Everyday Does Not Have to Be a Game Day

In this episode, Don and Stephanie explore the importance of unstructured time for children during the summer. Join in as they debunk the myth that every day needs to be packed with planned activities and discuss how allowing kids to experience boredom can spark creativity, foster independence, and reduce stress. We hope you enjoy the episode!

Preschool For All Screenings

Morton 709 received a "Pre-School For All" grant to expand preschool services. Screenings are required. The next Screening dates are 8/1 and 10/11. If you are interested in enrolling your child for the Fall of 2024, please call and schedule a developmental screening at 309-284-8033.

New MHS Principal: Kirk Edwards

Morton 709 is excited to welcome back Kirk Edwards to serve as Morton High School Principal for the 2024-25 School Year. Read the official press release to learn more.

MHS CLASS OF GRADUATION

You can watch the Morton High School Class of 2024 Graduate live. We are so impressed with this class of young people. They will make the world a better place. Best wishes!

Destruction of Special Education Records: June 15, 2024

Morton Community Unit School District 709 will be destroying special education records for students with a 1997 birthdate and who were evaluated for or received services during their school career. If the student or parents want these records they should call 309-263-0522 to arrange to pick them up. Any records not collected by June 15, 2025 will be destroyed.

Upcoming Events

Jul 07

4th of July

Jul 16

Board of Education Meeting

Aug 01

Registration Day

Everyday Does Not Have to Be a Game Day

In this episode, Don and Stephanie explore the importance of unstructured time for children during the summer. Join in as they debunk the myth that every day needs to be packed with planned activities and discuss how allowing kids to experience boredom can spark creativity, foster independence, and reduce stress. We hope you enjoy the episode!

Preschool For All Screenings

Morton 709 received a "Pre-School For All" grant to expand preschool services. Screenings are required. The next Screening dates are 8/1 and 10/11. If you are interested in enrolling your child for the Fall of 2024, please call and schedule a developmental screening at 309-284-8033.

New MHS Principal: Kirk Edwards

Morton 709 is excited to welcome back Kirk Edwards to serve as Morton High School Principal for the 2024-25 School Year. Read the official press release to learn more.

MHS CLASS OF GRADUATION

You can watch the Morton High School Class of 2024 Graduate live. We are so impressed with this class of young people. They will make the world a better place. Best wishes!

Destruction of Special Education Records: June 15, 2024

Morton Community Unit School District 709 will be destroying special education records for students with a 1997 birthdate and who were evaluated for or received services during their school career. If the student or parents want these records they should call 309-263-0522 to arrange to pick them up. Any records not collected by June 15, 2025 will be destroyed.

Upcoming Events

Jul 07

4th of July

Jul 16

Board of Education Meeting

Aug 01

Registration Day