Lauderdale County
Underwood Elementary School Florence, AL


Welcome to our website! Thanks for visiting! Here you can find helpful links, latest news, important dates to remember, our lunch menu, fun pictures, stories, and more. Be sure to scroll down and read about all of the exciting things that our students are engaging in here at Underwood Elementary. 


No school

November 23-27 

Happy Thanksgiving!!


PTO Fundraiser Info:

Candle Fundraiser due Dec. 1st-Free watch when you sell 1 and 1 free watch for each additional 5 candles sold-Top 2 sellers will receive a Walmart gift card.

Next PTO meeting will be February 2nd, 2016.


Come Christmas shop and support our school at the same time!!

The Chipmunk Christmas Bazaar will Saturday,  December 5th in the gym. There will be a variety of vendors/booths such as, distressed furniture, hand painted ornaments, home decor, Plunder, pink zebra monogrammed items, hair bows, key chains with personalization, purses, Scentsy, initial outfitters, Christmas wreaths, dough baby ornaments, clay jewelry, painted wood wall hangings/door hangers, boutique clothing, Avon, more jewelry and handmade items, and much, much more!


Santa Shoppe will be open Monday, December 7th through Thursday, December 10th.  The prices range from $.25 to $5.00. 





A Huge Congrats to our 5th Grade Chess Winner!!

 Owen Griffith


He will represent Underwood at the Renaissance Faire Chess Playoff on Saturday, October 24th.




 We are proud of all of the 5th graders who participated. 





Pre-K Students on "Nursery Rhyme Day"


Mrs. Hines's 4 year old pre-k students dressed up as nursery characters. There were several different costumes, from Humpty Dumpty sitting on a wall to Mary had a little lamb. All of the teachers and students enjoyed this.



 2015-2016 Classroom Supply Lists

Click the links below


6th Grade Supply List

5th Grade Supply List

4th Grade Supply List

3rd Grade Supply List

2nd Grade Supply List

1st Grade Supply List

Kindergarten Supply List



To see this month's lunch menu click the link below.







Click picture to see full story and more pictures: "The Animal Guy"




Please support our school through the Publix Partners Program.  Present a Publix Partners card from Underwood to your cashier whenever you make a purchase at Publix.  (Be sure to show the card before the sale is totaled.) At the end of each quarter, Publix awards our school with $250 for every $37,500 spent.  


To find helpful links to help students in all subject areas, check out our "skills help links" and "Alabama Virtual Libray" on the right side of the page. 


Underwood celebrated "Read Across America" the week of March 9th. The students were engaged in many fun learning activities...

Before Christmas break, several Underwood Students participated in a "Unique Ornament Contest" organized by our creative PACE...

The University of North Alabama and the Alabama Geographic Alliance partneredtogether to rent a large floor map of Europe from...

On December 12, Underwood Elementary 1st graders received an early Christmas present when “Elsa”, from the...

One of Underwood's  students' favorite times of the year is when the "animal guy" comes to visit and brings along with him...

Since Day 1 of the school year, Mrs. Hetrick’s 6th grade science class has been filled with exciting, meaningful science...

The vision of Underwood School is to build a foundation of excellence for independent, confident, and lifetime learners by providing...
Building a Foundation of Excellence