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.

School Calendar for 2019-20 adopted

School Calendar for 2019-20 adopted

Friday, January 11, 2019

The 2019-20 school year calendar has been reviewed, adopted and approved by the Board of Education. 

The calendar can be viewed at

Calendar notes:

  • 175 student days
  • 12 staff days
  • 187 day contract for teachers 
  • First day of school August 15th (Thur)
  • Final projected student day May 18th 2020
  • Snow days are built into the calendar (unused days will be removed)
  • Open Houses will be August 12th and August 13th with specific schedule to be determined
  • There is no week-long spring break for the 19-20 school year; instead, April 10th and April 13th are vacation days coinciding with the Easter holiday weekend.