Art and music are threatened to be cut from the school curriculum, so the kids search for a creative way to show the school how important they are to their education.
Cory defends a new teacher who comes under fire from the principal for using non-traditional ways of learning to engage students.
Kristen and Nicole's in the town square intensifies. Stefano waits for confirmation from Bernardi that the deed was done. Brady goes to Eric says he owes him an apology. Kate and Gabi hear a shot and immediately go to check on Arianna, and learn it came from Rafe's room. Abe tells Hope that she is in the clear about Jensen's death, she then gets a call about a shooting at the hospital. Marlena tells John where she stands regarding their relationship. E.J. tells a frantic Sami to give him the gun, as security confiscates it. Stefano is livid after getting word that plan went horribly wrong. Hope goes to question Sami after hearing that maybe Stefano could be involved. Brady stops the fight between Nicole and Kristen. Kate confronts Stefano warning him to come after her and not Rafe. Abe breaks the news to Sami that the person she shot was a police officer and forensics didn't find any weapon.moreless
Kristen has a tense encounters with Sami after leaving a message for Brady. Nicole insists on taking Brady for a night on the town. Daniel angrily tears into J.J., Jennifer shows up and Daniel says that her son wasn't paying attention to Parker and he could've gotten hurt. John asks Eric how Marlena is doing as of late. Bernardi is interrupted when Gabi arrives to visit Rafe. Jennifer asks Daniel if he thinks J.J. is sorry for not watching Parker. Eric refuses to hear Kristen's confession. J.J. lashes out telling Abigail he doesn't want to talk about Daniel cause he's not his father. Kristen gives Nicole a piece of her mind and they get into a quarrel. John's confession shocks Marlena. Sami shoots Bernardi as he is about to strike on Rafe.moreless
Adrienne sees that Jennifer isn't too thrilled to have J.J. back home again. Maxine tells Gabi she still needs the signatures on Arianna Grace's birth certificate. Stefano instructs Bernardi to do something horrific to Rafe. E.J. tries to determine just how deeply Sami still cares for Rafe after overhearing her with Kate. J.J. tells Abigail he needs money and offers to watch Parker instead. Gabi and Nick discuss their future. Kate tries to smooth things over with Stefano. Adrienne along with Sonny spend time with Arianna, while Will sleeps. Daniel returns and threatens J.J. to never put his son in danger like that ever again. Nick insists on Gabi taking his money for her and the baby. Bernardi enters Rafe's room with the blade in his hand.moreless
Anne tells Daniel she saw his car vandalized while coming to work. Abigail assures Cameron that she is not going on a date with Chad. E.J. is displeased when he overhears Sam and Kate argue about Rafe. Maggie tells J.J. they missed each other not to long ago in the parking garage at the hospital. Stefano quickly hides the folding knife when Chad arrives. Gabi tells Will she is beginning to have doubts about her marriage to Nick. Maggie is stunned when J.J. says that wouldn't have been that bad if Daniel had left town. Sami wants E.J. to stop lying and knows he had something to do with it and asks how he did it. Cameron tells Sami they hope to bring Rafe out of the coma soon. Daniel discusses with J.J. maybe it's best if they start to get to know one another. Daniel asks J.J. if there's anything he needs to discuss with him. E.J. overhears Kate talking with Sami about being jealous of her and Rafe. Jennifer learns from Maggie that J.J. was in the vicinity of Daniel's car.moreless
When Eric discovers that Kelly, a girl he's dating, has a son, he thinks he's ready for a more adult relationship; but he's not as prepared as he thought.
Meanwhile, Cory, Shawn and Topanga study for the SAT.