Although not officially in Morris County, Alta Vista is in neighboring Wabaunsee County. Prairie Heights Elementary School in Alta Vista is in Morris County USD 417. Alta Vista is a community with a wonderful Agriculture Heritage, which is showcased at the Ag Heritage Museum. In 1887, the Chicago, Kansas and Nebraska Railway built a main line from Topeka through Alta Vista to Herington.
For more information, check out the Alta Vista Chamber of Commerce Facebook page.