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: January 13, 2017

4:00pm Boys Varsity Wrestling @ Geneseo Invite
5:30pm Girls Sophomore Basketball @ Metamora H.S.
7:00pm Girls Varsity Basketball @ Metamora H.S.

9:00am Boys Fr/So Wrestling @ Peoria High Invite
10:30am Girls Varsity Basketball Home vs. Lincoln Way Central H.S. (Galesburg MLK Tourney)
2:30pm Girls Varsity Basketball Home vs. University H.S. (Galesburg MLK Tourney)
3:00pm Boys Varsity Swimming @ Springfield Sacred Heart H.S.
5:00pm Boys Sophomore Basketball @ Quest Academy
6:30pm Boys Varsity Basketball @ Quest Academy

12:00pm GIRLS Sophomore Basketball @ Galesburg (MLK Galesburg Tournament)
2:00pm GIRLS Varsity Basketball @ Galesburg (MLK Galesburg Tournament)
6:00pm BOYS Freshman Basketball @ Canton
6:00pm GIRLS Freshman Basketball vs Canton

Senior retake picture 

orders need to be turned into Mrs. Kolls by This Friday- Jan. 13


Potter Pride Card

Potter Pride Card

Published: January 10, 2017

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

GameBall Run

GameBall Run

Published: January 9, 2017

Runner Registration

Gameball Run is in it’s fifth year of fundraising for the Children’s Hospital of Illinois.  This multi-faceted event raised over $100,000 with the combined efforts of our community, schools, and local businesses.  Faculty and administration have a unique opportunity to be part of this event by participating in the Gameball …

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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!!!


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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MHS Spirit and Apparel Store

Please click on the link below to order MHS apparel from a new online spirit shop that donates a percentage of sales to ...

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