High school teacher movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant high school teacher movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, humorous, serious, touching, semi serious and clever films and TV shows about / with high school teacher, teacher, high school, teachers and students, power relations, school, teacher student relationship, youth, friendship and student plots mostly in Comedy, Drama and Romance genres shot in USA, UK, France and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as high school teacher: Fist Fight (2017), Here Comes the Boom (2012), Teachers (2001), P. E. Teacher (2013), The English Teacher (2013), Sex Ed (2014), Time Renegades (2016), What About Joan? (2000), Next to Me (2015), Miss Guided (2008).

List of high school teacher movies

 5.6
 35K
Fist Fight (2017)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: When one school teacher gets the other fired, he is challenged to an after-school fight.
Style: funny, idiotic, humorous, entertaining, light ...
Audience: teens
Plot: high school teacher, prank, anger, school bully, high school, teacher, school, fight scenes, foul language, revenge, dumb, bullying ...
Place: tokyo
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Here Comes the Boom (2012)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A high school biology teacher moonlights as a mixed-martial arts fighter in an effort to raise money to save the school's music program.
Style: humorous, exciting, inspirational, entertaining, funny ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: contests and competitions, underdog, high school teacher, prize money, lifestyle change, against the odds, martial arts, ambition, wrestling, championship, character change, dedicated educator ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 80s
Place: boston, usa, massachusetts
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 7.9
 3K
Teachers (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 50 min.
Story: Teachers is a British television comedy-drama series, created by Tim Loane and originally shown on Channel 4. The series follows a group of secondary school teachers in their daily lives. While the first series centers heavily around probationary ...
Style: realistic, humorous, semi serious, witty, sexual
Plot: high school, high school life, high school teacher, infidelity, workplace situations, workplace intrigue, teachers and students, lifestyle, couples, buddies, thirtysomething life, unsupportive coworkers ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: england, europe
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P. E. Teacher (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Russia
Duration: 25 min.
Story: Retired mobster tries to get back in business by making friends with the kid of his ex-boss. To do so, he must became PE teacher in kid's school.
Plot: high school teacher, colleague colleague relationship, friendship between men, teacher student relationship, social relations, fish out of water, loss of job, gang war, love interest, sisterhood, classmate classmate relationship, love story ...
Time: contemporary
Place: moscow russia, russia
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The English Teacher (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Teacher Linda Sinclair (Julianne Moore) balances her staid home life with an incredible passion for her subject, but her routine is forever altered when a former star pupil and his unsupportive father reenter her life. Go-to television director ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, suspense, sentimental, sincere ...
Plot: teacher student relationship, high school, teachers and students, older woman younger man relationship, failed attempt, power relations, workplace, small town, small town life, writer's life, high school teacher, teacher ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, pennsylvania
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 5.6
 5K
Sex Ed (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Eddie lands his first teaching gig at an inner city middle school and finds his highly pubescent pupils are receiving no form of sexual education. Eddie isn't really equipped to teach them...he's not exactly experienced romantically.
Style: not serious, humorous, funny, light, feel good ...
Audience: date night
Plot: teachers and students, workplace situations, looking for sex, misfit, fish out of water, social relations, fall in love, love and romance, sex education, virginity, sex talk, high school teacher ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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 6.9
 740
Time Renegades (2016)
Genre: Fantasy, Romance, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 107 min.
Story: In 1983, high school teacher Ji-hwan is attacked by a pickpocket. In 2015, homicide detective Gun-woo is shot during a chase and loses consciousness. Both men are taken to the same hospital in different time periods, and both their hearts stop and ...
Plot: masked killer, gas mask, high school teacher, marriage proposal
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What About Joan? (2000)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: What About Joan? is an ABC sitcom that aired in 2001 for 2 seasons. It starred Joan Cusack as Joan Gallagher, a Chicago schoolteacher and the comedy of her day-to-day life. It co-starred Kyle Chandler. It was produced by James L. Brooks, Richard ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, witty, touching, realistic
Plot: sitcom, friendship, high school, high school teacher, teacher, thirtysomething life, power relations, friends, lifestyle, workplace, workplace romance, teachers and students ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: illinois, usa, chicago illinois
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 7.2
 2K
Next to Me (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Serbia
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Olja is a high school history teacher, married to a painter whose latest exhibition provoked violent reactions from Serbian nationalists. One night, a group of masked hooligans attacks her. They film the attack and upload the clip to YouTube. The ...
Plot: high school teacher, teacher student relationship, attack, teenager, snow, kiss, homosexuality, high school, shower, teen angst, high school student
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 7.7
 1K
Miss Guided (2008)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Story: Miss Guided is an American sitcom that ran from March 18, 2008 to April 3, 2008 as a mid-season replacement on ABC. The series follows the life of Becky Freeley, a guidance counselor at a high school that she attended when she was a teenager. The ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic
Plot: high school, school, high school teacher, teacher, teachers and students, hardcase students, high school life, youth, workplace, dedicated educator, rivalry, power relations ...
Time: 20th century
Place: holland
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The Man Who Stole the Sun (1979)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 147 min.
Story: A high-school teacher (Kenji Sawada) builds an atomic bomb to hold Tokyo hostage, then cannot decide what he wants.
Style: realistic, exciting, tense, semi serious, suspenseful ...
Plot: terrorism, car chase, high school teacher, plutonium, atomic bomb, radiation, laboratory, track down, urban, law enforcement, crimes, unlikely criminals ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: japan, asia, tokyo
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 9.5
 1.2M
Breaking Bad (2008)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 49 min.
Story: When Walter White, a New Mexico chemistry teacher, is diagnosed with Stage III cancer and given a prognosis of only two years left to live, he becomes filled with a sense of fearlessness and an unrelenting desire to secure his family's ...
Style: tense, captivating, psychological, serious, rough ...
Plot: drug dealing, life turned upside down, drug lord, double life, drugs/alcohol, crimes, master criminal, peril, family problems, hidden identity, partners, ambition ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: new mexico, usa, albuquerque new mexico
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To Sir, with Love (1967)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Idealistic engineer-trainee and his experiences in teaching a group of rambunctious white high school students from the slums of London's East End.
Style: touching, sentimental, realistic, sincere, emotional ...
Audience: kids, teens
Plot: teacher, high school, school, youth, high school teacher, teacher student relationship, idealism, dedicated educator, undisciplined, reach out, teachers and students, interracial relations ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: london, europe, england, east end london
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 6.0
 4K
Teachers (1984)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A teacher tries to overcome his frustration teaching a high-school that seems to be full of flunkies.
Style: realistic, semi serious, clever, humorous
Plot: high school, lawsuit, high school teacher, lifestyle, high school life, society, idealism, haunted by the past, power relations, boss and employee, dedicated educator, youth ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
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The Official Story (1985)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: Argentina
Duration: 112 min.
Story: After the end of the Dirty War, a high school teacher sets out to find out who the mother of her adopted daughter is.
Style: emotional, realistic, sincere, suspenseful, serious ...
Plot: adoption, politics, missing person, confession, lawyer, history teacher, high school teacher, screaming, adopted daughter, disappearance, military, professor ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: argentina, latin america, spain, bolivia, buenos aires argentina ...
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 7.5
 32K
The Class (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 128 min.
Story: Teacher and novelist François Bégaudeau plays a version of himself as he negotiates a year with his racially mixed students from a tough Parisian neighborhood.
Style: talky, realistic, psychological, thought provoking, serious ...
Audience: kids
Plot: teachers and students, teacher, french, high school life, high school, school, respect, student, education, high school teacher, dedicated educator, literature ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe, paris france, caribbean, morocco ...
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Up the Down Staircase (1967)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Sylvia Barrett is a rookie teacher at New York's inner-city Calvin Coolidge High: her lit classes are overcrowded, a window is broken, there's no chalk, books arrive late. The administration is concerned mainly with forms and rules ...
Style: disturbing, gloomy, rough, realistic, bleak ...
Plot: high school, culture clash, friendship, fish out of water, teacher, high school life, misfit, innocence lost, society, youth, power relations, urban ghetto ...
Time: 60s
Place: new york, usa
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 6.4
 2K
Monster Pies (2013)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Australia
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Mike has felt alienated and alone for as long as he can remember, until a new boy arrives at his school - awakening feelings and a world of possibilities he'd never before dared to dream of.
Style: touching, realistic, serious
Plot: high school, coming of age, teacher, school, gay, high school student, gays and lesbians, lgbt, social misfits, romance, love and romance, teenage love ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: australia
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 6.1
 4K
Rise (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
Story: A working class high school drama department and the students come alive under a passionate teacher and family man whose dedication to the program galvanizes the entire town.
Style: captivating, sincere, emotional, touching, inspirational
Audience: teens
Plot: high school, teacher, small town, amateur theater, stage performance, teenage life, youth, classmates, high school teacher
Place: pennsylvania
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The History Boys (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 109 min.
Story: The story of an unruly class of bright, funny history students at a Yorkshire grammar school in pursuit of an undergraduate place at Oxford or Cambridge. Bounced between their maverick English master, a young and shrewd teacher hired to up their ...
Style: intellectual, witty, clever, realistic, captivating ...
Plot: high school, teacher, teachers and students, coming of age, friendship, gay, oxford, education, boys' school, exam, student, history teacher ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, renaissance, year 1983, 1960s
Place: england, yorkshire, europe, northern england, london ...
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 6.4
 2K
Mr. D (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Canada
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Based on Gerry Dee's real-life experiences as a high school teacher before he switched to comedy full-time, MR. D is a story about a charming, under-qualified teacher trying to fake his way through a teaching job, just like he often fakes his ...
Style: not serious, humorous, realistic, cynical, based on sketch comedy
Plot: workplace, high school life, social relations, power relations, high school, teachers and students, politically correct, unsupportive coworkers, workplace situations, high school teacher, teacher
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada
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Waterloo Road (2006)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 53 min.
Story: Waterloo Road is a UK television drama series the first broadcast was in the United Kingdom on BBC One on 9 March 2006. Originally set in a troubled comprehensive school in Rochdale, England, the location of the show was moved to the former Greenock ...
Style: serious, emotional, sincere, realistic, gloomy
Plot: high school, life is a bitch, romance, teachers and students, workplace situations, love and romance, high school life, nervous breakdown, social differences, death wish, society, loss of loved one ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, england, scotland, northern england, manchester
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 5.3
 3K
Bad Teacher (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: An always inappropriate, fearless and unapologetic former trophy wife masquerades as a teacher in order to find a new man after her wealthy husband leaves her penniless.
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic
Plot: sitcom, teacher, unsupportive coworkers, love and romance, workplace situations, power relations, school, teachers and students, workplace, based on movie, blonde, high school teacher ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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Bad Education (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Young teacher Alfie Wickers is "the worst teacher ever to grace the British education system" – at Abbey Grove School, in Watford Hertfordshire.
Style: realistic, not serious, humorous
Plot: teacher, sitcom, school, teachers and students, goodhearted, classmates, politically correct, workplace situations, irresponsible, young at heart, undisciplined, immature ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england
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 3.2
 1K
Nasha (2013)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 122 min.
Story: It is the story of an 18 year old boy who falls hopelessly in love with a 25 year old woman. A woman he cannot have, but a woman he cannot help but desire. And, as is the case with desires unfulfilled, they turn into obsessions. The movie emphasizes ...
Style: erotic
Plot: older woman younger man relationship, coming of age, high school teacher, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, masturbation, male nudity, teenager, teenage boy, teacher student sex, friendship between boys, breakup, teacher student relationship ...
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 6.7
 2K
Waterland (1992)
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The story of a mentally anguished high school history teacher going through a complete reassessment of his life. His method for reassessing his life is to narrate it to his class and interweave in it three generations of his family's history.
Style: realistic, psychological, gloomy, atmospheric, serious
Plot: high school, pregnancy, murder, teacher, memory, couple relations, teachers and students, self discovery, youth, couples, haunted by the past, power relations ...
Time: 90s, 1910s, 1920s, 1940s
Place: england, london, europe, pittsburgh, germany
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Hurricane Bianca (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Hurricane Bianca is a revenge comedy about a New York teacher who moves to a small town in Texas, gets fired for being gay, and returns disguised in drag to get revenge on the people who were nasty to him.
Plot: lgbt, gay, high school, teacher, revenge, discrimination, small town, gay pride, high school teacher, education, school, gay culture ...
Place: texas, new york
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 7.0
 6K
A.P. Bio (2018)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 21 min.
Story: When Harvard philosophy scholar Jack Griffin finds himself teaching high school in Toledo, Ohio, he tosses the syllabus and recruits his students to help enact revenge on his rival.
Plot: high school, revenge, sitcom, high school teacher, classroom, bully, destroying property, philosopher, high school student, school, student
Place: harvard university
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 6.8
 100
Chalk (1997)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Chalk is a British television sitcom set in a comprehensive school named Galfast High. Two series, both written by Steven Moffat, were broadcast on BBC1 in 1997. Like Moffat's earlier sitcom Joking Apart, Chalk was produced by Andre Ptaszynski ...
Plot: sitcom, high school teacher, school principal, high school, school, staff, chaos, workplace humor, british humour
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 7.0
 10K
Things to Come (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Germany
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Nathalie teaches philosophy at a high school in Paris. She is passionate about her job and particularly enjoys passing on the pleasure of thinking. Married with two children, she divides her time between her family, former students and her very ...
Plot: high school teacher, philosophy, mother daughter relationship, book, crying, strong female character, divorce, husband wife relationship, teacher student relationship, suicide attempt, midlife crisis, strong female lead ...
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