad programs.
  •  Career education: Internet programs, guest speakers, excursions, conferences, interest surveys, workshops, classroom lessons, summer opportunity fair.
  •  Career planning and info regarding future trends in employment.
  •  Display and promotion of community programs and information about educational, volunteer and work opportunities.
  •  Assisting with financial planning for post-secondary education.
  •  Liaising with elementary schools, colleges & universities.
  •  Managing credit/diploma information.
  •  Monitoring the progress of at-risk students.
  •  Personal and group counselling.
  •  Gathering information and assisting students with the application process for post-secondary education.
  •  Referrals to social workers, psychologist, speech & language pathologist, settlement workers, child & youth worker, attendance counsellor, public health nurse, dietician and/or community agencies.
  •  Information about Scholarships, Awards, Bursaries and OSAP (Ontario Student Assistance Program) to help with post-secondary finances
  •  Student leadership programs.
  •  The teaching of study and time management skills.
  •  Welcoming and registering new students. including our Ambassador program.