24 August 1979
Cindy decides not to attend the Harvest Ball when Blair intimates that because of her tomboyishness she might be a lesbian.
31 August 1979
Blair fears she will get a reputation for being "easy" because her multiple-divorce' mother is caught flirting with another student's married father.
7 September 1979
Mrs. Garrett considers her ex-husband's proposal of remarriage, but changes her mind when she discovers he is teaching the girls how to gamble.
Season 1, Episode 4: I.Q.14 September 1979
When Tootie stumbles upon elementary school IQ results ordered by their headmaster, the girls are stunned to find out that their scores don't necessarily match their current academic reputation.
12 March 1980
Tootie's father thinks Mrs. Garrett's influence over his daughter is holding her back. Tootie's latest ambition? To open a beauty salon!
14 March 1980
Blair plagiarizes an Emily Dickinson poem about beauty, but gets caught when the headmaster submits it into a competition, and it wins.
Season 1, Episode 7: Dieting21 March 1980
Sue Ann goes on a crash diet after the pressure of everyone's body-consciousness, and Blairs intimating that a boy won't like her, makes her feel fat.
4 April 1980
To the chagrin of the headmaster, Mrs. Garrett holds a sex education class. Meanwhile Blair gets into a compromising situation with a boy and has to make a tough decision.
11 April 1980
The headmaster pits two of the girls against each other in a track competition, which causes conflicts.
Season 1, Episode 10: Adoption25 April 1980
Blair noses into Natalie's business and arranges for her to talk to her birth mother by phone.
Season 1, Episode 11: Running2 May 1980
The headmaster pits two of the girls against each other in a track competition, which causes conflicts.
4 June 1980
Molly's upset that her parents are getting a divorce, so the girls decide to try and get them back together. But her father shows up with "someone".
Season 1, Episode 13: Dope11 June 1980
Blair gets Sue Ann into an exclusive group at the school. Blair reveals to Sue Ann what the group does--marijuana. They go to Sue Ann's initiation which requires for her to smoke. Tootie shows up to see what they do. Blair gets her. out of there. And they then ask Blair and Sue to smoke but Blair refuses. Sue Ann reluctantly does and it affects her school work. Tootie buys what she saw in the room and shows it to Mrs. Garrett who tells her that they're drug paraphernalia.
19 November 1980
A new student, Jo Polniaczek, arrives at Eastland.
26 November 1980
The girls are put on probation and must work in the cafeteria to pay off their damages.
10 December 1980
Blair is shocked when her boyfriend invites Jo to a cotillion at a country club.
Season 2, Episode 4: Who Am I?17 December 1980
Tootie falls for a black boy who tries to drive a wedge between her and her white friends.
24 December 1980
Blair's cousin Geri, a comedian who has Cerebral Palsy, comes to visit.
31 December 1980
Mrs. Garrett's birthday is coming up, and when Jo can't afford a present for her, she decides to steal one.
7 January 1981
Jo's boyfriend Eddie goes AWOL from his Naval base in Chicago to propose marriage.
14 January 1981
Mrs. Garrett tries to stop Jo and Eddie from driving to West Virginia to get married.
Season 2, Episode 9: Gossip21 January 1981
Tootie's gossiping causes a rift between Blair, Jo, and Nancy, and almost costs Mrs. Garrett her job.
28 January 1981
Blair gets involved in a tough campaign for class president but things take a serious turn when one of the girls commits suicide.
Season 2, Episode 11: Sex Symbol4 February 1981
A boy with whom Natalie studies spreads rumors about their friendship that damage her reputation while supposedly helping his own.
Season 2, Episode 12: The Secret25 February 1981
Jo is up for the Best New Student of the Year award, but her joy is dampened by a letter from her father. She never told anyone that he is in the State Penitentiary for burgling the warehouse where he once worked.
4 March 1981
Tootie is lured into doing a photo shoot for a child pornographer.
11 March 1981
Blair is selling Countess Calvert cosmetics, and she uses Natalie as a model.
18 March 1981
Mrs. Garrett's son Alex visits her at Eastland. Natalie is impressed by his claims of having played on several recording sessions for popular musicians, but Blair doesn't trust him.
25 March 1981
Tootie's uncle Brian and aunt Sylvia are a mixed couple -- he's white and she's black. When Tootie and Natalie visit them in Buffalo, Sylvia receives a job offer in New York City.
28 October 1981
Blair brings home a bottle of a fine European wine, and Tootie drinks it to show how "adult" she is.
4 November 1981
Natalie withdraws from her life after an attempted sexual assault.
11 November 1981
Blair's friend Allison disappears after visiting, leaving her baby in the girls' care.
18 November 1981
Blair's mother arrives on a surprise visit and Blair is ecstatic until dire news is revealed about her mother's health.
Season 3, Episode 5: Front Page25 November 1981
In an article for the school newspaper Jo reports that her journalism teacher, Mr. Gideon, whom she thinks dislikes her, was arrested in a cocaine raid.
2 December 1981
Mrs. Garrett must take a second job at the Howard Johnson's when she loses her pension. This takes a toll on her mood and her Eastland work, so she must choose between the two.
9 December 1981
Jo's boyfriend Eddie returns just as she is partnered with another boy, Bob, in a marriage study group. Jo soon starts to take more of an interest in him beyond their studies, but this bothers her because of her loyalty to Eddie.
16 December 1981
Natalie's Grandma Mona, a Russian Jewish immigrant, comes to visit her.
Season 3, Episode 9: Dear Me23 December 1981
Tootie wants to impress the older girls who are going on a camping trip with some boys from Bates. She types a phony love letter from a camp counselor at the summer camp she attended.
30 December 1981
Mr. Palmer, the French teacher, asks Geri out on a date. She seems to be having a good time, but Blair believes the man has an ulterior motive for taking her cousin out.
Season 3, Episode 11: Legacy6 January 1982
Blair learns that her late grandfather, whom she idealized, was a supporter and benefactor of the Ku Klux Klan.
13 January 1982
When Tootie beats Natalie for the lead role in the school play, a rift grows between the two of them.
20 January 1982
A Japanese student's father objects to her daughter's adoption of Western cultural values.
27 January 1982
Blair goes on a double date with Mrs. Garrett and her longtime friend Ernest Melbourne, worrying that the two of them might get married.
Season 3, Episode 15: Starstruck3 February 1982
Tootie, is fan club president, for pop star Jermaine Jackson. Jo, on the other hand, was preparing for a fundraiser, which was on the same night, of the concert. Blair, however, turned down a date for the fundraiser. Tootie, tearfully begs Mrs. Garrett, to take her to the concert.
10 February 1982
The girls start to become annoyed by each other's little personality quirks. When Mrs. Garrett tells them they've paid off their damages to the school van, they decide to go their separate ways.
Season 3, Episode 17: The Affair17 February 1982
Mrs. Garrett and the girls spend an afternoon in New York City, where they go to Pagliacci's, a high-profile Italian restaurant. Natalie is devastated when she sees her father kissing another woman across the dining room.
Season 3, Episode 18: Runaway24 February 1982
Even though her parents refused to give her permission to go with Mrs. Garrett and the older girls, Tootie runs away to New York to meet up with them. There, she meets a teenage prostitute who tries to recruit her into her line of work.
3 March 1982
Blair and Jo go to visit old friends in New York, where they find that things have changed considerably.
17 March 1982
During the preparations for a box lunch charity auction, the girls are gazing over an Eastland/Bates "Slam Book", in which those writing the comments are identified by numbers instead of names. Mrs. Garrett is horrified by the cruel comments in there. When Blair reveals to one of the Bates boys that Natalie is number 10, Natalie gets her revenge by telling a Bates boy named Carl Price, whom the other boys tease because of his severe acne, which of the box lunches belongs to Blair.
24 March 1982
Natalie institutes nine rules of privacy after she learns that Blair looked in her diary.
31 March 1982
The girls go to a school dance with boys from nearby Stone Military Academy.
14 April 1982
Jo visits her relatives in New Jersey, where her tomboyish 14-year-old cousin Terry puts on a dress and makeup to impress a boy.
5 May 1982
When the school library institutes a censorship policy, Natalie is bounced from the school paper for speaking out against it, and Mrs. Garrett is asked by Mr. Parker not to comment on the issue.
29 September 1982
Due to budget cuts at Eastland, Jo will lose her scholarship. With a deadline to find another at the end of the week, she is excited to find the one for which she qualifies--until she discovers that it's funded by Blair's family.
Season 4, Episode 2: The Source6 October 1982
Natalie fabricates a story about an unnamed Eastland student who had an abortion.
27 October 1982
Tootie refuses to believe she is suffering from hearing loss until she is in an accident.
3 November 1982
Eastland's oldest living graduate returns to the school.
10 November 1982
Blair befriends a mentally handicapped artist.
17 November 1982
Natalie finally uncovers the name of her biological mother.
24 November 1982
While working at a garage, Jo receives a promotion after impressing her boss. However, this causes a rift between her and Doug, her boyfriend and coworker.
1 December 1982
When an IRS agent pays her a visit, Blair discovers that her father has been using her for a string of potentially illegal tax dodges.
8 December 1982
Natalie covers a boxing match at Bates Academy, the nearby boys' school, for the school paper.
15 December 1982
Natalie refuses to go to the Sadie Hawkins Day dance.
22 December 1982
Mrs. Garrett receives a marriage proposal from her elderly boyfriend.
5 January 1983
An obnoxious young heiress enrolls at Eastland.
12 January 1983
Jo is concerned by Blair's infatuation with a boy who treats her poorly.
19 January 1983
When Mrs. Garrett learns she has high blood pressure, the girls try to protect her from stress.
26 January 1983
Jo learns that her favorite teacher is terminally ill.
9 February 1983
Tootie defends her brother Marshall after he drives the girls home from a party after having five beers.
16 February 1983
Blair's sister Meg, a nun, inspires Jo.
23 February 1983
Blair belittles Jo for wanting to become a nun.
9 March 1983
Mrs. Garrett's cooking instructor from Paris visits Eastland. Meanwhile, the girls try to deal with a squirrel who got into their bedroom.
30 March 1983
When Natalie starts spending all her free time with a boy she likes, Tootie gets so jealous that when she picks up a call from him about their upcoming study date, she lies to Natalie and tells her that he canceled it.
6 April 1983
Both Blair and Jo are accepted to the prestigious Langley College, however Jo decides she's not going because of the cost and the financial burden it would put on her mother, who is already working multiple jobs just to put Jo through Eastland. Her mother and father, however, are adamant about her attending. Their assertion is that they will somehow come up with the money because Jo's future is their most valuable asset.
27 April 1983
The girls study for final exams together for the very last time.
4 May 1983
In the days leading up to graduation, Mrs. Garrett becomes overworked because Mr. Parker has put her in charge of the entire ceremony, while Tootie worries whether she'll see Blair and Jo again. Meanwhile, Jo, who has to give the class valediction, is under additional pressure because of her parents' fighting, while Blair's father is unable to come to the ceremony, making her mother angry.
4 May 1983
Before Jo and Blair graduate, Tootie and Natalie want to preserve as much time with them as possible, still fearing they'll never be together again. Meanwhile Jo's father tries to mend a rift with his mother.
21 September 1983
As Blair and Jo enter Langley college, Mrs. Garrett decides to quit her job at Eastland.
21 September 1983
Mrs. Garrett decides to open a gourmet delicatessen and asks the girls to assist her.
28 September 1983
Blair is nominated for a placement in the Gamma Gamma sorority at Langley.
12 October 1983
When Jo finds out her new boyfriend is the son of distinguished and wealthy parents, she feels uncomfortable continuing the relationship.
19 October 1983
Tootie discovers that her boyfriend Jeff, a school athlete, cannot read.
26 October 1983
The girls fear Mrs. Garrett ground up a missing customer into her homemade bratwurst!
2 November 1983
Natalie is allowed to take a course at Langley and gets so caught up in the social life of college that she begins skipping classes at Eastland and work at Edna's Edibles.
9 November 1983
Blair and Jo take Mrs. Garrett to a male strip club for her birthday, where Blair discovers a shocking revelation about her boyfriend.
16 November 1983
Kelly begs for a fresh start from Mrs. Garrett and the girls when her attempt to extort money from Edna's Edibles is thwarted by Jo.
30 November 1983
Kelly informs Mrs. Garrett that Pete, the underhanded owner of Pete's Deli, is aiming to put Edna's Edibles out of business by selling gourmet food at a discount. While Mrs. Garrett gets worried, Jo gets devious and uses the store's computer to mess with the files in Pete's computer.
14 December 1983
Jo thinks her father's intentions to remarry means that her parents are reconciling.
21 December 1983
The girls prepare to go their separate ways for Christmas vacation.
28 December 1983
All four girls are fired from Edna's Edibles by Mrs. Garrett. They hope she'll give them a second chance.
Season 5, Episode 14: Next Door4 January 1984
Mrs. Garrett and the girls befriend a little boy whose single mother doesn't have time to take care of him.
11 January 1984
Natalie and Tootie's relationship is strained when Tootie questions Natalie's reasons for refusing and then accepting a date with Tootie's cousin Michael.
18 January 1984
Jo faces a harsh political reality when she's elected to the Langley College Board of Regents and then battles with them.
1 February 1984
Natalie's father dies from a sudden heart attack.
8 February 1984
Blair is confused as to why she isn't as popular at Langley as she was at Eastland and needs Jo's help to turn things around. Natalie has stopped having fun since the death of her father so Tootie and Mrs. Garrett try to help her get over it.
15 February 1984
Blair encourages Cliff to have a more open and less demanding relationship with her. But she quickly changes her mind when the first person Cliff starts seeing is Heather Hunt, a Hollywood movie star who is visiting Langley.
22 February 1984
Blair dreams of what her life might be like in the year 2000.
29 February 1984
Tootie's mother is visiting her in Peekskill and feels compelled to confront her on why she doesn't confide in her about anything.
14 March 1984
Blair's cousin Geri asks for her help with a charity function for disabled children.
21 March 1984
Eddie, Jo's old flame, returns to rekindle their romance, even though he's married to another woman.
2 May 1984
If Mrs. Garrett doesn't save her son's troubled marriage, Edna's Edibles might be sold off in the divorce.
9 May 1984
As the girls prepare for their summer vacations, they look back on the past, as seen in clips from previous episodes.
9 May 1984
The girls continue their reminiscences of their friendship.
26 September 1984
Mrs. Garrett and the girls return home to tell each other about their respective summer vacations.
3 October 1984
Jo begins a pizza business, but when a demand begins running Jo and her assistants, Natalie and Tootie, ragged, Jo must a business decision on how to make pizzas faster and more cheaply.
17 October 1984
Natalie secretly signs Blair and Jo up in a computer dating service, hoping to get information she can use in a term paper.
24 October 1984
Tootie's boyfriend, Jeff, comes to visit her after several months and she learns that things between them have changed.
Season 6, Episode 5: Cruisin'31 October 1984
On a dateless Saturday night, the girls cruise downtown Peekskill in hopes of finding Mr. Right. However, a string of bizarre events leads the girls to hide out in their car at closed gas station.
7 November 1984
Jo meets a guy named Sam Hall she dates him and when they have dated for a while he revails to her that he has a seven year old son named robbie that will now live with him robbie asks Jo to come to parents night at his school she says yes they become close she watches him when his dad has lots of work to do and has meetings basicaly robbie really likes Jo a lot and she likes Sam and Robbie a lot also.
7 November 1984
Jo continues dating Sam and becomes more involved in the life of his son Robbie. Blair warns Jo the effects on a child if she doesn't see herself as part of their futures.
14 November 1984
Mrs. Garrett enrolled in a Shakespeare class, but worries that she might neglect her business and have trouble fitting in with the college crowd.
Season 6, Episode 9: Dear Apple21 November 1984
When Jo and Blair have been a each other's throats because of a misunderstanding. Jo who's working on the computer activates it to converse with her. So she talks about what happened between her and Blair and what should she do.
28 November 1984
The girls fill in as disk jockeys at the Langley College radio station.
Season 6, Episode 11: Smile5 December 1984
Natalie is nervous after an interview for a job with the town newspaper. However, after she learns she didn't get the job, her strange behavior threatens her relationship with her boyfriend.
12 December 1984
Blair takes Jo to small claims court over a broken wristwatch.
19 December 1984
Blair plans a charity event at what she believes is an orphanage but is really a prison.
2 January 1985
Tootie portrays Eleanor Roosevelt in a play.
9 January 1985
Mrs. Garrett worries about Blair's constant dating.
Season 6, Episode 16: Jazzbeau16 January 1985
When they find an obituary for a man they worked with one summer at a resort in the Poconos, Natalie and Tootie recount the experience to Andy.
23 January 1985
When her high school sweetheart from Appleton, Wisconsin arrives in town, Mrs. Garrett apologizes for dumping him years before. They begin to rekindle their romance, but the girls fear they are moving too fast when they announce a wedding.
30 January 1985
Blair's plans for a date with her boyfriend keep getting delayed by excuses that he has to wait for a "friend" who Jo fears is the campus drug dealer.
13 February 1985
The girls spend spring break in Florida when a hurricane hits.
20 February 1985
While in Florida on spring break, Blair falls in love. She is headed for a 2-year job in Alaska and she needs to decide what to do.
27 February 1985
Kevin moves into the attic and quickly becomes a nuisance to the girls.
13 March 1985
The girls write a petition to save a dilapidated drive-in movie theater but find little interest from anyone else..
Season 6, Episode 23: Sisters20 March 1985
Blair's mother and Jo's father go out on a date.
27 March 1985
While Mrs. Garrett is away, Blair takes charge of the shop, but the other girls desert her when she decides to stay open late to compete with another eatery.
Season 6, Episode 25: Bus Stop8 May 1985
When Natalie graduates from Eastland, she shocks her mother and her friends by deciding not to go to college.
15 May 1985
Mrs. Garrett and the girls are interviewed for a documentary about Eastland Academy.
14 September 1985
Mrs. Garrett and the girls return home from summer vacation to find that their home and business have been destroyed by a fire.
21 September 1985
Mrs. Garrett and the girls decide to rebuild their store into an update version of a 1950s malt shop. Mrs. Garrett hires a good-looking young carpenter, named George Burnett, to help out, but who causes more of a distraction to the rest of the ladies.
28 September 1985
Mrs. Garrett and the girls open a novelty shop called "Over Our Heads."
5 October 1985
Jo works as a substitute teacher at an elementary school.
19 October 1985
The store gets into hot water with Langley officials for carrying a beefcake poster featuring the men's swimming team.
Season 7, Episode 6: A New Life26 October 1985
Monica reveals to Blair that she is pregnant by her soon-to-be-ex-husband.
Season 7, Episode 7: Doo-Wah2 November 1985
The girls go to an audition to perform as backup singers for El DeBarge.
9 November 1985
Natalie is in a truck stop diner in Pennsylvania where she writes a story, relating the characters in it to the people in her own life.
16 November 1985
Tootie helps Andy prepare for an audition for a play.
Season 7, Episode 10: 3, 2, 123 November 1985
Jo handcuffs herself to Blair, who has to anchor the Langley TV station's newscast.
30 November 1985
An old friend of Mrs. Garrett's comes for a visit and accuses her of having an affair with her deceased husband after finding 15 years worth of letters they exchanged.
7 December 1985
Jo,hesitantly,takes up ballroom dancing. Discovering,to her surprise,that she likes it more than she thought she would but seemingly shrugging it off when her friends ask about her interest in it. Quote: "I'm just doing it for exercise".
14 December 1985
Blair's mother goes into labor on Christmas Eve.
21 December 1985
Mrs. Garrett tutors Tootie for a driving test.
11 January 1986
The girls agree to let police use the store for a stakeout, while trying to hide it from Mrs. Garret.
Season 7, Episode 16: The Agent18 January 1986
Tootie serves as an agent to an aspiring comedian trying to get a TV gig.
1 February 1986
George asks Blair to be his date for his high school reunion, so he can show off a blonde beauty to make his old crush jealous. At the last minute, she can't go and Jo fills in.
8 February 1986
Blair gets stuck in an elevator with her baby sister and an elevator operator on the way to accept an award.
15 February 1986
The girls' trip to Atlantic City reunites Jo with Flyman, the aspiring singer she met in Florida.
22 February 1986
An elderly song-and-dance woman hired for Blair's birthday party stays with the girls.
1 March 1986
Natalie runs for mayor to stop a tacky amusement park from being built. Blair, however, is campaigning for her opponent.
29 March 1986
Jo's father, Charlie Polniaczek, believes that has made a fortune in citrus futures. Meanwhile, Natalie returns from a trip to Miami and has brought back the wrong suitcase.
3 May 1986
It's Graduation Day at Eastland, but Tootie would rather audition for the lead role in a musical play than continue her education.
10 May 1986
Natalie and Tootie move into their own apartment, but it's not exactly the creative oasis they were hoping for.
27 September 1986
Mrs. Garrett becomes reacquainted with Bruce Gaines, a man she met when she was serving in the Peace Corps. He proposes marriage to her, and she accepts. Her sister, Beverly Ann Stickle, comes to the wedding in her Winnebago recreational vehicle.
27 September 1986
In spite of a scare at Depressed Person's Cliff, Mrs. Garrett and Bruce are married, and they rejoin the Peace Corps. Beverly Ann takes over her duties at Over Our Heads.
4 October 1986
When Tootie starts getting really serious with her boyfriend, Beverly worries she's moving too fast, but Tootie doesn't want advice from anyone now that she's an adult.
11 October 1986
When Jo decides to move out, the girls come up with a plan to remodel their room to add more space. Jo has trouble coming up with the money for renovations.
1 November 1986
Tootie goes to audition for a Broadway show. When she learns that another girl is not only going to sing the song she intends to sing but is better than her. One of the persons who's auditioning tells Tootie to sabotage her which she reluctantly does.
8 November 1986
Three of the girls who used to live in the dorm with Blair, Tootie, and Natalie return for a reunion. Jo feels left out because she never knew them.
15 November 1986
Blair has a ratings system for guys and decides to prove to Jo how accurate it is by fixing her up with a '2' while Blair dates a '10'. Jo tampers with the scores to trade partners.
22 November 1986
Jo agrees to marry an illegal alien so he can get his green card.
Season 8, Episode 9: Fast Food29 November 1986
Natalie hires Blair as an employee at the Mexican restaurant Señor Sombrero, where she is assistant manager.
6 December 1986
Blair's father is charged with insider trading and when he pleads guilty, she doesn't know how to react.
13 December 1986
Beverly Ann helps Natalie confront Andy's grandmother for plagiarizing one of her stories.
3 January 1987
On a dark and stormy night, the girls and their friends all meet with gruesome ends.
10 January 1987
Tootie decides to pledge a sorority and clashes with Natalie when she begins to investigate rush week for a newspaper article.
17 January 1987
Natalie goes on a spending spree when the bank approves her for a credit card.
31 January 1987
Cinnamon visits Tootie and tells her she's leaving show business after losing her Broadway role.
7 February 1987
When the girls go to a ski resort, their cabin is already occupied by a group of guys there for a bachelor party. But the groom has his eye on Blair.
14 February 1987
A cupid statue arrives at the store right before Valentine's Day and the love lives of Beverly and the girls go a bit crazy.
Season 8, Episode 18: 62 Pick Up21 February 1987
A flashback to the early 1960s, replete with teen idols, beatniks, and girl groups.
28 February 1987
When Andy's parents break up, Beverly Ann decides it is time to adopt him.
7 March 1987
Just as things between Beverly Ann and Oliver are progressing. Her ex-husband Frank shows up. He starts to tell her something which she at first thinks is his desire to reconcile but he has a heart attack. At the hospital she learns what he was trying to tell her is that someone wants to buy their old house and that he has remarried.
21 March 1987
When Jo's dad comes to visit and Blair finds out he was recently dumped, she tries to fix Charlie up with a friend's mother, but things go awry.
18 April 1987
Blair panics about taking the law school entrance exam when she finds out her wealth won't guarantee her admission to the Langley Law program.
2 May 1987
College graduation has arrived for Jo and Blair, which means their families are in town, including Jo's grandfather from Poland. Blair is asked to give the graduation speech after Jo turns it down.
9 May 1987
Tootie heads off for summer stock, Natalie quits her taco job to take a writing class, Jo gets a job offer in LA, and Blair waits for her LSAT score and law school acceptance.
26 September 1987
When Jo gets a job house sitting for Richard Moll in Malibu, she tries to pass the house off as her own to the others when they come to visit.
3 October 1987
Richard Moll has the girls put in prison when he sees what has happened to his house.
17 October 1987
Blair starts law school. She spends a lot of time with her law professor. While the two of them are in his office talking, his wife comes in and assumes that they're "together". So word gets around about Blair and her professor. She considers dropping out.
24 October 1987
Natalie's been given an assignment to do an article on the ROTC. Natalie gets close to a cadet. Later when they get a new drill sergeant, they learn that they're going sky diving which makes Natalie nervous. She has to decide if she wants to stick with it or drop out when the cadet she got close to will.
7 November 1987
Jo's looking for a job. She finds one at a community center but unfortunately the center is strapped financially so she's not getting paid. And she clashes with the guy who runs the center.
14 November 1987
Pippa McKenna, a teenage girl from Eastland's Australian sister school, Colunga Academy, enrolls at Eastland.
21 November 1987
With Tootie's boyfriend, Jeff, away she gets asked by another guy to go out on a date. At first, she doesn't want to because it might seem she's stepping out on Jeff. But Blair convinces her to. And on the night they're suppose to go out, Jeff shows up. And Natalie's boyfriend, Snake finally shows up.
28 November 1987
Blair invites a third year male student over for a study date, but he's more interested in Beverly Ann than Blair.
5 December 1987
Blair's baby sister Bailey gets lost while in the girls' care.
12 December 1987
Everybody has their own plans for Christmas and Beverly Ann feels unappreciated. During a visit with Santa, she tells him she wishes she'd never come to Peekskill. He shows her what it would have been like without her.
2 January 1988
The girls imagine what their lives will be like 50 years into the future.
9 January 1988
Jo takes Andy to the center to find a male role model. He meets Rick, but they worry that he is too irresponsible and a bad influence because he believes he'll die soon since no men in his family have made it to age 30.
16 January 1988
Jo is dating Rick, when she introduces him to her father. He is not impressed by him because of his playful attitude.
23 January 1988
Blair interns at a law firm and learns that her law professor who resigned because it was assumed that they were having an affair, works there. He asks her to help her with the case, he's working on, which is defending a man who's accused of murder. She brings him and everybody acts nervous around him. Later Blair comes up with a strategy for the trial.
30 January 1988
Tootie and Natalie are excited about a dinner with Jeff and Snake, but the guys clash immediately and the evening ends early. While those two clash, Blair decides to help Jo go to court with a mechanic who didn't fix her bike properly.
6 February 1988
Natalie goes to bed with her boyfriend, Snake.
13 February 1988
A slip-up at a spa turns Jo's hair blonde and Blair's hair green, causing problems at a banquet. Meanwhile, Pippa gets kicked out of her band.
20 February 1988
Blair gets in a car accident after falling asleep at the wheel late at night. She is worried about how she will look after getting stitches across her forehead, so she breaks up with Casey.
27 February 1988
Rick shows up to play a game with a hidden question that ends up being a proposal. While Jo considers her answer, Casey admits to Blair that he doesn't believe in marriage.
5 March 1988
Pippa and Andy throw a party while everyone else is out of the house. She puts on a necklace that Jeff gave Tootie from his grandmother. After the party, the pendant is missing.
12 March 1988
Beverly Ann doesn't want Andy to get his ear pierced. A social worker, from the center where Jo works, threatens to jump from a building.
19 March 1988
Natalie finds an apartment in the Soho district of New York, living with several eccentric characters.
30 April 1988
When Blair discovers that Eastland Academy is in dire financial straits, she decides not to go to law school but buy it and save it from closing.
7 May 1988
When Blair decides to make some changes to Eastland to save it. Things don't get off to a good start. She also has to deal with a student who seems intent on getting kicked out. Blair tries to find out why.