Our department offers confidential guidance and support in the areas of career, educational and emotional counselling to all Notre Dame students. Students should schedule an appointment with the secretary if they wish to speak with a counsellor.

Dep’t Head Mrs. A. Little-Velianou (H-O)
Counsellors Mrs. G. Beltrano (A-G)

Mr. G. Montesi (P-Z)

Secretary: Ms. P. Davis
Phone: (905) 335-1544 x1015


Licensed to Learn (L2L) is an Ontario-Based charitable organization dedicated to boosting student success through personalized peer tutoring. Programming is provided at no cost to families, and is proven to benefit youth by improving academic success among those being tutored. L2L fosters the development of leadership skills among Tutors, and thereby nurtures positive relationships that make up a vibrant and inclusive school community.

For more information on the L2L program, please click here

Registrations for 2018/2019 school year

We welcome new registrations for fall 2018 from the Catholic, Public and Private school boards. Please contact Student Services for a registration and option sheet package.


START DATE:   Thursday, May 11, 2017

END DATE:       Monday June 19, 2017

 LOCATION(S):  Room 250 (Math/sciences) – supervising teacher Mrs. M. Hughes

                           Room 248( all other subjects)-  supervising teacher Mrs. M. Salamun


Summer School 2017 application forms are now available in Student Services.  Courses will be running for the month of July.  Stop by to pick up an application and to see which courses might be available and their locations.

Thomas Merton – Summer School Information

Thomas Merton – Summer School Course Offerings

Thomas Merton – Summer School Registration



Transcript Requests will be processed through Privacy, Records and Information Management Services (HCDSB). An online Ontario Student Transcript (OST) Request Form is available through the Board website. For questions or more information please contact records@hcdsb.org


Educational Planner – Students are encouraged to visit www.myblueprint.ca to explore pathways and set educational goals…details

Grade 12’s – please visit the Grade 12 page for important links and announcements on graduation and post-secondary information.

Peer Tutors – Sr. students that have excellent grades and the time to tutor another ND student are needed in all subject areas, especially Math & Science.  Earn community service hours! Visit the Guidance Office to sign up.

Support Resources – Visit the Medical Health & Safety page for a list of phone numbers and websites of support services for youth and families.

Do you need extra help in some of your classes?  Help is right around the corner.  Check out some of the options that Notre Dame has to offer.

Need extra help in some classes? Visit the Academics page for a list of resources available.

Homework Help in Math – FREE – Students in grades 9 and 10 visit Homework Help.