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

Norris High School

Norris High School

Norris High School is a Class B, NCA accredited school of over 600 students in grades nine through twelve. Norris High School operates a modified, alternating block schedule with an intensive academic assistance period. Curriculum departments include English, Mathematics, Science, Social Studies, World Language, Industrial Technology, Family and Consumer Science, Business, Vocal and Instrumental Music, Art, Agriculture, Careers Exploration, Special Education, etc. Norris High School offers advanced placement and college credit classes in various subject areas through partnership agreements with Southeast Community College and Nebraska Wesleyan University. In addition, Norris High School includes an extensive co- and extra-curricular program.  Norris High School won the state championship in boys’ golf (spring, 2012), the Sportsmanship Award (girls’ state basketball, 2012), and earned state runner-up distinction in boys’ baseball (spring, 2012). Norris High School is a nationally recognized Healthier Schools Program award winning school from The Alliance For A Healthier Generation and a Fuel Up To Play 60 partner with Midwest Dairy.