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Award Winning Recipe Developed In Norfolk

Lunch will be a little more special on Friday at Norfolk schools, when students will get to try an award-winning dish created by one of their very own “lunch ladies.”

Cindy Nitz, a four-year employee at Norfolk High School, was recently named the winner of Lunchtime Solutions’ annual Staff Chef Award for her tasty recipe entry of Loaded Breakfast Tacos. Lunchtime Solutions operates food…

A Day In The Life Of An Ag Room

(Photo Above: James Cole, Jenna Fisher, and Alivia Gubbels dissect minks during Introduction to Agriculture. The students are learning about muscle identification.)

A random day in February, a pink glow from the hydroponics room lights up the shop windows before the day starts. The day will be full of career pathways focusing on plants, animals, and natural resources with a few…

Preparation Under Way For State Swim Meet

As our winter sports come to an end, and many of our students experience their last practices, meets, games, and state competitions, our swim and dive team is among those who have qualified a handful of swimmers for their state competition this week.

Our swim and dive program has been very successful in qualifying many athletes for the state competition this year. Last week I had the opportunity…

Workstation & Adult Transition

Special Education Teacher, Mrs. Kaup, teaches Workstations to Adult Transition students.  Workstations are essentially jobs that each student is responsible for.  These jobs that each student does within school and out in the community help teach important vocational skills.  This is a wonderful program that helps these students learn necessary skills to hold a job as well as succeed at life in…

NHS Cheerleaders to Host Junior Cheer Camp

NHS Cheerleaders will be holding their annual “Cheer Camp” on Saturday, February 8, 2019 from 8am - 12pm, at the Junior High with a performance of what they learned at 12:00 pm.  All girls in grades Kindergarten – 8th grade are invited to attend.  Cost of the camp is $30.00 per camper (checks payable to Norfolk Senior High).

T-Shirt Size needed by Friday, January…

2020 Winter Royalty

Congratulations to King Dawson Reiman and Queen Kinley Sullivan!

The 2020 Winter Royalty candidates are:

Boys (left to right): Berkly Brummond, Mason Borgman, Dawson Reiman, Tyler Wilson, and Matthew Protzman

Girls (left to right): Kinley Sullivan,…

NHS Cheerleaders of 2019-2020

With the year in full swing, there’s a group of students who commit to an activity all year round, our cheerleaders. You see them at volleyball, football, and basketball games, but that’s not all these ladies do. Among cheering on their peers, they are also the ones who organize the homecoming dance every year and who make many of the signs we have hanging in our school. This year's captains are…

Construction Career Academy Student Build Shed

The 2019 NHS career academy construction class built a 16 x 12 storage shed for Phil Bloom, the father of one of the construction students. It was the perfect size shed for us to build as it entailed many aspects of common construction practices used in today's industry and we were able to complete it in our semester time frame.

Educator's Rising Preschool Party

On Thursday, December 12th, Norfolk Senior High’s Educators Rising group hosted a Winter Wonderland for the Little Panthers Preschool. We were asked to have an assortment of games and activities suitable for preschoolers. Our vice president, Sydney Radar, was in charge of planning this whole thing. In total, we had about twelve activities or games. The event was from 5:30-7:00 and it was a total…

NHS Alumni Wins National Teacher Award

Tom Whisinnand is a proud member of the 1998 Norfolk Senior High graduating class. To show his appreciation he recently toured NHS and announced his intentions to give back in the form of a monetary donation to the new Education Career Academy.

On September 4, 2019, Whisinnand was presented with the first ever National University System-Sanford Teacher Award. The award was announced during…