MS Bulletin


OKLAHOMA, Jr. to be held on Saturday, May 10th at 5:00 and 7:00 in the H.S. Auditorium.  Tickets for each show are $5 and are available for purchase one hour before each show.  We do clear the house between each show to make room for new spectators.  There will be a dessert social at the musical.  Buy a piece of pie or cake or have a brownie or two along with a drink.  The money raised will help the kids going to the National History Bee.


Girls who chose to be in the “Out of my Dreams” song need to go to the HS Auditorium during LITT today.  

Anyone interested in running cross country next fall will have a meeting next week.  Current 8th graders will have their meeting Tuesday, May 13th at 8 am.m in Mr. Allen’s room (W-11) in the HS.  Current 6th & 7th graders will have their meeting Wednesday the 14th at 8 am.m. in Mr. Severson’s room.

Clinton Lowe, Tyler Auman, Nate Wheeler, and Ben Rathjen (History Bee Boys) see Mrs. Burbach during Jump Start today!

STATE BASEBALL T-SHIRTS:  Order forms are available in the office brochure holder.  This is premature but order now with confidence, if we don’t make it you will get refunded.  Orders are due next Monday, May 12th.  Turn orders into the office.

Attention 8th Grade Football Players: (i.e. Incoming Freshmen)

There will be a lunch meeting with Coach Jacobsen next Thursday (15th) in Mr. Murtaugh’s room (404).  If you plan on participating in football next year, please go to the front of the lunch line, get your lunch, and bring it to the meeting.

Boys in grades 5, 6 and 7 interested in participating in basketball camp need to pick up a form in the office.  All forms are due by next Friday, May 16th and Basketball Camp is May 27-30 from 10 - 12:30 a.m.

Ladies, Reminder - Elementary, Intermediate and Middle School Soccer Camp is coming up the 19th, 20th, and 21st of May from 3:45 - 5:30.  Please get registered and have it returned by Friday, May 9th.  If there are any questions, contact Coach Rice or Coach Dornbos.  Return your registrations to your building office.  

Norris Girls Basketball Clinic for Grades 5, 6, 7 will be May 14, 15, 16 from 3:45 - 5:45.  You can pick up registration from Coach Hagerman or the MS Office Brochure Holder.

Any 8th grade tech student who hasn’t picked up their projects, please do so by Wed., May 7th.  I will dispose of any projects left in the Tech Lab after that date. If you have any questions, see Mr. Pedley.

Reminder to all students:  We will be removing your network accounts over the summer, and adding you back to the network.  You will be keeping your same network ID and password, but any files you have on the Z drive will be lost, so we recommend that you make a backup to a flash drive, or into your Google Apps account prior to the start of the summer.  All student Google Accounts will remain in place each year.  You will have access to all Google Apps content 24 x 7 as long as you remain a Norris Student.  Remember, all content is accessible by school personnel when deemed necessary.  Make sure you practice proper digital citizenship and use this account for school purposes only.

All Library 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.

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.

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.

Detasseling - if interested in working on Mr. Rettele’s crew for detasseling this summer - contact him direct or via email which is

Pick up the Spring/Summer Quarterly Family Newspaper LINCOLN KIDS!

One of our very own Norris Students artwork is on the front page, and several more on the inside.  This edition is packed full of summer camps and Activities!

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.

Tomorrow, Tomorrow:  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.

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.                                

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.

Today’s Menu    

Chicken Fajita Wrap or Burrito

Grab ‘n Go:

Thurs. - Mini Loaves w/Hard Boiled Egg & Strawberries

Fri. - Cereal w/Cheddar Cheese Stick & Apple

Thursday, May 8, 2014