Now hiring Special Education Substitute Paras

Norris School District is now hiring 1:1 special education substitute paraprofessionals.  Positions will be working with students in grades K-12 who have developmental disabilities. Hours will follow the student hours and school schedule.  If interested please apply in person at the Superintendent's Office

District News

District News

Below you will find news stories related to the District level. You can find news specific to High School, Middle School, Intermediate School and Elementary School under the corresponding sections of the website.

Norris Board Member Honored by School Boards Association

The Nebraska Association of School Boards (NASB), Board of Directors and staff, recognized Norris Board Vice President Larry Grosshans as a 2016 Award of Achievement recipient during the Nebraska City Region Meeting on Wednesday, October 5, 2016.NASB is a priv...

Norris PTO Craft Fair

10/15/2016 - 9:00am
Join the Norris Elementary PTO and over 150 of our crafting friends at the 29th Annual Craft Fair on Saturday, October 1...

Norris School Picture Dates Announced for 2016

LifeTouch will provide comprehensive professional school portraiture services for all students with parent purchase options, offered in the fall term. School picture dates:Elementary: October 11Intermediate: October 12Middle School: October 13High School:...

School Safety Note to Norris Families for October 5

Dear Norris Students and Parents:You may have read or heard about recent national stories - mostly fueled by mock accounts on social media - regarding people dressed in clown costumes.  A recent Journal Star article profiled this locally.  More recen...

Norris Superintendent Invited by Pew Charitable Trusts For Safe & Healthful Kids Event

From September 11-13, Norris School District Superintendent Dr. John Skretta attended a national convening in St. Louis at the invitation of the Pew Charitable Trusts on the opportunities and challenges facing school nutrition in rural America. The m...

Propelr Card Fundraiser for Classroom Grants Debuts at Norris

The Norris School District has a new fall fundraiser underway to support creative and innovative classroom grant projects through the “SEED” Grant program of the Norris Education Foundation.What it is: The program is called Propelr and is a cash back progr...

Norris Foundation Awards SEED grants to teachers

Four SEED grant applications written by teachers to support innovative classroom instruction were awarded by the Norris Foundation at its September meeting. The grant awardees for this round of SEED funding are: Cindy Braun (Elementary teacher): $153 Amaz...

Statewide test scores released: Norris well above Nebraska averages

Norris Public Schools students scored well above the state averages at several grade levels on the Nebraska State Accountability (NeSA) assessments they took during the spring of the 2015-16 school year.  The test was administered in Nebraska public schoo...

First State Bank provides Norris staff luncheon

Over twenty First State Bank employees volunteered their time on the Norris campus on Monday, August 15 to serve lunch to Norris faculty and staff on the Norris team's professional development day. The First State employees provided sandwiches, bottled water,...

Norris to host Law Enforcement / First Responders Appreciation Breakfast

The Norris School District in partnership with the High School Student Council and Sister Hugs volunteer organization is hosting an appreciation breakfast from 7:30-8:30 AM on Tuesday, August 16th.Our student body, represented by our Student Council leadership...

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