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

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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.


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709 Communicator January 2018

Morton 709 Annual Report


2017-2018 School Calendar

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Welcome To Ward Grundy Elementary Thanks for Visiting

Gameball Run 2018

Published: January 22, 2018

On Friday, January 19th your children attended an all-school aseembly for Gameball Run, a fundraiser put on by the Morton High School Boys Basketball Team and Morton School District 709, benefiting the Children's Hospital of Illinois.


The Gameball RUN will take place on Thursday, February 15th at 4 PM at the Morton High School athletic field.  Please see the attached letter for details.  We invite all students and their families to particiapate in the run.  It is a fun time and this year the theme is Star Wars!

If you are interested in participating please print this form and return to school.  The cost per student to run is $20 and includes a t-shirt and admission to the Gameball Run Game on Friday, February 16th.  

If you are interested in only purchasing a t-shirt please print this form and return to Grundy.

Another way to donate...Coin Wars!

Monday, January 22 - pennies

Tuesday, January 23 - nickles

Wednesday, January 24 - dimes

Thursday, January 25 - quarters

Friday, January 26 - dollars (cash or checks made to Children's Hospital of Illinois)

The grade level that brings in the most money per student average will win a Kona Ice Party!

Thank you for supporting this important cause!


Volleyball Club

Volleyball Club

Published: January 9, 2018

It's time to learn about volleyball!  It will be offered for 6 weeks after school.  Tuesday's is for 4th - 6th graders and Thursday's is for 1st - 3rd graders.  Volleyball begins January 16th and will run from 2:45 - 3:45.  Please see the attached form for more details.

Veterans Day Ceremony

Veterans Day Ceremony

Published: November 16, 2017

Please see the attached link to view the Veteran Day Ceremony held at Grundy School Friday, November 10, 2017.

Grundy Veterans Day Recognition

Grundy Veterans Day Recognition

Published: October 29, 2017

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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Mr. Michael Saunders, Principal



Ms. Kathy Shaw, Secretary



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