Mrs. Savanna Parisi is originally from northern California and moved to Arizona two years ago. She graduated from California State University, Chico with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Child Development, and a minor in Psychology. In college, she had the opportunity to work in many different preschool settings. Mrs. Parisi spent a year in Spain teaching English to elementary school students, before joining BASIS in 2018. She spent her first year at BASIS Scottsdale Primary East, as a Kindergarten Teaching Fellow and then became a 2nd grade Learning Expert Teacher.
As an educator it is Mrs. Parisi’s top priority to facilitate a safe and comforting environment for all students. She strives to create a learning environment that meets the developmental needs of all children and believes that teachers play a significant role in making school environments more inclusive for their students. Mrs. Parisi is looking forward to joining the Building Blocks team and teaching in a new environment.