The BEST Episodes of Schooled

Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!

Last Updated: Mar 19, 2020

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.

Darth Mellor

#1 - 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 7.72
202 votes
Writers: Adam F. Goldberg, Andrew Secunda, Chris Bishop
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 7.70
97 votes
Writers: Adam F. Goldberg, Tom Hertz
The Pokémon Society

#3 - The Pokémon 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 7.70
107 votes
Directors: Christine Lakin
Writers: Donielle Muransky
FeMellor

#4 - 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 7.70
93 votes
Writers: Tom Hertz, Vanessa McCarthy
Moving On

#5 - 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 7.68
84 votes
Directors: Christine Lakin
Writers: Emily Ann Brandstetter
Rock Star

#6 - 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 7.67
6 votes
Writers: Kerri Doherty
Dr. Barry

#7 - 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 7.65
164 votes
Writers: Adam F. Goldberg, Marc Firek
CB Likes Lainey

#8 - 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 7.65
158 votes
Writers: Jonathan M. Howard, Peter Dirksen
Lainey and Erica's High School Reunion

#9 - 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 7.60
208 votes
Writers: Adam F. Goldberg, Chris Bishop, Jimmy Mosqueda, Matt Edsall, Vanessa Mancos
The Rudy-ing of Toby Murphy

#10 - 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 7.59
119 votes
Writers: Vijal Patel
Boy Bands

#11 - 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 7.57
100 votes
Directors: Lea Thompson
Writers: Matt Edsall
Be Like Mike

#12 - 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 7.56
344 votes
Writers: Marc Firek
I'll Be There for You

#13 - 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
129 votes
Writers: Adam F. Goldberg, Vanessa McCarthy
Friendsgiving

#14 - 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
106 votes
Singled Out

#15 - 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 7.52
83 votes
Writers: Andrew Secunda, Vijal Patel
Money for RENT

#16 - 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 7.50
218 votes
Writers: Adam F. Goldberg, Chris Bishop
Glascott Mascot

#17 - 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 7.50
170 votes
Directors: Richie Keen
Writers: Vanessa McCarthy
Beanie Babies

#18 - 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 7.50
92 votes
Writers: Jonathan M. Howard, Matt Edsall, Peter Dirksen
Rock for Jocks

#19 - 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 7.50
200 votes
Writers: Jonathan M. Howard, Peter Dirksen
Run, Rick, Run

#20 - 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 7.47
116 votes
Writers: Adam F. Goldberg
Hakuna Matata

#21 - Hakuna Matata

Season 2 - Episode 7 - Aired Nov 6, 2019

Coming off the musical success of "Rent" last year, Lainey is asked to direct a school production of "The Lion King," but she fears she can't top herself. Meanwhile, Coach Mellor's athletic records may soon be broken, so he must find a way to keep his name in the spotlight.

star 7.43
112 votes
Directors: Christine Lakin
Writers: Adam F. Goldberg, Vanessa McCarthy
Dangerous Minds

#22 - 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 7.42
144 votes
Writers: Andrew Secunda
I, Mellor

#23 - I, Mellor

Season 1 - Episode 4 - Aired Jan 30, 2019

Coach Mellor is cracking down on cheating, which leads him to take on the failing mathletes for the upcoming Math Olympiad. Meanwhile, Lainey helps CB deal with a challenging student.

star 7.42
234 votes
Writers: Andrew Secunda
There's No Fighting in Fight Club

#24 - 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 7.42
172 votes
Directors: Lea Thompson
Writers: Andrew Secunda
Kick Like A Girl

#25 - Kick Like A Girl

Season 2 - Episode 4 - Aired Oct 16, 2019

Hoping to improve the football team's chances at winning the title, Coach Mellor and Principal Glascott recruit star soccer player Felicia to kick field goals. But soon, she is treated like one of the guys, which affects her relationship with fellow player Reza. Meanwhile, CB chaperones an overnight ski trip and hopes to get in some quality time with Lainey but is constantly thwarted by socially awkward Tom Scott.

star 7.38
132 votes
Writers: Jonathan M. Howard, Peter Dirksen