Our Next SOT Meeting will be held in August. The date and time are TBA.
Click here to join our meeting.

 Summer Learning will run during regular school hours from June 1-30, is optional, and is free of cost! Click here for our Summer Spirit Calendar!

Welcome to Ortwein!


I am the proud principal of this amazing school, Traci Holloway. I am both humbled by and grateful for the opportunity to lead a community of thriving learners, involved families, and dedicated staff. My goal is to create a fun, engaging, and safe academic and social environment that operates with the philosophy “This is a place for kids!” 




Introducing our new Assistant Principal, Ms. Synold!


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Check out our new t-shirt design! Order yours today by clicking here.

$5.00 t-shirt blowout! Come to our office from 7:30-4:00 between now and the end of the year to stock up! Online orders will be regular price

School Updates:​​​​​​​


  • Technology RESOURCES:

    • If your family or a family you know needs assistance with internet connectivity, visit connectingkidsnv.org for information.

    • We want to ensure that each student has a device in order to successfully participate in distance learning. Please call our office if you are in need of a device for your child.

  • FACES Resources​:
    • Click here for a link to the CCSD FACES page where families can go to watch training videos about distance education topics.

    • Click here for an infographic on services from the FACES Department.

    • Click here for the Virtual Family Center information.

  • Below is a list of important Back to School documents:

    • Click here for the Home Health Check we are asking each family complete every morning before in-person learning.

    • Click here for the Ortwein Family Handbook!

    • Click here for the CCSD Effective Parent-School Communication publication.​​

    • Click here for the CCSD Code of Conduct​

  • Breakfast and lunch is available Monday-Friday from 8:30-11:30 am at Tarkanian Middle School. Service is open to any CCSD student.  Meals for CCSD students are no cost to families at any CCSD site serving meals. 

  • Many of our dedicated Ortwein Staff have Donors Choose projects and are gratefully seeking donations. Click here to check out some of their great ideas!

  • C​lick here for a flyer about our partnership with Smith's. Link your Rewards number to our school to earn us 0.05% of your total every time you shop! We earned $577 last quarter!​



Attention Incoming Kindergarten Families! Click here for a summer calendar with activities and QR codes to help you and your Olympian prepare to start school!

Ortwein Office Hours

7:30 am - 4:00 pm

Bell Times 2020-2021

Start time- 9:10

End time- 3:21

AM Pre-k Dismissal- 11:40

PM Pre-K Arrival- 12:41

Click here​ for our dismissal locations

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Motto: We are victorious!

Vision: We are a community of learners working together as a team to strive for victory in all areas of life.

Mission: We, the community of Ortwein Elementary School, will cultivate the hopes and aspirations of the students in a committed academic partnership by building sustainable relationships through acceptance, teamwork, integrity, and  perseverance.

Olympic Values: We value Friendship, Respect, Excellence, Courage, Determination, and Inspiration.