Christian Ott Elementary School

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:  9:00 a.m. - 3:54 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.



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October Character Plus Trait - Integrity

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.

Integrity – means to do the right thing


    Trunk or Treat

Join Ott LINC and PTA for our first annual Trunk or Treat

Saturday, October 25

6:00-7:30 p.m.

Come enjoy a "Boo--tiful" good time!


Sir Read-a-Lot has moved to Ott's Library!

Please stop in and check out the book selection in our

Scholastic Book Fair October 27-October 30

Click here for more information and online ordering (Online through Nov 8th).


Holiday Change Challenge

October 27th-November 7th, 2014

The Independence School District is collecting loose change to donate to our Holiday Helpers program.  the money helps families in need to have a happy holiday, by providing food when students aren't in school.

For details, click here.


Dr. Ronnee Laughlin,  Principal

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