Degrees and Certifications:
Currently pursuing Ed. S. - Ed. Administration M.A. - Educational Administration M.B.A. - Business Administration B.S. - Business Administration B.A. - History
Mr. Tracy Schmidt enters his second year as the Activities Director at Hazelwood East High School for the 2020-21 school year. The previous 11 years Mr. Schmidt was a vocational business education teacher and PLC leader at Hazelwood Central, in addition to coaching basketball and baseball. Schmidt started teaching social studies and business education at Crystal City High School for one year and two years at University City High School. From 2004-2007 Schmidt was an assistant women's basketball coach and the recruiting coordinator at Division I Stetson University in DeLand, Florida. He also coached five years of college baseball at Maryville University from 1999-2004, including two years as the head coach. Schmidt has 20 years of coaching experience at the high school and college levels, including multiple Coach of the Year honors, conference, tournament, and district championships, and NCAA Tournament and high school playoff appearances. Several of Mr. Schmidt's high school student-athletes attended colleges on academic and athletic scholarships, and nine of his former student-athletes played professionally. Schmidt holds bachelor's degrees in business administration and history, an MBA with a concentration in Management, and a Masters in Educational Administration. Currently he is finishing his ED. S. degree in educational administration at Lindenwood University.