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



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ParentsParent Organizations

MJHS Red and White PTO

The Morton Junior High School Red and White PTO does many wonderful things for the students and staff of MJHS. Some of the various activities the Red and White PTO coordinates or assists with are:  teacher appreciation (goodies on the first Wednesday of the month), fall dance (all other dances are sponsored by student council), sports concessions (sports team parents), spaghetti supper (held during basketball season), and teacher appreciation luncheon (springtime).  


If you are interested in either chairing an activity or simply helping out, please sign up at registration or contact the office. We encourage all parents to consider an opportunity to get involved with MJHS! 

Executive Board:

President – Dana Weber 

Vice President – Kara Knepp

Treasurer – Becki Davis

Secretary – Mary Moser

 Activities – Tracy Heer


Dates:  7:00 P.M. in LMC
August 17
September 21
October 19
November 16
January 18
February 15
March 15
April 19


Committee Chairs: 
Fall Dance 
Spaghetti Supper 
Teacher Appreciation Luncheon
8th Grade Party 
Grandparents' Day
Spirit Wear
Game Ball Run and Dodgeball Tournament
Picture Days
Sweet Treats and Hospitality Rooms
Teacher Appreciation Treats (first Monday of Month)

Orchestra Parents

Purpose: To assist the Junior High orchestra students by organizing fundraisers, trips, and helping with concerts and other performances.

Meeting Dates/Times: Second Tuesday of each month at 7:30 p.m. in the Junior High orchestra room.

Contact: Laura Martin


Band Parents

Purpose: To assist the band director and students in organizing and setting up for concerts, performances, parades, etc.  They also help with the annual candy sale drive.

Meeting Dates/Times: There are no scheduled meetings.  Correspondence is accomplished through E-mail.
Contact: Kelly Ciocca


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