Welcome to Norfolk Catholic School

Norfolk Catholic School offers instruction for Pre-K through 12th Grade and operates under the auspices of Sacred Heard Parish within the Archdiocese of Omaha, Nebraska. The Elementary and High School buildings are located on one central campus on West Madison Avenue.  Norfolk Catholic School was established in 1926 initially offering only Grades 1 through 8 and eventually expanded to serve the growing educational and spiritual needs of the parish.  Today, Norfolk Catholic School serves a student population of approximately 600.  The school’s mission is to enable students to live their Catholic Faith and to achieve academic success. The school community is an integral part of the Catholic Church’s mission to proclaim the gospel, build faith communities, offer service to others and the celebrate through worship.  The school’s Catholic identity is strengthened by an integrated curriculum rooted in Gospel values and teachings. A positive school climate is established through the creation of a Christian environment that actively involves students, teacher, parents and community members in recognizing and respecting individual differences.

H.O.P.E - Holiday Schedule  

H.O.P.E. will only be available at the school offices through 1:00pm on Friday, December 19th.  H.O.P.E. will be available as usual during business hours at the Parish office until noon on Wednesday, December 24th.  The Parish Office will close at noon on Wednesday, December 24th and reopen on Monday, December 29th.  The last day to place prepaid special orders is Monday, December 15th by noon. It's also a good idea to call ahead to see what's available and for larger quantities. If you have any questions please call the Parish office at 402-371-2621. Thank you! .

Metal Yard Sign

Metal Yard Signs are available for Purchase through the Music Boosters

The yard signs are $40 each and activity medallions are $10 each.

Contact Kim Neesen at 402-841-9563 to place an order or with questions.


December 2014

Check out the November issue of the U-Knighted Newsletter from NC School President, Troy Berryman. The U-Knighted is a new monthly newsletter that will provide news, notes, and updates about Norfolk Catholic School. The U-Knighted will be emailed on the first Friday of each month. If you would like to receive the email please contact Stephanie Chandler at stephaniechandler@sacredheartnorfolk.com.  

Past issues of the U-Knighted are available on the Newsletters page.

Lady Knights - Burn's Ball

Click here for the information & sign up sheet.

Sacred Heart Parish Family Night -
A Musical and a Meal

Sunday, January 4th from 4-6pm in Burns Gym.  The Sacred Heart Youth Choir will present Elijah! God's Faithful Prophet. Directed by Lizzy Edmisten, Joseph Miller and Callista Smydra.  A free will donation will be accepted.

Engaging a New Generation
with Frank Mercadante

Saturday, January 10th frpm 10am - 4pm in the Sacred Heart Parish Center.

This dynamic seminar clearly articulates the challenges and keys to reaching Millennial Generation teens.  This event is open to youth ministers and volunteers, DREs, catechists, parents and all who work with adolescents.  Please register at www.reonline.com/OECseminar1. This seminar is free and lunch will be provided to those who register in advance. Contact Marilyn Kathol at 402-371-2621 for more information.  Click here for the event flyer.


Steve Angrisano

All ages are invited to attend four evenings of music, prayer and inspiring talks with veteran musician, composer and ministry leader Steve Angrisano. This four night event at Sacred Heart Parish will be located at Norfolk Catholic High School (Burns Hall), 2300 West Madison Ave., Norfolk, NE on Sunday, January 11, Monday, January 12, Tuesday, January 13, and Wednesday, January 14, 2015. Each evening begins at 7:00 pm. A free will offering will be accepted to help with the support of this ministry. Click here for the event flyer or contact Philip Zimmerman at 402-371-2621 for more information.

NC Booster Club Basketball Tournament - Feb 28, 2015

Sign up now for this one day tournament for boys & girls grades 5-8. The tournament will be Saturday, Feb 28th at various gyms in Norfolk. Each team is guaranteed 3 games. Click here for the registrations form, registration form and fee are due by Feb 12th. Click here for the tournament rules. For more information please contact Jared Meikle at 402-750-9356 or meikle@cableone.net.


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Students of the Month

December 2014

12th Grade: Marina Bagini

11th Grade: Bailey Ehlers

10th Grade: Jacob Beed

9th Grade: Diana Elizalde

8th Grade: Dylan Kautz

7th Grade: Bret O'Brien


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Click HERE to sign-up to help with concession stands or to check the scheduled volunteers.

Ticket Takers


Click HERE to volunteer your time to take tickets at one of our many home athletic events!


Family Stewardship is an invitation to EVERY school family at Norfolk Catholic to become engaged in our School Community.  You can read all about it by clicking HERE.

Wondering how to log your hours of service?  Click HERE for an easy instruction sheet on how to do this. 

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A "MUST SEE" spot on our web site where NCHS School Counselor, Mrs. Lindsey Knutson, has all kinds of tips and tools for college planning and beyond.  Check back frequently, as new information on college visits, ACT testing and MORE is added!  Click HERE to visit The Counselors Corner!

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At Sacred Heart Parish and Norfolk Catholic School, we have established a “Wish List”. As the holidays approach, please consider helping fill one of these important wishes. Also, a friendly reminder as we approach tax season….ALL charitable gifts to your parish/schools are tax deductible.

Click HERE for an on-going listing of items that are wished for, but not included in our budget.


The year is quickly coming to an end and 2015 will be here before we know it! Many times we get caught up in the Holiday Season and planning for the next year, and we forget about making year-end gifts to Sacred Heart Parish and/or Norfolk Catholic School. Your gifts - large or small - are important to our mission of forming disciples.
There are many ways you can make a gift before the end of the year that will provide you with valuable benefits and help Sacred Heart Parish further the on-going work in our church community.

Click HERE for more information on year end giving.


Please help us reach our goal by making your gift TODAY! 

For more information on The Fund for NC - Click HERE!

Renewal of St. Mary's

Father Andrews has started a BLOG which will show updates and progress on the Renewal of St. Mary's Church! You won't want to miss his updates - and you DON'T WANT TO MISS MASS THIS WEEKEND! Read his blog for more details: http://stmaryrenewal.wordpress.com/

NC Parent Primetime

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Come join the conversation and be part of our family!  Norfolk Catholic School -- Together we are one!

For anyone who is unable to attend the NC Parent Primetime, please feel free to send us any thoughts, comments, or questions you might have. You may contact us at: stephaniechandler@sacredheartnorfolk.com or troyberryman@sacredheartnorfolk.com

To see the initial invitation letter click here.   

Grow Closer to Jesus - Click here for information on many great opportunities!!



Strategic Plan for Norfolk Catholic School Click HERE for the most up to date copy of the entire Strategic Plan for Norfolk Catholic School.

Follow NC on Twitter and Facebook and join the conversation!!   "@norfolkcatholic"