College & Career Ready

Building Futures
One Student At A Time

Today’s best careers won’t wait, so at Gadsden City Schools our students get a jump-start on preparing for their futures. Whether they are heading to college or going straight to work after graduation, Gadsden City High School offers students early training and certification options in their field of choice. With this foundation, students graduate prepared and with a major advantage toward landing a solid, well-paying job.


Dr. David Asbury, Director of Career Technical Education

1026 Chestnut Street
Gadsden, AL  35901        
(256) 543-3512

Current Programs

Middle Schools

  • Family and Consumer Sciences (BIC* Certified)
  • Emma Sansom,  Gadsden, and Litchfield
  • Business Education (BIC Certified)  Gadsden

High School

Important Links


Gadsden Career-Technical Education Advisory Council


Alan Smith, Council President
Gadsden State Community College
Hallie Arrants
Student, GCHS
David Asbury
Gadsden City Schools
Tim Jones
Modern Heating and Cooling
Lisa Morales
East Alabama Works
Mark Weaver
Stamp Products, Inc.
Jarrett Whaley
Student, GCHS
Spencer Williams
Alabama Power Company

The Gadsden City Board of Education does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, disability, or age in its programs and activities and provides equal access to the Boy Scouts and other designated youth groups.  The following person(s) has been designated to handle inquiries regarding the non-discrimination policies:

Dr. Donna Smoots
Section 504 Compliance Officer
P.O. Box 184
Gadsden, AL 35902
(256) 543-3512

Mrs. Marcia Farabee
Title VI and Title II Compliance Officer
P.O. Box 184
Gadsden, AL 35902
(256) 543-3512

Mr. Keith Blackwell
Title IX Compliance Officer
P.O. Box 184
Gadsden, AL 35902
(256) 543-3512

Calendar of Events

Featured News

Girls STEM Camp

Girls Who STEM Camp

GIRLS WHO STEM Camp: A Summer Learning Opportunity Gadsden City Schools and Gadsden State Community College recently collaborated to host the 1st GIRLS WHO STEM

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Happy Retirement

Retirees Honored

Retirement Tea held at the Board of Education for our recent retirees.  Congratulations to all. Jean Gramling Deidra Holland   Tony Reddick Gerii Jackson Jean

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