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

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Phone: 1.309.263.1421

Fax: 1.309.284.2015

Absence: 1.309.284.2000



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Welcome To Ward Grundy Elementary Thanks for Visiting

Grundy Gameball Run

Published: January 5, 2015

On Thursday February 5, the Morton High School basketball team will dribble a basketball from Morton High School all the way to the front doors of the Children's Hospital of Illinois to raise money for the hospital. 

In order to help sponsor the MHS basketball team in their fundraising, Grundy School will be holding a Gameball Coin War beginning on Monday, January 12 and ending Wednesday January 16.      

  • Monday, Jan 12 - Pennies
  • Tuesday, Jan 13 - Nickels
  • Wednesday, Jan 14 - Dimes
  • Thursday, Jan 15 - Quarters
  • Friday, Jan 16 - Dollars


Then on Friday February 6, Morton High will play Limestone at home. Prior to the game, there will be a Gameball Ceremony, in which Grundy will be recognized for its fundraising efforts! Please fill out the t-shirt order form to purchase your official Gameball Run T-shirt, which will be your admission into the Gameball Run Game! 

You can "like" Gameball Run on Facebook to learn more about the miracle families representing each of the schools in District 709, and to see how our community is pulling together to support this meaningful cause.


Grundy Family Veterans

Published: November 10, 2014


Recognition of Grundy Veterans
(ordered by last names of Grundy students/staff members)

William Thorne (5th grade pen pal): US Army

Darrell Amerman (Bailey Amerman’s grandfather): US Army

Richard Hayes (Bailey Amerman’s grandfather): US Marine Corps

James K. Anderson (Logan and Jacob Anderson’s grandfather): US …

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Support for the Stanfields

Published: September 3, 2014

Please click here for more information about how to donate to the Stanfield Family. 

Thank you for your care, concern and prayers for the family. 

Grundy School Compact

Published: August 27, 2014

Dear Grundy Parents,

You received a copy of the Grundy School Compact both at registration and at Meet the Teacher Night.  This document, which was developed by teachers and parents over the course of last school year, will serve as our guide to a fantastic year.  The compact is divided into 5 goal areas and lays out the responsibilities of parents, students, and teachers.  Please review the …

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Grundy School Information

Published: August 11, 2014




Welcome to Ward Grundy Elementary School!  We are very excited about the upcoming school year and can’t wait to begin working with you and your children! 

Please join us for the Grundy Pool Party on Saturday, August 2nd from 7:00pm-9:00pm at the Morton Pool (weather permitting).  Admission is free to all Grundy students and their families.

Class lists will be …

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