The Sterling

Special Education Students Assisting the Cafeteria

Christian Kuttkuhn, Editor

January 11, 2019

Special education students have been cleaning up and assisting in the cafeteria all year long and for more than eight years. The Morton West website declares: "The educational future of all students hinges on helping students and ...

Posada Parranda at Morton West

Daniel Salinas, Reporter

January 10, 2019

A taste of Hispanic culture transformed A Hall on December 11th in celebration of Posada Parranda,  a Hispanic event,  a festival that celebrates Christmas. Morton West, Northeastern University, and the PTO are collaborat...

Is full day of daycare better at Morton West than half day?

November 13, 2018

Not only did Morton West have a schedule change, so did the mini mustangs daycare. The daycare/child development program is now a full day instead of a half day for the 2018-2019 school year. This benefits parents and the stude...

New and Improved Gym

Anthony Radogno, Reporter

November 13, 2018

Morton West has made improvements to their stadium gym that will allow students to get an even better workout. Construction for this new gym began in early June of 2018, with an estimated total cost of $100,000. From the wo...

What it Takes to be a Morton Mathlete

November 13, 2018

Jennifer Dohoney, Reporter What does it take to be a Mathlete?  An attitude of ambition and interest toward getting knowledge is the key. Someone doesn't need to be exceptional at math to be part of this club. All that ...

Morton District Website Redesign

Isaac Rico, Reporter

November 13, 2018

As the 2018-2019 school year has begun there has been many renovations, not only to the Morton West Campus, but also to the district’s informative website.  The once old and troublesome format of the website has been given n...

10 Book Challenge

April 17, 2018

The 10 Book Challenge's first year is a total success at Morton West High School. The 10 Book Challenge is a challenge who's idea came from the Freshmen Center,   and Librarian Sonia Ocasio-Bowman developed this idea for Mor...


Basic Prom Information

April 17, 2018

Morton West Construction: An Overview

Adrian Martinez, Editor

April 17, 2018

Change is coming to Morton West! In late March, Morton West began construction and renovations which will include a new additional building and a remodeled A-hall. Thanks to a qualified school construction bond of $50 million...

Teen Parents for the Weekend.

Alyssa Price

March 29, 2018

How does it feel to be a parent of an infant? The Child Development Classes at Morton West High School were given  fake babies to take care of over a weekend as a class activity. This opportunity gave the students the experience...

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