Jessica Patrick

Intervention Specialist

Meet Jessica

My name is Jessica Patrick and I am thrilled to be a part of the Maroa-Forsyth family! I graduated from Millikin University with my Bachelor’s degree in Elementary Education after completing my student teaching right here at MFGS. Since then, I have taught Kindergarten, 3rd grade, and 5th grade. Overall, this is will be my 9th year teaching and I couldn’t be happier! I completed my Master’s degree in Reading in 2017 at Illinois State University and I have a certification as a Reading Specialist. My husband is a teacher as well and we have one daughter.

These are a few of my favorite things:

  • Favorite book series: Harry Potter
  • Favorite movie: The Princess Bride
  • Favorite color: purple
  • Favorite drink: Caramel iced coffee from Dunkin’ Donuts
  • Favorite sports team: Chicago Cubs
  • Favorite hobby: reading
  • Favorite food: Mexican food