PG-13 | | Comedy, Music
After being kicked out of a rock band, Dewey Finn becomes a substitute teacher of a strict elementary private school, only to try and turn it into a rock band.
The scene where Dewey confides to Ned that he has been impersonating him was originally filmed in the kitchen, including Patty. As Ned tries to call Horace Green about his mysterious check, Dewey sets a piece of paper on fire, Patty flails around ... ...
Summer, you're the class whatever. Go to the board
Summer Hathaway: Factotum.
Dewey Finn: Factoter.
When Dewey is explaining the diagram of the history of rock, "Siouxsie and the Banshees" is misspelled (as Siouxie).
The first few opening credits are on a guy's jacket and various posters in a rock club.
$19,622,714 (USA) (5 October 2003)