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Norris School District 160
25211 South 68th Street
Firth, Nebraska

Mission Statement
To meet the needs of every student, the Norris Public Schools community guarantees quality learning experiences to assure all students will thrive as responsible, productive life-long learners.


Norris is a Class B, accredited school system of over 2300 students grades pk-12. Norris has a long tradition of academic excellence and activities participation from our student body, with one of the most highly-qualified teaching faculties in NE. The district includes an Elementary(PK-2),Intermediate (3-5),Middle School (6-8), and High School(9-12). Norris is a consolidated district just south of Lincoln. All buildings are located on a beautiful, centrally located, 168 acre campus. The district contains the communities of Hickman, Firth, Cortland, Panama, Roca, Princeton, and Holland. To learn more about Norris and its award-winning programs from a nationally renowned FFA Learning Lab and outstanding fine arts groups to our highly competitive sports teams & activities opportunities that complement the learning experience for our students, visit the district website at

Norris School District 160 State of the Schools Report

District Information:
  • Classification: Class III

  • Colors: Red, White, Royal Blue

  • Mascot: Titan

  • Number of students enrolled: 2,400

  • Location: 15 minutes from Lincoln, 20 minutes from Beatrice

  • Communities that make up the district: Hickman, Firth, Cortland, Panama, Roca, Princeton and Holland

  • Population: 0

  • Assessed Valuation: $1,532,236,433

  • Total Operating Budget: $38,825,672

  • Current District Mill Levy: $1.157818

  • Cash Reserve Balance: $5,000,000

  • Number of administrative staff: 13

  • School District Website:

  • Number of Buildings: 4

  • Advanced Ed Accredited: YES


Norris School District 160 encompasses the communities of Hickman, Firth, Cortland, Panama, Roca, Princeton and Holland. The communities offer vast recreational opportunities with Stage Coach Lake, Wagon Train Lake and multiple bike trails. The district is also located close to South Lincoln shopping an dining options. There are also organized community groups to participate including Kiwanis of Hickman, Hickman Chamber of Commerce, Hickman Community Foundation and various local church groups. 

Staff and Community District Needs Assessment Survey
Application Deadline:
                Monday, February 4, 2019
Position Starting Date:
                Monday, July 1, 2019
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Shari Becker, Director of Education Leadership Search Service
1311 Stockwell Street, Lincoln, NE 68502
(800) 422-4572
FAX: (402) 423-4961