Caughlin Ranch

Entry way to Caughlin Ranch Elementary School

Opening Date: 1990
Architect: Sheehan Van Woert Architects
Contractor: Clark and Sullivan Constructors
Construction Cost: $3,691,351
Square Footage: 51,546
Cornerstone Dates: AD 1990, AL 5990
First Principal: Barbara McLaury
Physical Building Description:
Cinder block, single story construction with interior circulation corridors, library, multipurpose room/cafeteria, and classrooms for K-6.


  • Caughlin Ranch Elementary School History - School Name History: The Caughlin Ranch Elementary School is named in honor of the Caughlin family who were among the first settlers in the Truckee Meadows. The Caughlin family played a key role in the area’s early history. The ranch itself remained in the family for five generations. The original ranch house, moved from Virginia […]