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: October 27, 2016

6:00pm – Girls Varsity Volleyball @ Clinton H.S. (IHSA Regional vs. TBA)


Students interested in Scholastic Bowl
Please scan the QR code.
Or on the door of either Room 30 or the 2nd floor office for information about the start of the season.



Wrestling season is just around the corner! Our season officially begins on Nov. 7th. If you are interested in wrestling please join us this Thursday (10/27) after school in Room 2 to discuss the upcoming season. This is a mandatory meeting for anyone who is not still in a Fall sport. Please make sure you have an updated physical and your green card from the office on the first day of practice. See everyone on Thursday!

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!!!

Morton Potter Television

Published: May 19, 2016

With fall sports season right around the corner, MPTV – (Morton Potter Television) would like to inform their viewers that there is now a fee to subscribe to the live media streaming of the National Federation of High Schools (NFHS) network.


Published: April 20, 2016

MHS has received a SILVER rating in the 2016 US News and World Report Best High Schools Rankings!  This is the first time the school has reached a silver ranking.  In the previous 6 years, we've been rated bronze 5 times.

Congratulations staff and students!!


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