Hello Vikings! The Guidance team is excited to assist you!
Parents/Guardians: if you are looking to contact a teacher directly, please refer to the WCI Staff List.
GUIDANCE GOOGLE CLASSROOMS
Students: if you haven’t joined the Guidance Classrooms, please do so for your grade (it will be the same Classroom throughout your high school experience at WCI). Lots of information is posted about course selection information, scholarships, volunteer & job opportunities, mental health resources, and more!
WCI Guidance Classroom Codes for 2021-2022:
Grade 9: 3bhkprh
Grade 10: auxgcah
Grade 11: dyrvca2
Grade 12 & 5th year: cqenpby
BOOKING AN APPOINTMENT WITH YOUR GUIDANCE COUNSELLOR
Counsellor Assignment for 2021-2022
Guidance Counsellors are assigned based on your SURNAME. To book an appointment, please click on your Counsellor’s “ONLINE BOOKING LINK” below.
Please note that only virtual or phone meetings will be available with your Guidance Counsellor during this time.
|Counsellor||Phone Extension||Student Surname Alpha||Online Booking Link|
|L. Crosby||5526||A, ELD &
|5525||D, E, F, J, K, M, N, P||Melissa_Cowburn@wrdsb.ca|
|L. Gowing||5528||G, H, I, L, O, Q, S||L. Gowing||Lindsay_Gowing@wrdsb.ca|
|L. Cresswell||5527||B, C, R, T, U, V, W, X, Y, Z
|A. Pelkman||5520||Guidance Administrative Services||Angela_Pelkman@wrdsb.ca|
|T. Khatib||YMCA Settlement Worker||Thana.Khatib@ytr.ymca.ca|
|L. Yu-Williams||YMCA Settlement Worker
Available Mon. afternoons, Tues, Wed., Thu. & Fri.
|Mrs. Janke||5513||A – F, S – V, Z||VP Appointment Request||Pauline_Janke@wrdsb.ca|
|Ms. Litschgy||5511||G – R, W – Y||VP Appointment Request||Erika_Litschgy@wrdsb.ca|
Please call Angela Pelkman at (519) 884-9590 extension 5520 to set up a registration appointment with a Vice-Principal and Counsellor.
RESOURCES FOR STUDENTS & FAMILIES/GUARDIANS
Students & Families: WCI’s Combined Community Resources List contains information about:
– Mental health supports and contacts at WCI,
– Community mental health and counselling resources,
– Community sexual health resources,
– Food banks and nutrition-for-learning pop-up snacks information, and
– Educational resources.
Please contact your student’s Guidance Counsellor if you have any questions or require additional information.