Welcome to Morton Elementary

Morton Elementary School serves approximately 305 students in Grades K-1 in self-contained classrooms. A balanced curriculum is delivered to ALL students including High Ability Learners, English Language Learners, and Special Education students. A variety of programs and support services are available which include: speech therapy, special education, and counseling. Parents may have their child participate in the after-school Lexington Academy or after school tutoring programs. PBIS, a positive school climate/behavior plan is implemented building wide. Teachers and staff work collectively to provide an educational opportunity that reflects the diverse needs of every student and supports the District’s mission statement.


Lexington Academy (After School Program)

Lexington Academy is our afterschool program where we currently serve approximately 150 students K-5th grades. The program provides homework tutoring, nutritional snack, recreation activities and enrichment activities through our community partner organizations in Lexington. The program serves students from 3:20pm – 5:30pm on days when school is in session. For more information contact Tiffany Tinglehoff, Lexington Academy Director at Morton (308) 324-3764.



Enrollment: 305

Free/Reduced Priced Meals: 87%

English Language Learners: 65%

Student Membership by Race

Year 2019-2020
American Indian/Alaska Native < 1%
Asian < 1%
Black or African American 22%
Hispanic 67%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0%
White 8%
Two or More Races < 1%

Latest News

Egg Drop

Egg Drop – Mrs Pinedo Class Photos by Paul Pack


No School January 26, 2021 School has been cancelled for tomorrow, 01/26/2021, due to inclement weather. Las clases se han cancelado para mañana, 01/26/2021, debido

Dual Language Application 2021-22

Bryan Dual Language Academy Kindergarten Applications for the 2021-22 school year will be available starting January 13, 2021 at Bryan Elementary, 1003 North Harrison Street