About Us

The mission of the Hickory Public Schools is to develop within each learner the skills to be a responsible citizen and have a lifelong love of learning.

By connecting with and engaging each member of the learning community, Hickory Public Schools will ensure a high quality education for all students preparing them to become responsible, productive citizens in the 21st century.



Contact Information

     Administrative Services Building |  Superintendent: Dr. Robbie Adell
     432 4th Ave SW, Hickory, NC 28602  Click here to map directions
     Phone: (828) 322-2855  | Fax: (828) 322-1834  
     Office Hours: 7:30 -  4:30 Monday - Friday

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Hickory High
Hickory High Red Tornadoes
grades 9-12
1234 3rd St NE Hickory, NC  28601
(828) 322-5860
Principal: Ms. Katherine Cater

Hickory Career & Arts Magnet
HCAM Griffin

grades 6-12

409 8th Ave NE Hickory, NC  28601
(828) 328-6738
Principal: Ms. Rebecca Tuttle

Grandview Middle
Grandview Eagles
grades 6-8
451 Catawba Valley Blvd SE  
Hickory, NC  28602
(828) 328-2289
Principal: Mr. Aaron Joplin
Northview Middle
Northview Hawks
grades 6-8
302 28th Ave NE Hickory, NC  28601
(828) 327-6300

Principal: Ms. Nala Sadler-Sherrill

Jenkins Elementary
Jenkins Bobcats
grades K-5
3750 N. Center St. Hickory, NC  28601
(828) 327-3491
Principal: Dr. Ryan McCreary
Longview Elementary
Longview Lions
grades 3-5
737 12th St. SW  Hickory, NC  28602
(828) 485-0975
Principal: Ms. Judy Jolly
Oakwood Elementary
Oakwood Bluejay
grades K-5
366 4th St. NW Hickory, NC  28601
(828) 322-1340
Principal: Dr. Jennifer Griffin
Southwest Primary 
Southwest Vikings
grades K-2
1580 32nd St. SW Hickory, NC  28602
(828) 324-8884
Principal:   Ms. Stephanie Dischiavi
Viewmont Elementary
Viewmont Bears
grades K-5
21 16th Ave. NW Hickory, NC  28601
(828) 324-7049
Principal: Mr. Jeff Hodakowski