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Iona Catholic Secondary School
"Life is a Gift, Faith is a Journey, Learning is our Challenge"
  • Iona Catholic Secondary School
  • 2170 South Sheridan Way
  • Mississauga ON , L5J 2M4
  • Principal: Olivia Faraone
  • Vice Principal(s): Caroline Mallozzi
  • Superintendents: Deborah Finegan-Downey
  • Trustee: Mario Pascucci (Ward 1)
    Sharon Hobin (Ward 2)
    Sharon Hobin (Ward 8)
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Guidance Courses


Upcoming Important Dates for 2017/2018:

Check the white board outside of Guidance for monthly overview.

Now available

Night School Information for Semester 2

Dual Credit Course offerings and application forms

Monthly reminders on white board outside of Guidance. 

Course selection “submission” for next year is in January.

*Grade 12 applications to College programs and University programs  *  Be sure to click on the “OSAP” button at the end of your application.


December - All students should update their IPP on myBlueprint with Goals, other Activities for this school year and planned courses for next year. 

January 5 (11am) Night School Semester 2 Applications due.

January 8 – 18 Course Selection Submission open for 2018-2019 via myBlueprint

January 17 – Ontario University Application Deadline for equal consideration.

January 19 – Course Selection 2018-2019 Printout and Payment Collection

February 1 – Ontario College Application Deadline for equal consideration


  • Use myBlueprint to update yearly IPP requirements.  Explore "High School Planner, Goal Setting, Occupations and Post Secondary Planner" to plan YOUR future!  **Note-June final grades are posted to myBlueprint each September and at the end of each term.
  • For information on Academic Enrichment (opportunities all year and in summer),  Jobs and Volunteer Opportunities-->see the Bulletin Boards and info binders in Guidance.  There are lots of seasonal Volunteer Opportunities (Breakfast with Santa, Cancer Society activities, Food Banks, Riverwood Rubbish CleanUp, Mississauga Marathon etc.)
  • Summer jobs with Ontario Public Service posted in January - select "Student" for Career Level 
  • Post Secondary Campus Events (incl. Open House Tour Dates): see the link for Post Secondary  Campus Events


Post Secondary Education Reference Information for Grade 12s and Parents

  • College Diploma, Degree and Certificate Programs -  Information and links to all programs at all colleges.  To apply to programs, create your own account and pay your fees beginning mid October annually.
  • University Degree Programs - For updated program information at all Ontario universities, including pre-requisites, cutoff ranges etc.  check  To apply on OUAC (Ontario University Application Centre) Create an account using your unique PIN# available in November from Guidance.  Grade 12 information sessions held annually in September/October. 
  • Check the "Scholarship" binder regularly for new info.
  • NEW!  the revised Ontario government OSAP website has a quick calculator to estimate the amount of grant and/or loan money a student "could" receive
  • shows the Post Secondary transfer pathways i.e. from College diplomas to University or College degrees

Key information for Students and Parents - click the following links:


Iona Guidance Counsellors 2017-2018

Ms A Sudetic
Guidance Administrative Assistant
ext. 65137




​Ms N Groshens
Guidance Counsellor/Teacher

​Grade 10 D-Z / Grade 12 Students


​Ms N Arsenault
Department Head - Guidance

​Grs. 11 Students
Grade 11 & 12 IEP Students


​Ms A Howell
Guidance Counsellor/ Teacher

​Grade 9 Students and Grade 10 A-C
Grade 9 & 10 IEP Students


​Mr N Wirkowski
Student Success Teacher

​Grade 11 & 12


​​Ms M Doherty
​Child and Youth Worker​



​​Ms A Noble
​School Psychologist​



​​Ms L Barker-Thomas
​School Social Worker​




Course Outlines: Grade 10 Career Studies


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