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Student Services

Confused about program planning? Wondering about graduation requirements and college and university entrance? Need some direction about possible career choices? Need someone to talk to about a personal or financial problem? Book an appointment in Student Services (located on the main floor by the atrium) to see one of our Community Agency Support Workers.

M.E. LaZerte Counsellors and their Alpha Groups:

Mrs. Parrish (A-D) - heather.parrish@epsb.ca
Mr. Gillard (E-K) - thomas.gillard@epsb.ca
Mrs. Millham (L-Q) - paula.millham@epsb.ca
Ms. Drysdale (R-Z) - nicole.drysdale@epsb.ca
Mrs. Segin - Department of Inclusive Learning erin.segin@epsb.ca 

M.E. LaZerte Youth Worker

Lisa Casillas

M.E. LaZerte Community Agency Support Workers:

Ruth Gitaka - Edmonton Immigration Services Association - ruth.gitaka@partner.epsb.ca

M.E. LaZerte Administrative Assistants:

Ms. Heidi McLachlan - heidi.mclachlan@epsb.ca  

Ms. Lisa Leskow-Luce - lisa.leskow-luce@epsb.ca


Student Services offers the following services:

Educational Counselling

  • selection of courses
  • program planning
  • graduation requirements
  • college or university entrance requirements/information
  • technical school/apprenticeship requirements/information
  • transitioning to post-secondary

 Financial Assistance

  • scholarship information
  • grant and loan information for high school, college and/or university

 Personal Counselling

  • confidential discussion of personal and family concerns
  • conflict resolution / anger management

 Career Counselling

  • establishing career goals
  • exploration of related occupations
  • brochures and pamphlets on career and post secondary institutions
  • career presentations


  • counsellors can provide appropriate referral to other school system services or agencies


A variety of tutoring services are available through Student Services. These include peer tutoring, university students through the Study Buddy program, and other community organizations. Please contact Student Services for more information.


A Mentor helps students to feel comfortable and achieve success, in school. Come in to find out more about this program.

Parent/Student Resources

Dates/Information to note:

Final Marks: 

  • High school students may obtain final school awarded marks from teachers on the morning of June 28, 2019. At that time, students can also discuss or appeal final marks.
  • Students will have an opportunity to discuss or appeal final marks by going to their school on Tuesday, July 9, 2019 from 9:00 am to 12:00 noon.
  • On July 19 Results Statements for the June diplomas will be available on myPass. Students who wish to have diploma examintations re-scored must complete a form prior to August 9, 2019. Visit the school for more information.

Schedules and Course Changes for the 2019/2020 School Year:

  • Schedules for next year will be posted on SchoolZone around August 19th, 2019. You will also receive a mail-out with pertinent information for registration. 
  • When you receive your schedule, if there are any concerns, there will be a link posted on SchoolZone that you may access to book an appointment to see your counselor for course changes. If you are unsure who your counselor is, please refer to the top of this page.