• Welcome to Freedman Early Learning Center

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Creating a Passion for Learning and Achievement

  • MISSION STATEMENT: At Freedman Early Learning Center, we work in partnership with families to meet the learning and developmental needs of the children we serve. Our school strives to facilitate each child’s optimal growth and development through positive and supportive learning environments, interactions, and experiences.

    Early Care and Education

    • An age-appropriate education to prepare children for success in school and life experiences
    • Incorporating parents into the day-to-day process of educating their children  

    Early Learning Program Hours:  Monday – Friday, 7:30 am – 3:00 pm

      When Aiken County Public Schools are closed due to inclement weather, the Freedman Early Learning Center will be closed also.  Check local radio and television stations for updates on school closings. 

    The center will be closed on the following dates for district holidays and teacher workdays:

    • September 6 (Labor Day)
    • October 25 (Teacher Workday/Parent Teacher Conferences)
    • November 24-26 (Thanksgiving Break)
    • December 20-31 (Winter Break)
    • January 10 (Teacher Workday)
    • January 17 (Martin Luther King Jr., Holiday)
    • February 4 (District Professional Development Day)
    • February 21 (President's Day Holiday)
    • March 21 (Professional Development/Teacher Workday)
    • April 4-8 (Spring Break)
    • April 15 (Good Friday)
    • May 30 (Memorial Day)

Contact Us


    Contact Us:
    225 Aiken Road
    P.O. Box 463
    Graniteville, SC  29829

    Paige Leopard
    Program Director

    Phone: (803) 663-4204
    Fax: (803) 663-4200

    Early Learning Program Hours:
    Monday – Friday, 7:30 am – 3:00 pm

    Office Hours:
    7:30 am to 5:00 pm