Carissa Elliott

Carissa (Land) Elliott

My Bio

Carissa Elliott joined STEM School Highlands Ranch in August of 2020 as a fifth-grade teacher. Prior to joining STEM School Highlands Ranch, she was a kindergarten and first-grade teacher in Denver Public Schools.

She has a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology and a Master of Arts in Curriculum and Instruction. She enjoys spending time with her friends, family, and dog, Mia. She values building strong relationships in her classroom and school community, and is looking forward to another great year at STEM School Highlands Ranch.

My Favorite Things

Favorite Starbucks Drink or Snack: Hot Latte, Iced Latte, or Hot Chai Tea Latte/Chocolate Croissant

Favorite Snacks: Gummy Bears, Fritos: Flavor Twists Honey BBQ, Chocolate Chip Cookies, Nerds Gummy Clusters

Favorite Places to Eat: Chick-Fil-A, Panera, Illegal Petes

Favorite Drinks: Coca Cola, Dr. Pepper, Lemonade, Coffee

Favorite Place to Shop: Amazon, Target, Nordstrom, Costco

Hobbies: Reading, Board Games, My Dog (Mia), Fishing, Hiking, Camping, Needlepoint, Watching Movies/TV

Favorite Colors: Black, White, Gray, Beige/Camel, Navy Blue, Light Blue