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.


Stay Connected: Back to School Communicator






Parent iPad Help






iPad Questions?
Request Form

Apple ID Questions?
Email [email protected].  Include your first and last name and DOB.














Welcome To Ward Grundy Elementary Thanks for Visiting

Town Hall Meetings for the Referendum

Published: February 4, 2016

Dr. Lindsey Hall, superintendent of Morton School District 709, will host two Town Hall meetings to provide information about the upcoming referendum that will be on the March ballot. The meetings will be:


* 6:30 PM, Tuesday, February 9th at Grundy Elementary

* 6:30 PM, Monday, February 29th at Lincoln Elementary


Kindergarten Pre-registration and Screening

Kindergarten Pre-registration and Screening

Published: February 3, 2016



Dear Grundy Parents:

Kindergarten pre-registration and screening for children who will be coming to kindergarten in the fall (must be 5 years old by September 1, 2016) will be held on March 17th from 8am-7pm and March 18th from 8am-12pm at the district office. Please call the district office at 263-2581 to make an appointment. You will be asked to bring the following documents to your appointment: …

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Preschool screenings

Preschool screenings

Published: January 26, 2016



Please see the attached flyer for information regarding District 709 pre-school screenings.

Safety Reminder

Safety Reminder

Published: November 9, 2015

Dear Grundy Parents:

Just a friendly reminder that when you are dropping-off in the morning or picking-up in the afternoon, please form a single file line in the RIGHT lane and keep the line moving forward. Children should never exit or enter a vehicle from the LEFT lane. Once you have dropped-off or picked-up your child, please carefully pull into the …

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Grundy Family Veterans

Grundy Family Veterans

Published: November 2, 2015

Dear Grundy Parents,


When Francis Scott Key wrote the “Star Spangled Banner” almost 200 years ago, he called America “the land of the free and the home of the brave.”  Those words are as true today as they were back then.  Throughout this Nation’s history, America’s soldiers, sailors, airmen, marines, and coastguardsmen have bravely answered the call to defend our freedom, to aid our friends and allies, and to …

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Parental iPad Support

Published: September 3, 2015

District 709 has developed a system for parents to get their iPad questions answered.  In the left hand margin of every one of the District’s web pages, there is a form that parents can submit a tech request.  District personnel will respond to the request within one school day.



For immediate support, District 709 continues to update its Personal Computing website with the latest help documents …

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Mr. Michael Saunders, Principal



Ms. Kathy Shaw, Secretary