Chairs in a circle

Restorative Practices in Ms. Willecke’s room

garden pool

The Courtyard's pool.

School staff gathered on gym bleachers.

2019-2020 Staff

School staff acting silly posing for picture

2019-2020 Silly Staff


Welcome to Nelsen Middle School

Hawks SOAR 

T.H.I.N.K. - Is it True, Helpful, Inspiring, Necessary, Kind? 

SUPPORTIVE: Build Each Other Up 

OWNERSHIP: Responsible for Our Own Behavior 

ACHIEVEMENT:  Responsible for Our Own Learning 

RELATIONSHIPS: Care for Each Other 

There are SOAR expectations for various areas within Nelsen, such as Academic Spaces, Hallway, Hawks Hangout, Cafeteria, Courtyard & Field, Bus Zone and the Front of school.  


school building

School News


HotSpots have been distributed to the students. Directions accompanied the device. If you have any problems, contact T-Mobile at 1-800-937-8997. The HotSpots will need to be turned in at the end of the year.

Chromebook Distribution

Chromebooks have been distributed.

Please consider purchasing the Chromebook Protection Plan. You may do so online; by printing out the CPP and sending the payment with your student; or coming into the attendance office and paying in person.

School Calendar