Christian Ott Elementary School<br />  

About Christian Ott Elementary

Welcome to Christian Ott Elementary, home of the Bear Cubs. Christian Ott takes pride in its rich history as the oldest elementary school in the Independence School District. We are committed to providing powerful learning experiences for all children in order to develop knowledgeable and successful learners.

School Hours:  9:05 a.m. - 3:45 p.m.

Christian Ott Elementary School           1525 N. Noland Rd.                                  Independence, MO 64050

(816) 521-5435

School of Character

Mission Statement

Where students are learning the skills they will need to be successful citizens of the future.




Summer School Registration for K-8th Grade Students


Summer School registration is now open for students who will be in Kindergarten-8th grades next year.

Just CLICK HERE to get started. Online registration is preferred, but if you do not have access to a computer, you can call 521-5599, ext. 10038.  You can also stop by the school office and register online.  Students registered by April 11th will be eligible for a gift card for good attendance, so sign up soon.  If you also have a student who is or will be in high school next year, online enrollment opens for those students March 3rd.

If you have any questions about Summer Sucess call 521-5599, ext. 10038. 

Summer Camp Information

 Click here to see more information about camps for elementary students sponsored by the Independence School District.

May Character Plus Trait - Self-Control

Ott is a proud participant in the district’s character education program, CHARACTERplus, a program which emphasizes positive character traits in all areas of a student’s life.  To learn more about this program, click here.


Self-Control - to express your feelings in an appropriate manner.


Dr. Ronnee Laughlin,  Principal


Independence School District

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Last Update: Wednesday, June 18, 2014 10:35:00