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 Receives Governor's Wellness Award

Norris Public School is the recipient of the Governor's Wellness Award at the WorkWell Awards Banquet, Wednesday, October 16, 2013. The banquet was at the Cornhusker Marriott Hotel in Lincoln. Norris School District received the Sowers award for a company whic...

Distinguished India Delegation of Educators visits Norris Campus

In cooperation with the University of Nebraska – Lincoln’s college of Education and Human Sciences, the Norris District served as a host campus for four visiting distinguished educators from India who are in the United States for a week to learn about teac...

Save the Date, October 26th-Norris Craft Fair

Plan to attend the 26th Annual Norris Craft Fair on October 26, from 9am to 4 pm.  Admission is FREE, and it’s located in the Norris High School.Decorate for the seasons with new, creative crafts and home furnishings. There's no shortage...

Nebraska Astronaut Clayton Anderson to Keynote November 22 Norris Foundation Banquet

Clayton Anderson AKA “Nebraska’s Astronaut” will be the after-dinner speaker at this year's Titans Banquet Friday, November 22nd sponsored by the Norris Education Foundation and hosted at Yankee Hill Country Club in Lincoln.  Tickets for t...

Calling all Crafters! Registration due October 1st for the 26th Annual Craft Fair

Registration due October 1st!Registration now for the 26th Annual Craft Fair on Saturday, October 26th, 2013 at Norris High School!  The hours are 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. Set-up time will be Saturday morning from 6:...

Celebration! Norris recommended for AdvancED District Accreditation

The Norris District has completed its inaugural district-level accreditation review, moving from building-by-building accreditation to the more rigorous and systematic expectations of district-level, systems accreditation.  The AdvancED organization is a...

Norris District to Host AdvancED Accreditation Review September 15th-18th

The Norris District is hosting its first ever District Accreditation review beginning Sunday evening, September 15th and concluding on the afternoon of Wednesday, September 18th at 4 pm with a public Board meeting in the auditorium to receive the informal exit...

Norris a Winner in Wellness; Recognized by Governor

The Norris District was featured this week as one of the Governor's 2013 Wellness Award recipients. Norris was one of just 9 districts out of nearly 250 in the state to receive the honor this year. Norris was a winner in the Sower's Division, and classified as...

Norris ACT Results Continue to Surpass Nebraska & National averages

Norris high school seniors continue to beat their state and national peers on performance on the ACT. The ACT is the most widely used college entrance exam for students in this region of the country and a primary measuring stick of college readiness. The resul...

District kicks off Titans' Facilities Fund Drive

The Norris District held a press conference this morning to showcase its plan for nearly $2 million in campus improvements focused on athletics facilities. A lead donation of $30,0000 was presented by Norris Athletic Boosters officers Jim Kruger and Dave...

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