After Principal Skinner makes a chauvinistic remark towards a former female student, an uproar ensues, prompting for his demotion. Subsequently, Melanie Upfoot (Frances McDormand) is appointed the new principal of Springfield Elementary, whom divides the school into two, one for boys, and the other for girls. Frustrated with how the boys in her school are being educated more so than the girls, Lisa disguises herself as a boy to expand her knowledge, and as a result, wins the Student Achievement Award. Written by
Did You Know?
The episode's title is a reference to Cyndi Lauper
's song "Girls Just Wanna Have Fun". See more
From the front, the school is divided into the girl's pink half on the right, and the boy's blue half on the left. Yet in a scene that shows the exterior of the school followed by an interior shot, the girl's school, apparently, continues off to the left. Geographically, this should be part of the boy's school. See more
References The Lion King
Tea for Two
Music by Vincent Youmans See more