Notice of School Board Vacancy

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 Larry Grosshans.  In accordance with state law, the Board will begin the process of appointing an individual to complete the remainder of Mr. Grosshans’s term on the board.  

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Mitchell Stine, CMAA

Mitchell Stine, CMAA

High School Assistant Principal & Activities Director
Room Number: 
Main Office
mitchell.stine [at]

Family:  My wife, Laurie, and I are very excited to be joining the Norris Community.  Laurie is a former Kindergarten teacher who now stays at home and also substitute teaches part-time.  We have two children, Kendyll and Garrett who are also excited to be joining the Titan Family.  

Hobbies:  I enjoy attending sporting events and playing golf.  Our kids are involved in a variety of youth activities, which keeps us busy most of the time. 

Professional Experience:

I started my teaching and coaching career at Ralston Middle School in Ralston, Nebraska, a suburb of Omaha, Nebraska.  My first administrative job was at the middle school in Ralston with my first Activities Director position at Waverly High School, a EMC member school colleague of Norris.  I earned my Certified Master Athletic Administrator(CMAA) from the National Interscholastic Athletic Administrator Association in 2015.  


  • I graduated from the University of Nebraska at Kearney with a Bachelor of Arts in Education degree, Social Sciences 7-12 with Political Emphasis.  I also obtaind a 7-12 Coaching Endorsement.
  • I graduated with my Masters of Education in Educational Leadership from Doane University and also my Education Specialists Degree from Doane University.
  • I am currently enrolled in the Doane Doctoral Program.       

 I am honored to serve the Norris community, and look forward to working with our students this year and in the future!