• Mr. Kracker

    Jeff Kracker
    High School

    Athletic Director


    Mr. Kracker graduated as a member of the National Honor Society from Jackson High School in 1997.  He graduated Summa Cum Laude from Bowling Green State University with a Bachelor of Science in Education with minors in History and Political Science in 2002.  He obtained his Master’s Degree in Education from Ashland University in 2008. 

    In 2002, Mr. Kracker began teaching Social Studies at Jackson High School, a position he held for 9 years.  During this time, Mr. Kracker also coached football and track. In 2011, he went on to become an assistant principal and coordinate the Jackson Academy for Global Studies at Jackson High School. In 2016, Mr. Kracker became Jackson High School’s building principal.  Most recently, in 2022, Mr. Kracker was approved as the District's Athletic Director.

    Mr. Kracker is a member of the Ohio Association of Secondary School Administrators. He regularly continues his education by attending professional development and annual administrative conferences.  

    Mr. Kracker is married to Colleen, and they are the proud parents of Jonah, JHS class of ‘22 and James, JHS class of ‘26.

    If you have any questions during the school year please feel free to contact me:

    330-837-3501 ext. 1404



  • What athletics teaches is the self- discipline of hard work and sacrifice necessary to achieve a goal. Nowadays, too many people are looking for a short cut. Life is the same as athletics. You have to work to accomplish anything.

    -Roger Staubach