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RCS Early Learning Head Start


What is the contact information for the Head Start Program? 

Parents or guardians interested in enrolling a child in Head Start should contact the Office at 1-336-548-4780 during the hours of 8:00-3:00 pm, Monday - Friday.

What is Head Start?  

Head Start programs prepare America's most vulnerable young children to succeed in school and in life beyond school. To achieve this, Rockingham County Schools Head Start program delivers services to children age 3 to 5 and their families in core areas of early learning, health, and family well-being. 

Does Rockingham County Schools have a Head Start Program?  Yes. Rockingham County Schools Head Start Program has 11 classrooms that serve 198 students across the county.  The RCS Head Start office is located at 705 Ayersville Road, Madison, NC 27205.  


The following staff members may be reached at the Head Start Office: 

  • R. Felicia Jumper, Head Start Director

  • Andrea Barker, Assistant Director

  • Amy Bradshaw, Administrative Assistant/Bookkeeper

  • Etta "Nicky" Pickard, Head Start Education Manager

  •  Head Start Health/Mental Health Coordinator

  • Michelle Wesley, Family Service Manager

  • Marviette Baez, Family Service Worker

  • Emily Dillard, Family Service Worker

Online Application: 



Now Enrolling For Fall 

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