Congratulations to Underwood's Class of 2034!! Kindergarten Graduation was held at Underwood School this morning. The Class of 2034 is currently 48 students strong. These young ladies and young men are ready & raring to go, moving on into the next stage of their educational journey, which is the 1st Grade. There were many proud parents on grandparents on hand that helped celebrate this very special day for our future Rocket "stars". We are very proud of ALL of our "youngest" graduates!!
Underwood 6th grade had a end of year trip to Glendalough State Park yesterday and used our new bike fleet. They were able to bike on the park’s bike trail and thought it was great!
In the last week Ms. Clauson’s Civics students have learned more about their civil rights and civil liberties and what the police power is. To help better understand these topics Sheriff Barry Fitzgibbons, State Trooper Lieutenant Corey Pausch and Probation Agent Nicole Woodman came and visited with the kids.
Field Day updates
Congratulations to Underwood High School's Class of 2022. The Class of 2022 is prepared and ready to make a difference. We are proud of all of our graduates and look forward to seeing and hearing about all of their success stories.
It’s empty now, but the Underwood High School Graduation Ceremony is just a few hours away! Come celebrate the Class of 2022. 2:00 PM in the Underwood School Gymnasium.
Underwood School Families - Due to current field conditions and the projected temperature on Saturday, we will hold the Graduation Ceremony for the Underwood High School Class of 2022 in the Big Gymnasium. The ceremony will start at 2:00 p.m. The gym doors will open at 1:00 p.m.
Reminder for the Underwood Class of 2022 and their families - The Baccalaureate Service will be this evening (Sunday, May 15th) at 7:00 p.m. at the Sverdrup Lutheran Church in Underwood. This event is open to the public. Please join us.
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Elementary Families - Due to field conditions, the Elementary Field Day scheduled for this afternoon will be postponed to a later date. We will communicate a make up day plan in the near future.
1st-6th Grade Families, As of now, Elementary Field Day is on as scheduled for tomorrow afternoon. However, the weather may force us to postpone this event. We will make the final call on this event by 10:00 a.m. on Friday.
Friday May 13 is Elementary Field Day!
Our FINAL WACKY WEDNESDAY is TOMORROW, May 11th! Let’s have some fun! Go ROCKETS!! Prek and 11th are Pink Kindergarten and 8th are Red 1st and 5th are Purple 2nd and 7th are Orange 4th and 9th are Blue 3rd and 10th are Green 6th and 12th are Black All staff and adults Yellow
Elementary School Families - Please remember to submit your Summer Enrichment Program information for any K-6 student planning to attend. Please contact Mr. Follingstad or Mrs. Frederick with any questions.
Congratulations to Underwood's newly inducted National Honor Society Members: Annie Albjerg, Emmy Albjerg, Emma Borgos, Logan Nelson, Ezrah Baker, Elsa Grunewald, Elizabeth Lukken and Nathan Russ. The induction ceremony for these new members consisted of short speeches on the "pillars" of National Honor Society: Scholarship, Leadership, Service and Character. These speeches were followed by the presentation of new members. Current senior members and newly awarded senior members had the opportunity to share a "thank you" message. Super proud of ALL of our National Honor Society Members.
Taste of Minnesota! 6th Grade students created their favorite Minnesota meals and treats for all to enjoy!
REMINDER- No School for Staff and Students this Thursday and Friday, April 14 and April 15. There WILL be school on Monday, April 18th, which is a makeup weather related day. The updated school calendar is on our school website for the remainder of the year.
Congratulations to Rocket Speakers Mason Hoyt, Tyler Herr and McKenna Geones on making the final round of the section 6A Speech Tournament! Mason placed 5th in Discussion, Tyler placed 3rd in Storytelling and McKenna is the Extemporaneous Speaking Champion! Tyler and McKenna will advance to the MSHSL State Speech Tournament to be held at Eastview High School on April 23.
Weather Update: The school day will continue as normal and end at the regular time. However, all after school activities have been cancelled for today. No practice for Track, Baseball, Softball, Golf, or Speech. At this time, the After School Program is still on as scheduled.
Congratulations to the Underwood Speech Team on their 2nd place finish at the Subsection 22 Speech Tournament! Individual place winners: Mason Hoyt 5th Discussion, Addy Tuttle 1st alternate Drama, Luncy Chen 2nd alternate Drama, Lili Hermes 4th Ex. Reading, Kallyn Grove 5th Ex. Reading, McKenna Geones 1st Ex. Speaking, Max Grove 3rd Great Speeches, Maggie Hoekstra 4th Great Speeches, Alexia Gedde 4th Original Oratory, Carlie Poser 3rd Poetry, Tucker Fick 4th Poetry, Isabella Dlouhy 3rd Prose, Tyler Herr 2nd Storytelling, and Gabe Lindstrom 3rd Storytelling. Good luck at Sections next Saturday!