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The Best Netflix Original Teen Shows  

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Here are the best Netflix original teen shows currently streaming right now. Featuring high school shows, teen dramas, and coming-of-age shows, this list of Netflix teen originals is updated with new and popular shows. What is the best Netflix original teen series?

The latest and newest Netflix original teen shows feature Hollywood's biggest stars, like Dylan Minnette, Jimmy Tatro, Peyton Kennedy, and Katherine Langford. Must-watch Netflix original teens include 13 Reasons Why, American Vandal, Atypical, and On My Block.  

Vote up the best original teen series on Netflix, and add your favorites if they're missing from the list. Then, check out our list of the best original drama series on Netflix.

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Everything Sucks is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Netflix Original Teen Shows
Peyton Kennedy, Jahi Winston, Patch Darragh
Everything Sucks (Netflix, 2018) is an American television comedy series created by Ben York Jones and Michael Mohan. In 1990s Oregon, members of a high school A/V club clash with the drama

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Stranger Things is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Netflix Original Teen Shows
Sajeed Sayed added Winona Ryder, David Harbour, Finn Wolfhard
Stranger Things (Netflix, 2016) is an American science fiction-horror web television series created by The Duffer Brothers. When a young boy (Noah Schnapp) disappears, his mother (Winona Ryder), ...more

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The Society is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Netflix Original Teen Shows
Gideon Adlon, Domenic Arduino, Sean Berdy
The Society (Netflix, 2019) is an American mystery drama television series created by Christopher Keyser and unofficially inspired by the novel Lord of the Flies by William Golding. A group of ...more

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The Umbrella Academy is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Netflix Original Teen Shows
Ellen Page, Tom Hopper, Emmy Raver-Lampman
The Umbrella Academy (Netflix, 2019) is an American television series developed by Steve Blackman, based on the comic book series by Gerard Way. A disbanded group of superheroes reunite after ...more

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The End of the F***ing W... is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Netflix Original Teen Shows
Alex Lawther, Jessica Barden, Gemma Whelan
The End of the F***ing World (Netflix, 2018) is an eight-part British absurdist dark comedy-drama television series, based on the comic series by Charles S. Forsman. 17-year-old James (Alex ...more

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Élite is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Netflix Original Teen Shows
Miguel Herrán, Aron Piper, Mina El Hammani
Elite (Netflix, 2018), in Spanish "Élite" and stylized as "ÉLITƎ" is a Spanish teen drama television series created and written by Carlos Montero and ...more

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Chilling Adventures of S... is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Netflix Original Teen Shows
Kiernan Shipka, Jaz Sinclair, Michelle Gomez
Chilling Adventures of Sabrina (Netflix, 2018) is an American supernatural television series created by Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa, based on the comic book series. Sabrina Spellman (Kiernan Shipka) ...more

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Trinkets is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Netflix Original Teen Shows
Brianna Hildebrand, Kiana Madeira, Quintessa Swindell
Trinkets (Netflix, 2019) is an American teen drama television series created by Kirsten Smith, Amy Andelson, and Emily Meyer, based on Kristen Smith's YA novel of the same name. An unexpected ...more

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#REALITYHIGH is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Netflix Original Teen Shows
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On My Block is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Netflix Original Teen Shows
Diego Tinoco, Jason Genao, Jessica Marie Garcia
On My Block (Netflix, 2018) is a coming-of-age television series created by Lauren Iungerich, Eddie Gonzalez, and Jeremy Haft. Four bright and street-savvy friends navigate their way through the ...more

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Insatiable is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Netflix Original Teen Shows
Debby Ryan, Dallas Roberts, Christopher Gorham
Insatiable (Netflix, 2018) is an American black comedy-drama series created by Lauren Gussis. A disgraced, dissatisfied civil lawyer-turned-beauty pageant coach (Dallas Roberts) takes on a ...more
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Atypical is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Netflix Original Teen Shows
Atypical Jennifer Jason Leigh, Keir Gilchrist, Brigette Lundy-Paine
Atypical (Netflix, 2017) is a coming-of-age dark comedy television series created and written by Robia Rashid. Sam (Keir Gilchrist), an 18-year-old on the autism spectrum, looks for a ...more

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13 Reasons Why is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Netflix Original Teen Shows
Dylan Minnette, Katherine Langford, Kate Walsh
13 Reasons Why (Netflix, 2017) is an American television series based on the 2007 novel Thirteen Reasons Why by Jay Asher and adapted by Brian Yorkey. Told through a series of flashbacks, the ...more

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Baby is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Netflix Original Teen Shows
Baby
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Alexa & Katie is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Netflix Original Teen 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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Derry Girls is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Netflix Original Teen Shows
Derry Girls Saoirse-Monica Jackson, Nicola Coughlan, Louisa Harland
Derry Girls (Channel 4, 2018) is a British sitcom created by Lisa McGee. Features the personal exploits of a 16 year old girl, her family and friends during the Troubles in the early 90s.
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The A List is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Netflix Original Teen Shows
Lisa Ambalavanar, Ellie Duckles, Rosie Dwyer
The A List (BBC 2018) is a British thriller television series. Mia (Lisa Ambalavanar) arrives at an idyllic summer camp expecting to be Queen Bee, but the "holiday of a lifetime" turns ...more
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Malibu Rescue: The Serie... is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Netflix Original Teen Shows
Abby Donnelly, Ricardo Hurtado, Breanna Yde
Malibu Rescue: The Series (Netflix, 2019) is an American adventure comedy television series continuing the 2019 film of the same name. A ragtag group of aspiring junior lifeguards from The ...more
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Meteor Garden is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Netflix Original Teen Shows
Meteor Garden

Dong Shancai is determined to excel at her dream university, where she encounters an elite clique of dashing, popular high-achievers -- and finds love.

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Quicksand is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Netflix Original Teen Shows
Quicksand Hanna Ardéhn, William Spetz, Felix Sandman
Quicksand (Netflix, 2019), in Swedish "Störst av allt", is a Swedish crime drama based on the eponymous book, Quicksand (Störst av allt) by Malin Persson Giolito. After a ...more
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How to Sell Drugs Online... is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Netflix Original Teen Shows
Maximilian Mundt, Anna Lena Klenke, Danilo Kamperidis
How to Sell Drugs Online (Fast) (Netflix, 2019) is a German coming-of-age comedy-drama web television series co-created by Philipp Käßbohrer and Matthias Murmann. Inspired by a true ...more
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Go! Live Your Way is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Netflix Original Teen Shows
Go! Live Your Way Pilar Pascual, Renata Toscano, José Giménez Zapiola
Go! Vive a tu manera (Netflix, 2019), or "Go! Live Your Way," is an Argentinean television musical romance series. Fiercely talented Mia (Pilar Pascual) receives a scholarship to a ...more
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Chambers is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Netflix Original Teen Shows
Uma Thurman, Tony Goldwyn
Chambers (Netflix, 2019) is a supernatural television series created by Leah Rachel. A young heart attack survivor begins taking on the characteristics of the heart donor that saved their life — ...more
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Blood and Water is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Netflix Original Teen Shows
Blood and Water
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Greenhouse Academy is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Netflix Original Teen 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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