• Welcome to Early Childhood Education!


    Early Childhood Education includes the Early Head Start Program and NC Pre-K.  For more information, click the individual program links on the left side of this page.


    Sweetwater Early Childhood Education Center

    2110 Main Ave. SE

    Hickory, NC  28602


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Contact Us

  • Leslie H. Barnette, Ed.D.

    Director, Federal Programs

    828-327-3689 x 238
    828-464-8333 x 180278