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.

Camp Invention back this summer at Norris Elementary

Camp Invention back this summer at Norris Elementary

Thursday, January 28, 2010

INVENTORS WANTED!   Camp Invention® will be back at Norris Elementary School again this summer!  We are looking for new inventors as well as returning veterans.  We have 5 new classes that will stretch your creativity and empower your mind!  Power’d™ -  Learn about alternative sources of energy and build your own robotic pet.Hatched™ - Help rebuild a virtual world and become an entrepreneur in the avatar marketplace.SMArt: Science, Math & Art™ -  Discover exciting and fun math concepts such as tessalations and fractals.I Can Invent III™ - Take apart a broken machine and see what’s inside. Younger children will create fantasy inventions, while older groups will work on a team Rube Goldberg challenge that creates a "mini-explosion".Global Games™ - Explore games from ancient cultures from around the world and create your own modern versions to play!This national, non-profit science and creativity enrichment program is offered by Norris Public Schools in collaboration with the National Inventors Hall of Fame Foundation® and the United States Patent and Trademark Office.Camp will be held on June 21st – 25th  from 9:00 am to 3:30 pm. It will be presented by local teachers for girls and boys currently in grades K-5.  The camp director is Missy Wesch ( more information or to register, visit the local website ( or visit the national website ( or call 1-800-968-4332.