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 

         January 2017


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


Published: January 23, 2017



Important Dates

~ February 20 - Presidents' Day - No School

~ March 3 - Orchestra Solo/Ensemble Concert

~ March 10 - No School (PM) - Teacher In-Service

~ March 13 - No School - Teacher In-Service 

~ April 10 - 17 No School - Easter Break

~ April 27 - Heidi White Concert

~ April 28 - Orchestra Dunlap Contest

~ May 2 - Arts in the park - Downtown Peoria 10:30 a.m.

~ May 11 - Orchestra Final Concert/Awards - MJHS 7:00 p.m.


The Little Mermaid Jr.

Published: January 12, 2017

What do you do for the winter blues? We have an answer for you! Take a trip "Under the Sea" January 20-22, 2017Read More »

Chick-Fil-A Concessions

Published: January 11, 2017


Come hungry and come support your Junior Potters. Our concession stand will be featuring Chick-Fil-A chicken sandwiches.  


Our next event is next Tuesday's Boy's basketball game against Washinigton Middle. Game time is at 4:30 p.m.


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.

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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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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