Norris Middle School

Norris Information

 

George W. Norris

Daily Bulletin

            Friday, October 23, 2020

“A” Day

“Yellow” Day

At This Time Teachers Have Your Students Take Out

Their Agendas to Put Down Important Information & Dates

  • Menu for Today:  Lunch: General Tso Chicken or Meat Lovers Pizza Sandwich: Hoagie Salad: Falafel or Turkey Chef or Chef or Beef Taco

  • Menu for Monday:  Breakfast: Colby Cheese Omelet Lunch: Hamburger or Cheeseburger on a Bun or Egg Roll with Teriyaki Chicken Dippers Sandwich: All American Club Wrap Salad: Falafel or Turkey Chef or Chef or Beef Taco

  • Hello students! We have enjoyed seeing you in the building!  Please remember to complete your Naviance tasks 1 and 2 by the end of this week. Naviance can be accessed through Clever. You can find more detailed instructions on your Counseling Team page.  Students who complete the tasks will be entered in a raffle.  Please contact your counselor with questions.  Thank you!

  • Are you interested in a 2019-2020 yearbook from last year??  We have just a few left to sell. You can buy now for $25 and get a free Norris Backpack with your yearbook!! They are on sale now through November 1st!! Do not miss out on last year's memories! See Mrs. Reid in room 137 to get yours today!

  • At Norris Middle School we want our Redbirds to be safe and learning at a high level.  We do ask that all students have their hoods off during the school day.  Having your hood off helps us keep our building safe and allows you to be better engaged in the classroom.  If you are having a difficult day, please take time to scan the QR code for your counselor or come see your administrator.  We our here to help you.  Thank you, Redbird Nation!
Norris Middle School will be offering modified athletic opportunities for 1st semester beginning November 16th for 7th and 8th Grade students.  Norris Middle School will host Boys Basketball on Monday's and Thursday's and Girls Volleyball on Tuesday's and Friday's.  We will provide additional information at a later time.  This is a great time to schedule your student's 7th or 8th grade physical.    The following information is required for participation:  
  1. Current Physical on File with the Nurse (dated after May 1st, 2020)
  2. Middle Level Participation Contract (located in athletics office)
  3. Concussion Acknowledgement Form (located in the athletics office).  

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.

Fall Conferences

Fall conferences will be held virtually, and will be held on either Wednesday, October 14 or Thursday, October 15.  One of your student’s team teachers will be contacting you to schedule the student-led conference.   The conference will be held via Teams and your student will update you on their progress with the support of a team teacher who can also help review grades, attendance, and other data.  A reminder there is no school for students on Thursday, October 15 and Friday, October 16.  Please contact the school if you have any questions or access our website.  (Norris.ops.org or 531-299-2500)

Conferencias del otoño

Las conferencias de otoño se celebrarán virtualmente y se celebrarán el miércoles 14 de octubre o el jueves 15 de octubre.  Uno de los profesores del equipo de su estudiante se pondrá en contacto con usted para programar la conferencia dirigida por los estudiantes.   La conferencia se llevará a cabo a través de la aplicación Teams y su estudiante le actualizará sobre su progreso con el apoyo de un profesor de equipo que también puede ayudar a revisar las calificaciones, la asistencia y otros datos.  Un recordatorio de que no hay escuela para estudiantes el jueves 15 de octubre y el viernes 16 de octubre.  Comuníquese con la escuela si tiene alguna pregunta o aceda a nuestro sitio web.  (Norris.ops.org o 531-299-2500)

Norris students, if you and your family have questions about remote learning, you are welcome to call us at Norris (531-299-2500) and speak with your counselor.
 
 
Estudiantes de Norris, si usted y su familia tienen preguntas sobre el aprendizaje remoto, pueden llamarnos a Norris (531-299-2500).

View the Academic Calendar at the link below. 

*Current* 2020-2021 Academic Calendar

 
 

Attendance/Asistencia: 531-299-2508

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.

402-299-7896

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.

This request is to reserve meals from August 31 through September 25. Meals can be picked up from 10:30 am to 1:00 pm.  
 
Changes
  • Meals will be picked up only on Monday (for Monday and Tuesday meals) and Wednesday (for Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday meals). 
  • Instead of requiring you to pickup meals at your child’s school, you can now select which location you would like for meal pickup. 
    • Pickup time is 10:30 am to 1:00 pm. 
 
If you are having issues with the survey, you can contact ResearchDivision@ops.org 
If you have questions or concerns about student lunches or the Meals 2 Go pickup, please contact Nutrition Services at 531-299-0230
 
 
 
 
 

Norris Parent Group Information/Grupo de padres de Norris Norris Parent Group Info.pdf

Parent Voice Survey: Please provide your feedback when it is convenient. Visit the quick link and choose from the six sections for feedback. Parent Voice Handouts- Final.pdf

 



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

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



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