Strange Hill High
Strange Hill High

Strange Hill High

  • TV sitcom
  • CBBC
  • 2013 - 2014
  • 26 episodes (2 series)

Animated kids' comedy-mystery series set in a school where the secretive, strange and mysterious is the norm. Stars Emma Kennedy, Ben Bailey Smith, Richard Ayoade, Jonathan Keeble, John Thomson and more.

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Series 1, Episode 13 - The End Of Terminator

Following the breakdown of a swathe of antiquated equipment, the school board gives Strange Hill a full high-tech makeover, complete with CCTV-like monitoring, computerised dispensers and robotic teachers. But all is a little too perfect for Mitchell, Becky and Templeton's tastes.

Further details

Strange Hill High. Copyright: BBC / Factory Transmedia

Once the world's most advanced computer (in the 50s), Maths instructor NIMROD has been relegated to teaching unappreciative kids at an inner city school.

Irritatingly logical and with a mighty 12k memory, NIMROD thinks he can outsmart the students, but he's never faced Mitchell, who sets out to give him a total breakdown. Literally.

Soon, NIMROD and the other old machines are replaced by slick new ones, as well as CCTV-like cameras. But then delinquents like Tyson suddenly become perfectly behaved and the school finally seems to be running in an efficient lockstep.

It all seems too perfect to Mitchell, Becky and Templeton and the secret they uncover - with the help of the disgraced NIMROD - is shocking.

Broadcast details

Date
Wednesday 31st July 2013
Time
5pm
Channel
CBBC
Length
25 minutes

Repeats

Show past repeats

Date Time Channel
Saturday 3rd August 2013 11:10am CBBC
Sunday 4th August 2013 1:30pm CBBC
Wednesday 30th October 2013 8:45am CBBC
Thursday 2nd January 2014 7:20am CBBC
Wednesday 2nd April 2014 4:00pm CBBC
Wednesday 23rd April 2014 8:50am CBBC
Wednesday 27th August 2014 3:10pm CBBC
Friday 1st January 2016 6:35pm CBBC
Saturday 2nd January 2016 2:45pm CBBC
Saturday 10th September 2016 7:25am CBBC
Wednesday 25th January 2017 1:05pm CBBC
Wednesday 21st June 2017 1:10pm CBBC
Wednesday 29th November 2017 1:15pm CBBC
Wednesday 14th February 2018 8:00am CBBC
Friday 20th April 2018 3:40pm CBBC
Saturday 30th June 2018 11:55am CBBC
Friday 27th July 2018 3:40pm CBBC
Sunday 16th September 2018 7:50am CBBC
Wednesday 19th September 2018 3:20pm CBBC
Wednesday 24th October 2018 3:20pm CBBC
Thursday 17th January 2019 2:50pm CBBC
Saturday 4th May 2019 11:00am CBBC
Monday 10th June 2019 7:45am CBBC
Saturday 2nd November 2019 10:55am CBBC

Cast & crew

Cast
Emma Kennedy Becky Butters (Voice)
Ben Bailey Smith Mitchell Tanner (Voice)
Richard Ayoade Templeton (Voice)
Jonathan Keeble Mr Abercrombie (Voice)
John Thomson Ensemble Actor
Caroline Aherne Ensemble Actor
Marc Silk Ensemble Actor
Melissa Sinden Ensemble Actor
Jonathan Keeble Ensemble Actor
Emma Kennedy Ensemble Actor
Writing team
Andrew Burrell Script Editor
Connal Orton Script Development
Josh Weinstein Writer
Production team
Geoff Walker Director
Chris Tichborne Director
Simon Nelson Voice Director
Josh Weinstein Showrunner
Phil Chalk Producer
Sarah Muller Executive Producer
Bob Higgins Executive Producer
Kat Van Henderson Executive Producer
Sander Schwartz Executive Producer
Michael Cartner Editor
Andrew Farago Production Designer
Paul Lovatt-Cooper Composer

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