Skip To Main Content

Home

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.

View the photos

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

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!

Mustangs make dumplings for Chinese New Year

Our Chinese I students made Chinese dumplings in the Morton Freshman Center Great Room to celebrate the Chinese New Year.

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! 

IMG_4268.jpg

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.

District 201 News

Learn about what's happening in our Morton District 201 community. Engage. Encourage. Acknowledge.

 

STEM Parent Night 2024

Future Mustang Parents, STEM Parent Night is April 24th 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.

Mustang Spotlight

Morton East culinary arts head to state!

One of our Morton East Culinary Arts students, Arturo Cervantes, qualified for Nationals for FCCLA, earning first place! He and two other Mustangs competed against 13 other students from the State on March 22nd at the College of DuPage. Arturo walked away with the gold, and Nadia Perez and Daniel Mireles earned silver.

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!

District Calendar

Single Featured Item

STEM Parent Night 2024

Future Mustang Parents, STEM Parent Night is April 24th 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.