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

Contact Numbers:

School Office

Phone: 1.309.263.1421

Fax: 1.309.284.2015

Absence: 1.309.284.2000



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Would you like to make a donation to your child's classroom?  Please click  here  for a list of items needed.



Looking for a gift idea for a teacher or staff member?  Click here to see a list of "Grundy Staff Favorites" courtesy of the PTO.


Click Here for a PDF Box Top Collection Sheet.











Kroger Rewards

Please click here to enroll for the Kroger Community Rewards Program.



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709 Communicator January 2018

Morton 709 Annual Report


2017-2018 School Calendar

2018-2019 School Calendar






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Welcome To Ward Grundy Elementary Thanks for Visiting

Kindergarten Screenings

Published: February 1, 2018

Grundy Night at Hacienda Fuentes

Grundy Night at Hacienda Fuentes

Published: March 19, 2018

Enjoy a meal at Hacienda Fuentes and help the Grundy School PTO! 

Dine on Wednesday, March 28th or Thursday, March 29th from 11 AM - 9 PM and 15% of the business of fine-in or carryout will go to the PTO.  Print this flyer for your order to be counted.  

MCUSD 709 Security Update

Published: February 20, 2018

 MCUSD 709 Security Update

Morton School Community,

The recent events at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida, are troubling and tragic. The situation they are facing weighs heavily on our hearts. The students, staff, and families are all in our thoughts and prayers and will continue to be in the coming weeks.

To assist us in keeping our schools safe, we encourage timely reporting of information that could be considered harmful …

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709 Water Mitigation Update

Published: February 1, 2018

Starting on October 24th, 2017, and in compliance with Public Act 099-0922, all Morton District 709  facilities built prior to January 1, 2000, where pre-K through fifth grade students are present, were tested for lead in the water.  The testing was performed by Ideal Environmental Engineering, Inc.  As required by the act, the results of the testing were shared with the Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH).  The level requiring …

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Mr. Michael Saunders, Principal



Ms. Kathy Shaw, Secretary



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