Welcome to Morton District 201 Science Department!

In this department, you will find a list of courses offered, downloadable resources, staff contact information and promotional videos.

  • Mission: 

    The mission of the J.S. Morton HSD 201 Science Department is to ensure that our students can use reading, writing, and critical thinking skills to understand scientific trends, in order to become active citizens who understand scientific issues that impact our society and the global environment.


    The Morton Science Department will provide the tools necessary for all students to become problem-solvers, effective citizens, and productive members of our society. 

    In the science department at District 201, students will learn the following:

    • Anatomy and Physiology
    • AP Environmental Science
    • Astronomy
    • Biology
      • Biology Honors
      • AP Biology
    • Chemistry
      • Chemistry Honors
      • AP Chemistry
    • Earth Science
    • Physics
      • AP Physics