The BEST Episodes of Saved by the Bell: The New Class

Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!

Last Updated: May 23, 2020

Network: NBC

A new group of students are now making their way through the halls of Bayside High School. Mr. Belding is still the principal, and Screech is now his assistant.

Don't Follow the Leader

#1 - Don't Follow the Leader

Season 7 - Episode 7 - Aired Oct 30, 1999

Katie, Nicky and Eric are talked into cheating.

star 9.00
1 votes
Belding's Baby

#2 - Belding's Baby

Season 1 - Episode 8 - Aired Oct 30, 1993

Scott volunteers to babysit for Mr. Belding's son Zack. In order to impress a girl (Ashley), he offers up little Zack for a child modeling job.

star 7.75
4 votes
Directors: Don Barnhart
Writers: Brett Dewey, Ronald B. Solomon
Swap Meet

#3 - Swap Meet

Season 1 - Episode 10 - Aired Nov 13, 1993

Weasel finds out he has a rare misprinted version of a comic book that is very valuable. After he sells it, Scott tries to get it back so he can sell it himself, buy concert tickets, and take out a pretty new girl, Rachel.

star 7.50
4 votes
Directors: Don Barnhart
Writers: Rob Hammersley, Todd J. Greenwald
A Kicking Weasel

#4 - A Kicking Weasel

Season 1 - Episode 3 - Aired Sep 25, 1993

Fed up with being laughed at by the football team, Weasel kicks the soccer net and gets a chance to be on the football team. Scott fixes Megan, Lindsay and Vicki's battle for a single varsity cheerleading spot.

star 7.40
5 votes
Directors: Don Barnhart
Writers: Carl Kurlander
Love Is on the Air

#5 - Love Is on the Air

Season 1 - Episode 5 - Aired Oct 9, 1993

Scott signs up to get on the air at the school's radio station, hoping to attract the girls. But they all ignore him when they hear Weasel, who is giving advice on love and romance under the name ""Dr. Luv.""

star 7.40
5 votes
Directors: Don Barnhart
Writers: Carl Kurlander
Homecoming King

#6 - Homecoming King

Season 1 - Episode 7 - Aired Oct 23, 1993

Chad Westerfield, who has his eye on Megan, and Lindsay are leading candidates for Homecoming King and Queen.

star 7.40
5 votes
Directors: Don Barnhart
Writers: Carl Kurlander
George Washington Kissed Here

#7 - George Washington Kissed Here

Season 1 - Episode 6 - Aired Oct 16, 1993

Scott wants Lindsay to play Martha to his George Washington in the school play about the American Revolution, but Tommy D and Vicki are not too happy about the idea.

star 7.00
5 votes
Directors: Don Barnhart
Writers: Bennett Tramer
The Return of Screech

#8 - The Return of Screech

Season 2 - Episode 1 - Aired Sep 10, 1994

Former Bayside High pupil and current college student Samuel ""Screech"" Powers returns to his alma mater as an administrative assistant to Mr. Belding. A new student from Switzerland, Brian Keller, is attracted to Rachel. Rachel ruins her mom's $700 jacket and the gang helps her come up with a plan to replace it, a plan which makes Screech an unwitting participant.

star 7.00
5 votes
Directors: Don Barnhart
Writers: Bennett Tramer
Goodbye Bayside (1)

#9 - Goodbye Bayside (1)

Season 2 - Episode 24 - Aired Dec 24, 1994

Bayside's 40th birthday celebration is in full swing. Bobby is running for homecoming ""king"" against Rachel, who's running for queen. A millionaire alumnus, J. Walter McMillan, comes to tour the school. He plans to buy Bayside and tear it down for condo construction. The gang are all reassigned to different schools. Screech's work program will come to an end and Mr. Belding will be looking for a job. Screech and the kids resolve to stop McMillan. Screech disguises himself as attorneys for both sides and the gang chain themselves to lockers, but nothing works. The school is slated to be destroyed after the prom.

star 7.00
1 votes
Directors: Don Barnhart
Writers: Jeffrey J. Sachs, Robert Jayson
Belding's Prize

#10 - Belding's Prize

Season 2 - Episode 25 - Aired Dec 31, 1994

Screech forgets to mail in Mr. Belding's application to join a prestigious society of principals, so he enlists the help of James the actor to convince Mr. B that he's been accepted. Also, the gang tries to buy the one millionth burger served at the Max so they can win tickets to the MTV Music Awards.

star 7.00
1 votes
Directors: Don Barnhart
Writers: Jeffrey J. Sachs, Robert Jayson
Goodbye Bayside (2)

#11 - Goodbye Bayside (2)

Season 2 - Episode 26 - Aired Dec 31, 1994

The students are depressed about Bayside's closing and can't get very excited about the prom. Mr. McMillan shows up and says he now plans to tear down the school even before the prom is held. Desperate to stop him, Rachel is disguised as ""Nurse McGillicuddy"" and the kids fake an outbreak of ""Swiss measles,"" for which a phony quarantine is set up. The prom is back on. The gang finds out that Mr. McMillan was a lonely guy at Bayside, with only one friend, a girl named Sandy Bennett. They locate Ms. Bennett but she can't come to Bayside's 40th prom because of a previous engagement with her nephew. The prom has a 1959 theme. Former Bayside High students Lisa Turtle and A.C. Slater show up, then Zack Morris arrives with Ms. Bennett, who it turns out is his aunt. McMillan is reunited with his old friend and she convinces him to abandon his plans to tear down Bayside.

star 7.00
1 votes
Directors: Don Barnhart
Writers: Benett Tramer
Running the Max

#12 - Running the Max

Season 1 - Episode 13 - Aired Dec 4, 1993

As a class project, some of the Bayside students try their hand at operating the Max, but they nearly run it out of business. Then Scott takes over the management, much to Vicki's happiness.

star 6.67
3 votes
Directors: Don Barnhart
Writers: Rob Hammersley, Todd J. Greenwald
Home Shopping

#13 - Home Shopping

Season 1 - Episode 4 - Aired Oct 2, 1993

Just before exams, Scott leads the gang on a venture marketing a so-called memory-enhancing drug on a local cable access channel, calling their show the ""Bayside Shopping Network.""

star 6.60
5 votes
Directors: Don Barnhart
Writers: Jeffrey J. Sachs, Robert Jayson
Weasel Love

#14 - Weasel Love

Season 1 - Episode 11 - Aired Nov 20, 1993

Weasel's pen-pal Natalie comes to Bayside and joins the band, as do Scott and Tommy D, hoping to win a trip.

star 6.50
2 votes
Writers: Jeffrey J. Sachs, Robert Jayson
Tommy A

#15 - Tommy A

Season 1 - Episode 12 - Aired Nov 27, 1993

In order to get a car from his father, Tommy D must receive an ""A"" in either physics or speech. The gang pitches in to help him succeed at this seemingly impossible task. Also, Megan finds herself acting like an airhead over a boy.

star 6.50
2 votes
Directors: Don Barnhart
Writers: Bennett Tramer
Let the Games Begin

#16 - Let the Games Begin

Season 2 - Episode 3 - Aired Sep 17, 1994

The annual competition pitting the staff of Pacific Palisades Country Club against Mr. Harrington and the guests is coming up. Mr. Belding injures himself, so Screech must take his place in a golf match against Harrington, who is determined to win at all costs. Lindsay and Megan have to teach Tommy D to swim so he can fill a spot on the relay team. Also, Brian has to find a way to convince Rachel to stay at the Club after she learns her college boyfriend, David, won't be coming out for the summer.

star 6.50
4 votes
Directors: Don Barnhart
Writers: Rob Hammersley, Todd J. Greenwald
The Date Lottery

#17 - The Date Lottery

Season 1 - Episode 1 - Aired Sep 11, 1993

It's been years since Zack, Screech, Slater, Jessie, Kelly and Lisa left Bayside High. Now some new students have arrived--Scott, Weasel, Tommy D., Megan, Lindsay and Vicki. In this first episode, a date auction is held to raise money, but new transfer student Scott Erickson from Valley High persuades Weasel to hack into the computer to switch the date names.

star 6.33
9 votes
Directors: Don Barnhart
Writers: Bennett Tramer
Good-bye Megan

#18 - Good-bye Megan

Season 1 - Episode 9 - Aired Nov 6, 1993

Megan's father, Judge Jones, wants his daughter to leave Bayside High and enroll in a private school.

star 6.00
4 votes
Directors: Don Barnhart
Writers: Jeffrey J. Sachs, Robert Jayson
All Play and No Work

#19 - All Play and No Work

Season 2 - Episode 2 - Aired Sep 10, 1994

Mr. Belding and Screech are summer managers at the Palisades Hills Country Club. Screech promptly hires the gang from Bayside to work there for the summer, and they just as promptly incur the wrath of Mr. Harrington, the club's manager. Screech falls for Mr. Harrington's daughter Alison.

star 6.00
4 votes
Directors: Don Barnhart
Writers: Bennett Tramer
Drinking 101

#20 - Drinking 101

Season 2 - Episode 20 - Aired Nov 19, 1994

Mr. Belding leads the kids on a school-sponsored skiing trip. When they get to the lodge, Brian is more interested in hitting the slopes than being with Rachel, and Lindsay meets a college guy she's attracted to. The girls are invited to a frat party, and they go. While there, Lindsay is offered a beer and ends up drinking too much. The boys come looking for the girls and Tommy D starts drinking also. He and a girl he met take off on a snowmobile.

star 6.00
1 votes
Directors: Don Barnhart
Writers: Carl Kurlander
To Cheat or Not to Cheat

#21 - To Cheat or Not to Cheat

Season 2 - Episode 22 - Aired Dec 3, 1994

Rachel must get a ""B"" on a test or she can't go to the Bayside Ball with Brian. Brian sees a copy of the test and tells Rachel what she should study. She makes the ""B,"" but now she thinks she doesn't have to work hard for good grades. Also, Mr. B is doing a performance evaluation of Screech. Screech enlists the kids to help him look good, but his plans keep backfiring.

star 6.00
1 votes
Directors: Don Barnhart
Writers: Alan Eisenstock, Larry Mintz
Driving School

#22 - Driving School

Season 3 - Episode 3 - Aired Sep 16, 1995

Maria is getting a car for her 16th birthday, but she's failing Driver's Education. She pleads with Screech to pass her, and he agrees against his better judgment. Meanwhile Ryan needs a car to compete with Tommy for Lindsay. He gets the idea of pooling money to buy one and he recruits Rachel, R.J. and various nerds, jocks and band members to join in with him. When he's still $600 short, he gets a rich kid named Arthur to go in on the deal by using Rachel as bait. Rachel can't stand Arthur and gets mad at the boys for using her. Later, Maria is out driving with her friends when she hits Mr. Belding's parked car. Ryan and the gang use their money to buy an identical car while Mr. B's is being fixed. But the other partners show up and demand to have their turn in the new car. When Mr. Belding shows up and sees all the students piled into what he thinks is his car, he demands to know what's going on. Maria and Screech both own up to their mistakes.

star 6.00
1 votes
Directors: Don Barnhart
Writers: Jeffrey J. Sachs
Stealing Screech

#23 - Stealing Screech

Season 4 - Episode 24 - Aired Nov 23, 1996

Screech must decide whether he can leave break his attachment to Bayside with all its memories and people he loves for a better paying job offered to him by Valley High's Mr. Huffington.

star 6.00
1 votes
Directors: Don Barnhart
Writers: Bennett Tramer
Desperately Seeking Work

#24 - Desperately Seeking Work

Season 5 - Episode 1 - Aired Sep 13, 1997

Everyone except for Ryan has found a job for the upcoming school year. Ryan finally gets a job at the computer store with Nicky until Nicky fires him. With Rachel in Boston, Maria feels left out when Katie starts hanging out with new student Liz Miller. The Max is revamped and now re-opened for business. Katie is desperate to find a job, even if it means lying on a resume which leads her into trouble.

star 6.00
1 votes
Writers: Brett Dewey, Perry Dance
Suddenly Ryan

#25 - Suddenly Ryan

Season 5 - Episode 2 - Aired Sep 13, 1997

Ryan has to deal with Rachel staying in Boston and later breaking up with him. Liz is bothered by Maria and Katie constantly comparing her to Rachel.

star 6.00
1 votes
Directors: Miguel Higuera
Writers: Bennett Tramer