Ms. Bonnie Barran

Head of Guidance
B.A. University of Westminster
B.Ed. University of London
Ms. Barran has been teaching for 26 years.  Prior to  teaching, she worked as an employment recruiter. 

In the early 90’s Ms. Barran moved to England where she obtained a Social Science degree at the University of Westminster specializing in Geography and Marketing.   This love for urban geography motivated her to attend the University of London to obtain her teaching specialist.   

During her early years of teaching she found her niche  counselling students and was the Head of Careers at a South London High School. Moving back to Canada, Ms. Barran leveraged her skills from being a recruiter and Head of Careers to become a Cooperative Education Teacher  and Guidance Councillor.  

Ms. Barran is familiar with the Canadian, United Kingdom and United States process University application process. 

Ms. Barran is a proud mother of two university graduates.  You can often find her out supporting her son who is a world qualifier in his sport. 

Bonnie is excited to return to Europe after many years being away.
Neuchâtel Junior College offers the unique opportunity to study Canadian curriculum abroad. While living in Switzerland in a French community, students enjoy an international education through travel and experiential learning in Europe. Gap year and Grade 12  high school students gain international experience and develop independence and life skills that prepare them for university and the global workplace.

A Canadian high school in Switzerland | Grade 12 & Gap