HS Bulletin

NORRIS HIGH SCHOOL DAILY BULLETIN - November 15, 2019

                                   


TODAY’S ACTIVITIES:


Saturday’s Activities:

Speech Team @ Pius X/Lincoln East Speech Invite


All 9th grade boys interested in playing basketball need to attend the first Tryout Day on Monday, Nov. 18th, starting at 6:30 a.m. in the HS South Gym. Plan to shower and have a change of clothes for school after the tryouts.


Juniors: Interested in business?  Consider attending UNL's DREAMBIG Academy (July 26-30, 2020).  Must have a GPA of 2.5 or higher, have an interest in Business, and meet one of the following criteria (first generation college student, underrepresented identity, meet federal guidelines for low-income status or qualify for free or reduced lunch).  Applications due March 15th. See email from Mrs. Moser for more specific information. 


ACE Scholarships:  please note that the spring ACE scholarships are now open for anyone who qualifies (free/reduced lunch at Norris, receiving federal SSI benefits, other extreme hardship) and is taking a spring dual credit course (ALL YEAR COURSE/CONSIDERED SPRING COURSE THROUGH SCC: AP Stats, Calculus, College Algebra, SECOND SEMESTER COURSES: Modern Lit, Adv Comp, Intro to Comp, Intro to LIt.  See Mrs. Moser for assistance in applying. Act now, as funds are first come first serve.  


Broadcast and Video Production - Are you interested in sports, using video equipment and computers? Can you imagine yourself working for ESPN or Husker Vision someday?  We are looking for students to help broadcast sporting events on Youtube and edit game highlights for social media. We need motivated students that can consistently commit time outside of school (athletic events) to be announcers, camera/replay operators, and video editors.  Please see or email Mr. Carlson more information (andrew.carlson@nsdtitans.org).


Girls Basketball apparel: Below is a link for an online website to order Girls Basketball apparel for the upcoming season.  The online store closes on November 18th at 9:00am. https://stores.inksoft.com/norris_school/shop/home

 

ASVAB test (military entrance exam) sign up is here.  Please email Mrs. Moser to register for the ASVAB test, administered here at Norris on Wednesday, November 20 from 9:00-12:00 p.m.  There is no charge for taking this test. Students will receive a test interpretation of their score report and potential career options at a later date.  In your email to Mrs. Moser, please list any military branches you're considering going in to (or none if you are taking the exam for standardized testing practice/career options). 

 

College Visits During IAP: (Sign-up on the guidance bulletin board)

 

 

 

 

 
Friday, November 15, 2019