The BEST Episodes of How to Rock

Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!

Last Updated: Nov 14, 2020

Network: Nickelodeon

Kacey Simon used to be a part of The Perfs (the popular girls of Brewster High). But when she trades her shades for dorky glasses and her pearly white smile with metal braces, she's kicked out of the group immediately. Determined not to let this crush her, she forms her own band with her new friends and Kacey is on a mission is lead Gravity 5 to the top.

How to Rock a Prank

#1 - How to Rock a Prank

Season 1 - Episode 8 - Aired Mar 24, 2012

Kacey has a crush on a senior boy, Dean Hollis. Just as she's about to get a date with him, Molly pulls a prank, leaving Kacey humiliated. Gravity 5 pulls a revenge prank on The Perfs, but it backfires, leaving Kacey and Zander's hands glued together. The situation threatens to sabotage Kacey's big date with Dean.

star 9.81
37 votes
Writers: Lena Waithe, Yamara Taylor
How to Rock a Birthday Party

#2 - How to Rock a Birthday Party

Season 1 - Episode 11 - Aired Apr 14, 2012

Kacey and Nelson have to share a birthday party, but Kacey takes control of the party planning and doesn't want Nelson's input.

star 9.59
41 votes
Directors: Sheldon Epps
Writers: Erica Spates & Sam Littenberg-Weisberg
How to Rock a Newscast

#3 - How to Rock a Newscast

Season 1 - Episode 7 - Aired Mar 17, 2012

The gang is in charge of the school news broadcast and both Kacey and Molly are vying to be Head Reporter. As the producer, Stevie gets to choose and picks Molly because she's generally more serious. Kacey feels slighted and sets out to prove that she can do a better job. Stevie decides she'll let them compete, but when Molly files a hard-hitting report about the chlorine content in the school pool, Kacey can't find a story big enough to match it. Desperate to beat Molly, Kacey goes live with a story based on hearsay and sends the whole school into a mad panic. When Kacey realizes that the fungus that she found was just mold, not at all harmful, she feels pressure from her band mates to tell Stevie the truth, especially since the jocks from the football team are aloud to work out in Gravity 5's practice room due to the gym being shut down.

star 9.53
40 votes
Directors: David DeLuise
Writers: Bill Martin & Mike Schiff
How to Rock a Secret Agent

#4 - How to Rock a Secret Agent

Season 1 - Episode 9 - Aired Mar 31, 2012

Kacey is determined to outshine Molly at the school dance. She sends Stevie undercover to find out what Molly will be wearing, but when Stevie realizes she's being used, she comes up with a plan of her own. Meanwhile, the boys have a bet; whoever doesn't get a date to the dance has to wear a dress to it. After Zander slips up and a girl turns him down and goes with Kevin, he is devistated. Kacey goes to the dance with Nelson to make Zander wear a dress. Stevie goes back to Gravity 5, and Grace is once again the second Perf. At the dance it turns out that Stevie had planned to have Kacey and Molly wear the same dress, which works. Unfortunatly, Zander is also wearing the same dress.

star 9.50
40 votes
Writers: David Sacks
How to Rock a Lunch Table

#5 - How to Rock a Lunch Table

Season 1 - Episode 10 - Aired Apr 7, 2012

Kacey misses sitting at her old lunch table and will stop at nothing to take it back from The Perfs. Meanwhile, Kevin and Nelson lead a protest against the lunch ladies, who turn all of their favorites foods into gross stews

star 9.45
42 votes
Writers: Steven James Meyer
How to Rock Christmas

#6 - How to Rock Christmas

Season 1 - Episode 26 - Aired Dec 8, 2012

Gravity 5 gets locked inside the mall on the night before Christmas, and as if things weren’t bad enough for Kacey, Molly is locked in with them; in a special Christmas celebration, the entire cast sings their rendition of Deck the Halls.

star 9.25
4 votes
Directors: Neal Israel
Writers: David Sacks
How to Rock a Statue

#7 - How to Rock a Statue

Season 1 - Episode 4 - Aired Feb 18, 2012

Kacey must find a way to replace Zander's entry for the school art contest after she accidentally breaks it.

star 9.24
41 votes
Directors: Rich Correll
Writers: Erica Spates & Sam Littenberg-Weisberg
How to Rock a Love Song

#8 - How to Rock a Love Song

Season 1 - Episode 15 - Aired Jun 30, 2012

Zander gets very secretive about a love song he's writing, so Kacey and Stevie peek at his lyrics and jump to conclusions about who inspired him to write the song.

star 9.00
4 votes
Directors: Sean Lambert
Writers: David Sacks
How to Rock a Fashion Victim

#9 - How to Rock a Fashion Victim

Season 1 - Episode 23 - Aired Nov 3, 2012

Kacey is used to being great at everything, but when she has to design her own clothing line as part of a competition to win an internship with a famous designer, she doesn't rock the competition as much as she had hoped. Meanwhile, Kevin opens a mobile bistro at lunch time with Nelson and Zander after being fed up with the school's nasty lunches.

star 9.00
4 votes
Directors: Sean Lambert
Writers: Bill Martin & Mike Schiff
How to Rock a Singing Telegram

#10 - How to Rock a Singing Telegram

Season 1 - Episode 18 - Aired Sep 22, 2012

Stevie is too shy to ask her crush to the school dance so Kacey asks him for her through a singing telegram and gets an unexpected response. Zander, Kevin and Nelson are all assigned telegrams that wildly backfire.

star 8.97
33 votes
Directors: Adam Weissman
Writers: David Sacks
How to Rock a Basketball Team

#11 - How to Rock a Basketball Team

Season 1 - Episode 14 - Aired May 5, 2012

In this episode, every kid at Brewster High is required to join a sports team. Kacey reluctantly joins Stevie's basketball team, only to discover she's pretty good. But Kacey's drive to win puts their friendship to the test! Meanwhile, Nelson creates a snacking machine for him, Kevin, and Zander, to feed them snacks without getting up or moving. When the guys accidentally set it on warp speed, Nelson and the guys are forced to destroy it.

star 8.80
5 votes
Directors: Adam Weissman
Writers: Nina Bargiel
How to Rock Camping

#12 - How to Rock Camping

Season 1 - Episode 22 - Aired Oct 27, 2012

The kids embark on a school camping trip, and Grace steps up and takes on an authoritative role.

star 8.40
5 votes
Directors: Shannon Flynn
Writers: Erica Spates Sam & Littenberg-Weisberg
How to Rock a Tennis Ball

#13 - How to Rock a Tennis Ball

Season 1 - Episode 25 - Aired Dec 1, 2012

Mr. March's beloved tennis ball gets ruined while Kacey is manning his flea-market booth, so she enlists her band and the Perfs to help her find a replacement for it.

star 8.33
3 votes
Directors: Sheldon Epps
Writers: David Sacks
How to Rock an Election

#14 - How to Rock an Election

Season 1 - Episode 6 - Aired Mar 3, 2012

Kacey runs for class president but must make a decision when Kevin also runs for the office. She also tries to get Big Time Rush to perform for a school dance.

star 8.32
73 votes
Directors: Adam Weissman
Writers: Bill Martin & Mike Schiff
How to Rock a Music Video

#15 - How to Rock a Music Video

Season 1 - Episode 5 - Aired Feb 25, 2012

The band works to create a music video that will top the one done by the Perfs.

star 8.31
72 votes
Writers: Lena Waithe, Yamara Taylor
How to Rock a Messy Bet

#16 - How to Rock a Messy Bet

Season 1 - Episode 2 - Aired Feb 4, 2012

Who's going to clean up the band's crib? They make bets to see who can hold out the longest from their favorite things.

star 8.30
77 votes
Writers: Nina Bargiel
How to Rock a Uniform

#17 - How to Rock a Uniform

Season 1 - Episode 24 - Aired Nov 10, 2012

The principal imposes a new school-uniform policy in response to Kacey and Molly's intense fashion rivalry, and the girls must join forces to get it overthrown.

star 7.75
4 votes
Directors: Shannon Flynn
Writers: Bill Martin & Mike Schiff
How to Rock Cee Lo (2)

#18 - How to Rock Cee Lo (2)

Season 1 - Episode 17 - Aired Aug 18, 2012

The Perfs have front row seats for a Cee Lo Green concert; Gravity 5 can't get tickets. Masquerading as arena employees, Gravity 5 sneaks into the concert through the back way, but when security catches on, they have to run for their lives. Cee Lo Green decides he wants Gravity 5 to tour with him. But there's a misunderstanding - the star only wants Kacey. Gravity 5 is happy for Kacey, but the Battle of the Bands is approaching and now they have no singer.

star 7.67
3 votes
Writers: David M. Israel
How to Rock Braces and Glasses

#19 - How to Rock Braces and Glasses

Season 1 - Episode 1 - Aired Feb 4, 2012

After getting braces and glasses, Kacey Simon falls from the popular group. She forges unlikely friendships with the members of the band Gravity 4 featuring Stevie, Zander, Kevin and Nelson. As lead singer, Kacey takes the newly renamed Gravity 5's musical success to new heights while igniting a musical rivalry with The Perfs featuring her former best friends and fellow performers, Molly and Grace.

star 7.57
54 votes
Writers: Jim O'Doherty
How to Rock a Halloween

#20 - How to Rock a Halloween

Season 1 - Episode 13 - Aired Apr 28, 2012

Kacey gets invited to different activities on Halloween and can't decide what to do, and then she has a wacky dream in which her friends are vampires and werewolves.

star 7.43
7 votes
Directors: Rich Correll
Writers: Nina Bargiel
How to Rock a Guest List

#21 - How to Rock a Guest List

Season 1 - Episode 3 - Aired Feb 11, 2012

Kacey feels pressure to fit in when she gets the band invited to a popular boy's party.

star 7.40
43 votes
Directors: Rich Correll
Writers: Bill Martin & Mike Schiff
How to Rock a Part-Time Job

#22 - How to Rock a Part-Time Job

Season 1 - Episode 12 - Aired Apr 21, 2012

Kacey gives away too many smoothies at her part-time job, getting herself and Stevie fired.

star 7.21
38 votes
Writers: David Sacks
How to Rock a Yearbook

#23 - How to Rock a Yearbook

Season 1 - Episode 19 - Aired Sep 29, 2012

Gravity 5 tries to get their own yearbook page, just like The Perfs have. The Perfs, of course, are two steps ahead.

star 6.00
30 votes
Writers: David Sacks
How to Rock a Good Deed

#24 - How to Rock a Good Deed

Season 1 - Episode 21 - Aired Oct 20, 2012

The Perfs' volunteer project gets more attention than Gravity 5's, causing Kacey to use a foot injury to her benefit.

star 5.26
34 votes
Directors: David DeLuise
Writers: Bill Martin & Mike Schiff
How to Rock a High School Sensation

#25 - How to Rock a High School Sensation

Season 1 - Episode 20 - Aired Oct 13, 2012

Gravity 5 and the Perfs make an audition tape for a TV show; Kevin tries to track down a TV host after he forgets to mail the group's audition tape.

star 4.50
2 votes
Directors: Sheldon Epps
Writers: Nina Bargiel