The BEST episodes of Mr. Iglesias

Every episode of Mr. Iglesias ever, ranked from best to worst by thousands of votes from fans of the show. The best episodes of Mr. Iglesias!

A good-natured high school history teacher tries to help gifted misfit kids at his alma mater, despite the rigid tactics used by a rival bureaucrat Assistant Principal.

Last Updated: 11/27/2022Network:Netflix
The Big Dance
60 votes

#1 - The Big Dance

Season 3 - Episode 5 - Aired 12/8/2020

When his students seem reluctant to attend the holiday dance, Gabe looks for ways to boost their confidence — until he learns what the real issue is.

Academic Decathlon
117 votes

#2 - Academic Decathlon

Season 1 - Episode 10 - Aired 6/21/2019

On the eve of the annual academic competition, Principal Madison, Marisol and Gabe all face tough choices involving loyalty and ambition.

You're Dad to Me
53 votes

#3 - You're Dad to Me

Season 3 - Episode 4 - Aired 12/8/2020

Gabe meddles in Marisol's relationship with her estranged father, and a yoga class unleashes Paula's pent-up feelings over her upcoming college reunion.

Playing Favorites
57 votes

#4 - Playing Favorites

Season 3 - Episode 3 - Aired 12/8/2020

Gabe overcompensates after a parent calls him out for having a favorite student. Tony wheels and deals to inflate his scores on faculty peer reviews.

Watch Now:Amazon
Oh Boy, Danny
117 votes

#5 - Oh Boy, Danny

Season 1 - Episode 9 - Aired 6/21/2019

After falling back under the spell of her two-timing ex, Abby turns to Gabe for support. Marisol declines to participate in the class's college tour.

130 votes

#6 - Bullying

Season 1 - Episode 6 - Aired 6/21/2019

Gabe intervenes when he believes one of his students is being bullied. Meanwhile, new school guidelines regarding inclusive language dismay Marisol.

Teachers' Strike
107 votes

#7 - Teachers' Strike

Season 1 - Episode 8 - Aired 6/21/2019

When a teacher's strike threatens his students' chances in an academic decathlon, Gabe looks for ways to help them without crossing the picket line.

Good Things
59 votes

#8 - Good Things

Season 3 - Episode 2 - Aired 12/8/2020

To counter his students' pessimism about the future, Gabe makes them create vision boards of what they want in life, an assignment he takes to heart.

Watch Now:Amazon
Generation Why
75 votes

#9 - Generation Why

Season 2 - Episode 4 - Aired 6/17/2020

No good deed goes unpunished for Gabe when he champions Marisol's plan to join a district-wide Green Week competition, unaware of the price he'll pay.

Talent Show
121 votes

#10 - Talent Show

Season 1 - Episode 7 - Aired 6/21/2019

To get his class comfortable with being in the spotlight, Gabe persuades them to perform in the school's talent show. The catch? He must perform, too.

Party of One
79 votes

#11 - Party of One

Season 2 - Episode 3 - Aired 6/17/2020

Gabe meddles in Paula's love life when she scores a date with a coach who's a well-known player, while Marisol balks at starring in the school play.

Watch Now:Amazon
Where Art Thou Counselor?
69 votes

#12 - Where Art Thou Counselor?

Season 2 - Episode 6 - Aired 6/17/2020

As Gabe's friends nudge him back into the dating pool, he pushes Paula to hire a new guidance counselor. Mikey worries about kissing Marisol onstage.

Technically Speaking
60 votes

#13 - Technically Speaking

Season 3 - Episode 1 - Aired 12/8/2020

To connect or disconnect? That's the question Gabe asks when his class receives new tablet devices. Mikey tries to overcome his shyness with Marisol.

True Calling
88 votes

#14 - True Calling

Season 2 - Episode 1 - Aired 6/17/2020

Gabe gives his class a college prep pep talk that backfires so spectacularly he begins to question his own career path.

Some Children Left Behind
176 votes

#15 - Some Children Left Behind

Season 1 - Episode 1 - Aired 6/21/2019

On the last day of class before summer break, Gabe learns several of his students are being transferred out of Woodrow Wilson High School.

Watch Now:Amazon
Summer School
164 votes

#16 - Summer School

Season 1 - Episode 2 - Aired 6/21/2019

Told to find an impartial teacher to grade his class's oral reports, Gabe worries when the most morally upstanding member of the faculty volunteers.

Taming the Carlos
77 votes

#17 - Taming the Carlos

Season 2 - Episode 2 - Aired 6/17/2020

Gabe's students encounter a comedy of errors after he encourages them to sign up for Carlos's drama class. Paula urges the staff to try a new bar.

The Wagon
127 votes

#18 - The Wagon

Season 1 - Episode 4 - Aired 6/21/2019

While dealing with the transfer of a star athlete into his class, Gabe experiences an inadvertent stumble on the road to sobriety.

Food for Thought
73 votes

#19 - Food for Thought

Season 2 - Episode 5 - Aired 6/17/2020

Citing cultural appropriation, Marisol goes after Gabe's favorite taco truck. Paula attempts to censor the school's production of "Romeo and Juliet."

Full Hearts, Clear Backpacks
136 votes

#20 - Full Hearts, Clear Backpacks

Season 1 - Episode 3 - Aired 6/21/2019

As part of his new security initiative, Carlos institutes a clear backpack policy that doesn't sit well with Gabe or his students.

Everybody Hates Gabe
123 votes

#21 - Everybody Hates Gabe

Season 1 - Episode 5 - Aired 6/21/2019

Marisol questions Gabe's sense of fair play when a football player seems to receive preferential treatment before Wilson High's big game.

Want to see the rest of the rankings?

Episode Ninja is a small business run by one person.
Pro memberships help fund servers and new feature development!