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 Families Push Facilities Fund Past 100K Mark

Norris parents and patrons last week pushed the Titans facilities fund capital campaign to over $100,000 in cash contributions for the summer and fall 2014 drive.  “It is a tremendous credit to the generosity and commitment of our patrons and parents,...

Open House and Parent-Teacher Conference dates announced

Open House and Parent-Teacher Conference dates for the 2014-15 school year are:Open Houses:Elementary Open House (PK-2nd) - Monday, August 11th - 6:00-7:00 p.m.Intermediate School Open House (3rd-5th) - Monday, August 11th - 6:30 - 8 pmMiddle School...

Norris District to Celebrate 50th with Open House June 28th

The Norris District is celebrating its 50th anniversary with a campus-wide Open House on Saturday, June 28th featuring a free hot dog lunch and displays. Hotdogs will be served up to visitors in the High School multipurpose room (cafeteria) from 11:30 AM - 12:...

Annual Norris Foundation Golf Tournament June 23rd: registration open!

The 11th annual Norris Foundation golf tournament will be held Monday, June 23rd at the beautiful Yankee Hill Country Club in south Lincoln. Contact Kim Brodersen or Linda Lindersmith at 402-791-0000 to sign up today!The four person scramble format costs $500...

Superintendent represents Norris at National Foods Policy Meeting

Norris Superintendent Dr. John Skretta spoke this week as an invited panelist for a national task force sponsored by the American Association of School Administrators to address competitive foods policies in schools, sharing resources and addressing roadblocks...

Dr. Tracy Appointed District Director of Curriculum / Special Education

The Norris District has appointed Dr. Brenda Tracy District Special Education and Curriculum Director beginning July, 2014. The advancement of Dr. Tracy creates a principalship vacancy for Norris Elementary. Applications are currently being received for the gr...

Norris FFA Plant Sales Underway!

The greenhouse is open 3:30-4:30PM May 5-9!  Stop by to check out the plant selections and make a purchase!  Prices are as follows:4-Packs- $2.25 Grasses- $7Geraniums- $7 Large Green Baskets- $30Square Pots- $4 Small Baskets- $23Ho...

Norris District featured in Nebraska Loves Our Public Schools film "The Whole Child"

The Norris School District is featured in the latest film “The Whole Child” from the award-winning team at Nebraska Loves Our Public Schools.  The film premiered this week on NETV.  The introduction to the film notes, “Nebraska schools have tak...

Norris adopts Taher for Food Service Management: services begin 2014-15

The Norris Board of Education unanimously adopted Taher as its Food Service Management provider for 2014-15.  Taher Services feature a food court system that is focused on providing students “exactly what they want” in an efficient and affordable mann...

Annual BIG BAND DANCE just around the corner!

The Norris Music Boosters will host the "BIG BAND DANCE" featuring the Norris Jazz Band on Friday, April 4th from 7:00-10:00 p.m.  Individuals can come early from 6:00-7:00 for free dance lessons.  The dance will be held in the High School&...

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