Degrees and Certifications:
Mr. Jacob Ricketts
I am a born and raised native son of Athens, AL. I attended Julian Newman elementary school, Athens middle school, and Athens high. I graduated from AHS in 2007, and attended Southern Union, before transferring into Auburn University, War Eagle! While at Auburn, I was a member of Pi Kappa Alpha fraternity, and studied Radio, Television & Film. I ended up returning to Athens, and enrolling at Athens State University to complete my degree in education. I previously worked in Birmingham city school system, and am glad to be back in my hometown. This year I will teaching theatre I, II & III and assisting with cross country and baseball, at Athens high.