They don't have the storage shelf underneath, but they have a hook to hang their backpacks. Have an opportunity to swap my current desks for these. The pocket shelves under their current desks have been driving me bonkers. A lot of second graders are just not organized enough to maintain desk storage. You might argue that they will use their backpacks to hide toys and other distractors. But they have been sneaking those items into their desks. At least with the stuff in their backpacks, it would go home every night.