Board of Education vacancy application

Notice is hereby given that a vacancy exists on the Board of Education of Norris School District #160 as a result of the death of Patty Bentzinger. In accordance with state law, the Board will begin the process of appointing an individual to complete the remainder of Mrs. Bentzinger’s term on the board. The length of the unexpired term is for the same length of time as Ms. Bentzinger would have served on the Board of Education. Interested Applicants must live in Ward 2 to be appointed for the open seat.

Applications can be obtained by emailing or at the Norris School District Administration Office and will be accepted by email ( until noon on February 6. If you have any questions please contact Dr. Brian Maschmann, Superintendent at 402-791-0007

HS Bulletin




Josten’s Ring Orders - Lunch - HS Concession Stand

Sound of Music - Auditorium - 7:00 p.m. (buy online or purchase at door)

JV-V Softball @ Fairbury - 5:00/6:30

EMC Girls Golf Tournament @ Elkhorn - 9:00 a.m.


Tickets for the high school musical,The Sound of Music are on sale!  They are only $10.  You can purchase at the door or buy online -  use the QR code on the posters around the school or visit the following website:


Interested in joining the Norris Trap Team?

Coaches will be holding an informational & sign up meeting on Tuesday, September 27, 2022 at 6:30 p.m. at the Norris Middle School Commons area.  Any students in grades 6 through 12 who are interested in joining the Trap Team, come and find out more. Students and parents should attend.   Questions? Email Coach Helmink at


Wrestling Meeting:  There will be an informational Wrestling meeting on Thursday, Sept. 29th during IAP in the Wrestling room which is located in the North gym for all boys and girls wanting to learn more.  If you can't make the meeting email Coach Duran at


Seniors:  You are reminded to fill out the google form with your height and weight for your cap and gown for graduation.   Also, if you did not get the order packet from Josten’s with the graduation products, please stop by the high school office.  Orders must be placed online by Friday, October 21st.


The Norris Cheer team is hosting a Color Run on October 1st at 9am to kick off Homecoming Week. Fee per runner= $10 or ($30 for families of 4+) Registration Form Link(there will also be some available in the HS and MS offices) 


National Honor Society Application Open Now 

What: Apply to National Honor Society 

Who: Juniors and Seniors with a 3.5 GPA or higher, information was sent to you via email

When: Student Activity Forms due Friday, September 30th, by 4:00 p.m. to Mrs. Thomas

Where: Forms can be found on the Norris160 website, on the Counseling Center website, and linked HERE

Questions: talk to Mrs. Thomas or a current NHS member 



Tuesday, September 27, 2022