Norris Middle School


Thursday, January 27th (A Day)

Tip off for the girls BB teams tonight vs Blair.

8th Grade Girls are here at HOME - 4:15

7th Grade Travels so Please Dismiss them at 1:30 pm

Here are the grade-level winners of the Change Wars!

6th Grade Winner: Mr. Halvorsen's Advisory (Net total of $74.80)

7th Grade Winner: Mr. Maher's Advisory (Net total of $43.74)

8th Grade Winner: Mr. Hakel's Advisory (Net total of $86.33)

Each of these Advisories has won Root Beer Floats for their Advisories.

The Advisory that brought in the most total money is


They brought in a total of $212.17 and won the $50 Advisory Award for highest total contribution.

Thanks to everyone who participated! We raised A LOT of money for TeamMates, the Backpack Program, and PBIS, thanks to all of your hard work.

Congratulations to Remy Bare, Kaden Kunze and Paikea Olmer for winning the bookmark contest.  See Andre Thursday for Prizes

Science Quiz Bowl on Friday after school in room T2, 3:40-5:00 p.m. Bring a charged Chromebook

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 MEETING JANUARY 26TH

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!


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:  Wing Bar

Grab & Go:  Buffalo Chicken Salad, Chicken Caesar Wrap

Pizza:  Cheese or Pepperoni

Thursday, January 27, 2022