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Attendance/Asistencia: 531-299-2708

Main Office/Oficina Principal: 531-299-2500 
Fax: 531-299-2518

If calling before 7:00 A.M., please dial 531-299-8318.

Si llama antes de las 7:00 am, por favor marque el 531-299-8318.


Honors Night

6th and 7th Grade

Thursday, May 9 at 6:00 (Students need to arrive no later than 5:45)

8th Grade

Thursday, May 16 at 6:00 (Students need to arrive no later than 5:45)


OPS has instituted the first OPS SAFE Schools Hotline to provide an additional layer of support to our students and families.  

 ·      OPS SAFE Schools Hotline  -  (531) 299-SAFE (7233)

·       Free/Anonymous/Available - 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year

·       Callers will speak with a trained Boys Town National Hotline counselor for help with depression, anxiety, suicidal thoughts, substance abuse, bullying, relationship issues, violence or to report a concern.


15 First Day of School for 6th & 7th Graders

16 First Day of School for 8th Graders


3 Labor Day-No School

14 Teacher Prep Day-No School


18 Student Led Conferences

19 End of First Quarter-No School

22 Second Quarter Begins


21 Teacher Prep Day-No School

22-23 Thanksgiving Break


21 Second Quarter Ends

24 First Day of Winter Break

**Winter Break Dec 24-Jan 3**


4 Teacher Prep Day-No School

7 Third Quarter Begins

21 Martin Luther King Day-No School


7 Student Led Conferences

8 Teacher Prep Day-No School

18 President's Day-No School


8 Third Quarter Ends

11-15 Spring Break

18 Fourth Quarter Begins


11 Professional Development-No School

12 Teacher Prep Day-No School


22 Fourth Quarter Ends-Last Day of School


Students' classroom assignments will be included in the back-to-school letter that should arrive at your home a week prior to the start of the new school year. Classes will resume on Wednesday, Aug. 15 at 7:40 a.m. Students may be dropped-off and picked-up on Marinda Street once school resumes.
I would like to take this time to thank you for your patience and understanding throughout the renovation process. if you have any questions or concerns, please do not hesitate to call me (531) 299-2500.
Carrie Mohr, Principal


Las tareas de los estudiantes se incluirán en la carta de regreso a la escuela que debe llegar a su hogar una semana antes del inicio del nuevo año escolar. Las clases se reanudarán el miércoles, 15 de agosto a las 7:40 a.m. Los estudiantes pueden ser dejados y recogidos en la calle Marinda una vez que se reanude la escuela.
Me gustaría aprovechar este momento para agradecerle su paciencia y comprensión durante todo el proceso de renovación. Si tiene alguna pregunta o inquietud, no dude en llamarme al (531) 299-2500.

Dra. Carrie Mohr, Directora
Escuela Secundaria Norris


Breakfast is served in the cafeteria 7:00-7:32
Halls open to lockers 7:32

Block 6th 7th 8th
1/2 Block 7:40-9:12 7:40-9:12 7:40-9:12
Redbird Block 9:16-9:41 9:16-9:41 9:16-9:41
3/4 Block 9:45-11:59
9:45-11:16 9:45-11:16
5/6 Block 12:03-1:30 11:20-1:30
7/8 Block 1:34-3:05 1:34-3:05 1:34-3:05


P.E./Music Schedule

Block 1/2 7:40-8:26 8:26-9:12
Block 3/4 9:45-10:31 10:31-11:16
Block 5/6 11:20-12:10 12:10-1:00
Block 7/8 1:34-2:20 2:20-3:05



George W. Norris

Daily Bulletin

Monday, May 20, 2019

“B” Day


·       Menu for Today: Lunch: Mini Corn Dogs or Hamburger or Cheeseburger on a Bun or Popcorn Chicken Sandwich: Turkey Deli Salad: Diced Egg & American


·       Menu for Tomorrow:  Breakfast: Glazed Raised Donut Lunch: Crispy Chicken Patty on a Bun or Pepperoni Calzone with Pasta Sauce Sandwich: Managers Choice Salad: Baja Chicken


·       Students with activities during Redbird Block are asked to wait until an announcement is made to move to their activities.


·       Teachers please put your recycling in the hall. Today is Green Team collection day!


·       All library books are currently overdue.  Please continue to return your library books so you can avoid a fine.  See Ms. Wakefield with any questions or for help with lost items.


·       All students who turned in a permission slip for the RASA field trip, please report to cafeteria at dismissal. If you are not going on the field trip, please head home!


·       Attention 8th graders going to Fun Plex:  The bus lists are posted in the cafeteria.  Please find your bus before Tuesday.  Students will be released from class by an announcement at 2:15 to report to their buses.  A reminder that we will return to school by 5 p.m.  Those students eligible for transportation can ride the late bus home, all others should have a ride at school at 5.  You must return to school on the bus.  You will receive a coupon for food and games, but you can also bring your own spending money.  See Dr. Carr with questions.  


·       Students, as we finish the school year a reminder that beginning today we will not allow back packs. Back packs will be confiscated at the beginning of the school day. Please bring a writing utensil.  Thank you, Redbirds!


·       Students there are flyers in the main office for the Summer Reading Program to earn prizes at the Omaha Public Library.


·       Flyers for the Kids at Work summer program are in the main office.


·       Our attendance goal here at Norris is “Strive for 95.”  That means that each student achieves 95% daily attendance!  We want you here every day and are glad you are here!  Keep striving for 95!


Success, Achievement, and Respect

It’s a Redbird Thing


Norris Quarterly

Each quarter Norris will be creating a newsletter to highlight the fun and exciting things happening at our school!  Click the link below to access edition 1 and 2.

Quarter 1

Quarter 2


Norris Middle School prepares all students for their future by providing a safe, caring and diverse school environment that maintains high expectations, academic excellence, and respect for all.

Success, achievement, respect.  It's a Redbird thing!

Norris School Improvement Plan-Detailed

Norris School Improvement Plan-Summarized

School and community events that take place at Norris Middle School can be found on our building calendar.

2017-2018 Bulding Calendar

Please check the Daily Announcements tab for Activities for the Week.

Families and Athletic Spectators

The start time for all OPS Middle School Athletic Events are 3:30 pm. We ask that all parents, families, and friends support their athlete from the bleacher area reserved for spectators.

The cost of admission for OPS Middle School contests is $2.00 for adults and $1.00 for school aged children. OPS Sponsored Tournaments are $4.00 for adults and $2.00 for school aged children. Thank you for your support for Redbird Athletics.


Norris Middle School

Norris Middle School
2235 South 46th Street
Omaha, NE 68106-3399

Phone: (531) 299-2500
Fax: (531) 299-2518