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.

Leia Rumsey

Leia Rumsey

Intermediate School Librarian & Technology Teacher
leia.rumsey [at]

Leia joined the Norris staff in 2019/20.  She holds an undergraduate degree in 7-12 Language Arts and a graduate degree in Technology and Instruction: School Library.   She is the proud mom of three boys.  Her husband, Ross, teaches Business at Freeman Public Schools. She loves to read, create artwork, and garden.