September 2021 Award of Excellence Winner

The the winner is....

2021 Red Ribbon Run


When: Saturday, October 2nd, 2021
Where: Skyview Park, East Side (number pick up is on the stage)
Distance: 1 mile Run/Walk for K-7th Grade (must be 12 and under)
Start Time: 8:30 a.m. Packet Pickup, 9:30 a.m. 1-mile Run/Walk Begins
Entry Fee: The 1-mile Run/Walk is sponsored…

August 2021 Success Pin Recipients

NPS ESSER III Use of Funds Plan

Elementary and Secondary School Emergency Relief III (ESSER III) funds are being provided under the American Rescue Plan (ARP) Act of 2021, Public Law 117-2, enacted on March 11, 2021. The purpose of ESSER III is to address the impact of the coronavirus pandemic on students by combating learning losses, supporting social-emotional needs and ensuring a safe return to the school environment for students.…

Girls Wrestling New Addition to NPS Activities

On August 26, 2021, the Norfolk Public Schools Board of Education met for their second monthly board meeting. At the meeting the board discussed the addition of Girls Wrestling and following discussion voted to approve the pilot program for the school year. The Norfolk Girls Wrestling team will be sanctioned by the NSAA to compete during the 2021-2022 winter season. This change will not affect the…

School Meals at No Charge for All Students

Effective for School Year 2021-22, Norfolk Public Schools will serve meals at no charge to enrolled students. The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) has approved use of the Seamless Summer Option (SSO), which allows local school districts to provide no-cost meals to all enrolled students for the duration of the school year. Families always have the option of eating breakfast at home and bringing…

School Supply Lists

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Back To School, Open House, & School Photo Schedules

Norfolk Public Schools -  Back To School 2021-2022

*Dates/Times/Details subject to change*

Little Panthers Preschool, 2500 W. Norfolk Ave.,  402-644-2501

  • Home Visits: August 12-17 (teachers will contact families to set up a visit)
  • First…

AFS Graduation Ceremony Planned for June 24

The Alternatives for Success (AFS) graduation ceremony will be held at the Johnny Carson Field north of Norfolk Senior High on Thursday, June 24, 2021. The ceremony is set to begin at 6:00 p.m. **UPDATE: The AFS graduation is being moved indoors due to the impending weather. The ceremony will now be held at the Johnny Carson Theatre. 

The AFS program is part of the Norfolk Senior High School…

Draft Safe Return to In-Person Instruction Plan & Survey Available

The Norfolk Public Schools’ COVID-19 Return to School Committee developed our initial COVID-19 safety protocols during the summer of 2020. This plan allowed us to successfully return to in-person learning and remain in-person throughout the 2020-2021 school year. This current plan was updated in June of 2021 for the 2021-2022 school year, based upon new guidance from the Center for Disease Control…