School Based Counsellors are available to help you with personal or academic problems that need more help than the Teacher Advisor (TA) can give. If you want to change, drop or add a course, you must make an appointment in advance to see a School Counsellor. School Counsellors can also assist with post-secondary planning and transition.

Esquimalt High School’s Counsellors are:

IED (Indigenous Education) Counsellors can assist Indigenous students with personal and academic issues:

  • Rachel Trebilco is available to assist students in ALL GRADES.  She is a part of our education support team and you can email her to request a meeting:

Youth and Family Counsellors are available to support students with personal issues.

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Due to COVID safety protocols, counsellors will see students BY APPOINTMENT ONLY unless it is an emergency or immediate safety concern.

Due to the volume of referrals- if you do not hear back from a counsellor within 48 hours- please contact one of our administrators.

Students: Click here to request a counselling appointment or email a counsellor directly.   Counsellors make every effort to see students during elective blocks or non-instructional time.

Parents/Guardians: To request a counselling appointment please email one of the counsellors listed above directly, or call the school’s main office at 250-382-9226.  If you have a Gmail account, you may use the link on this page to access our Google request form.

To request an appointment go to:

Helpful Websites

Looking for information about physical, emotional and mental health for youth? Check out these useful links:

General Health

Mental Health