Up 8,560 this week

Happy Highschool (1986)
"Las colegialas" (original title)

Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 4.6/10 from 53 users  
Reviews: 1 user | 1 critic

Add a Plot


0Check in

Fall TV: 15 Returning TV Shows Worth Binge Watching

Which returning shows do we recommend binging on? We've picked out 15 great options for you. Read this and more lists in our Fall TV section.

Read our list

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

list image
a list of 44 titles
created 29 Oct 2013
list image
a list of 18 titles
created 29 Oct 2013

Related Items

Search for "Happy Highschool" on

Connect with IMDb

Share this Rating

Title: Happy Highschool (1986)

Happy Highschool (1986) on IMDb 4.6/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Happy Highschool.


Cast overview, first billed only:
Susana Traverso ...
Profesora Olga
Profesor Di Pietro
Jorge Rossi ...
Ignacio Quirós ...
(as Ignacio Quiros)
Marcela Luppi
Mónica Guido ...
Profesora de Gimnasia
Horacio Erman
Paola Papini
Silvia Cichello
Paula Pourtale ...
(as Paola Pourtale)
Rodrigo Bebán ...
(as Rodrigo Beban)
Elena Pérez Rueda
Nicolás Frei
Patricia Solía ...
(as Patricia Solia)
Lorena Cánepa ...
(as Lorena Canepa)


Add Full Plot | Add Synopsis




See all certifications »





Release Date:

7 August 1986 (Argentina)  »

Also Known As:

Happy High School  »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Sound Mix:



Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
See  »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

Alright, for what it is
15 October 2007 | by (Denver, Colorado and Santiago, Chile) – See all my reviews

This movie is advertised today as "the Argentinean 'Porky's'", but it actually bears more resemblance to earlier American sexploitation films or perhaps the Italian "La Liceale" series (which was called "La Colegiala" in Spanish-speaking countries). It is set in a very American-looking "Happy High School" where students dress in 80's fashions rather than school uniforms. The "students", of course, are all overage (which was true of the American "Porky's"-type movies as well)and the teachers (the female teachers, at least) are all unusually young. But unlike the American films of its time this doesn't focus so much on teen issues (i.e. trying to "lose it") as it does on general sexually-related hijinks. There is a male teacher, for instance, who can't stop imagining his students and co-worker's nude, and these strange hallucinations seem to be caused for some reason by another male teacher's uncontrolled sneezing fits.

The main plot involves the school director bringing in a female inspector to clean up the school. This worries the students for some reason to the extent that they confront the inspector at her house and accidentally knock her out. They then decide to kidnap her and replace her with the sexy stripper "aunt" of one of the girls (who is naturally sleeping with several of the guys). The real director meanwhile falls madly in lust/love with one of her male captors after they eat an erotic meal of fruit and sausages together. Meanwhile a goody-good student and her hypocrite father begin to suspect the ruse . . . So will there be a lot of crazy hijinks? Will everything work out happily in the end? Will the entire female cast (and an unfortunate amount of the male cast) find some excuse to get naked? If you've seen any one of these films I'm sure you know the answer.

By the way, the title, which translates to "The Schoolgirls Have Fun", may be highly exploitable but is pretty inaccurate since this hare-brained plot is entirely hatched by the male students and the "older" stripper/aunt. I also doubt this movie will give you much feel for what it was like to be an actual high school student in Argentina in the 1980's (I'm pretty sure, for instance, in Catholic Argentina, even after the fall of the right-wing military dictatorship, female students weren't going around wearing skimpy miniskirts and no underwear at school). Still, for what it is, I guess it's alright.

5 of 6 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Discuss Happy Highschool (1986) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for: