Jackie Dracoulis joined Meridian in January of 2017th as Meridian's 8th Grade PE teacher. She grew up in South East Texas and graduated from Schreiner University in 1999. Coach Dracoulis played basketball and softball in college. Coach Dracoulis is in her 19th year of teaching physical education. Previously, Coach Dracoulis spent 18 years in GISD. Her passion for all sports has led her to teaching Physical Education. Her passion for athletics led her to a position as an athletic coordinator in Georgetown and to coaching volleyball, basketball, and track for the past 17 years and now enjoys helping Meridian develop its sports program. Coach Dracoulis is certified in K-12 physical education. She has completed Category 1 IB-MYP training. She has experience teaching P.E., 6th,7th, and 8th grade physical education and athletics.