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Summer School Teaching Opportunity

Summer School Teaching Opportunity

If you have a current Nebraska teaching certificate with an endorsement in Government or Social Sciences, are you interested in teaching summer school?

Norfolk Senior High is looking for someone to teach:
Session 1 – May 23-June 14, 2016
Session 2 – June 15-July 7, 2016

To apply please e-mail a letter of interest and résumé to…


Westside Elementary in the 'Spotlight'

"Paint The Teacher" Assembly

The Westside Elementary School 2nd, 3rd and 4th graders recently finished taking the MAP (Measures of Academic Progress) tests. Prior to taking the tests, each student knew their expected growth and had a goal to try to reach. The staff provided the students with an incentive to work hard and reach their goals. For every goal that a student reached, they earned…


Fall Kindergarten Registration 2016

Fall kindergarten registration has begun.  Please pick up the necessary paperwork at your area school as soon as possible.  Not certain which school is your area school?  Please call 402-644-2500 for assistance.


Grant Elementary in the 'Spotlight'!

"Read Across America Dr. Seuss Family Fun Night"

Grant Elementary Students, Staff, and Parents are participating in a "Read Across America Dr. Seuss Family Fun Night" on March 3rd. The evening will be filled with fun activities from 6:30 – 8:00 p.m. These special activities will include a Johnny Carson Presentation by Elkhorn Valley Museum, Dr. Seuss bingo & face painting activities, the…


'Project Problem Solve'

INDULGE YOUR INNER EINSTEIN AT THIS INCREDIBLE S.T.E.M. EVENT!

Norfolk Public Schools has been awarded funds from the Big Red Keno Science & Math Program!  To celebrate, we are inviting you to 'Project Problem Solve' on April 28, 2016, from 5:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m. at the Lincoln Elementary gym located at 310 S. 3rd Street.

We hope to see you there!


Norfolk Middle School in the 'Spotlight'!

"Each month, Norfolk Middle School celebrates character education. A trait is reviewed each month with a video and discussions in each classroom. The month concludes with a special assembly which celebrates the trait with selecting students of the month, special guest presenters, and games."

Click here to see our Photo Gallery for our January assembly!


Weather-related School Closing Information

Norfolk Public Schools uses a telephone communication system to notify families of weather-related school closings. This mass communication system allows us to notify families individually by telephone when school has been canceled due to bad weather.

When school is closed, the system will call the households of all students with…


Norfolk High School in the 'Spotlight'!

New Home and Better Opportunities for AFS!

Norfolk High Schools' Alternatives for Success (AFS) program was established in 1997 and has helped numerous at risk students successfully pursue and obtain their goal of high school graduation.

Today (January 4, 2016), marks a milestone for AFS students, who will attend classes for the first time in their new location. This new location…


Woodland Park in the 'Spotlight'!

The Edgerton Science Center and Nebraska Game and Parks collaborated with teachers at Woodland Park to provide an exciting day of exploration and discovery. Students participated in labs including Slime, Rockets, Trebuchets. Demonstrations included Bubbles, Artic Blast, Sparks, Stopping Time and Good Vibrations. Wildlife was explored through working webs, Bird Beak Buffet and Who "Dung" it.

When…


Construction at Central Office

Due to construction at Central Office located at 512 W. Philip, please use the north (alley) entrance until further notice, thank you!  We apologize for any inconvenience.