No Bobby Left Behind

Trivia, Quotes, Notes and Allusions

Quotes (3)

  • Gym Teacher: Okay, students, circle up! Today, the only muscle you'll be stretching is your noggin. Bobby: What happened to kickball? Gym Teacher: Gone. Over. Eliminated. Effective immediately, all classes, including gym, will be teaching math and reading to help prepare you for the test. Okay. Dooley! I've got a five-pound medicine ball in this hand and a ten-pound medicine ball in this hand. If you were to multiply the weightage of both balls together, what would you get? Dooley: I pass. Gym Teacher: Oh, for...(groans) Hill? Bobby: Can you use it in a sentence, please? Gym Teacher: I just did, you little knucklehead!

  • Peggy: I will tutor you, and flashcard you until you're up to a C-.

  • Bobby: I hate letter grades. Why can't we just go back to the gold star smiley face stage?

Notes (1)

  • The song playing during the montage is "Kids of America" by Kim Wilde.

Trivia (4)

  • Tagline: "Gribble! Where's your dumb kids?" -Khan

  • Boomhauer does not have any lines in this episode.

  • Luanne does not appear in this episode.

  • It is revealed that Bobby was afraid of puppets when he was a little kid and didn't like Sesame Street.

Allusions (1)

  • The title is an allusion to "No Child Left Behind", the 2001 US government initiative designed to reform public schools.