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

Contact Numbers:

School Office

Phone: 1.309.266.6522

Fax: 1.309.284.5031

Absence: 1.309.284.5000



The Latest:










         709 Communicator 

         July 2016 REVISED


2016 Annual District Report





Parent iPad Help







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Apple ID Questions?  

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Rotary Student of the Month -



1st Quarter HONOR ROLL

7th Grade 

8th Grade 


Annual School Calendar






Click here for information about changes in Accelerated Reader Home Connect. 



Results from the 2014 Illinois Youth Survey



MJHS Bullying Report form 



Information about the Tazewell and Woodford County Illinois Home Weatherization Assistance Program.

Welcome To Morton Junior High School Thanks for Visiting

The Little Mermaid Jr.

Published: December 8, 2016

What do you do for the winter blues? We have an answer for you! Take a trip "Under the Sea" January 20-22, 2017. MJHS will present DIsney's "The Little Mermaid, Jr."  at the Bertha Frank Performing Arts Center.

Excellent shows have packed the house. No tickets are pre-sold, so plan time for ticket purchase at the door. Mark your calendars for Friday 1/20 & Saturday 1/21 show time is 7pmThe Sunday 1/22 matinee is at 2pm. Don't be a "poor unfortunate soul" who misses this spectacular show. Will he "Kiss the Girl?"  Come and see.
Admission fee: $3 for Adults (High School & above) $2 for K-8 Students.  Free to Senior Citizens  



Toys for Tots

Published: December 5, 2016

MJHS is again a drop off location for the Toys for Tots program.  The Marine Corps collects the NEW toys(not used, please) which are given to children in the Peoria area who may not otherwise receive a new toy for Christmas.  There is a drop box located at the school entrance.  We appreciate your consideration.


Published: November 28, 2016



Important Dates

~ December 10 - Band Christmas Concert @ MJHS 4:00 p.m.

~ December 15 - Orchestra Christmas Concert @ MHS Gym 7:00 …

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New Guy in Town

Published: November 27, 2016

Search for New Superintendent

Published: November 20, 2016

The Morton CUSD 709 Board of Education is conducting a search for a new superintendent to begin his/her duties on July 1, 2017. Dr. Lindsey Hall has accepted another superintendent’s position and will be stepping away from her duties as Superintendent in Morton at the end of the 2016-17 school year.

The selection of a new superintendent is probably …

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School Board Appreciation

Published: November 14, 2016

School Board Members Appreciation Week


We would like to thank our school board members for of the time they put in trying to make our school district the best that it can be.  


Thank you to: Kelly Scarfe, Tom Neely, Michelle Bernier,

Clint Heinold, Jeff Schmidgall, Shad Beaty and Shaun Bill.


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Principal - Lee Hoffman Principal’s Secretary - Holli Pfeifer Assistant Principal/Athletic Director - Chris Carter Main Office Secretary - Valerie Smith Counselor - Beth Spaniol Athletic/Attenda ... READ MORE


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