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

TeamMates are Cool Ice Cream Social kicks off the new school year!

TeamMates are Cool Ice Cream Social kicks off the new school year!

Monday, September 17, 2018

Norris TeamMates kicked off the year with a “TeamMates are Cool Ice Cream Social” held in the Intermediate school lunch room. Over 80 mentors, mentee, board members and family members enjoyed ice cream with all of the toppings including bananas. Norris TeamMates is beginning its 12th year of working with students at Norris.  TeamMates begins the year with 58 matches in grades 4-12 which includes 7 seniors.

TeamMates Mentoring Program is working with over eight thousand students across Nebraska and neighboring states.   TeamMates is a school based one to one mentoring program that provides support and encouragement to school-aged youth.  Norris is always looking for new mentors to make a difference for one child. If you would like more information on how to become a mentor contact Mary Ann at or 402-791-0040 or go directly to and apply.