Huron Superior Catholic District School Board

Site: Sault Ste Marie - Ontario St

Service: Section 23 - Student Support Program

Description & Services
Public Comments Section 23 also offers a program called GENESIS offered through Algoma Family Services for students with mental health issues and addictions, aged 12-18
Description (Service)
  • Offers an alternative education program focusing on behaviour management and the treatment with respect to mental health issues 
  • Provides small classroom setting of maximum 8 students with Educational Assistants 
  • Provides integration back into regular classroom setting as appropriate for individual students in transition
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Areas Served Sault Ste. Marie
Eligibility Elementary and secondary school students who have been identified with mental health issues
Application Admission is through Algoma Family Services, North Eastern Hospital in Espanola or through referrals by school board staff
Languages English ; French
Fees None
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone 705-945-5400
Toll Free Phone 1-800-267-0754
Fax 705-945-5575
Primary Contact Rosanne Zagordo, Special Education Department Curriculum Coordinator; Phone: 705-945-5677
Primary Executive John Stadnyk, Director of Education; Phone: 705-945-5600
Located In Community Sault Ste. Marie
Address 90 Ontario Ave
Sault Ste. Marie, ON P6B 6G7
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Intersection Ontario Ave and Simpson St
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (30) Provincial Government
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Education