Middle School Bulletin


Monday, February 4th

Congrats to Coaches Gushard and Halvorsen and the 7th grade A and B girls BB teams for wins over Elkhorn Grandview Thursday night  Today the 7th & 8th grade BB teams take on Elkhorn Valley View. Please dismiss the 7th grade players at 1:52. Good Luck to both teams.

Congratulations to our Science Quiz Bowl Teams that competed at Wayne State University this weekend.  Team A - Grayson Palermo, Eli Schuerman, Pete Wasser, Grace Kohler, and Samantha Shelsta ended up 6th out of 40 teams.  Team B- Breena Potter, Haiely Steffen, Tanner Yorges, Autumn Weaver, and Justin Severson competed strong and went 1-1-1 ther Round Robin Division!  

8th GRADE STUDENTS - Please check you email message from Mrs. Leininger about your Career Day!  Your ideas are needed, please email Mrs. Leininger with your suggestions for Career Day panelists.

6th and 7th GRADE GIRLS - Please check your email message from Mrs. Leininger about another BFF (Be a Friend First)  class. If you have not attended the previous classes, email Mrs. Leininger to let her know you would like to be in a class this semester.  If we have enough interest, the class will be offered. Don’t wait, let Mrs. Leininger know this week that you want to join the class!

INSTAGRAM meeting for those interested in helping to post on our account will be during LITT on Monday in Mr. Cullison’s room.  

Tennis team apparel, see link below.  Orders will close on Feb 22 and will be delivered around March 13.  


Norris Soccer T-Shirt order forms are now available in the middle school office.

HAL students - Bring in your 2nd semester registration for classes or email Mrs. Free mary.free@nsdtitans.org or Ms. Hutzler jennifer.hutzler@nsdtitans.org .

Show Choir auditions for next year are March 6.  You do not have to be in choir this year to audition for next year.  It is always fun to discover new talent!! See Mr Hansmeyer ASAP if you are interested, but not currently in choir.  

Mrs. Andre’s HAL bookclub will NOT meet tomorrow, Feb 5.  (the book fair is being delivered)

Norris Middle School will participate in the Sock Drive again this February. This will be our 3rd Year participating in the event and we hope to raise the same amount (almost 2,000 pairs) if not more socks, again this year!

We will set the same goals for each grade level at 600, with a school goal of 1,800

2018 Totals

  1. 6th-Grade Rocked it by bringing in 803 pairs of socks.

  2. 7th-Grade brought in 688 pairs

  3. 8th-Grade brought in 448.

We exceeded the school goal of 1,800 pairs of socks but fell just short of 2,000 pairs.



Last chance to enroll on the Eastern Seaboard Trip to Boston, New York City, Philadelphia, and Washington DC in June!  All travelers need to be enrolled before Feb. 1. Please see Mrs. Free for more details, or email Mrs. Burbach at rhonda.burbach@gmail.com.

If you have been bullied, or witness another student being bullied, report this immediately to Mrs. Leininger, Mr. Rice, Mr. Bade or one of your teachers. #BeKind.

Activity Passes are available to purchase: $30 (if not playing a sport at Norris)

HAL Menu for this week: Crochet, Coding and Genius Hour Projects


7th Grade Students lining up for lunch first. ANYONE with the last name beginning with A-D. Remember to SIT down at tables and wait to be dismissed. We appreciate your compliance with this expectation to ensure all get lunch in a timely manner.


Grab n’ Go:  Pancake on a Stick

Classic Cafe:  French Toast Sticks, Hash browns, Sausage Patty

Diner:  Hamburger or Corn Dog

Grab and Go:  Harvest Chicken Salad, Turkey BLT Wrap

Monday, February 4, 2019