Morton Messenger

September 2nd, 2022

Mission Statement

The mission of J. Sterling Morton Elementary School, whose culture unites families, guarantees all students develop the academic skills and character traits necessary for personal excellence and responsible citizenship through high-quality, innovative, engaging experiences in a challenging and nurturing environment.

School Information

  • Please remain in your vehicles until 8:20 a.m.
  • Doors open at 8:20 a.m.
  • School begins at 8:30 a.m.


  • School ends at 3:45 p.m. on Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, and Friday
  • School ends at 2:15 p.m. on Wednesday's
  • Please remain in your car and follow the traffic patterns listed on this newsletter. Staff will assist with student pick up.
  • Display your student ID card that includes your student name, grade level, and teacher name.

School Lunch - Optional

  • $3.05

School Breakfast - Optional
  • $1.55

You can pay online at MySchoolBucks:

Upcoming Events

School Calendar

September 5 - No School

September 6 - No School

September 13 - Picture Day

October 11 - End of First Quarter

October 12-14 - No School

Fall Parent Teacher Conferences

October 6th - 4:15-8:15 p.m.

October 11th - 4:15-8:15 p.m.

October 12th - 8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

*Sign ups will take place via Synergy ParentVue

PTA Events

September 9th- Lemonade Stand

September 23rd - Back to School Bash

September 26th - PTA Meeting

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Links and Resources

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PTA Information

Additional Opportunities and Resources

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School Traffic Reminders

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