January 18, 2019

There will be flyers by the front office with information regarding WyldLife! Broomball will be Tuesday Jan. 22nd @ 7:07 pm in the Lower Gym.

Students if you are not feeling well you need to go to the nurses office. You may call your parents from the nurses office. Please do not call or text your parents before you see the nurse.

Cold weather is back!! Start wearing coats to school :)

REMINDER!!! No School on Monday,January 21st!

Reminder...if a student is carrying a water bottle, it needs to be clear.
The only bags to be carried are small sling bags to carry chromebooks.  Only chromebooks should be in the bag.
Reminder...earbuds should not be worn in the hallway.  It is for safety reasons.

There is information by the front office regarding Northeast Nebraska Fastpitch Softball Clinic. February 2nd and 9th. Pick up a form with information.

The 8th grade GBB in Pierce on Jan. 22nd has been canceled. Our 7th Grade team will travel to Pierce and play a full A game and two quarters of B action.

Media day for GBB will be next Friday, January 18th right after school. Make sure you have a form filled out and money!

The Norfolk Girls 7th Grade Basketball Team opened their season with a pair of games at home against Sgt. Bluff Lutton.  In the “A” game Norfolk used good pressure defense and outside shooting to win 39-9.  Norfolk was led by Payton Schnoor 13 points and 5 steals. Other scorers were Raina Andreasen with 9 pts, Brylee Severance 8, Brooklyn Beckman and Sierra Rader 3 pts each, Braydi Kruse 2 and Miley Wichman 1 pt. Sierra Rader was the leading rebounder with 5 pts.
Norfolk                  15    6    13    3    39
Sgt. BLuff Lutton    6     0     3     0    9
In the “B” Game Norfolk lost 19-6.
Scoring for Norfolk were led Daydree Yracheta Taylor, Kali Mangelson and Lala Harlan with 2 pts each.  Daydree Yracheta Taylor was the leading rebounder with 4.

The 8th grade girls opened their season last night at home against Sergeant-Bluff-Luton.
B Game Final
Norfolk 4 -  0 -  5 - 4 = 13
S-B-L 0 -  7 -  0 - 10 = 17   Trover led all scorers- 10 pts in B game, 13 pts in A game
Panthers scoring in the game:  
Cameryn Skiff 4, Tessa Gall 3, Abby Ruda, Kyla Robinson, & Torrance Tso all scored 2 pts.
A Game Final
Norfolk  7 -  5 -  2 - 2 = 16
S-B-L 16 -  9 - 4 -  8 = 37
Panthers scoring in the game:  
Cameryn Skiff 7 pts, Tessa Gall 7 pts, Kyla Robinson 2 pts
Thanks to all of the students and parents who were at the games cheering for the Panthers!

Week of January 14-18:

Commotion - noun - loud, confused movements

Synonyms- disturbance, bustle, clatter

Antonyms- silence, steady, harmony

When the deer crossed the interstate, some commotion occurred during the six car pile up.

Headway - noun - progress toward a goal or destination

Synonyms- advancement, progress, improvement

Antonyms- recession, regress, retreat

The dance team members made headway towards their fundraising goal of $20,000 for the National Dance Competition in Florida next summer.