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.


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Welcome To Ward Grundy Elementary Thanks for Visiting

Upcoming Dates at Grundy

Upcoming Dates at Grundy

Published: April 20, 2016






April 27 - Bike Safety Assembly (K-4)

April 29 - Kindergarten Round Up at either - 9-10 or 1-2

               4th grade Field Trip to New Salem

               Grundy School Carnival - 5-8

May 3 - Arts in the Park for 6th grade band and orchestra students

May 5 - 6th grade field trip - 7:30 - 4:30

May 6 - 2nd grade Muffins for Mom & Donuts for Dad - 7:45 - 8:10

             6th grade visit to MJHS

May 9 - 6th grade band concert - 7:00

May 10 - 3rd grade field trip

               Grundy Night at Firehouse Pizza - 4-8

May 11 - Kindergarten program rehearsal (all school day)

May 12 - Grundy School picnic - 11-1

               Kindergarten Program at District Office - 6:30

May 16 - 5th grade field trip - 8:30 - 5

               Kindergarten field trip - 9:15 - 2:30

May 17 - Laugh Olympics

               Last Day of School for Kindergarten


                  Awards - 9:30 - 10:30 at the District Office

                  6th grade reception - 10:30 - 11 in the D.O. basement

                   Volunteer Tea - 11 - 11:55 Grundy Gym

June 3 - Office closes for the summer



Grundy Sixth Graders IXL Math Rockstars!

Published: April 12, 2016


Grundy Elementary Sixth Graders have been notified by IXL Math that they have completed 100,000 math problems on the IXL website.  That is an average of 1,666 problems per student!  

Way to go Sixth graders!  

Gators for Water Fundraisers

Gators for Water Fundraisers

Published: March 18, 2016

Grundy Students are FUNdraising money for a Deep Water Well in Africa though World Vision
Check out our website:


Upcoming FUNdraisers:

Movie Tuesdays

$5 suggested donation, $10 per family

After school until 4:30

March 22, Movie: “Home”
April 12, “Horton Hears a Who”
May 10, Chipwrecked”


Be a Hero
1 Mile Fun Run

$5 entry fee, $10 per family
Monday, …

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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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Mr. Michael Saunders, Principal



Ms. Kathy Shaw, Secretary