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

Technology Information

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.


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.

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