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.

Husker Sportswriter & Sideline Reporter Sean Callahan to Headline Norris Foundation Banquet

Husker football expert commentator and recruiting analyst Sean Callahan, one of our state’s most renowned college football media personalities, will serve as the keynote speaker at this year’s Norris Education Foundation event. The annual banquet honoring...

Congressman Fortenberry visits Norris

Nebraska Congressional House Representative Jeff Fortenberry  visited the Norris campus on Tuesday, October 13th in celebration of Farm To School month and to take the opportunity to address Norris high school social studies classes about the virtues of p...

Track Resurfacing Complete, Turf Field back in play!

The Titans Stadium project is complete after numerous delays occurred in the track resurfacing element of the turf and track project.  The project - including installation of a turf field and a track resurfacing - began in May and the turf field portion w...

Foundation Donates Thousands for Norris Teachers' Innovative Classroom Projects

The Norris Education Foundation has taken action to provide Norris teachers with thousands of dollars in support to purchase equipment and learning software to enhance their classrooms. The Foundation acted on numerous SEED grant applications submitted by Norr...

100 Day Fitness Challenge for Norris Community

 100 days of total access to the facility (boot camp, fitness classes, weight and cardio rooms, and NUTRITIONISTS!) for $100Complete 70 workouts over the 100 daysSunday workouts count as doubleWalk/Run 26.2 miles over the 100 daysCentu...

Norris NeSA Results Exceed State Performance Averages: Multiple Grades Over 90% Proficient

The 2014/2015 Reading, Math, Science and Writing  (Nebraska State Accountability) NeSA test results for Norris Public Schools are now available.These tests are one-time, drop-in checks of student performance on state standards. It is important to note tha...

Norris ACT Scores Tops Among 5 Year Trend, Far Outpacing State & National Comparison Groups

44% of the Norris seniors in the Class of 2015 met all college readiness benchmarks in the ACT national college entrance examination, a full 15% over the state average.The largest number of seniors since 2012 took the ACT as 2015 seniors, with 132 testing. Tho...

Baseball field development meeting well-attended by patrons, parents

The Norris District held a public meeting in the auditorium on August 24. The stated purpose was, in the words of Superintendent Dr. Skretta, to “help the amazing Norris Titans baseball team build a baseball diamond here on our home campus!” The meeting wa...

Income Eligibility Guidelines Announced by State

The Nutrition Services office of the state of Nebraska has announced the Income Eligibility Guidelines for free and reduced price meals for persons unable to pay the full price of meals served under the National School Lunch and Breakfast programs.Application...

First Day of School August 18 & other important calendar reminders for 2015-16

Here are some at-a-glance calendar reminders for the upcoming new school year for our Norris students and parents:The first day of school for students will be Tuesday, August 18th.Open House:August 13:Elementary 6 PMIntermediate 5 PMMiddle School 6 PMAugust 17...

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