Academic/Career/Guidance Counselling

Guidance Counselling

Please CLICK HERE to view Mrs. Rao's AMAZING GUIDANCE WEBSITE--everything you need to know about applying for post-secondary, scholarships and funding post-secondary!


Students and parents are encouraged to discuss educational concerns with Vice Principal/Guidance /Counselor Mrs. Bartling or Vice Principal Mr. Kniel or Principal Shelly Cloke.   The guidance office is open throughout the day and generally appointments are not needed.  Guidance publishes a wide variety of fact sheets dealing with most of the topics listed below.

Educational Counseling

  • selection of courses, program planning blueprint diploma requirements
  • post secondary entrance requirements and program details
  • student concerns regarding courses
  • study skills, progress analysis
  • financial assistance - scholarships, grants, student loans
  • distance education
  • international exchanges
  • reference materials

Career Counseling

  • self profiles, self assessment
  • occupational profiles
  • CHOICES - computer based career exploration
  • reference materials

Social/Personal Counseling

  • confidential discussion of personal concerns
  • decision making skills, conflict resolution, mediation
  • referrals to outside agencies/services
  • reference materials
  • family school liaison



Book your Grade 12 Grad Status Interview now

Click the link below to book your 15 minute interview with one of our 2 Career Counselors.

Mr. Curry

Mrs. Bartling

Community Scholarship Trust Society


The Community Scholarship is available to all students who graduate from Frank Maddock High School, DV Community Outreach School, Breton High School and Holy Trinity Academy, and are registered with an accredited post secondary institution. Scholarships consist of $1000 per student.