Norris Middle School


Friday, January 21th (B Day)

BURRR!!  Just a tad bit Chilling today - Indoor Recess!

The Norris FFA Boosters are hosting a WALKING TACO NIGHT on Friday, January 21st from 530-830pm during the Norris-Bennington basketball games in the middle school commons.  

Science Quiz Bowl, Friday, January 21st, 3:45-5:00 p.m., bring charged chromebook

Student Council will meet during WIN on Friday, January 21st, to count Change Wars jars and tabulate winners. 

Any student interested in being an equipment manager for the Norris Girls Soccer Team, please contact Coach Talero in the High School.

6th Grade Book Club Sign-ups are open! There are just 9 spots available. Meeting Tuesdays at 12PM with lunch in the library. We will be reading 

Winter Wonderland Bookmark Contest in the library.  All entries due Friday January 21.  Winners receive fame, fortune and acclaim.   Also, winning entries will be turned into bookmarks and grand prize winners receive gift cards.

7&8 HAL:  Deputy Brady is here today to discuss fingerprinting and forensic science.


Change Wars! Only two days left! Bring in your change: pennies, nickels, dimes, quarters, and dollar bills! Help your Advisory! The battle is on!

Lost or damaged badges cost $5.00 / Lanyards - $1 / Plastic Sleeve - $1 - Complete Set - $7

Crochet Club January project-winter hat!If you wish to join this project, please make sure to fill out this form so we can have the correct materials for those who need them. See Ms. Schartz for questions We will be meeting every other week starting 1/12.

Yarn:1 larger skein or 2 smaller balls of any weight 4 yarn (ex: Red Heart with Love) in your color of choice

Hook:6.5 mm (size K)


Do you like playing fun board games? Join the Q.G. Club! We meet Mondays after school from 3:30 to 4:30 in Mr. Kranz’s room. Anyone can join!


HAL History Bee -  We’ll be back on 1/11 and take the regional qualifying test on 1/ 18 !!


QUIZ BOWL - Returns next Wednesday! 


Middle School College Savings Scholarship

Students who complete the EducationQuest Middle School College Savings Scholarship activity will be eligible to register for one of five $200 scholarships.

EducationQuest will randomly select one student winner on October 31, December 31, and February 28; two students will be selected on April 30.

To be eligible, a student must:

  • be a U.S. citizen or legal resident

  • be a middle school student attending a Nebraska school

  • complete and mail the scholarship entry form to EducationQuest between September 1 and April 30

EducationQuest will deposit the $200 scholarships into the winners’ NEST 529 College Savings Plan account. Winners who do not have an account will need to set one up.

Click here for official eligibility rule

All Loaner chrome books will need to be returned on February 4, 2022 in order to have devices available for the Science Quiz Bowl, February 5.


Classic Cafe:  Italian Meatball Sub, Roasted Broccoli

Grab & Go:  Chef Salad

Diner:  Cheeseburger or Crispy Chicken Patty

Friday, January 21, 2022