District News

District News

Below you will find news stories related to the District level. You can find news specific to High School, Middle School, Intermediate School and Elementary School under the corresponding sections of the website.

Norris School District launches new mobile app

Norris School District announced the official launch of their new mobile app designed to improve communication to parents, students, staff and community members. The app will allow access to information and resources quickly on their mobile devices. The distri...

Motivational Speaker Mike Smith to Address Norris MS/HS Student Bodies Monday, April 10th

Lincoln hometown hero and nationally renowned motivatinoal speaker Mike Smith is going to be speaking at Norris tomorrow. Mike will address our MS and HS student bodies and we will be joined by student ambassadors from nearly two dozen other Nebraska schools f...

Norris Schools Superintendent Will Be Featured Speaker At Nebraska Farmers' Union District Meeting

In response to the growing new coalition “Nebraskans United for Property Tax Reform and Education” comprised of 21 agricultural and educational organizations, Dr. John Skretta, Norris School District Superintendent will be the featured speaker at the Nebra...

Annual Norris Foundation Golf Tournament June 19th: mark your calendars!

The annual Norris Foundation golf tournament will be held Monday, June 19th at the beautiful Yankee Hill Country Club in south Lincoln. Contact Kim Brodersen or Linda Lindersmith at 402-791-0000 to sign up today!The four person scramble format costs $500 per t...

Brittany Hajek named Elementary - Intermediate Assistant Principal

Brittany Hajek has been named the assistant principal of Norris Elementary - Intermediate Schools and will begin summer, 2017. Brittany will directly serve the principals of both buildings, Dr. Jenny Piening in Norris Elementary and Mrs. Kris Morrison in Norri...

Norris District Joins Coalition For Property Tax Reform and Sustainable Funding For K-12 Education

Lincoln, Neb., Feb. 21, 2017 – Taxpayers, local school board members, superintendents, agriculture and education groups from across Nebraska today announced they have joined forces to create a coalition called Nebraskans United for Proper...

Important Dates, Events: Second Semester Underway at Norris

The latter half of the 2016-17 school year begins Wednesday, January 4th with students returning to Norris for a full day of school. Important dates and events to note for your second semester calendars:Wednesday, January 4: first student day of second semeste...

Annual Norris Health Fair Saturday, January 14th

Norris will host its annual Health Fair Saturday, January 14th in the Middle School Commons from 9 to 11 AM. Information and exhibits are free to passers by visiting the health fair during this time and students, parents and community members are invited to at...

Norris 2017-18 School Year Calendar

The Norris Board adopted the 2017-18 calendar at the December meeting. The calendar can be accessed online here. The calendar contains:175 student days, 12 staff days.New teachers report Friday, August 11th.All teachers report Monday, August 14th.Students begi...

State Releases Nebraska Education Profile of District, State Results from 15-16 assessments

The Nebraska Education Profile (NEP) has been released by the Nebraska Department of Education. The NEP provides information and data about Nebraska public schools and student performance. The NEP highlights the performance of students by district and school b...

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