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

*Business-Industry Certification

Important Links


Gadsden Career-Technical Education Advisory Council


Heather New, Council PresidentGadsden Chamber of Commerce
Tim Jones, Council V. Pres.Modern Heating and Cooling
Christy HoodRiverview Regional Medical Center
Ben ReedCity Of Gadsden
Gladysia ScottExchange Bank
Etienna CameronBeauty Industry Consulting
Spencer WilliamsAlabama Power Company
Clyde PorterPorter Testing Services
Josh ReevesInnovative Mobile Solutions, LLC
Amber LaughlinAlabama Teachers Credit Union
Michael GarmonGadsden State Community College
Evan EdgeTeam One Toyota
Kim MitchellJacksonville State University
Alan SmithGadsden State Community College
Tonya DouthittGadsden State Community College
Mark HamiltonDevan Lowe
Rebecca ClayStudent, Gadsden City High School
Mason JohnsonStudent, Gadsden City High School
Willow SaylesStudent, Gadsden City High School
Dr. David AsburyCareer-Tech Director, Gadsden City Board of Education

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 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


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