Overview- Center for Gifted Studies

  • Elisa Nelson Elementary offers north-county gifted students in grades 1-5 an opportunity for full-time gifted services. Students will learn from gifted endorsed teachers, collaborate with gifted classmates and experience advanced curriculum across all content areas.

    Advanced, integrated gifted curriculum will be used daily with the Florida Gifted Frameworks as the foundation to provide daily gifted services. Special focus is placed on critical and creative thinking as well as social-emotional development.

    Full-Time Gifted Services include:

    • Advanced Gifted Curriculum
    • Critical & Creative Thinking
    • Affective Instruction
    • Interest-Based Learning
    • School-Wide Enrichment Model 

    Students in this program have a feeder assurance to Dunedin Highland Middle School's Center for Gifted Studies upon application.

    For more information, please reach out to Calla Alford at 727-298-2788



    Gifted Resources for Parents: https://www.pcsb.org/Page/3305