The BEST Episodes of A.P. Bio

Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!

Last Updated: May 22, 2021

Network: NBC

When Harvard philosophy professor Jack Griffin fails to get his dream job and reluctantly moves back to Ohio to work as a high school Advanced Placement Biology teacher, he makes one thing very clear: he will not be teaching one bit of biology. Instead, realizing he has a room full of honor roll students at his disposal, Jack recruits the kids to help him mentally break his job-stealing nemesis and win back the position that's rightfully his.

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Kinda Sorta

#1 - Kinda Sorta

Season 2 - Episode 13 - Aired Jun 13, 2019

The college fair comes to Whitlock, and Sarika has an offer for Jack: Get her into Harvard, and she'll get his book into the hands of her publisher aunt; Stef prepares for a visit from a fling; Helen applies to college.

star 7.72
209 votes
Directors: Trent O'Donnell
Writers: Britt Matt, John Blickstead, Shelly Gossman, Trey Kollmer
Sweet Low Road

#2 - Sweet Low Road

Season 2 - Episode 8 - Aired Apr 25, 2019

When budget cuts threaten to gut Whitlock and put his job in jeopardy, Jack recruits Mary, Stef, and Michelle to take down the Superintendent. Durbin plans an appeal to the heart, while the students plan an appeal to the soul.

star 7.70
230 votes

#3 - Spectacle

Season 2 - Episode 11 - Aired May 30, 2019

After his computer breaks, Jack rallies his class to win the annual Whitlock's Got Talent competition so the prize money can go toward a new laptop. Helen and Durbin host the show. Mary, Stef and Michelle prepare a hand-bell routine.

star 7.69
213 votes
Writers: Amy Hubbs
Eight Pigs and a Rat

#4 - Eight Pigs and a Rat

Season 1 - Episode 11 - Aired Apr 19, 2018

When one of Jack's students anonymously reports him for canceling their much-anticipated fetal pig dissection, he sets out to find the snitch. Durbin's chances at Principal of the Year are in jeopardy when the superintendent visits.

star 7.69
413 votes
Writers: Mike O'Brien, Zeke Nicholson
Drenching Dallas

#5 - Drenching Dallas

Season 1 - Episode 13 - Aired May 3, 2018

Jack takes interest in a revenge mission on behalf of the kids; Mary, Stef and Michelle believe they've discovered an otherworldly presence.

star 7.69
390 votes
Wednesday Morning, 8 AM

#6 - Wednesday Morning, 8 AM

Season 2 - Episode 3 - Aired Mar 21, 2019

In the hectic thirty minutes that start every day at Whitlock, Jack tries to retrieve his massage chair from Whitlock's intriguing payroll accountant, Lynette. Durbin and Helen prepare for the morning announcements. Michelle gives a eulogy.

star 7.67
265 votes
Directors: John Solomon
Dr. Whoopsie

#7 - Dr. Whoopsie

Season 2 - Episode 9 - Aired May 2, 2019

After an embarrassing video of him falling off a stage goes viral, Jack plans a viral video of his own. Durbin, Helen and the teachers track down Whitlock's most notorious litterer: The Sugar Daddy.

star 7.65
256 votes
Directors: Blake McClure
Writers: Mike O'Brien, Rob Klein
Gary Meets Dave

#8 - Gary Meets Dave

Season 3 - Episode 3 - Aired Sep 3, 2020

Jack loses a lot of money. As Principal Durbin investigates, students and teachers admit other sins.

star 7.65
155 votes
Ride the Ram

#9 - Ride the Ram

Season 2 - Episode 12 - Aired Jun 13, 2019

It's the most exciting time of the year at Whitlock: Durbin's birthday and Spirit Week; Jack does his best to steer clear of any school spirit as everyone else comes together to take down their hated rivals at Prairie High.

star 7.64
206 votes
Directors: Mike O'Brien
Writers: John Solomon, Mike O'Brien

#10 - Disgraced

Season 3 - Episode 2 - Aired Sep 3, 2020

Mr. Pugh plans a field trip. Jack agrees to ghostwrite a book but has a trick up his sleeve.

star 7.60
153 votes
That That That

#11 - That That That

Season 3 - Episode 6 - Aired Sep 3, 2020

As the school goes on winter break, Jack falls asleep while plotting his next move.

star 7.59
143 votes

#12 - Melvin

Season 2 - Episode 6 - Aired Apr 11, 2019

Jack's war with his neighbor reaches a turning point when it threatens to ruin a date with Lynette; when the school photographer ups his rate, Durbin takes school pictures into his own hands.

star 7.58
243 votes
Personal Everest

#13 - Personal Everest

Season 2 - Episode 7 - Aired Apr 18, 2019

Jack is outraged when his old high school bully is hired as a motivational speaker at Whitlock. Meanwhile, Mary, Stef, and Michelle set their own personal goals of female empowerment, unintentionally causing a rift between Helen and Durbin.

star 7.56
263 votes
Writers: Shelly Gossman
Tiny Problems

#14 - Tiny Problems

Season 3 - Episode 1 - Aired Sep 3, 2020

Jack and his students plot revenge while Helen goes back to school to get her high school degree.

star 7.53
160 votes
Aces Wild

#15 - Aces Wild

Season 3 - Episode 7 - Aired Sep 3, 2020

Principal Durbin and Helen sweep lockers while Jack finds out about Anthony's extracurricular activities.

star 7.52
141 votes
We Don't Party

#16 - We Don't Party

Season 1 - Episode 8 - Aired Mar 29, 2018

Jack finds out his ex-girlfriend Meredith needs a venue for a charity fundraiser and has the perfect place: his student Victor's house. Victor and the other kids are inspired by Jack to party for the first time.

star 7.52
450 votes
Writers: Nicole Sun
Katie Holmes Day

#17 - Katie Holmes Day

Season 3 - Episode 8 - Aired Sep 3, 2020

While the town prepares to celebrate Katie Holmes Day, Jack and Marissa plot to ruin the holiday.

star 7.51
136 votes
Freakin' Enamored

#18 - Freakin' Enamored

Season 1 - Episode 6 - Aired Mar 15, 2018

When Jack is attracted to a student's mother at a parent-teacher conference, he feigns interest in her son; a group of parents complain to principal Durbin when they notice a piece of controversial student art from Mary's class.

star 7.50
481 votes
Directors: Ryan Case
Selling Out

#19 - Selling Out

Season 1 - Episode 7 - Aired Mar 22, 2018

Jack receives an offer from Miles' publisher to write a book of feel-good philosophy that could be his ticket out of Toledo. Durbin accidentally sets off an emotional firestorm when he reveals that while Stef chose Mary as her emergency contact, Mary chose Michelle.

star 7.46
442 votes
Directors: Payman Benz
Writers: Donick Cary
Mr. Pistachio

#20 - Mr. Pistachio

Season 3 - Episode 5 - Aired Sep 3, 2020

Jack goes to the doctor and gets the same procedure twice while Durbin and Helen embarrass themselves.

star 7.46
146 votes
Dating Toledoans

#21 - Dating Toledoans

Season 1 - Episode 5 - Aired Mar 8, 2018

Jack reluctantly agrees to go out on the town with Mary, Stef, and Michelle; his superiority complex proves difficult for the women to overcome; principal Durbin feels threatened when Helen fills in for him on the school's morning announcements.

star 7.44
510 votes
Directors: Ryan Case
Writers: Aseem Batra
Rosemary's Boyfriend

#22 - Rosemary's Boyfriend

Season 1 - Episode 9 - Aired Apr 5, 2018

Jack is incensed when his dead mom's former lover shows up and suggests they commemorate her birthday. Jack taps his students to help him retaliate, but the students' hands are already full - of crying robot babies. Stef's kindness toward Dale the janitor sends the wrong signals.

star 7.43
406 votes
Directors: Maggie Carey
Writers: Charlie McCrackin, Mike O'Brien

#23 - Handcuffed

Season 2 - Episode 10 - Aired May 30, 2019

When he's kicked off his Harvard phone plan, Jack is offered a chance to leapfrog onto Mary's on one condition -- he must help her break up with her scuzzy boyfriend. Anthony becomes Durbin's right-hand man.

star 7.43
224 votes
Directors: Jennifer Arnold
Writers: Paula Pell
Teacher Jail

#24 - Teacher Jail

Season 1 - Episode 2 - Aired Feb 25, 2018

When Jack leaves his class unattended, a student injury sets off an official investigation and lands Jack in "teacher jail." An aggressive teacher's union rep sets her sights on Principal Durbin. The students' excitement for a substitute teacher are dashed when they find out it's Helen.

star 7.39
619 votes
Writers: Rob Klein
Burning Miles

#25 - Burning Miles

Season 1 - Episode 3 - Aired Mar 1, 2018

While Principal Durbin struggles with budget cuts, Jack discovers his students pity him - so he rallies, making a splash at the school bake sale and getting kicked out of the bookstore for life.

star 7.39
547 votes
Writers: Luvh Rakhe