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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 just completed her first year a an Assistant Principal and did such an amazing job of nurturing children and supporting high quality teaching and learning!

School Updates​​​​​​​

  • Please click here for the CCSD Daily Instructional Guide for Students and Families. The purpose of this guide is to extend students’ learning opportunities beyond the instruction facilitated by the teacher and to offer a structure for students and families for learning through distance education.

  • Click here for a video from our homes to yours!​​

  • Click 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 $331 last quarter!​

  • Click here for a link to the Food Services website with information about pricing and payment. Click here for a link to the monthly breakfast and lunch menus.

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

    • Click here for the 2019-2020 CCSD School Calendar

    • Click here for the Ortwein Family Handbook!

    • Click here for the Tuesday Folder memo.

    • Click here for the Cell Phone Policy.

    • Click here for the Arrival and Dismissal Procedure.

    • Click here for a list of tentative events and spirit days.

    • We are a Standard Student Attire school. Please click here for the policy and approved clothing. We have partnered with Campus Club Uniforms for families to purchase clothes with our logo. Click here for the flyer.

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

  • SafeKey is available on our campus each day beginning at 7:00 am and ending at 6:00 pm. The cost is $4 per morning and $7 per afternoon. Please call (702) 455-8251 to register.

  • The CCSD K-12 Student Code of Conduct can found here. Please review and discuss the contents with your student.

Ortwein Office Hours

7:30 am - 4:00 pm

Bell Times 2019-2020

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.

  • Click here for CCSD food distribution sites. All Learning Extension Packets can be picked up at these sites.

  • Attention, Incoming Kindergarten Parents! Click here for a "Getting Ready for Kindergarten" summer calendar provided by our amazing Kindergarten Staff!

Email Mrs. Holloway at

Tel: 702-799-2680

Fax: 702-799-2682

10926 Dean Martin Drive

Las Vegas, NV 89141