The BEST Episodes of Schooled

Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!

Last Updated: Oct 7, 2021

Network: ABC (US)

A spinoff of The Goldbergs set in the 1990s that follows Lainey and the faculty of William Penn Academy who, despite their eccentricities and crazy personal lives, are heroes to their students.

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Moving On

#1 - Moving On

Season 2 - Episode 15 - Aired Feb 19, 2020

Wilma steps in to help CB move on from Lainey with help from Coach Mellor, while Lainey learns she has unresolved issues from her past when mentoring a student.

star 7.79
115 votes
Directors: Christine Lakin
Writers: Emily Ann Brandstetter
Titanic Love

#2 - Titanic Love

Season 2 - Episode 13 - Aired Jan 29, 2020

The hit film has love on everyone's brain, and Lainey has a realization about CB. Meanwhile, Principal Glascott uses the season's bad football team to teach Coach Mellor how to be both a good winner and a good loser.

star 7.76
123 votes
Writers: Adam F. Goldberg, Tom Hertz
Darth Mellor

#3 - Darth Mellor

Season 1 - Episode 9 - Aired Mar 20, 2019

Lainey encourages Glascott to trust his niece and let her get her driver's license, only to find Felicia isn't trustworthy. CB and the student "Star Wars" club bring Mellor along to the premiere of "The Phantom Menace," but Mellor's thoughts on the movie cause the club to dissolve.

star 7.76
214 votes
Writers: Adam F. Goldberg, Andrew Secunda, Chris Bishop
The Rudy-ing of Toby Murphy

#4 - The Rudy-ing of Toby Murphy

Season 2 - Episode 3 - Aired Oct 9, 2019

Coach's attempt to help student Toby Murphy feel better like in the movie "Rudy"in an attempt to score with his hot aunt backfires when Toby finds out it was all a lie. Meanwhile, Lainey tries to bond with new teacher Wilma to replace her friendship with Erica Goldberg.

star 7.68
135 votes
Writers: Vijal Patel

#5 - FeMellor

Season 2 - Episode 12 - Aired Jan 22, 2020

Principal Glascott and Lainey struggle to agree on what is an appropriate dress code. Coach Mellor struggles with his relationship with Julie because she doesn't enjoy sports like he does.

star 7.68
115 votes
Writers: Tom Hertz, Vanessa McCarthy
CB Likes Lainey

#6 - CB Likes Lainey

Season 1 - Episode 12 - Aired May 1, 2019

When CB finally gets the courage to tell Lainey that he has feelings for her, Barry derails his plans; Glascott discovers that he can't make all of the teachers like each other after his plan with the school's staff goes awry.

star 7.67
168 votes
Writers: Jonathan M. Howard, Peter Dirksen
The Pokemon Society

#7 - The Pokemon Society

Season 2 - Episode 9 - Aired Dec 4, 2019

Learning he's not into baseball cards, Coach Mellor encourages Toby to be competitive in CB's Pokemon Club and becomes an overbearing sports-type father. Meanwhile, Lainey supplements her salary as a teacher by working at the local video store and learns an important lesson.

star 7.66
129 votes
Directors: Christine Lakin
Writers: Donielle Muransky
Boy Bands

#8 - Boy Bands

Season 2 - Episode 11 - Aired Jan 15, 2020

Wilma encourages Ronnie to pursue his dreams of being in a boy band but goes too far when a music video gets out for all of William Penn to see. Meanwhile, the school hires Aunt Julie as the new school nurse which quickly affects her relationship with Coach Mellor.

star 7.65
125 votes
Directors: Lea Thompson
Writers: Matt Edsall
Dr. Barry

#9 - Dr. Barry

Season 1 - Episode 13 - Aired May 8, 2019

After initially trying to sabotage him, C.B. works with Barry and the JTP to help him win back Lainey's heart. Meanwhile, Glascott faces removal as principal after a prank damages William Penn Academy.

star 7.63
178 votes
Writers: Adam F. Goldberg, Marc Firek
Lainey and Erica's High School Reunion

#10 - Lainey and Erica's High School Reunion

Season 1 - Episode 8 - Aired Mar 13, 2019

When her high school reunion is held at William Penn, Lainey tries to hide her teaching job from old classmates, pulling a "Romy and Michele" lie with the help of Erica Goldberg (Hayley Orrantia) and CB. Meanwhile, Mellor's distraught to learn his star athlete alum, Ruben Amaro Jr. (Niko Guardado), sees Glascott as more of a mentor than Mellor

star 7.63
221 votes
Writers: Adam F. Goldberg, Chris Bishop, Jimmy Mosqueda, Matt Edsall, Vanessa Mancos
Rock Star

#11 - Rock Star

Season 2 - Episode 16 - Aired Mar 18, 2020

While preparing students for the school's show choir, Lainey realizes Wilma might be a better singer than her and gets competitive; Coach Mellor and Aunt Julie fight over how to parent Toby.

star 7.60
124 votes
Writers: Kerri Doherty
Principal for a Day

#12 - Principal for a Day

Season 2 - Episode 19 - Aired Apr 15, 2020

Coach Mellor deals with jealousy issues after learning that Julie is friends with a handsome doctor. Meanwhile, Glascott appoints CB to be substitute principal after his surgery, but needs Lainey to solve a problem with the mean girls of William Penn that he can't.

star 7.59
98 votes
Directors: Lea Thompson
Writers: Matt Edsall
Singled Out

#13 - Singled Out

Season 2 - Episode 14 - Aired Feb 12, 2020

In honor of Valentine's Day, Principal Glascott throws a "dating game" based on the show "Singled Out" where Lainey uses the opportunity to figure out her feelings. Meanwhile, Felicia is having body-image issues and Coach Mellor throws a workout camp to help her self-esteem.

star 7.59
115 votes
Writers: Andrew Secunda, Vijal Patel
Beanie Babies

#14 - Beanie Babies

Season 2 - Episode 10 - Aired Dec 11, 2019

CB hopes getting Lainey a Beanie Baby for Christmas will show his true feelings for her, but it doesn't go as planned. Meanwhile, Principal Glascott tries to convince Felicia that she needs to participate and sing a song in a Kwanza play he has written for the students.

star 7.56
115 votes
Writers: Jonathan M. Howard, Matt Edsall, Peter Dirksen
Be Like Mike

#15 - Be Like Mike

Season 1 - Episode 1 - Aired Jan 9, 2019

It's 1990-something, and since Lainey still hasn't achieved rock ‘n' roll greatness, she returns to William Penn Academy as the new music teacher. Lainey has a hard time adjusting to being an authority figure, but she realizes she might not be so bad at it when she discovers a kindred spirit in Principal Glascott's niece, Felicia. Meanwhile, Coach Mellor struggles with Michael Jordan's influence on modern-day basketball.

star 7.54
362 votes
Writers: Marc Firek
I'll Be There For You

#16 - I'll Be There For You

Season 2 - Episode 2 - Aired Oct 2, 2019

Lainey has high hopes for Coach Mellor's love life. Principal Glascott isn't sure how to handle difficult librarian Dr. Ness.

star 7.53
147 votes
Writers: Adam F. Goldberg, Vanessa McCarthy
Money for RENT

#17 - Money for RENT

Season 1 - Episode 5 - Aired Feb 13, 2019

After Mellor tells Lainey that sports are king at William Penn, she sets out to put on the Broadway hit musical "Rent" to show Mellor the arts are just as important as athletics. Meanwhile, Glascott and CB struggle to modernize the school's outdated boy's health education program.

star 7.53
226 votes
Writers: Adam F. Goldberg, Chris Bishop
Lainey's Mom

#18 - Lainey's Mom

Season 2 - Episode 18 - Aired Apr 1, 2020

With some encouragement from Coach Mellor, Lainey reunites with her mother. While inspired by the film "Good Will Hunting," Wilma adds a new, unorthodox addition to the robotics club.

star 7.53
114 votes
Writers: Lisa K. Nelson

#19 - Friendsgiving

Season 2 - Episode 8 - Aired Nov 20, 2019

CB celebrates Thanksgiving by having all of William Penn rally around him after a cooking incident at his house, while the alumni faculty football game brings out the competitive sides of Wilma and Coach Mellor.

star 7.52
123 votes
Rock for Jocks

#20 - Rock for Jocks

Season 1 - Episode 6 - Aired Feb 20, 2019

When Lainey starts to teach the easy A course for jocks, Coach Mellor challenges her to expect more from his athletes. After CB points out Felicia needs to beef up her resume for college, Glascott bribes his niece to run for class president

star 7.52
207 votes
Writers: Jonathan M. Howard, Peter Dirksen
CB Saves the Planet

#21 - CB Saves the Planet

Season 2 - Episode 20 - Aired Apr 22, 2020

Smitten with environmental consultant Paloma, who was hired to oversee William Penn's Earth Day activities, CB's feelings may change when he learns she wants to stop an important construction project at the school. Meanwhile, Wilma gets a surprise after convincing Lainey that yearbook superlatives are not important.

star 7.51
106 votes
Writers: Jonathan M. Howard, Peter Dirksen
Run, Rick, Run

#22 - Run, Rick, Run

Season 2 - Episode 6 - Aired Oct 30, 2019

Coach Mellor is excited to celebrate Halloween in a couple's costume with Julie, but his plan might be derailed by Principal Glascott's faculty-parent dating rules. Meanwhile, CB uses "The Blair Witch Project" to attempt to scare the students into not tormenting each other during the school's annual Halloween parade

star 7.51
138 votes
Writers: Adam F. Goldberg
There's No Fighting in Fight Club

#23 - There's No Fighting in Fight Club

Season 1 - Episode 10 - Aired Apr 3, 2019

As the new cheer coach, Lainey wants to bring the William Penn cheer team to competitions, but she runs into push-back from Mellor and the football team. C.B. and Glascott create a special kind of club.

star 7.49
185 votes
Directors: Lea Thompson
Writers: Andrew Secunda
Glascott Mascot

#24 - Glascott Mascot

Season 1 - Episode 11 - Aired Apr 10, 2019

Lainey and CB encourage a rebellious student radio club until a rogue DJ starts spreading rumors about them. Mellor takes umbrage when Glascott tries to change the school's mascot, so as a result, Mellor tries to get the school on board with a competing mascot.

star 7.47
180 votes
Directors: Richie Keen
Writers: Vanessa McCarthy
Dangerous Minds

#25 - Dangerous Minds

Season 2 - Episode 1 - Aired Sep 25, 2019

Lainey is excited to be back to work, but Mellor warns her that being a pal to her students is not a good idea; Principal Glascott introduces the newest science teacher to the faculty, but CB is skeptical of her no-nonsense approach.

star 7.46
162 votes
Writers: Andrew Secunda