Who Is Isabella Pagano From Jeopardy? Her Wiki & Family Life

Isabella Pagano is a first-year student at the California Institute of Technology. She is a new contestant on the first-ever Jeopardy! High School Reunion Tournament.

Well, the 14-day tournament features 27 students who competed in the teen tournament. After competing in the quarterfinals, semifinals, and grand final, the winner will get a cash prize of $100,000 and a spot in the Tournament of Champions.

Pagano will appear on Friday’s episode on 24 February 2023. There, she will face Jackson Jonesa Junior at Vanderbilt University, and Ryan Presler, a Senior at Brandon Valley High School. 

This will be her second appearance on the show as she competed in Jeopardy! Teen Tournament in 2018. Moreover, she ended up being a quarterfinalist and winning $5,000.

Know about Isabella Pagano’s wiki, age, bio, parents, family, high school, college, and details here.

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Isabella Pagano Wiki, Age & Bio

Pagano has reached the age of 18 years old now. She was born in the year 2004 and celebrates her birthday on 26 April.

A Jeopardy fan, she has been watching the show since an early age. She became a fan of the show in the third grade.

On participating for the first time in the teen tournament, she said that she did not study and prepared properly. However, she has now read a lot, watched YouTube, and broken out her old Advanced Placement history notes.

Isabella Pagano Parents & Family Life

Isabell is the daughter of John Pagano and Amy Pagano. She was raised by her parents in Libertyville,  Illinois, United States.

John serves as the Vice President at PURE Insurance based in Chicago, Illinois. He is a 1996 graduate of Northwestern University with a degree in Statistics/Economics.


Isabella Pagano poses with her parents after her high school graduation. (Source: John’s Facebook)

Pagano’s parents have been married for more than two decades. They celebrated their 24th wedding anniversary in December 2022.

An eldest of two children, she has a younger brother named Joey Pagano. Joey is also a student at Carmel Catholic High School.

Isabella Pagano High Shool & College

Pagano attended East Lake Academy in Illinois. Afterward, she went to Carmel Catholic High School ad graduated as a valedictorian in 2022.

Moreover, she was a National Merit Scholar as a high school senior. There, she was also a part of the Fem in STEM Club with a mission to break the stereotype of science, technology, engineering, and mathematics fields being dominated by men.

Isabella is now a first-year student at the California Institute of Technology. She now resides in Pasadena, California.