Phone: 906-632-3373, ext. 5142
Degrees and Certifications:
Bachelor of Science in Early Childhood Studies Walden University Master of Arts in Educational Administration and Supervision Northern Michigan University Professional Administrator Certificate, Elementary & Secondary Admin K-12 (ES)
Ms. Jesscia Savoie
Director of Early Childhood
Jessica Savoie is the director of the Early Childhood Department, which serves and supports the Eastern Upper Peninsula early childhood programs, services, and initiatives. The EUPISD provides early intervention for infants and toddlers with developmental delays and disabilities, preschool curriculum, instruction, and assessment support, parent education through the Parents as Teachers home visitation program, community-based collaborations with the Great Start Collaborative and Parent Coalition. Additionally, the EUPISD operates the local Dolly Parton Imagination Library program, provides preschool scholarships, and operates a preschool lab school in collaboration with Lake Superior State University. Jessica represents the EUP early childhood efforts as a member of the MAISA Early Childhood Administrators Network along with participation in a variety of other state-level early childhood committees.
Jessica has been employed with the EUPISD since 2002. She has worked in the early childhood realm since 2005, working in roles as an early interventionist and supervisor before assuming the role of director in 2018.