Our Next SOT Meeting will be held January 26th at 4:15. Click here to join!

We are a Standard Student Attire School for the 2021-2022 School Year.
Click here to see our approved items and colors.
We are in our final year of the current approval cycle.
Click here for the notes for the 10/27/21 Committee Meeting.
Click here for the notes for the 11/29/21 Committee Meeting.
Click here for the notes for the 12/15/21 Committee Meeting.


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 Assistant Principal, Ms. Synold!

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Trunk or Treat 2021!
Get Your Blue On!

2022-2023 Title I Status

As of the 2022-2023 school year, Ortwein ES is designated as a Title I school. Click here for a summary of our Title I funding.

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.

    • Click here for a list of all Ortwein Staff members' emails.

  • COVID- 19 Information​:
    • CCSD has a COVID-19 hotline for families. Families with questions or concerns about their child's health can call the CCSD COVID-19 Parent/Guardian Hotline at (702) 799-4322 Monday through Friday (excluding holidays) from 8:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m.

    • If families are unable to get through using the Hotline, an alternative form can be submitted here.

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

    • Click here for information about Contact Tracing for schools provided by the SNHD.

  • Video Resources:

    • Click here for a video on helping your child with Coping Skills​

    • Click here for a video called Attendance Matters

  •  Back to School Resources:​​

    • Click here for the Ortwein Family Handbook!

    • Click here for Arrival and Dismissal Procedures

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

    • Click here for the CCSD Code of Conduct​

  • Breakfast and lunch are served free of charge to all students. Menus can be accessed at ccsd.nutrislice.com

  • 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 $629 last quarter!​

  • SafeKey, provided by Clark County Parks & Rec, is available for before and after school care on our campus in our Multi Purpose Room. Pre-registration is required and space is limited. Click here to begin the registration process.



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


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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.