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Every episode of A.P. Bio ranked from best to worst. Let's dive into the Best Episodes of A.P. Bio!

When disgraced Harvard philosophy scholar Jack Griffin loses out on his dream job, he is forced to return to Toledo, Ohio, and work as a high school Advanced Placement biology teacher.

Genre:Comedy
Networks:NBCPeacock

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The best episode of "A.P. Bio" is "Wednesday Morning, 8AM", rated 8.4/10 from 368 user votes. It was directed by John Solomon and written by Michael Patrick O'Brien. "Wednesday Morning, 8AM" aired on 3/21/2019 and is rated 0.1 point(s) higher than the second highest rated, "Eight Pigs and a Rat".

  • Wednesday Morning, 8AM
    8.4/10 368 votes

    #1 - Wednesday Morning, 8AM

    Season 2 Episode 3 - Aired 2019-03-21

    In the hectic thirty minutes that start every day at Whitlock, Jack tries to retrieve his massage chair from Whitlock's intriguing payroll accountant, Lynette. Durbin and Helen prepare for the morning announcements. Michelle gives a eulogy.

    Director: John Solomon

    Writer: Michael Patrick O'Brien

  • Eight Pigs and a Rat
    8.3/10 382 votes

    #2 - Eight Pigs and a Rat

    Season 1 Episode 11 - Aired 2018-04-19

    When one of Jack's students anonymously reports him for canceling their much-anticipated fetal pig dissection, he sets out to find the snitch. Durbin's chances at Principal of the Year are in jeopardy when the superintendent visits.

    Director: Carrie Brownstein

    Writer: Michael Patrick O'Brien, Zeke Nicholson

  • Melvin
    8.3/10 290 votes

    #3 - Melvin

    Season 2 Episode 6 - Aired 2019-04-11

    Jack's war with his neighbor reaches a turning point when it threatens to ruin a date with Lynette. When the school photographer ups his rate, Durbin takes school pictures into his own hands.

    Director: Katie Locke O'Brien

    Writer: Dan Klein

  • Kinda Sorta
    8.3/10 254 votes

    #4 - Kinda Sorta

    Season 2 Episode 13 - Aired 2019-06-13

    The college fair comes to Whitlock, and Sarika has an offer to Jack: Get her into Harvard, and she’ll get his book into the hands of her publisher aunt. Meanwhile, Stef prepares for a visit from a fling, Helen applies to college, and Durbin tries to cement his legacy. Season finale.

    Director: Trent O'Donnell

    Writer: N/A

  • That That That
    8.3/10 269 votes

    #5 - That That That

    Season 3 Episode 6 - Aired 2020-09-03

    As the school prepares for winter break, Jack tries to record a lecture on Thoreau's transcendentalism as a way into the University of Wisconsin's philosophy department. Frustrated and unable to finish the video, he falls asleep and has nightmares.

    Director: Richie Keen

    Writer: Charlie McCrackin

  • Spectacle
    8.2/10 231 votes

    #6 - Spectacle

    Season 2 Episode 11 - Aired 2019-05-30

    After his computer breaks, Jack rallies his class to win the annual Whitlock's Got Talent competition so the prize money can go towards a new laptop. Helen and Durbin put on their best tuxes to host while Mary, Stef and Michelle prepare a hand-bell routine.

    Director: Carrie Brownstein

    Writer: Amy Hubbs

  • Katie Holmes Day
    8.2/10 238 votes

    #7 - Katie Holmes Day

    Season 3 Episode 8 - Aired 2020-09-03

    While the rest of the town prepares for the celebration of Toledo's annual Katie Holmes Day, Jack and Marissa plot to ruin the holiday pageant.

    Director: Anu Valia

    Writer: Michael Feldman, Debbie Jhoon

  • The Harvard Pen
    8.2/10 160 votes

    #8 - The Harvard Pen

    Season 4 Episode 8 - Aired 2021-09-02

    Jack's students steal his Harvard pen. Principal Durbin fails the superintendent's inspection.

    Director: N/A

    Writer: N/A

  • J'Accuse
    8.1/10 278 votes

    #9 - J'Accuse

    Season 2 Episode 5 - Aired 2019-04-04

    Jack uses Michelle's annual murder mystery party to impress Lynette. Meanwhile, in a moment of desperation, the students break into Whitlock High to steal the A.P. Bio practice exams.

    Director: Andrew DeYoung

    Writer: Michael Patrick O'Brien, Charlie McCrackin

  • Sweet Low Road
    8.1/10 253 votes

    #10 - Sweet Low Road

    Season 2 Episode 8 - Aired 2019-04-25

    When budget cuts threaten to gut Whitlock and put his job in jeopardy, Jack recruits Mary, Stef, and Michelle to take down the Superintendent. Durbin plans an appeal to the heart, while the students plan an appeal to the soul.

    Director: Richie Keen

    Writer: Donick Cary, Emily Cutler

  • Dr. Whoopsie
    8.1/10 261 votes

    #11 - Dr. Whoopsie

    Season 2 Episode 9 - Aired 2019-05-02

    After an embarrassing video of him falling off a stage goes viral, Jack plans a viral video of his own. Durbin, Helen and the teachers track down Whitlock's most notorious litterer: The Sugar Daddy.

    Director: Blake McClure

    Writer: Michael Patrick O'Brien, Rob Klein

  • Ride the Ram
    8.1/10 219 votes

    #12 - Ride the Ram

    Season 2 Episode 12 - Aired 2019-06-13

    It's the most exciting time of the year at Whitlock: Durbin's birthday and Spirit Week. Jack does his best to steer clear of any school spirit as everyone else comes together to take down their hated rivals at Prairie High.

    Director: Michael Patrick O'Brien

    Writer: Michael Patrick O'Brien, John Solomon

  • Gary Meets Dave
    8.1/10 316 votes

    #13 - Gary Meets Dave

    Season 3 Episode 3 - Aired 2020-09-03

    Jack accidentally loses a significant amount of money and it falls in the hands of the students. As Principal Durbin and Helen investigate who stole the money, the students and teachers admit to other wrongdoings.

    Director: Richie Keen

    Writer: Daniel Schofield

  • Sweatpants
    8.1/10 170 votes

    #14 - Sweatpants

    Season 4 Episode 2 - Aired 2021-09-02

    Jack has the students form a fake cult to sabotage Principal Durbin's new school uniforms.

    Director: Katie Locke O'Brien

    Writer: Rob Klein

  • Drenching Dallas
    8.0/10 343 votes

    #15 - Drenching Dallas

    Season 1 Episode 13 - Aired 2018-05-03

    Jack takes interest in a revenge mission on behalf of the kids; Mary, Stef and Michelle believe they've discovered an otherworldly presence.

    Director: Lynn Shelton

    Writer: Jeff Vanderkruik, Michael Patrick O'Brien, Brian Ashburn

  • Nuns
    7.9/10 323 votes

    #16 - Nuns

    Season 2 Episode 2 - Aired 2019-03-14

    As the newly minted driver's education teacher, Jack sets out to get revenge on his mother's church when he discovers the last of her money was used to buy a statue of the Virgin Mary.

    Director: Lynn Shelton

    Writer: John Blickstead, Trey Kollmer

  • Handcuffed
    7.9/10 236 votes

    #17 - Handcuffed

    Season 2 Episode 10 - Aired 2019-05-30

    When he's kicked off his Harvard phone plan, Jack is offered a chance to leapfrog onto Mary's on one condition: He helps her break up with her scuzzy boyfriend. Meanwhile, Anthony becomes Durbin's right-hand man.

    Director: Jennifer Arnold

    Writer: Paula Pell

  • Tons of Rue
    7.9/10 147 votes

    #18 - Tons of Rue

    Season 4 Episode 4 - Aired 2021-09-02

    Jack tries to expose his allegedly reformed deadbeat dad. A witch shakes up the Whitlock High staff.

    Director: N/A

    Writer: N/A

  • Dating Toledoans
    7.8/10 422 votes

    #19 - Dating Toledoans

    Season 1 Episode 5 - Aired 2018-03-08

    Jack reluctantly agrees to go out on the town with Mary, Stef, and Michelle; his superiority complex proves difficult for the women to overcome; principal Durbin feels threatened when Helen fills in for him on the school's morning announcements.

    Director: Ryan Case

    Writer: Aseem Batra

  • Walleye
    7.8/10 327 votes

    #20 - Walleye

    Season 1 Episode 12 - Aired 2018-04-26

    Jack successfully convinces Miles that Devin is his illegitimate son; Durbin, Mary, Stef and Michelle clash on the Sadie Hawkins dance theme.

    Director: Tristram Shapeero

    Writer: Michael Patrick O'Brien, Britt Matt

  • The Perfect Date From Hell
    7.8/10 141 votes

    #21 - The Perfect Date From Hell

    Season 4 Episode 5 - Aired 2021-09-02

    Jack finds out he's his girlfriend's therapy homework. Principal Durbin goes undercover.

    Director: N/A

    Writer: N/A

  • Freakin' Enamored
    7.7/10 398 votes

    #22 - Freakin' Enamored

    Season 1 Episode 6 - Aired 2018-03-15

    When Jack is attracted to a student's mother at a parent-teacher conference, he feigns interest in her son; a group of parents complain to principal Durbin when they notice a piece of controversial student art from Mary's class.

    Director: Oz Rodriguez

    Writer: Shelly Gossman

  • Rosemary's Boyfriend
    7.7/10 371 votes

    #23 - Rosemary's Boyfriend

    Season 1 Episode 9 - Aired 2018-04-05

    Jack is incensed when his dead mom's former lover shows up and suggests they commemorate her birthday. Jack taps his students to help him retaliate, but the students' hands are already full - of crying robot babies. Stef's kindness toward Dale the janitor sends the wrong signals.

    Director: Maggie Carey

    Writer: Michael Patrick O'Brien, Charlie McCrackin

  • Durbin Crashes
    7.7/10 342 votes

    #24 - Durbin Crashes

    Season 1 Episode 10 - Aired 2018-04-12

    When Jack casually gives Durbin some marriage advice, it backfires, gets Durbin kicked out of the house, and Jack takes him in. The A.P. Bio kids tell Jack if they can get Miles' DNA, they'll learn a little biology while pulling off the ultimate revenge.

    Director: Andrew DeYoung

    Writer: Michael Patrick O'Brien, Rob Klein

  • Disgraced
    7.7/10 207 votes

    #25 - Disgraced

    Season 3 Episode 2 - Aired 2020-09-03

    Mr. Pugh plans a field trip for the Toledo chapter of the Ohio Naturalists. When Jack can't write his own book, he agrees to be ghostwrite for popular author Robin Shwank -- only to insert his own chapters into Shwank's book.

    Director: Oz Rodriguez

    Writer: Shelly Gossman