Middle School News

Middle School News

Students qualify for National History Bee

The Norris History Bee team traveled to Omaha on March 31 to participate in the National History Bee Regional competition.  Students competed with other regional qualifiers in their grade levels. Four students qualified for the National Competition in Chi...

Norris Special Olympics team wins state basketball

The Special Olympics State Basketball Tournament was held on Saturday, April 2nd at Lincoln North Star High School.  The Norris Titans’ Skills Team and 3 on 3 Team performed well, taking home Gold and Silver Medals.The Titan Skills Team, consisting of A...

Eighth graders enjoy career day

The 3rd Annual 8th Grade Career Day was held on Wednesday, March 16 at Norris Middle School.  Forty individuals served as panelists, representing forty jobs related to the following eight career clusters:Agriculture & Natural ResourcesCommunication &a...

February Terrific Titans

Each month Terrific Titans are selected by their teachers for making responsible and respectful choices.  This month's 8th grade includes: Rowan Olmer, Ashton Hausmann, Emmett Mitchell, Alyssa Suarez, Hannah Ellerbrake, Molly Vanderhamm. &n...

MS Science Bowl Team Competes in State Tournament

Congratulations to the MS Science Quiz Bowl Teams for their impressive performance at the State Tournament held at Wayne State College on Saturday.Charlotte Schuerman, Sean Kile, Grace VanCott, and Samantha Palermo were runner-up at the State Tournament, placi...

Mark your calendars! Social media expert & lawyer Karen Haase to address students, parents March 15

A special engagement on Social Media and Digital Citizenship is occurring on March 15 in the Norris School District, with the district hosting legal expert and social media maven Karen Haase as she addresses secondary students during the day and hosts parents...

December Terrific Titans

Each month Terrific Titans are selected by their teachers for making responsible and respectful choices.  This months 8th grades include: Riley Hestermann, Jerica Geerman, Shea Spaulding, Josh Ronnau, Mason Edwards, Reagan Hestermann, ...

Norris MS Library sponsoring a "One Book One Norris"

The Norris Middle School Library is sponsoring a "One Book One Norris" next semester. We have chosen the award winning book "Wonder" by R.J. Palacio. The library has 40 copies to checkout and we encourage you to read this amazing book with your child. If you m...

Students Recognized for Perfect NeSA Scores

Sixty-five middle school students were recognized for their academic achievement at a school assembly on Tuesday, November 24.  Students were recognized for earning perfect scores on their 2015 Nebraska State Assessments (NeSA) taken last spring.  El...

Deputies making a difference daily in Norris Schools, through SRO program and more

The Lancaster County Sheriff’s office has initiated a new outreach effort “Lunch with a Deputy” to assist in building relationships with students and strengthening their knowledge of the work conducted by our local sheriff’s deputies. Deputies who are...

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