A School Settlement Worker:
- contacts newcomer parents and students to assist them with their settlement needs
- provides supportive one-on-one settlement counselling to newcomer youth and adults
- connects families to community resources based on their need
- works with school staff to help students and parents adjust to the Ontario school system
- provides orientation about the settlement needs of newcomers to school staff
- provides group information sessions on settlement topics for newcomer youth and parents, often in partnership with school staff
CLICK HERE for links to helpful Back-to-School information.
School Bus Cancellation/Inclement Weather Policy: There have been changes for 2020-2021. CLICK HERE for information about what happens when buses are cancelled due to bad weather.
ISGW offers a Youth English Conversation Circle for students wanting to improve their English. It takes place online using Zoom, Thursdays from 4:00pm - 5:00pm. CLICK HERE to register.