Virtual Backpack

Virtual Backpack is a place for Morton 709 families to receive flyers and other information from the district, schools, and community organizations. 


How do I submit a flyer?
All flyers must have approval. To get the flyer approved, please bring a hard copy of the flyer to Carolu Kizer at the district office, located at 1050 S. Fourth Ave. Morton, IL. 

Building Information

Letter from Mrs. Wyman

District calendar 23-24

Jefferson 2023-2024 Calendar

Gameball Run Fundraising Opportunities

Please check out all of the fun opportunities to help raise funds for our Gameball Run and Children's Hospital of Illinois

Food Drive

Food drive for our PTO Christmas Baskets

December Spirit Days Calendar

Jefferson Night at the Boys' Basketball Game

Join us at the Morton High School Boys' Basketball Game on Friday Dec. 8th at 5:30 p.m. Use the ticket that was sent home for free admission plus one guest.

Building Online Forms

Elementary Limited Excused Absence Form

A limited excused absence refers to a special category of absences that are limited in number and require approval by the principal. Examples of limited excused absences include: pre-approved vacations with parents, religious trips/retreats, court appearances

Jefferson School Record Release

The Jefferson School Record Release grants permission to release Jefferson records or secure records from another school or agency.

School Medication Authorization Form

All medications to be administered during school hours are to be kept in the office in the original container. A medication authorization form, which details the administration of the medications, must be signed by a parent. The required form is filed in the office. An asthma inhaler, which can be kept in a student's or teacher's possession, is the only exception, as indicated by the required medication authorization.

Parent/Guardian Information Forms

Community (Non-School Endorsed)

Student Author Section

Morton Public Library Happenings

Check out what is happening at the public library in December and January.

eLearning/School Closure

Online Book Bingo!

eBook Online Resources

PE and Music Activities

SEL Resources

Please click on View Document below and it will take you to a link!

Parent Organizations

Ways to raise money for PTO

Please look at this sign up to help with blessing our staff during the rest of this semester.

Penguin Patch Holiday Shop

Check out our Holiday shop that will be open Dec 13-15

Volunteer for the Penguin Patch Holiday Shop

Please fill out and return to school by Dec 8 if you would like to help with the Penguin Patch Holiday Shop.


2023-2024 School Supply List

Illinois Immunizations Requirements