Student Services provides a variety of services and resources to the Elementary, Middle, and Senior Schools. These include personal counselling, post-secondary guidance and counselling, academic planning and academic advising.
We are located in the Student Services Centre in Blessed Edmund Rice Hall. The Centre provides a research and study area with computers for students to pursue their post-secondary research or study. The Centre also houses a large library of post-secondary and self-help materials, as well as the offices of Mr. Accili, Ms. Beck, and Mr. Taggart.
Mr. Greg Accili, Academic Counsellor and Post-Secondary Counsellor: Mr. Accili manages all course changes, course/credit information, academic advising for students in grades 11 and 12, course guidance, and post secondary guidance and assistance.
Ms. Monica Beck, Registered Clinical Counsellor, Personal Counsellor and Post-Secondary Counsellor, Department Chair: Ms. Beck provides short-term counselling, referral and resources, as well as post-secondary guidance and assistance. As of the 2018-2019 school year Mr. Taggart will take on the role of Post-Secondary Counsellor and Ms. Beck will transition to full time Personal Counsellor, therefore Mr. Taggart and Mr. Accili will work with the current grade 11's this spring to begin their post-secondary research and planning.
Mr. Brian Taggart, Planning 10 Teacher and Academic Counsellor. Mr. Taggart coordinates/teaches the Planning 10 course, and provides academic advising to students in grades 10 and 11. As of the 2018-2019 school year Mr. Taggart will also be in the role of Post-Secondary Counsellor.
Student Services: Who does what…
Post-secondary counselling: Mr. Accili and Ms. Beck. As of spring 2018: Mr. Accili and Mr. Taggart.
Post-secondary lessons (gr. 11 & 12) and presentations to parents: Mr. Accili and Ms. Beck. As of spring 2018: Mr. Accili and Mr. Taggart.
Post-secondary events: As of spring 2018: Mr. Accili and Mr. Taggart.
Academic counselling: Mr. Accili (grade 11 & 12) and Mr. Taggart (grades 10 & 11).
Course selection: Mr. Accili and Mr. Taggart.
Course Changes: Mr. Accili (11 & 12) and Mr. Taggart (10 & 11).
Summer and online Courses: Mr. Accili
Personal counselling and referrals: Ms. Beck
Planning 10: Mr. Taggart