Dr. Adolph Brown, III Presents to NPS

Norfolk Public Schools invitee Dr. Adolph Brown, III  presented “Love, Light, & Insight” during the 10/12/2022 school day to the NPS student body, grades 5-12. For the past 30 years, Dr. Brown has researched, field-tested, and implemented a set of concrete strategies used to support and enhance schools and businesses. He is admired around the world for his simple, yet direct “Real Talk,” and powerful,…

College and Career Readiness Week

Norfolk High School held events throughout the week for students related to college and career readiness. On Monday, the 17th, staff wore shirts or colors from their colleges and were encouraged to talk to students about their college experiences. Former NPS graduates were also invited to speak to students regarding the Rural Health Opportunities Program (RHOP) on Monday.

Tuesday, October…

BOE Vacancy

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NHS Student Council Fall Festival

Norfolk Senior High Student Council will be holding a Fall Festival on October 14. See flyer for more details. 

English Flyer

NPS Student Named to 2022-23 Believers & Achiever List

Norfolk Public Schools announced today that Kyla Robinson was selected for the 2022-23 Believers & Achievers program. Believers & Achievers is a state-wide program designed to give recognition to Nebraska’s future leaders. Only 48 finalists were chosen out of the entire state. 

Beginning in October and continuing through April, the 48 Nebraska high school seniors will be honored as Believers…

NPS Hosting Military Appreciation Night

Norfolk Public Schools and the Norfolk Panther football team will be honoring veterans and current members of our military services at the varsity football game against Lincoln Northeast on Friday, September 30th. Those individuals should notify the ticket takers upon arrival that they are a veteran or currently serving in the military and they will be granted free admission to the game and a ticket…

Open House at Grant & Lincoln Montessori

Norfolk Public Schools will be hosting an Open House for Grant Elementary and Lincoln Montessori Elementary on September 29, 2022 from 4:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. Each of the school buildings will be open to the public for tours and will also include light refreshments for attendees.

Originally built in 1885 and then rebuilt in 1932, Grant Elementary is the oldest elementary school building in…

Westside Elementary School named a 2022 National Blue Ribbon School

Westside Elementary School, one of the seven elementary schools of Norfolk Public Schools, has been honored as a 2022 National Blue Ribbon School. This highly prestigious honor is awarded to schools considered "Exemplary High Performing" by national standards. The school applications are evaluated in an extensive review process among public and private schools throughout the nation.

On 9/16/2022,…

September 2022 Award of Excellence Winner

We are pleased to announce that Cher Moore, Principal's Secretary, Norfolk Junior High, is the winner of the NPS Award for Excellence for September 2022.

Thank you, Cher Moore, for your dedication, hard work, and service to our students, staff, and the NPS community!

Listed below are excerpts from some of the submitted narratives of Mrs. Moore's nomination:

  • Cher goes…

2022 Red Ribbon Run


When: Saturday, October 1st, 2022
Where: Skyview Park, East Side (number pick up is on the stage)
Distance: 1 mile Run/Walk for K-7th Grade (must be 12 and under)
Start Time: 8:30 a.m. Packet Pickup, 9:30 a.m. 1-mile Run/Walk Begins
Entry Fee: The 1-mile Run/Walk is sponsored…