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The Best Netflix Original Kids Shows 

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Updated January 14, 2020 2.3k votes 287 voters 6.9k views 86 items

Here are the best Netflix original kids shows currently streaming right now. Featuring animated shows based on movies, family-friendly shows, and cute cartoons, this list of Netflix originals for children is updated with new and popular shows. So, what is the best Netflix original kids series?

Must-watch Netflix original kids and children shows include She-Ra and the Princesses of Power, Alexa & Katie, Ever After High, The Boss Baby: Back in Business, and Turbo Fast.  

Vote up the best original kids series on Netflix, and add your favorites if they're missing from the list.

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A Series of Unfortunate ... is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Netflix Original Kids Shows
Neil Patrick Harris, Patrick Warburton, Malina Weissman
A Series of Unfortunate Events (2017, Netflix) is a black comedy-drama TV series based on the children's novel series of the same name by Lemony Snicket (author Daniel Handler). The Baudelaire ...more

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Carmen Sandiego is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Netflix Original Kids Shows
Gina Rodriguez, Finn Wolfhard
Carmen Sandiego (Netflix, 2019) is an animated educational series based on the franchise. The origin story of globe-hopping master thief, Carmen Sandiego (Gina Rodriguez).
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Anne with an E is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Netflix Original Kids Shows
Amybeth McNulty, Geraldine James, R.H. Thomson
Anne with an E (2017, Netflix) is a Canadian television series based on the 1908 novel Anne of Green Gables by Lucy Maud Montgomery. Anne Shirley (Amybeth McNulty) is a good-hearted, earnest ...more

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Trollhunters is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Netflix Original Kids Shows
Anton Yelchin, Kelsey Grammer, Ron Perlman
Trollhunters (Netflix, 2016) is an American computer-animated fantasy television series created by Guillermo del Toro. An ordinary boy finds a magic amulet that turns him into the next Troll ...more

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The Dragon Prince is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Netflix Original Kids Shows
The Dragon Prince

An extraordinary discovery inspires two human princes and an elven assassin to team up on an epic quest to bring peace to their warring lands.

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The Mr. Peabody & Sh... is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Netflix Original Kids Shows
Chris Parnell, Max Charles, Da'Vine Joy Randolph
The Mr. Peabody & Sherman Show (Netflix, 2015) is an American animated web television series directed by John Sanford, Greg Miller, Mike Bell, and Miles Thompson. Mr. Peabody (Chris Parnell) ...more
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Ever After High is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Netflix Original Kids Shows
Erin Fitzgerald, Kate Higgins, Jonquil Goode
Ever After High (Netflix, 2013) is an animated series based on the fashion doll franchise by Mattel. The students of all the fairytale characters attend Ever After High, where they are either ...more

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Stretch Armstrong and th... is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Netflix Original Kids Shows
Ogie Banks, Gary Cole, Nazneen Contractor
Stretch Armstrong and the Flex Fighters (Netflix, 2017) is an American animated series developed by Kevin Burke, Victor Cook, and Chris "Doc" Wyatt, based on the 1970s action figure. ...more
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No Good Nick is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Netflix Original Kids Shows
Melissa Joan Hart, Sean Astin, Siena Agudong
No Good Nick (Netflix, 2019) is an American comedy television series created by David H. Steinberg and Keetgi Kogan. The show centers on 13-year-old Nicole aka Nick (Siena Agudong), who ...more

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Alexa & Katie is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Netflix Original Kids Shows
Paris Berelc, Isabel May, Tiffani Thiessen
Alexa & Katie (Netflix, 2018) is an American television sitcom created by Heather Wordham. Eagerly anticipating the start of their freshman year of high school, lifelong best friends Alexa ...more

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All Hail King Julien is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Netflix Original Kids Shows
Danny Jacobs, Andy Richter, Kevin Michael Richardson
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Turbo FAST is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Netflix Original Kids Shows
Turbo FAST is an American flash-animated television series based on the 2013 computer-animated film Turbo. Produced by DreamWorks Animation Television and animated by Titmouse, it is being ...more
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Free Rein is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Netflix Original Kids Shows
Jaylen Barron, CĂ©line Buckens, Kerry Ingram
Free Rein (Netflix, 2017) is a British children's television series created by Vicky Lutas and Anna McCleery. After befriending a mysterious horse during a summer in the English countryside, ...more

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Hilda is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Netflix Original Kids Shows
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Bella Ramsey, Kaisa Hammarlund, Ilan Galkoff
Hilda (Netflix, 2018) is an animated television series based on the comic book series by Luke Pearson. The adventures of fearless Hilda (Bella Ramsey), a blue-haired girl who along her deerfox ...more

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The Hollow is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Netflix Original Kids Shows
Ashleigh Ball, Connor Parnall, Adrian Petriw
The Hollow (Netflix, 2018) is a Canadian animated science fantasy adventure mystery series created by Vito Viscomi. Three teen strangers awaken in a dangerous world and try to make sense of what ...more
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World of Winx is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Netflix Original Kids Shows
Haven Paschall, Alysha Deslorieux, Jessica Paquet
World of Winx (Netflix, 2016) is an Italian animation television series created by Iginio Straffi, and a spinoff to Winx Club. The Winx Club girls return to Gardenia, Bloom's hometown on Earth, ...more
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Green Eggs and Ham is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Netflix Original Kids Shows
Jillian Bell, Adam Devine, Daveed Diggs
Green Eggs and Ham (Netflix, 2019) is an American animated television series based on the children's book of the same name by Dr. Seuss. Guy-Am-I, an inventor, and his friend Sam-I-Am go on a ...more
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Wakfu is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Netflix Original Kids Shows
Ankama Animation has been producing a French-language cartoon series based on the video game by the same name. The first season of 26 episodes began airing on 30 October 2008, and new episodes ...more
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The Healing Powers of Du... is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Netflix Original Kids Shows
Raylene Harewood, Jace Chapman, Sophie Kim
The Healing Powers of Dude (Netflix, 2020) is an American comedy television series created by Erica Spates and Sam Littenberg-Weisberg. Noah (Jace Chapman ), is an 11-year-old boy with social ...more

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Kulipari: An Army of Fro... is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Netflix Original Kids Shows
Josh Keaton, Keith David, Mark Hamill
Kulipari: An Army of Frogs (Netflix, 2016) is an American Flash-animated television series created by Trevor Pryce, based on the novel series by Pryce. In a hidden village of frogs called ...more
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The Worst Witch is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Netflix Original Kids Shows
Jenny Richardson, Bella Ramsey, Meibh Campbell
The Worst Witch (Netflix, 2017) is a British fantasy children's television series based on the books by Jill Murphy. The first in her family to display magical abilities, Mildred Hubble (Bella ...more
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Skylanders Academy is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Netflix Original Kids Shows
Justin Long, Ashley Tisdale, Jonathan Banks
Skylanders Academy (Netflix, 2016) is an American animated web television series developed by Eric Rogers, based on the video game series. In the world of Skylands, Spyro the Dragon (Justin ...more
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Avatar: The Last Airbend... is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Netflix Original Kids Shows
Avatar: The Last Airbender (Netflix, 2020) is a live-action adaptation of the animated series created by Michael Dante DiMartino and Bryan Konietzko. Aang and his friends fight to save the world ...more
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Greenhouse Academy is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Netflix Original Kids Shows
Ariel Mortman, Finn Roberts, Chris O'Neal
Greenhouse Academy (Netflix, 2017) is a tween drama television series, based on the Israeli television series, adapted by Giora Chamizer and Paula Yoo. At an elite Southern California boarding ...more
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Spirit Riding Free is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Netflix Original Kids Shows
Amber Frank, Sydney Park, Bailey Gambertoglio
Spirit Riding Free (Netflix, 2017) is a computer-animated series based on the 2002 Oscar-nominated film, Spirit: Stallion of the Cimarron. Set during the 19th century in the small town of ...more