Board of Education vacancy application

Notice is hereby given that a vacancy exists on the Board of Education of Norris School District #160 as a result of the death of Patty Bentzinger. In accordance with state law, the Board will begin the process of appointing an individual to complete the remainder of Mrs. Bentzinger’s term on the board. The length of the unexpired term is for the same length of time as Ms. Bentzinger would have served on the Board of Education. Interested Applicants must live in Ward 2 to be appointed for the open seat.

Applications can be obtained by emailing or at the Norris School District Administration Office and will be accepted by email ( until noon on February 6. If you have any questions please contact Dr. Brian Maschmann, Superintendent at 402-791-0007

Now Hiring Kitchen Staff

Taher, Inc at Norris School District is now hiring for the kitchen.  30 hours a week.  Please reach out to to inquire further.



Funds currently managed by the board of directors include:

General Operating Fund
Money for the general operation of the Foundation including printing fees, postage, etc.

E.C. Beck Fund
Money contributed by the family of E.C. Beck to purchase books, materials, and equipment for the high school library

Scott Martin Scholarship Fund
Memorial scholarship fund established by the family of Scott Martin for boys and girls who participated in athletics and who desire to pursue education beyond high school.

Board of Directors Scholarship Fund
Scholarship fund established for graduating boy and girl each year to pursue college education.

Norris PTO Scholarship
Scholarship established by the elementary school PTO for a Norris graduate planning to pursue a degree in education and who spent at least three years in Norris Elementary School.

Helmer Wunnibald Scholarship
Memorial scholarship established to honor a Norris student who has participated in the VICA program at Norris and who plans to attend a vocational or trade school

Ed Baker Scholarship
Memorial scholarship established by the family of Ed Baker to be awarded annually to a Norris graduate planning to pursue higher education in English or related field.