HIGH SCHOOL GUIDANCE

 

Welcome to the High School Guidance Page!

Here you can find the resources you need to navigate through high school and beyond. It is also important that you connect with one of the school’s guidance counselors throughout the school year.   Appointments will be set up for check in’s, course selection, post-secondary school planning, etc. Feel free to drop by at any time to talk to Mr. Deelstra.

(Click on the underlined links below to view content)

What do I need to Graduate?  

Study Skill and Strategies

Post-Secondary Planning

Ontario Public Universities - Please view the info video to get you started on navigating this page.

Ontario Public Colleges

North American Christian Colleges and Universities

Should you take a Gap Year?

Career Investigations and Job Finding

Career CruisingUse the user name “cchs” and password “faith” to get you into the site. From there you can set up your own account to explore career options based on your gifts, personality and preferences.

Myers Brigg Personality Test Take the test at and then explore your personality at bit. Discuss your findings with your parents or teachers.

Writing a Resume

Summer Jobs

http://www.gojobs.gov.on.ca/YNPS.asp

http://www.youthconnect.ca/htdocs/english/index.asp

http://www.ontario.ca/jobs-and-employment/summer-jobs-students (includes business start up grant application)

Volunteering

Local

http://www.chatham-kent.ca/jobs/pages/volunteer%20opportunities%20in%20chatham-kent.aspx

http://www.lowerthames-conservation.on.ca/volunteer.html

http://www.childrenstreatment-ck.com/about/volunteer

http://uwock.ca/ways-to-give/volunteer-opportunities/

Abroad

http://www.projects-abroad.ca/

http://www.gointernational.ca/volunteer-abroad/overview.aspx

http://www.habitat.ca/en/get-involved/volunteer-opportunities-in-canada

Also see the guidance office for information on any and all of the above and more!