Human Resources

The Human Resources Department is dedicated to recruiting and retaining highly effective staff who are passionate about the success of all students.  In addition, we are dedicated to supporting the mission and goals of Hickory Public Schools and providing service and support to all stakeholders. 

Our district employs approximately 650 people, including teachers, support staff, administrators and classified staff who provide services to more than 4,000 students. 

Our goal is to provide excellent, accurate, timely and courteous service to all of our employees, and we strive to foster a positive, caring work environment where the diversity of everyone is respected.

Tracy Sigmon
Personnel Officer

Sandy Mathewson
Personnel Specialist


In compliance with Federal Law, Hickory Public Schools does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, gender, age, disability, national or ethnic origin, marital status, pregnancy, parenthood, sexual orientation, or military service in its education programs or employment policies.