905-687-7301 34 Catherine Street, St. Catharines, ON L2R 5E7


Guidance Counsellors:     Mrs. Erin Tenhoeve & Ms. Marissa Banders
Guidance Secretary:        Mrs. DeAnna Elliott
Social Worker:                  Mrs. Jennifer Horton

Social Worker is in the school Monday to Friday. Please see the Guidance Secretary to book an appointment.

Grad Photos for Class of 2023

Monday, December 18th
Tuesday, December 19th
Wednesday, December 20th

University and College Information

College and University Application workshops taking place late October.
Now is the time to be researching your post-secondary options. To help with your research, please use the following resources:  

Ontario Universities Info
Please note: to apply to any university program in Ontario, the basic requirement is 6 grade 12 university or mixed level courses are required. 

Ontario Colleges


Apprenticeships are a great way to earn money while you learn a skilled trade. To get started in an apprenticeship, you MUST have a high school graduation diploma, AND employment in the trade, (meaning an employer is willing to sponsor you as an apprentice)

The Employment Ontario Apprenticeship Office can help with getting started, and is located at
301 St. Paul Street East
St. Catharines
phone number: (905) 704-2991


Course selection for all students in grades 9, 10 & 11:
Guidance will be meeting with all classes, by Grade, beginning on January 15, 2024.


The DSBN offers a number of e-Learning courses to augment your education and works with an educational consortium to make a wider variety of subjects available to you.  Classes are completed online while exams are generally written in person.


Check out Canada's Top 25 Jobs!

Canadian Business has released it's 2017 Top 25 Jobs in Canada. Take a minute and check out the list by clicking here. If you would like to learn more these careers and what post-secondary pathway to choose, please make an appointment with a guidance counsellor.