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Middle School Secret Kindness Agents make a big impact!

Secret Kindness Agents encourage kindness, encouragement, and positive environment at NMS!


Aftershock students interviewed local veterans and published legacy books.

The Legacy Books Club was created with the mission to document the heroic actions of those who so generously served their country.


Norfolk Junior High partners with Nucor Detailing Center

Norfolk Junior High proudly partners with Nucor Detailing Center
to encourage career education opportunities for students.

Norfolk Junior High School is excited to be one of five area partner schools working with Nucor Detailing Center (NDC) to implement the Developing Youth Talent Initiative (DYTI) Grant they received…


Norfolk High School Competing at NSDA Tournament


Thank you NPSF Donors!

The Norfolk Public Schools Foundation (NPSF) awarded over $60,000 in scholarships to members of the Class of 2018 during Senior Honors Night on May 17, 2018 at the Johnny Carson Theater.  Many of the scholarships awarded by NPSF are funded by local donors in memory/honor of a loved one.  Other scholarships held by NPSF are established to encourage a specific career area or recognize…


A Sweet Reward for a Job Well Done!

Grant Elementary School exceeded a reading goal set at 20 million words for the school year and received a "sweet" reward.
Each time the student body read a million words, a blank card on a bulletin board was turned over to reveal a letter in the reading reward. Eventually, students figured out that the reward would be a Banana Split Party, complete with multiple toppings, whipped cream and…


Grant Elementary School is May's Focus on Students

At our May 14 school board meeting, Grant Elementary students explained many of the projects and opportunities they've had this year to show how they are "Wild About Learning."
Students told board members about activities such as Dr. Seuss Night, Primetime Family Reading, and their Family Reading Book for the year, "The One and Only Ivan." At the school board meeting, students also asked board…


23 Guest Readers Make The Story Come Alive

Mariah Bloomquist and Jenna Lordemann, teachers at Norfolk Middle School, invited guest readers into their classrooms for reading time with students.  Ms. Bloomquist told us "Our mission was to get 5th and 6th grade students excited about reading, and to get a book in their hands. We facilitated a book tasting to allow kids to sample a variety of genres and spark their interest in a book or two…


NHS Commencement Live Broadcast


Norfolk Public Schools Foundation is participating in Norfolk Area Big Give. 5/22/2018

Please consider supporting Norfolk Public Schools Foundation in the Norfolk Area Big Give, a 24 hour community giving day being held on 5/22/2018. The NPSF featured project will support the the NPS Art Departments.  Click here…