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Buildings are closed Wednesday, June 19th to commemorate Juneteenth
Morton District 201 will be at Cicero Fest 2024!

Be sure to stop by our trailer June 20th-June 23rd to spin the wheel, win some Morton swag or just to say hello!

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Summer Meal Program

Mustangs, free healthy and nutritious meals will be available to all students 18 and under in the summer. Visit the food service page for more details. 

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Congratulations Class of 2024!

Congratulations to our Morton West and Morton East Mustangs on completing their high school careers! Your photos are available for you to download! Good luck in your future endeavors and remember, "Once a Mustang, Always a Mustang!"

Class of 2024 Graduation Photos   Watch the recap video

Class of 2024 Morton 201 Foundation Pay It Forward Scholarship Recipients

On May 20, the Morton 201 Foundation hosted its Scholarship Recipient Luncheon at the Morton West Freshman Academy for its 2024 Pay It Forward Scholarship recipients and their families, as well as the donors and corporate sponsors who made their scholarships possible.

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Morton East Senior Brunch 2024

Our Morton East Class of 2024 celebrated their final year as Mustangs with their annual senior brunch. Our Mustangs boarded Spirit Chicago at Navy Pier and were able to enjoy good food, dancing, socializing and the Chicago Skyline!

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Morton Athletic College Signing Day

Congratulations to our Morton Athletes! We’re immensely proud of each and every one of you!

Browse through our College Athletics Signing night photos on our LinkTree, located on our Instagram Bio.

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Congratulations Morton East Summa Cum Laude

Congratulations to all of our Class of 2024 Morton East Summa Cum Laude students!

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Mustangs volunteered for the Annual Town of Cicero Cleanup Week

Last Saturday, May 11th Volunteers gathered for the annual Town of Cicero Cleanup week drive. The volunteers included local businesses, community organizations, the departments of the Town of Cicero and of course students from Morton!

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Morton Girls Track end their 2023-2024 season

Our girls track team ended their season with a bang! Good luck, Mustangs and see you next season!

Congratulations Morton East Seal of Biliteracy Honorees

Morton East High School held their annual Seal of Biliteracy Award Ceremony. Congratulations to all of our Honorees.

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Mustangs Celebrated the Solar Eclipse

Our Morton Mustangs celebrated the solar eclipse district-wide on April 8, 2024. Each campus held a "Time to Shine" event fully equipped with telescopes on the rooftop of the school and fun activities.

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United States History and English III History Fair 2024

Our United States History and English III students prepared Morton East Chicago History Fair projects this semester.  Students completed research around this year’s theme,  "Turning Points in History" and collaborated on visual projects.  Our top ten exhibits advanced to be hosted at University of Illinois Chicago on March 2nd. Go Mustangs!

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2021 Morton East Alum receives award from UIC Champagne-Urbana

Flor Quiroz is a 2021 Pay it Forward Scholarship recipient who recently received the Student Leadership Award from the University of Illinois Champagne-Urbana’s Immigration Forum. 

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Seniors offered scholarships after entering Art ConnectED exhibit

Two of our Morton East seniors, Adela Garcia-Ordon and Anahi Salgado, were offered scholarships for entering the senior scholarship exhibit portion of the IHSAE Art ConnectED competition. Their scholarships offered totaled $152,000! GO Mustangs! This is #MortonPride!

Mustangs enter the IHSAE competition

Help us cheer on our Mustangs who will be representing Morton East and competing for top prizes at the 2024 Illinois High School Art Exhibition (IHSAE) hosted by Art ConnectED.


Who are we?

J. Sterling Morton High School District 201 is a school district headquartered in Cicero, Illinois, United States. The district serves the city of Berwyn, the town of Cicero, and the villages of Lyons, Stickney and a small section of McCook. We pride ourselves in academic excellence and strive to offer unique programs and services to provide a quality education for all students.




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Congratulations Morton District 201 Class of 2024!

Congratulations to our Morton West and Morton East Mustangs on completing their high school careers! Your photos are available for you to download! Good luck in your future endeavors and remember, "Once a Mustang, Always a Mustang!"

Class of 2024 Graduation Photos Graduation Recap Video

Congratulations Morton Freshman Center Students!

Morton Freshman Center held their annual award ceremony for the students who went above and beyond their first year of high school. Congratulations to all of our freshmen!

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Morton West Class of 2024 receive awards during their ceremony

Congratulations Morton West Class of 2024! Our seniors earned awards at their annual award ceremony. They received awards like the Seal of Biliteracy and President's Awards. 

Seal of Biliteracy and Senior Awards Photos

Congratulations Morton East Seniors!

Morton East Class of 2024 achieved several awards like the Seal of Biliteracy, Principal's Award and more! Congratulations to all of our Morton East Seniors on your accomplishments!

Senior Awards Photos    Seal of Biliteracy Photos

2 Morton West students receive first place at the High School Graphic Arts Competition!

Congratulations to Alyssa Orozco, Emma Mika and Mark Albano who competed in the Harper College High School Graphic Arts Competition! 

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