About Underwood

Underwood Mission Statement

We will educate, inspire, and support each student to achieve at high levels. Through collaboration, perseverance, and risk taking, students will develop the foundation to be life long learners and productive contributors to a global society.

Underwood Vision Statement

Our vision is to be an exemplary student-centered learning community known for continuous improvement, high expectations, and a commitment to inclusion.

Underwood Responsive Classroom Philosophy

The Responsive Classroom approach to teaching is comprised of a set of well-designed practices intended to create a safe, joyful, and engaging classroom and school community. The emphasis is on helping students develop their academic, social, and emotional skills in a learning environment that is developmentally responsive to their strengths and needs.

Read more about the Responsive Classroom Philosophy.

Underwood School Expectations

Students quickly learn the short list of expectations.

  1. Take care of yourself
  2. Take care of others
  3. Take care of our environment

Please visit the Underwood School Website for more information.