Our Next SOT Meeting will be held virtually on December 16th @ 4:00.
Click here to join our meeting. 
IMPORTANT! Click here to complete the Annual CCSD Survey.
Please complete it for each student by 12/18/20.

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!” 




Ms. Castillo is our Assistant Principal! She is in her third year as an Assistant Principal and does such an amazing job of nurturing children and supporting high quality teaching and learning!

CCSD is supporting the Governor’s Stay-at-Home 2.0. Ortwein Elementary School is providing telecommuting services and full-time distance education for our students and families. Please contact us at (702) 799-2680. If you are delivering a purchased item for the school, please call (702) 799-2680.


CCSD está apoyando la decisión del Governador Sisolak Quédese en Casa 2.0. Ortwein Elementary School está proveyendo servicios de teletrabajo y educación a distancia de tiempo completo para nuestros estudiantes y familias. Por favor, contáctenos al número (702) 799-2680. Si usted está entregando una compra o un paquete a la escuela, por favor llame al (702) 799-2680.

Disney Day at Ortwein!

Get Ready for the "12 Days of Attendance," an attendance incentive running from December 1st-16th. Click here for the flyer!

School Updates:​​​​​​​



    • Click here for directions on how to give or deny permission for your child to be recorded during live lessons. Filling out this survey will help our teachers know how to move forward with an approved recording message.

    • Click here for a link to a helpful and informative CCSD website dedicated to returning to school via distance education.

    • 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 suggestions on staying active at home!

  • 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 local center's (Hummel ES) calendar.

    • Click here for the Virtual Family Center information.

    • Click here for a flyer for adult ESL classes.

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

    • Click here for a list of all of our staff members and their email addresses.

    • Click here for the daily schedules for each teacher.

    • Click here for the Ortwein Family Handbook!

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

    • Click here for the 2020-2021 CCSD School Calendar​​

    • We recently adopted updated grading practices to reflect Distance Learning:

    • Click here for the CCSD Code of Conduct​

  • We will serve breakfast and lunch at our school Monday-Friday from 7:00 am-10:00 am. Service will be outside near the Multipurpose Room and is open to any CCSD student. Students and parents must wear a face covering and food cannot be eaten on the school grounds. Meals for CCSD students are no cost to families at any CCSD site serving meals. Students and families must be able to provide the student id number to receive 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!​



At this time, we are able to provide assistance in our Office by appointment only. Please call (702) 799-2680 if you are in need of an appointment. Thank you!

Ortwein Office Hours

7:00 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

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.

Email Mrs. Holloway at fenntl@nv.ccsd.net

Tel: 702-799-2680

Fax: 702-799-2682

10926 Dean Martin Drive

Las Vegas, NV 89141