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The Morton East Theatre Department presents: The SpongeBob Musical

Who lives in a pineapple under the sea? Based on the beloved cartoon series, The SpongeBob Musical is a silly, thoughtful, energetic show for all ages! Performances begin Thursday, April 18, 2024 at 7pm through Sunday, April 21, 2024 at 2pm! Be there or be square!

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Morton East FAME 2024 Art Show

Morton East, SAVE THE DATE for our 2nd Annual FAME Spring Show on April 19th beginning at 5pm! 

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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The District 201 Board recognizes girls bowling and wrestling

Girls Bowling and Wrestling were recognized at the March District board meeting. GO Mustangs!

Girls Track and Field Senior Night

Congratulations to all of our girls track and field seniors! #MortonPride

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.

Mathletes qualified for state!

Morton East and Freshman Center Mathletes competed against all the schools in the championship for the West Suburban Math League and qualified for state!

Make sure to congratulate your Mustangs, this is Morton Pride!

Morton Band enjoys the music of the Chicago Symphony

Concert Band, Orchestra, and Choir enjoy a rehearsal of the Chicago Symphony. #mortonpride

Girls Wrestling Qualified for State!

On February 10th, our girls wrestled at Evanston High School for the 2024 sectionals! Three of our Mustangs placed top 4 qualifying for state! 

Congratulations to Hope Donnamario, Nayeli Rodriguez, and Violet Mayo! 

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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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STEM Parent Night 2024

Future Mustang Parents, STEM Parent Night is April 16th at Freshman Center!

NHS Induction Ceremony 2024

Morton East NHS students, don't forget that your induction ceremony is April 18th! Check with your sponsor for more information.

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Congratulations Allison Villegas-Mendez!

From a determined newcomer at Unity Junior High School to a now shining President’s Honor Scholar at J.Sterling Morton High School District 201, Allison Villegas-Mendez exemplifies what it means to dream big and work hard! We are thrilled to announce that Allison has been awarded a FULL TUITION SCHOLARSHIP to Concordia University Chicago!

Morton engineering qualifies for State!

Triton College hosted the Illinois Design Educator Association(IDEA) regional competition on Friday March 8th. 

Congratulations, Xy Vrab, Adriana Hernandez, Daniel Alfaro, Alessandro Rodriguez, Kathryn Venegas, Giancarlo Garcia, Alan Venegas, Eric Rizo, Diana Mendoza, Eric Ascencio, & Dania Graullera!

2021 Morton East Alum receives award from UIC

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. Congratulations, Flor!

Mathletes Geometry Team are headed to state!

Congratulations Mathletes Geometry team! The students who will be competing at state are Hector Valtierrez, Santiago Zarco, Javier Cruz, Oswaldo Barron, Jesus Brito, Denice Ceniceros, and Jesus Zuniga. 

Congratulations Adela Garcia-Ordon and Anahi Salgado!

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!

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STEM Parent Night 2024

Future Mustang Parents, STEM Parent Night is April 16th at Freshman Center!

NHS Induction Ceremony 2024

Morton East NHS students, don't forget that your induction ceremony is April 18th! Check with your sponsor for more information.