Hello Vikings!  We are thinking of you and hope that you are healthy and safe.  The Guidance team is still available during the COVID-19 school closure for your questions – please email your Guidance Counsellor (emails are listed below). We can also schedule a phone call if you prefer.

WCI Pre-AP and AP Program and Application Process 

Application to the WCI Pre-AP and AP Program (Grades 10-12) will occur from Monday, May 25th (10:00AM) to Thursday, May 28th (11:59PM) inclusive. On the WCI Guidance Pre-AP and AP Program webpage, students will find separate Google Form applications for each Grade (10, 11, 12) as of Monday, May 25th at 10:00AM.

Parents/Guardians: if you are looking to contact a teacher directly, please refer to the WCI Staff List.

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:
Grade 9: dyrvca2
Grade 10: cqenpby
Grade 11: vdswyhq
Grade 12 & 12+: wpxi5gx

Students & Families: We’ve put together a document of Combined Community Resources List. The document 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.

Pre-AP/AP Update: At this time, we do NOT know the timelines or process for Pre-AP/AP applications.  Any information will be communicated through the Guidance Classrooms (codes to join are listed above). 

Counsellor Phone Extension Student Surname Alpha Online Booking Link E-Mail
M. Cowburn 5525 D, E, F, J, K, M M. Cowburn melissa_cowburn@wrdsb.ca
L. Cresswell 5527 Si-Sz, T, U, V, W, X, Y, Z L. Cresswell lucia_Cresswell@wrdsb.ca
L. Crosby 5526 C,  AP Co-ordinator L. Crosby lauren_crosby@wrdsb.ca
L. Gowing 5528 G, H, I, L L. Gowing lindsay_gowing@wrdsb.ca

A. McCarl Palmer

Semester 2

5527 A, B A. McCarl Palmer ashley_mccarlpalmer@wrdsb.ca
L. Nosal 5527 N, O, P, Q, R, S-Sh L. Nosal lindsay_nosal@wrdsb.ca
L. Schulze 5529 ELD L. Schulze lynn_schulze@wrdsb.ca
 L. Yu-Williams 5530  YMCA Settlement Worker        Available Mon. afternoons, Tues, Wed., Thu. & Fri. lan.yu@ckw.ymca.ca
A. Pelkman 5520 Guidance Administrative  Services angela_pelkman@wrdsb.ca

Registration – Setting up Appointment

Please call the school (519) 884-9590 extension 5520 to set up a registration appointment with a Vice Principal and Counsellor.

Ms. Janke (Alpha A-F) Ms. Litschgy (Alpha G-N) or Mr. Chapman (Alpha O-Z).