Welcome to Cottonwood Elementary School!

Home of the Eagles!

We are Cottonwood Elementary School in Northern Nevada serving Kindergarten through 4th-grade students.

Our mission:

The mission of Cottonwood Elementary School is to ensure that all members of our learning community are accepted, appreciated, nurtured, and challenged according to their individual needs in order to maximize their potential and to provide a solid foundation of skills, knowledge and values.

Our Vision:

Cottonwood Strives to inspire individuals into becoming contributing members of a global society who are effective communicators, collaborators, and creative, critical thinkers.

Our Purpose:

Cottonwood Elementary School is committed to teaching and encouraging all members of our learning community to become lifelong learners, as well as to promote academic success and maximize personal growth.

T - teaching

E - encouraging lifelong learners

A - achieving academic success

M - maximizing personal growth

Our Core Values:

Cottonwood establishes the Core Values for every member of the learning community deserves:

  • to be believed in!

  • to be encouraged to realize their potential!

  • to be challenged to be the best they can be!

  • to have a positive influence in their lives!

  • to be known by their name and face, not just statistics!

Back to school night
back to school
New School Year Times
new school year times
Kinder registration 2022-23

Follow this link to the parent resource page to check out and print off the kindergarten registration packet for the 22-23 school year!


Or you can follow this link and fill out the registration online!!


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Online Student Registration

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existing families

For Existing Families in LyonCSD with a New Student

Use this link if you/your family is already in the LyonCSD Infinite Campus System 

(i.e. you already have a student in LyonCSD)

new families

For Families New to LyonCSD

Use this link if you/your family is new to the LyonCSD

(i.e. your family is completely new to the school district and you do NOT already have a student in LyonCSD)

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