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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.


OPS Open Community Meetings-April 16, 22, & 23

Open Community meetings for proposed boundary changes needed to accommodate the opening of five new schools.

Additional Information

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iPads-Multiple Dates

Attention Norris Students and Families:

If you have not received your iPad yet we are providing opportunities for you to receive it!  Parents and families will be able to complete necessary paperwork and pay the $20 for insurance (cash or check only) on Tuesdays.

Please contact the school at 531-299-2500 for additional information.  Thank you!

Family Math Night-Multiple Dates

OPS is excited to offer family math nights!  These events give parents the chance to see first-hand what their students are learning in math class.  Click on the flyers below for more information.

Parent Math Night

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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

Wednesday, March 20, 2019

“A” Day


·         Menu for Today:  Lunch: Pork Tenderloin on a Bun or Asian Crispy Chicken Salad or Pepperoni Calzone with Pizza Sauce Sandwich: Turkey & American Ciabatta Salad: Smoked Turkey & American Cheese


·         Menu for Tomorrow:  Breakfast: French Toast Bites Lunch: Hamburger or Cheeseburger on a Bun or Creamed Turkey Sandwich: Classic Salad: Turkey Deli & Mozzarella                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          


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


·         Native Voices will meet today after RBB announcements.


·         There is a Partnership 4 Kids 8th grade meeting after school today. Please meet in your room.


·         Student Council and GSA will all be meeting in the library after school tomorrow!  See you all there!


·         Attention Norris Community-

Our area has been greatly affected by floods, and Redbird Nation is ready to help.  Redbird Blocks will be collecting money to go to the American Red Cross starting tomorrow (Thursday, March 21) through next Friday, March 29.  Money will be counted each day, and the RBB that donates the most money at each grade level will win a cupcake party for their RBB.  Let's help out our community and those in need during this time!


·         Attention students-state testing is just around the corner!  7th and 8th grade students will take NSCAS testing on March 26 and 27, and 6th graders will test April 16 and 17.  Students are reminded to bring their iPads completely charged on these days!  We want you to show what you know and do your best, so teachers will be working to provide a secure and testing environment.  Redbirds Rock NSCAS!


·         Student Appreciation Week will take place March 25-29.

Monday-Strive for 95 Party during RBB

Tuesday and Wednesday-appropriate use of student cell phones and earbuds during lunch time in cafeteria only

Thursday-Student selected music played during passing periods

Friday-Prizes all day!


  • iPad Fun Fact: One hour of watching videos will use 1.5 GB of your data. Please watch how much data you are using! You only have 5GB for the whole month! Your name should always be on the lock screen of the iPad.

·         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.

Students-please use this link to vote for passing period music for Student Appreciation Week! 

Vote Here!


Norris Middle School

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

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