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 Summer Office Hours

Published: May 19, 2017

6/6 - 7/31:      6:30 AM -12 PM; 1 PM - 3 PM
8/1- 8/14:      7 AM - 3PM
8/15 ... on    7:30 AM - 4 PM


Published: June 4, 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. 

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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