Norris Elementary School News

Norris Elementary School News

Norris Wrestling Camp Coming Up

The Norris Wrestling Team will be holding a wrestling camp next week on Monday and Tuesday, November 7th and 8th. The camp is open to all K-8 graders and will start at 3:45 and end at 5:45. Norris Wrestling room and the north gym, both located in the high scho...

Norris Kindergartens connect with Henry Doorly Zoo

On Wednesday, October 26th, all Norris Kindergarten students connected with the Omaha's Henry Doorly Zoo utilizing a 2-way video conferencing program.   Peter Brunette, Outreach Coordinator for the Henry Doorly Zoo, presented a presentation...

Fire Safety Day

October 20, 2016 marked Norris Elementary’s observance of fire safety day.  We had our local, rural fire departments here to teach us about their trucks, medical equipment, and fire gear. We also had a visit from the “smoke house” which simulates a...

Norris Elementary Hosts Author

On Tuesday, October 18th, Norris Elementary hosted author Julia Cook.  Julia was able to speak to our students in kindergarten, first, and second grades about how to become an author, her books, and being kind to each other.  She even brought her dog...

Norris Elementary Students Review Bus Safety

Norris Elementary students and staff reviewed and practiced bus evacuation procedures and bus rules with Dr. Piening after taking pictures...on an actual bus!  We reviewed where safety exits are located, listening to the driver, how to sit properly in bus...

Norris School Picture Dates Announced for 2016

LifeTouch will provide comprehensive professional school portraiture services for all students with parent purchase options, offered in the fall term. School picture dates:Elementary: October 11Intermediate: October 12Middle School: October 13High School:...

New Playground Equipment at Norris Elementary

Tuesday, September 6, 2016 was the unveiling of the newest playground equipment at Norris Elementary.  The Elementary purchased a “spider web” through the generous funds raised through last year’s PTO Fun Run.  The spider web is an electric gre...

Norris to host Law Enforcement / First Responders Appreciation Breakfast

The Norris School District in partnership with the High School Student Council and Sister Hugs volunteer organization is hosting an appreciation breakfast from 7:30-8:30 AM on Tuesday, August 16th.Our student body, represented by our Student Council leadership...

Back To School Supplies Lists

With less than a month before the start of the 2016-17 school year, parents can find the updated supplies lists, developed and published by building and grade level on the Norris website at the following:Elementary  http://www.norris160.org/elementar...

Mimios at Norris Elementary

Norris Elementary School is excited to announce the addition of a Mimio in each PK-2 classroom throughout the 2016-17 school year.  Mimios are roughly the size of a ruler and attach to an existing classroom whiteboard. The whiteboard then becomes an inter...

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