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

Contact Numbers:

School Office

Phone: 1.309.266.7182

Fax: 1.309.263.2168

Absence: 1.309.263.0611



Welcome To Morton High School Thanks for Visiting

MHS Today

Published: April 21, 2017

3:30PM Boys Varsity Tennis @ Springfield High School
4:30PM Boys Varsity Baseball @ Chatham Glenwood High School
4:30PM Boys Sophomore Baseball @ Chatham Glenwood High School
5:00PM Girls JV Soccer  vs. Moline Sr High School
6:30PM Girls Varsity Soccer  vs. Moline Sr High School
7:00PM In Their Own Write @ Bertha Frank Perfoming Arts Center

9:00AM Boys Varsity Tennis @ Springfield High School
7:30-10:30 pm PROM - FIVE POINTS 


In Their Own Write 

In Their Own Write is Friday evening! 7:00 - 8:00! (Only an hour!!) Spend an hour Friday night marveling in the outstanding talents of the MHS theatre and music students! The evening consists of 2 student-written/directed 15-minute plays, and 8 2.5-minute student music compositions, played by musicians from Illinois Wesleyan. Admission is FREE! Eli's coffee will be in the lobby! Come relax and enjoy!

Open House

Published: April 21, 2017

Heidi White Concert

Published: April 20, 2017

Best Community for Music Education

Published: April 6, 2017

The NAMM Foundation has identified Morton 709 as a 2017 Best Community for Music Education.  We are one of 527 districts, nationwide.  There are 11 in state districts and we are the only district south of I-80 to receive this recognition. 

Potter Pride Card

Potter Pride Card

Published: January 10, 2017

Morton Potter Card are for sale in the main office for $10 

Newsweek Ranking

Newsweek Ranking

Published: August 12, 2016

Morton High School has been named as the only Illinois high school south of Interstate 80 to rank in Newsweek magazine's top 500 schools in the nation!  Congratulations to all students, parents, teachers, support staff and administration!  MHS ranks #467!!!


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