MS Bulletin

NORRIS MIDDLE SCHOOL BULLETIN - April 4th, 2014


BOOK FAIR will open for students on Tuesday, April 11th at 8:00 a.m.


If you were out for a sport in middle school … yearbook pictures will be taken TODAY during LITT in the gym.  Please wear a NORRIS shirt.



Congratulations to the Norris Middle School Math Club as Team A placed fourth at the Brownell-Talbot Math Contest held yesterday in Omaha.

Picking up medals were Tyler Knudsen, Paxton Fax, Kaleb Vogt, Ben Hohensee, and Marcus Kennedy.  Individually Colson Hestermann placed 2nd in the 7th grade division.  Also competing were Lucas Nelson, Landon Kennedy and Tristan Bade.


Next Friday, April 11th, will be our Spring Party/Dance.  6th graders will have their party from 3:30 - 5:30 p.m.  They will be joined by the 5th graders to be included in this spring event.  7th & 8 graders will have a Dance/Party, with a DJ, from 7-9.  5th/6th Party is Free, and the 7th/8th grade party has an admission of $5 to help with costs of DJ, etc.  More information will be coming next week, including activities, food/drink available. selling of 7th/8th grade admission, and guidelines.  Plan now to attend, and listen for more information early next week.


8th Graders interested in competing for Titan Talkers next year are invited to attend the showcase performances on Tuesday, April 8th in the HS.  Drinks and Desserts are served.  Performances begin at 7:00 p.m.


As of April 19th, there will be NO library checkouts if you have any overdue/lost books.  All checkouts will be limited to TWO books.  May 5-9 Checkouts will be limited to ONE book at a time.  The last day to checkout books will be Friday, May 9.  All books are due Monday, May 12th


MS Softball Camp May 27, 28 & 29 at the Norris Softball Field; Grades 5, 6, 7 and 8 current year.  4-5:30   Pick up your registration form in the MS office.  Registration is due back with payment by May 20th.



8th Grade Boys the 2014 Application for the Nebraska Bison Freshman State Tournament forms are in the MS Office Brochure Holder.  Application deadline is next Tuesday, April 8th.


Norris Titans Baseball Camp - 2014

6th - 7th - 8th- 9th Grade

June 2 - June 4th           10:30 - 12:00 a.m.

Norris High School          $40.00

Pick up a registration form in the MS Office Brochure Holder.


Information Sheets are available in the office for girls, ages 6 - 17 who are interested in participating in Roller Derby.  Sessions will be taught by Nationally sponsored Roller Derby players from lincoln’s No Coast Derby Girls.


Norris Boys Basketball Camp - May 27, 28, 29 & 30.  Registration is due by April 10th.  Pick up your registration form in the Brochure Holder in the MS Office.


Would you like to work in the Lincoln City Libraries this summer?  Volunteer registration for the summer reading program is available in the Norris MS library now.  Sign up begins April 15th.


2014 Norris Football Camp for Grades 6 & 7 (next year’s 7th and 8th graders). Camp dates are May 7, 8 & 9th at 3:45 - 5:45 located on the Norris High School Football Practice Fields.  Pick up a registration in the MS Office Brochure Holder.


Pick up you LINCOLN KIDS Spring quarterly Family Newspaper.  It’s packed full of activities, Camp Issue, Artwork and great articles.


The Right To Be Safe:

Don’t:                                                                                                                 Do:

Spread rumors         Tell the Person(s) who is bullying to stop

Exclude classmates from activities         Tell a trusted adult what is happening

Join in         Be a supportive friend to the person being bullied Cheer on the student who is bullying     Tell the student who is being bullied that it is   

                                                                        NOT his or her fault.                                




Today’s Menu

Baked Potato Bar


Grab ‘n Go:

Frid.:  Muffins w/hard Boiled Egg and Fruit Cup


Bright Lights Classes/Camps are Posted Online for Summer 2014.  Fliers are also available in the office brochure holder.  

Registration begins April 1st at noon.


Friday, April 4, 2014