Echo Loder

front of Echo Loder school from parking lot

Opening Date: 1957
Architect: Vhay & Grow
Contractor: J.J. Mathews
Construction Cost: $112,577
Square Footage: 36,971
Cornerstone Dates: AD 1958, Al 5958
First Principal: Chester Green
Physical Building Description:
Cinder block, single story construction with multiple classroom buildings and exterior circulation. Subsequent additions consisted of steel and wood modular buildings with interior circulation.


  • Echo Loder Elementary School History - Miss Echo Loder was an outstanding teacher and principal in the Reno schools from 1890 to 1935. She dedicated her life to the youth of this community. Washoe County School District Board of Trustees: Earl Avansino James F. Burke Archie W. Clayton Fred S. Keiper, Jr. Edward C. Pine Agnes Risley Maurice J. Sullivan Robert […]