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Apply2College Event 

On October 21st, the Norfolk High School Guidance Department held an event for seniors called “Apply2College.”  College representatives and guidance counselors assisted seniors with applications for admission to college from 8:00 - 11:00 a.m. 

A total of 79 students participated throughout the day. At the event students had the opportunity to apply for admission to college, create a Parchment…


New Food Service Director Announced

Norfolk Public School District is pleased to announce that TJ Feyerherm has joined the district’s lunch program team as the new Director of Food Service.

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NPS Student Commended in National Merit Scholarship Program

Dr. Derek Ippensen of Norfolk Senior High School announced today that Maddox Weckerle-Dietz has been named a Commended Student in the 2022 National Merit Scholarship Program. A Letter of Commendation from the school and National Merit Scholarship Corporation (NMSC®), which conducts the program, will be presented by the principal to this scholastically talented senior.


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NPS Teacher Recipient of Dale E. Black Award

Lukas Ziemba, English Language Arts Teacher and Head Speech Coach for the Norfolk Senior High School, was the recipient of the Dale E. Black Outstanding Young Teacher Award at the Nebraska Speech Communication and Theatre Association (NSCTA) convention. This award is given for such traits as enthusiasm for work, scholarly integrity, knowledge of subject matter, innovation, ability to motivate and…


Officials Appreciation Week

September 27th through October 2nd is NSAA Officials Appreciation Week. Every year, in preparation for the season, these individuals attend clinics, participate in rules meetings, and take tests. During the season these dedicated men and women take time away from their personal schedules and families to provide opportunities for the thousands of student-athletes that participate in NSAA Activities. 

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Deaf Awareness Month

September is Deaf Awareness Month, a time to celebrate the rich cultural history of the Deaf and Hard of Hearing Community and continue the work of advocating for the rights of Deaf people everywhere. 

“Deaf Awareness Month is important because it allows both Deaf and Hearing allies to come to celebrate the diversity of Deaf Culture, which is rich in history, language, and traditions,” said…


September 2021 Award of Excellence Winner

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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.…