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Jefferson Hour of Code at Daycos

Third and fourth grade students from Jefferson visited Daycos in December to learn about coding in the real world. Jefferson has participated in an Hour of Code for the last three years. Each year in December, all students at Jefferson get the opportunity to code for at least one hour. Students have used problem solving,…


Jefferson Elementary in the Spotlight - 'Focus on Students'

Jefferson Elementary School is rethinking how recess is done this year.  Our goals have been to create more play opportunities, decrease behavior problems, increase responsibility, and promote lifetime wellness. We feel we are meeting these goals!

At recess, there have been fewer discipline referrals and fewer visits to the school nurse.  We have added a sandbox, 4 square, hopscotch, an…


Thank You for Your Service!

Veteran's Day 2017


Aftershock

Aftershock provides after school and summer programming for 5th through 8th grade students throughout the school district.


#Apply2College Day a huge success!

Norfolk High School hosted #Apply2College Day on Thursday morning, October 26.  The NHS Guidance Office organized the event as part of an initiative to encourage high school students to develop college and career readiness skills.  Representatives from more than a dozen colleges and universities were present in the High School gym, eager to answer questions.  Students…


Kim Erickson Receives Award

Pictured (L to R): Jenni Benson, NSEA President; Mrs. Kimberly Erickson, Norfolk Middle School; Stephanie Whitmore, California Casualty; and Mr. Chuck Hughes, Norfolk Middle School.

 

Mrs. Kimberly Erickson, Band and Orchestra Teacher at Norfolk Middle School, was honored Friday
9/28 at a school…


Norfolk High School in the Spotlight - 'Focus on Students' October 2017

On September 14, we sent 32 students and 3 Career Academy teachers to Grand Island to attend Husker Harvest Days.  This was the first time we expanded this opportunity to Career Academy students outside of our Agriculture Academies.  A large variety of careers and professions can be found under the Agriculture umbrella, which is why we chose to include other academy students. Three of these students…


September 2017

Nominate someone for a Success Pin


Success Pin Information

Norfolk Public Schools has many outstanding staff members who are dedicated to our students’ success, yet rarely receive the thanks that they deserve.  Please help us thank these classroom teachers, bus drivers, secretaries, paras, principals, nurses, cooks, and custodians by nominating one of them for a Success Pin. 

Success Pins can be given by anyone (a colleague, student, parent or community…


School Board Members Receive Award of Achievement.

Three NPS School Board Members Recognized by the Nebraska Association of School Boards.

The Nebraska Association of School Boards (NASB) proudly recognized the 2017 Award of Achievement recipients during the Norfolk Regional Meeting on Wednesday, September 20, 2017.