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3000 Pinewood Avenue, Coquitlam, BC, V3B 7Y7| Phone: 604-464-2513| Contact Us
Pinetree Secondary School
School District No. 43 (Coquitlam)
Counselling Department
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Here to Help.jpgCounsellors:

Mr. K. Nelson​:  J-O

Ms. M. Dhillon:  P-Z

Ms. L. Hamilton/Ms. S. Starr:  A-I

​Post Secondary & Career Advisor:

Carmen Moorhouse​


Youth Workers:

Nicola Cridge​: School Based Youth Worker
Amanda Walraven​​: Immigrant Youth Worker
Yvonne Xie​: International Chinese Youth Worker
Angela Jeoung​: International Korean Youth Worker

Drew Webber​: Indigenous Youth Worker


The Counsellor’s role can be divided into four major areas: counselling, consultation, coordination and education. Our goal i​s to provide a balanced counselling service that encompasses all four areas. Some of the services we offer include: ​

  • Assistance with program and course selection;

  • Solving academic difficulties and problems in arranging for tutorial assistance, and in improving study skills;

  • Providing information about the school and its functioning and orientation;

  • Providing information on post-secondary training and registration (universities, colleges, vocational schools, tech. institutes, apprenticeship programs, etc.), and on transition to such training;

  • Providing information on vocational and career planning, family life, intellectual skills (learning styles, learning disabilities, study skills), relationships, child/sexual abuse, substance abuse, mental well being and healthy living;

  • Discussion of personal problems and assistance in making their own personal decisions;

  • Support in crisis situations and referral to community agencies (mental health, counselling, public health, Ministry of Children and Families, etc.).


2021 / 2022 Scholarship & Post Secondary Power Point:
Grade 12 students who missed the October 29th Scholarship/Post Secondary Meeting the PowerPoint below highlights the topics covered during the meeting. If you have questions please make an appointment to See Ms. Ririe or Mrs. Moorhouse.

Student Transcript Service (STS) Link and Instructions:
If you will be graduating in June and are apply to post-secondary institutions you must complete the STS process so that the institutions you apply to can access your marks online. This should be done by December 1st. Note that once you set up your account you can go in an edit and make changes well into June. ​Please use the PowerPoint and instructions document to help you complete your STS.

Grade 12 Students- Check that you will meet Graduation Requirement!
Your Diploma Verification will be published in MyED BC on November 15, 2021. Follow the steps in the document below to ensure you will meet graduation requirements by June 2022. 
DVR Instructions.docx




  
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Pinetree Secondary School

3000 Pinewood Avenue, Coquitlam BC
V3B 7Y7
604-464-2513 604-937-8056 mailto:pinetreesecondary@sd43.bc.ca
8:00 am - 4:00 pm
Our school strives to keep our community informed. However, during urgent events, visit www.sd43.bc.ca to ensure you receive the most accurate and up-to-date information.