Counseling Department

  • Welcome to the Gardendale High School Guidance and Counseling Website! Our counselors provide services to students regarding academic, personal/social, career, college and testing throughout their high school experience. Parents and students are encouraged to contact their assigned counselor, but any counselor will gladly help students not assigned to them.


    Transcripts Requests

    Please give Mrs. Welshans, our registrar, a minimum of one week's notice for transcript requests.  The first two requests are free.  All others after that are $5.00.  Transcript requests for scholarships are free.

    1. You can pay online at this link or at Gardendale High School. Save the receipt number and payment confirmation.
    2. Complete a request form (   

    Be sure to know the address where you want the transcript sent! And provide contact information in case Mrs. Welshans needs more information. 


    All juniors are given the ACT during school in the month of April.  Any other time, students must register and pay for the test at Fee waivers (total of 2) are available to students who qualify for free or reduced lunch.  

Options to gain a College and Career Readiness Indicators


  • Registrar (Registration Information & Transcript Requests)

    • Amanda Welshans

    9th Grade & 10th Grade Last Names 'A-L':

    • Susan Schell

    11th Grade & 10th Grade Last Names 'M-Z':

    • Ashley Green

    12th Grade & Career Tech:

    • Mary Wilson Kearney
Last Modified on February 7, 2023