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102 Fairway Dr PO Box 370, Fernie, BC, V0B 1M0| 250.423.4471| Fax: 250.423.4004 Utility Links
School District 5
Home of the Falcons
Fernie Secondary School

School Counselling Support Services

Welcome to the 2019/20 school year!  Our School Counsellor, Karen Walker, will be here to help students with personal, career, and academic counselling issues.  If you, or your child, would like to make an appointment, please contact the school office at 250 423 4471 to schedule a time.  Alternatively, you can email the Counsellor using the details below:


Karen Walker –


GRADE 12 STUDENTS (and parents):

The School Counsellor will be sending out information on scholarships, university application deadlines, and post-secondary events to Grade 12 students via email.  If you are not receiving emails from the Counselling department, please send an email to and ask to be added to list.



If you have work experience placements, apprenticeship placements, or job opportunities that might interest our students, please contact our School Counsellor to see how she can help to connect you with interested applicants.  She can be contacted via the school office – 250 423 4471.  Alternatively, send her an email –


For more information on the Youth Work in Trades program, please visit the Industry Trade Authority website -