OKM's Student Support Services provide a multifaceted approach to meeting all students' personal and learning needs. Our aim is to help each student function to his/her potential.
Our Advocate assists and supports Aboriginal Students and families, and acts as a liaison between the school and the home.
Please contact Ms. Melissa Madden EMAIL
At OKM on Monday, Wednesday and Friday
This mandated, after school program has been implemented to ensure that success of students who are failing in their course work.
Please contact Ms.Megan Harvey EMAIL
Our Behaviour support staff find innovative ways to help struggling students succeed in school.
Please contact Mr. Austin Ross EMAIL
Career Life Programs:
Our goal is for every student to graduate with a meaningful career/life plan and the skills, credentials, and experience to achieve that plan.
Please contact Ms.Jill Robinson EMAIL
Career Life Programs WEBSITE CLICK HERE
We offer a variety of services to students, parents and staff. We do personal counselling, crisis intervention as well as course and postsecondary planning.
Surnames A-G - Please contact Ms.Marilyn Green EMAIL
Surnames H-N - Please contact Ms.Solenn Dishaw EMAIL
Surnames O-Z- Please contact Ms.Lorna Proch EMAIL
Drug and Alcohol Support:ARC Counsellors work within the schools to provide on -site, immediate support to youth.
ARC Counsellors for OKM are:
Ginger Nickoli (Gr. 10-12) - 250-215-4455 (Ginger.Nickoli@sd23.bc.ca)
Kristi Field (Gr. 7-9) - 250-212-6441 (Kristi.Essler@sd23.bc.ca)
Please contact one of the counsellors for further information.
International Education & English Language Learner Support:
We support our visiting International students and provide English Language Support for visiting and graduating students for whom English is a second language.
Please contact Mrs. Nina Ferguson
Supports students who face academic challenges or who need adaptations put into place to enable them to be academically successful.
Please contact Ms.Beth Parks EMAIL
We provide special education services to ensure that all students have equal access to learning.
Please contact Ms.Jen McLeod EMAIL
Mental Health Advocate:
Please contact Mr. David Guthrie EMAIL
RCMP School Resource Officer:
Please contact an adminstrator to reach Constable Lesley Smith