Morton District 709 Providing an education to last a life time.

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Morton CUSD 709 is pleased to be the recipient of federal funding through Title I and Title II programming. Title 1 funding is used to support reading and enhance math instruction. Title 1 funds pay for supplemental  staff members, materials, supplies and equipment. The Title 1 plans are in place at Grundy for targeted students and schoolwide at Jefferson. Title II funding this year  is used to support an overflow classroom teacher at Lincoln Elementary (this funding can vary from year to year depending upon need and enrollment.) Further questions can be directed to Superintendent Jeff Hill.


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Morton High School Graduation May 20th, 2 - 4 pm

Published: May 18, 2018


Morton High School Graduation - Sunday, May 20th, 2 - 4 pm

Due to the predicted inclement weather, time required for set up, and the amount of electronic equipment being utilized, today's graduation ceremony has been moved inside to the main gym at Morton High School.  Be sure to bring your tickets for admission.  The ceremony will also be live-streamed inside Bertha Frank Auditorium.  Doors will open at 1:00.   Please use the canopy or main entrance off of Illinois.  The administration sincerely appreciates your understanding and flexibility.


Michael D. Gourley
Morton High School

Anyone who has internet access can watch the graduation LIVE by clicking HERE.  You will have to create an account, but it is FREE to watch. 

MHS Awarded Silver Medal by US News & World Report

MHS Awarded Silver Medal by US News & World Report

Published: May 14, 2018

The Morton Community Unit School District is honored to announce that Morton High School was awarded their third consecutive Silver Medal from the US News & World Report. The Morton High School is ranked 57th within Illinois and #2122 in the nation. According to US News & World Report’s website, the high school was awarded based on the students' performance on state assessments and how well the school prepared students …

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Last Day of School for Students - May 23rd

Published: May 14, 2018

May 23rd is the Last Day of School for Students
Dismissal times are as follows:

Grundy, Lincoln, Jefferson – 8:20 – 11:55 a.m.
Brown – 8:10 – 11:45 a.m.
Junior High – 8:00 - 11:00 a.m.
High School – 8:00 - 12:05 p.m.

Published: April 8, 2018

Bus Drivers and Aides Needed! Please click here to apply today!

Kroger Community Rewards

Kroger Community Rewards

Published: April 7, 2018

Looking for an easy way to support our schools? Have a Kroger Plus card? Through the Kroger Community Rewards program, Kroger will donate a portion of what you spend to a school of your choice. You must designate which school you would like the funds to go to (See school codes below.) You can do that by following the link here. From there, all you have to do is shop …

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