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Season 1 Episode Guide

Season 1

26 Episodes 2023 - 0

Episode 1

New School, New Start

Mon, Jun 5, 2023 30 mins

On the first day of middle school, Lydia and Julie's big plans to become the most popular girls in school are thwarted when Addison effortlessly steals the limelight. Lydia and Julie hypothesize that it's Addison's clothes that make her popular.

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Episode 2

Teamwork Makes the Scene Work

Mon, Apr 17, 2023 30 mins

Lydia goes head-to-head in an acting competition against her lifelong rival, Sage.

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Episode 3

My Art Will Go On

Mon, Apr 24, 2023 30 mins

Julie joins the Art Club to befriend a cool art kid but ends up being challenged to make her art more personal; Lydia's goal to make Julie the star of the school art show puts the girls on a collision course.

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Episode 4

Hike A Pose

Mon, May 1, 2023 30 mins

Lydia and Julie attempt to fake the perfect vacation photo over the long weekend.

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Episode 5

Smells Like Tween Spirit

Mon, May 8, 2023 30 mins

When Julie gets scouted for the field hockey team, the girls realize it's a ticket to popularity. The only problem is Julie is the total opposite of a jock.

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Episode 6

Tears of a Class Clown

Mon, May 15, 2023 30 mins

After being called "Goldbladder" for the millionth time, Lydia decides t take a page from Mike Cavalleri's book and become an insult comic.

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Episode 7

Middle School of Rock

Mon, May 22, 2023 30 mins

After learning Spit Valve's confidence comes from a stint at rock camp, Julie and Lydia sign up for a session together too - rock star status will lead to worldwide popularity.

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Episode 8

Ghost Mortem

Mon, Oct 23, 2023 30 mins

When a new classmate moves into a local haunted house, Lydia and Julie hold a sleepover.

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Episode 9

Trendship Never Ends

Mon, May 29, 2023 30 mins

Lydia and Julie strive to keep up with the latest and greatest trends at their school, but when their parents refuse to pay for it, the girls embark on a journey to earn the money themselves.

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Episode 10

Freaks and Cliques

Mon, Oct 30, 2023 30 mins

Julie catches the attention of the most popular clique at school.

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Episode 11

Balm Squad

Mon, Nov 6, 2023 30 mins

The school's annual skip-a-thon fundraiser pits Lydia and Julie's cliques against one another.

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Episode 12

Friends in Junior High Places

Mon, Nov 13, 2023 30 mins

Lydia volunteers her reluctant clique to be front and center of the upcoming school assembly.

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Episode 13

Pain in the Bat Mitzvah

Mon, Nov 20, 2023 30 mins

Lydia hopes to turn her Bat Mitzvah into the biggest party that Mapleview Middle has ever seen.

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Episode 14

The Athenian Candidate

Mon, Nov 27, 2023 30 mins

As Mapleview elects its school president, Dimitri recruits Julie's help.

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Episode 15

Peer Review

Mon, Mar 11, 2024 30 mins

Halfway through the school year, Lydia and Julie take a deep dive into their research.

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Episode 16

We Gonna Party Like It's Your Earth Day

Mon, Mar 18, 2024 30 mins

Inspired by a video of Greta Thunberg, Lydia sets out to become an eco-activist.

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Episode 17

Skate Expectations

Mon, Mar 25, 2024 30 mins

Julie invites her drag queen dad to perform at Pride week.

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Episode 18


Mon, Apr 1, 2024 30 mins

Lydia and Julie enlist Mapleview's favorite drag queen after the Pride Week headliner withdraws.

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Episode 19

Livin' On A Dare

Mon, Apr 8, 2024 30 mins

Addison effortlessly steals the most popular girl spot from Lydia and Julie.

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Episode 20

A Very Middle School Scandal

Mon, Apr 15, 2024 30 mins

Spit Valve's absence from school becomes a hot topic among the students.

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Episode 21

Odd Squads

30 mins

Mapleview Middle hosts their celebrated treasure hunt.

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Episode 22

Notes on a Vandal

30 mins

After the tyrannical history teacher gives everyone a harsh grade, Lydia fights against the system.

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Episode 23

Personality Test

30 mins

Lydia and Julie take a personality test to see if they have what it takes to be popular.

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Episode 24

Let's Sick Together

30 mins

In a flu-ridden house, Lydia investigates whether the school will notice her absence.

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Episode 25

The Wonderful Wizard of Mapleview - Part 1

30 mins

Julie is determined to rid the yearbook of the controversial "Mapleview People of the Year" page.

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Episode 26

The Wonderful Wizard of Mapleview - Part 2

30 mins

Opening night arrives, but it's not at all what Lydia expected.

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