Federal Programs

The federal programs department provides leadership for programs funded or required by the federal government in addition to some state funded programs.  These include Title I and Title III of the Elementary and Secondary Education Act, Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972,  Carl D. Perkins Career and Technical Education Act and state programs, such as Driver Education.

Federal Programs Department:

Director: Dr. Timothy Sims  Send Email
CTE Coordinator: Karen Boyles Send Email
Administrative Assistant: Andrea Trent  Send Email

Equal Opportunity Statement/Non-Discrimination

In accordance with Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964; Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972; the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 (Section 504); and the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990 (ADA), it is the policy of the Hickory Public Schools to not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, age, ethnic origin, gender, marital status, pregnancy, parenthood, sexual orientation, or disability in educational programs, activities, or employment policies.

 For inquiries or complaints or to request a copy of the Hickory Public Schools grievance procedures, please contact the following:  Angela K. Simmons, Section 504 Coordinator at 828-322-2855, or Timothy Sims, Title IX Coordinator at 828-322-2855.