Netflix 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.

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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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On My Block is listed (or ranked) 2 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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The End of the F***ing World is listed (or ranked) 3 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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Sex Education is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Netflix Original Teen Shows
Gillian Anderson, Asa Butterfield, Emma Mackey
Sex Education (Netflix, 2019) is an British comedy-drama web television series created by Laurie Nunn. A socially awkward high school virgin (Asa Butterfield) living with his sex therapist ...more
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13 Reasons Why is listed (or ranked) 5 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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Atypical is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Netflix Original Teen Shows
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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Alexa & Katie is listed (or ranked) 7 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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Chilling Adventures of Sabrina is listed (or ranked) 8 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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The Umbrella Academy is listed (or ranked) 9 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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Élite is listed (or ranked) 10 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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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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Degrassi: Next Class is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Netflix Original Teen Shows
Ana Golja, Ricardo Hoyos, Stefan Brogren
Degrassi: Next Class is a 2016 Canadian teen drama television series set in the Degrassi Universe, the fifth series in the Degrassi franchise. Like its predecessors, the series follows an ...more
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#REALITYHIGH is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Netflix Original Teen Shows
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The Society is listed (or ranked) 14 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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Chewing Gum is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Netflix Original Teen Shows
Michaela Coel, Robert Lonsdale, Susan Wokoma
Chewing Gum (E4, 2015) is a British television sitcom created by Michaela Coel. Growing up as a restricted, religious virgin, 24-year-old shop assistant Tracey Gordon (Coel) wants to have sex ...more
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Haters Back Off is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Netflix Original Teen Shows
Colleen Ballinger, Angela Kinsey, Francesca Reale
Haters Back Off (Netflix, 2016) is a television comedy series created by Coleen Ballinger, based on the YouTube character Miranda Sings. The odd ball family life of Miranda Sings (Ballinger), an ...more
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Cursed is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Netflix Original Teen Shows
Katherine Langford
Cursed (Netflix, 2019) is an American drama web television series, based on the forthcoming illustrated novel of the same name by Frank Miller and Tom Wheeler. Nimue (Katherine Langford), a ...more
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Best.Worst.Weekend.Ever. is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Netflix Original Teen Shows
Sam Ashe Arnold, Cole Sand, Brianna Reed
Best.Worst.Weekend.Ever. (Netflix, 2018) is a comedy television series created by Robin J. Stein and Daniel Bryan Franklin. Zed (Sam Ashe Arnold) and his teenage pals face a never-ending string ...more
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Greenhouse Academy is listed (or ranked) 19 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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Derry Girls is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Netflix Original Teen Shows
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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Siempre Bruja is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Netflix Original Teen Shows
Angely Gaviria, Sebastián Eslava

A young 17th-century witch time travels to the future to save the man she loves, but first must adjust to present-day Cartagena and defeat a dark rival.

Siempre Bruja (Netflix, 2019), also called "Always A Witch," is a Colombian fantasy drama television series created by Ana María Parra based on the novel "Yo, Bruja" ...more
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Meteor Garden is listed (or ranked) 22 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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American Vandal is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Netflix Original Teen Shows
Tyler Alvarez, Griffin Gluck, Jimmy Tatro
This series (Netflix, 2017) is a true satire mockumentary series. When senior class clown Dylan Maxwell (Jimmy Tatro) is accused and expelled from school, sophomore Peter Maldonado (Tyler ...more
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Mako Mermaids is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Netflix Original Teen Shows
Lucy Fry, Ivy Latimer, Amy Ruffle
Mako: Island of Secrets is an Australian television programme for children and teenagers. Internationally released as Mako Mermaids, the show is a spin-off of H2O: Just Add Water and is produced ...more
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The Get Down is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Netflix Original Teen Shows
Justice Smith, Shameik Moore, Jaden Smith
The Get Down (Netflix, 2016) is a musical drama television series set in the South Bronx in the late 1970s. The show's title refers to parts of disco and R&B records that could be repeated ...more