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

We are a Standard Student Attire School for the 2021-2022 School Year. Click here to see our approved items and colors.


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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$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.

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

  • 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.

  •  Back to School Resources:

    • 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 - 2:45 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.