Norris Elementary School News

Norris Elementary School News

Learning to Regulate Emotions is Key to Academic Success

In elementary Guidance classes, students are learning about the big emotions we all feel, and how to cope with them.  Utilizing The Zones of Regulation curriculum, students are building their emotional vocabulary and discovering tools that help them stay...

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 Elementary Reading Challenge in March

During the month of March, all students preschool through second grade are invited to participate in the Norris Elementary school wide reading challenge.We are challenging each student to read at least 10 books during the month of March.  Students will co...

100 Days Smarter

Norris Elementary students and teachers celebrated the 100th day of school by counting to 100, reading 100 books, and completing activities using 100 items. We still have a lot of learning to do, and we will continue to have fun while doing it!

Second graders explore diversity with color

Miss Bertrand's 2nd Grade IET group has been talking about diversity this month in response to Martin Luther King Jr. Day. This week they read the story 'The Crayon Box That Talked', which discusses how each crayon is unique and how all of the colors together...

First State Bank and Norris FFA Hosting Food Drive!

Help First State Bank and Norris FFA STUFF THE TRAILER with much-needed food items for children and families in the Norris community. All donated items will go to Shepherd of the Hills local food bank.The First State Trailer will be at the Norris School on&nbs...

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...

Barnes and Noble Bookfair benefits Norris PTO

Come to Barnes & Noble at SouthPointe on December 10, 2016 any time from 9am-10pm.  A percentage of the proceeds from customers that state they are from Norris will be donated back to the Norris PTO. 

Kindergarten Registration open for 2017-18

Kindergarten Registration is now open for the 2017-18 school year.  Students must turn 5 by July 31, 2017 in order to be kindergarten age elligible. If you have questions, please contact the Norris Elementary office at 402-791-0030.

Norris Elementary Students Learn About Giving

Gift giving is something that can happen throughout the year for many different reasons, but for many students, it is particularly on their minds this time of year.  Around the holidays, children are often asked “What do you want to GET this year?” &n...

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