Before or after school, on a spare or during lunch go into Guidance Office, not during class time.
Book an appointment with your counsellor by speaking to the Guidance Secretary
If the appointment is during a class period, the secretary will give you an appointment slip
Show the slip to the teacher when leaving or returning to class
Appointments to accommodate parent schedules can also be made
The Guidance Department diseminates information to the students of Father Bressani CHS through one or more of the following vehicles:
In school presentations
Bulletin boards found outside of the Library
Resource materials located in the Guidance Office
The Guidance Department is responsible for delivering the compulsory grade 10 Career Studies course coded GLC 2O1. This course is designed to guide students through an inquiry process that they will use to develop their personal career and life planning. Student progress will be assessed based on the four achievement categories as outlined in the Ministry of Educationâ€™s Guidance and Career Education curriculum document.
The counsellor's role is to counsel and to help, not to decide for students. Students are encouraged to make use of various planning tools in order to make informed decisions about their pathways. Counsellors also provide referrals, and liason with community social service agencies when necessary.