Activities & Clubs

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Activities & Clubs

Band

Director: T. Gray
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Director: C. Hatter
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Directors: T. Gray and C. Hatter
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Director: J. Arbisi
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Directors: T. Gray and C. Hatter

The Morton Band website is a great tool to access more information regarding our band's schedule and accomplishments.

To see a complete list of our Marching Band Leaders, please click below.

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Directors: C. Hatter and B. Hornsby
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Led by: Sara Gray
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Choir

B Natural- Women's A Cappella

Directed by: Mrs. Heather Berger

Bum Bums- Men's A Cappella

Directed by: Mr. Tim Beutel

Chamber Choir (class)

Directed by: Mrs. Heather Berger

Madrigals

Directed by: Mrs. Heather Berger

Orchestra

Director: D. Getz
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Director: D. Getz
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Director: D. Getz
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Director: D. Getz
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Composer's Guild

Led by: Mr. David Getz

Clubs & Activities

Led by: Ms. Kim Serrurier
Led by: Ms. Denise Fountain and Mr. Cody Pullium
Led by: Mrs. Heather Berger

Drama club includes all students who participate in the fall play, act as madrigal servers, march in the parade as "big heads" and costumed characters, participate in the spring musical, and those who help the community and the grade schools by acting, teaching acting, and assisting with make-up at concerts.

Led by: Student Athletes and overseen by Ms. Claire Schmitt and Mr. Corban Williams

The Fellowship of Christian Athletes meets every Tuesday morning before school at 7:07am in Bertha Frank Lobby.  The meetings generally consist of an ice-breaker activity and a student-led devotion.  All students are welcome to attend.  It's never too late to come for the first time!

Led by: Mr. Jay Mahannah

Interact is a service club for Morton High School students.  The club is sponsored by the Rotary International Club of Morton and supervised by Mr. Mahannah.  Interact's name is a combination of International and Action and service is focused on both the local community and the international community.  Every Interact club project, great or small, has a lasting impact on society worldwide. 

Led by: Helen Plevka-Jones

Morton High School Key Club is a service leadership organization for high school students, operating under school regulations and drawing its membership from the student body.  Key Club is a unique organization because its joint sponsorship by the Morton Kiwanis club, which composed of the leading business and professional people of the community and school district.

Led by: Joel Zehr & Joe Zeller

The team competes annually in the ICTM regional competition at the end of February and the state competition at the beginning of May. The competitions consist of a variety of events including: individual tests, two-person and eight-person team events, calculator team, relay teams and oral presenters.

Led by: Mrs. Nicole Friend

The Morton Chapter of the National Honor Society requires that students must have maintained a cumulative grade average over a minimum of three semesters in order to be considered for membership in the Chapter.  The average required, as set by the Honors Review Committee, is a 93-grade average or a 35.000 weighted average.

Office Runners

Led by: Mrs. Nicole Friend and Mrs. Courtney Hess
Led by: Ms. Fountain & Mr. Bradford

The Student Council oversees a number of activities throughout the school year and is required to meet various qualifications both by the school and district.

Scholastic Bowl

Led by: Mr. Ben Zoss and Mr. Ben Ginzel

Speech Team

Led by: Ms. Lili Zamora
Led by: Mrs. Courtney Eddleman, Mrs. Katherine Fritts, Mrs. Sarah Knapp, and Mr. Nathan Young

The Academic Challenge is a competitive series of tests created and administered by Worldwide Youth in Science and Engineering and offered to high school students in Illinois and Missouri. The tests are now offered by more than 50 community colleges and universities and are designed to present a challenge to the brightest students.

Yearbook Staff

Led by: Mrs. Jodi Gordon & Ms. Krista Kolls

Senior Class

Led by: Mr. Clark Ingwersen, Mr. Chase Bushman, and Mrs. Christina Kienitz

Junior Class

Led by Ms. Amy Woods, Mrs. Nicole Friend, and Mrs. Tiffany Beard

Sophomore Class

Led by: Mrs. Taylor King, Mrs. Caitlyn Gschwend, and Mrs. Kait Lienhop

Freshman Class

Led by: Mrs. Jaclyn Hoskins, Mr. Nick Dardanes, and Mrs. Samantha Dardanes

Art Club

Led by: Students and overseen by Ms. Courtney Sheets & Ms. Amy Woods

Book Club

Led by: Students and overseen by Mrs. Lauralee Moss and Ms. Stacy Osborne

Diversity Club

Led by: Students and overseen by Ms. Krista Kolls

E-Sports Team

Led by: Mr. Brandon Parrott

FFA

Led by: Mr. Johnathon Hendricks

French Club

Led by: Students and overseen by Madame Cassie Bilyeu

FBLA- Future Business Leaders of America

Led by: Mr. Eric Myers

Debate Club

Led by: Students and overseen by Mr. Tony Feleccia

Morton Mentor Program

Facilitated by the Morton EDC and MHS Liaison Mrs. Christina Kienitz

Potter Announcements

Led by: Mr. Eric Myers

Peer Helpers

Led by: Mrs. Christina Kienitz

Period Club

Led by: Students and overseen by Mrs. Lauralee Moss

SkillsUSA

Led by: Mr. Chad McFarland

Spanish Club

Led by: Students and overseen by Mr. Jay Mahannah

Table Top Games

Led by: Students and overseen by Mr. Jake Rutan

Super Smash Bros Club

Led by: Students and overseen by Mr. Craig Hatter

Women in STEAM

Led by: Students and overseen by Mrs. Mary Holmgren