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.

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...

Foundation Annual Golf Tournament raises thousands for Norris students

The Norris Foundation golf tournament held June 29th at Yankee Hill Country Club in Lincoln was a huge success again this year. The Foundation annually sponsors a golf tournament with proceeds going to support the Norris Education Foundation’s programs, incl...

District Administers 2015 Technology Surveys for Tech Planning

The Norris school district is administering a spring technology survey. Students, parents – one per household – and teachers have been administered alternate forms of this survey. The spring, 2015 survey is a needs assessment designed to assist the distric...

Morrison named Norris Intermediate School Principal

Kris Morrison has been selected as the next principal of Norris Intermediate School.Morrison is a longtime Lincoln Public Schools educator who began her teaching career as a special education teacher in 1996. For the last seven years, she has been the Special...

Norris TeamMates attend Husker spring game and hold 'Spring Celebration'

Spring GameNorris TeamMates attended The Nebraska Spring game with 8 mentees and 14 mentors.  A special thanks to Norris for providing he bus as well at Betty Hruska for driving.  The group arrived at the Haymarket baseball field and was treated to a...

Talkin' Turf: District hosts walkthrough for prospective field builders

Thursday, March 26 the Norris District hosted a pre-bid walkthrough meeting for prospective field builders. The group convened in the Norris Board room for introductions and included numerous prominent, experienced field builders from the Lincoln and surroundi...

Projected Last Student Day: Wednesday, May 20

May 20 is the tentative last student day for the school year for the Norris School District. This will be a full student day.The projected last student day of May 20 remains conditional and could be pushed back to May 21 if the district is forced to...

Norris to host 'Twitter Night for Parents' on March 3rd

The Norris High School Library is hosting a Twitter night for parents on March 3, in the high school library. This interactive session will focus on the social media platform Twitter, its uses, terminology associated with Twitter, as well as an overview o...

Sheriff's Department Releases Statement on Hickman Vehicle Observed Near Bus Drop-off

The district received reports from concerned parents regarding a potentially suspicious vehicle near a Hickman bus stop. The district Transportation department was apprised and Norris notified law enforcement to enlist their assistance investiga...

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