The Student Support Services works to support GSCS schools and students

  • Reducing barriers to regular school attendance
  • Increasing opportunities for participation in athletics and activities
  • Providing positive and harmonious school environments, where diversity is respected and encouraged

Student Services represents a broad spectrum of supports and services within the school district's field of operation consisting of:

  1. Educational records maintenance policies
  2. Gifted services screening, evaluation, and programmatic oversight
  3. Guidance services and K-12 programming
  4. Homebound services
  5. Homeschool services & compliance
  6. Education for Children and Youth Experiencing Homelessness (ECYEH) & reporting
  7. Nursing & health related services
  8. School Psychology services and referrals / CRISIS INTERVENTION
  9. Special Education services including, but not limited to, K-12 programmatic design and state & federal compliance.

Gulf Shores City Schools coordinates prevention and intervention programs to support schools, students, and parents by addressing the cognitive, behavioral, social, and emotional needs of all students to maximize student achievement. GSCS provides a variety of supports, in collaboration with other agencies, to help students' well-being.