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The Best Netflix Original Teen Shows

Updated March 12, 2021 12.2k votes 1.9k voters 33.0k views61 items

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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    Sex Education

    Gillian Anderson, Asa Butterfield
    Sex Education (Netflix, 2019) is an British comedy-drama web television series created by...  more

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    Everything Sucks

    Peyton Kennedy, Jahi Winston
    Everything Sucks (Netflix, 2018) is an American television comedy series created by Ben York...  more

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    Stranger Things

    Winona Ryder, David Harbour
    Stranger Things (Netflix, 2016) is an American science fiction-horror web television series...  more

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    The Society

    Kathryn Newton, Gideon Adlon
    The Society (Netflix, 2019) is an American mystery drama television series created by...  more

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    María Pedraza, Itzan Escamilla
    Elite (Netflix, 2018) is a Spanish thriller teen drama web television series created by Carlos...  more

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    The End of the F***ing World

    Alex Lawther, Jessica Barden
    The End of the F***ing World (Netflix, 2018) is an eight-part British absurdist dark...  more

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    The Umbrella Academy

    Elliot Page, Tom Hopper
    The Umbrella Academy (Netflix, 2019) is an American television series developed by Steve...  more

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    Chilling Adventures of Sabrina

    Kiernan Shipka, Jaz Sinclair
    Chilling Adventures of Sabrina (Netflix, 2018) is an American supernatural television series...  more

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    Never Have I Ever

    Maitreyi Ramakrishnan, Poorna Jagannathan
    Never Have I Ever (Netflix, 2020) is an American comedy television series created by Mindy...  more

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    On My Block

    Diego Tinoco, Jason Genao
    On My Block (Netflix, 2018) is an American coming-of-age television series created by Lauren...  more

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    I Am Not Okay With This

    Sophia Lillis, Kathleen Rose Perkins
    I Am Not Okay With This (Netflix, 2020) is an American coming-of-age drama television series...  more

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    Outer Banks

    Madison Bailey, Madelyn Cline
    Outer Banks (Netflix, 2020) is an American drama series created by created by Jonas Pate, Josh...  more

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    Debby Ryan, Dallas Roberts
    Insatiable (Netflix, 2018) is an American black comedy-drama series created by Lauren Gussis....  more

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    Brianna Hildebrand, Kiana Madeira
    Trinkets (Netflix, 2019) is an American teen drama television series created by Kirsten Smith,...  more

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    13 Reasons Why

    Dylan Minnette, Katherine Langford
    13 Reasons Why (Netflix, 2017) is an American teen drama mystery series based on the 2007...  more

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    Jennifer Jason Leigh, Keir Gilchrist
    Atypical (Netflix, 2017) is a coming-of-age dark comedy television series created and written...  more


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    Meteor Garden

    Rainie Yang, Vanness Wu

    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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    Alexa & Katie

    Paris Berelc, Isabel May
    Alexa & Katie (Netflix, 2018) is an American television sitcom created by Heather Wordham....  more

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    Benedetta Porcaroli, Alice Pagani
    Baby (Netflix, 2018) is an Italian drama television series created by Antonio Le Fosse,...  more

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    Julie and the Phantoms

    Charlie Gillespie, Jadah Marie
    Julie and the Phantoms (Netflix, 2020) is an American comedy musical television series created...  more

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    The Order

    Jake Manley, Sarah Grey
    The Order (Netflix, 2019) is an American drama web television series created by Dennis Heaton...  more

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    Derry Girls

    Saoirse-Monica Jackson, Nicola Coughlan
    Derry Girls (Channel 4, 2018) is a British sitcom created by Lisa McGee. Erin (Saoirse-Monica...  more
  • 23

    Greenhouse Academy

    Ariel Mortman, Finn Roberts
    Greenhouse Academy (Netflix, 2017) is a tween drama television series, based on the Israeli...  more
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    Dash & Lily

    Austin Abrams, Midori Francis
    Dash & Lily (Netflix, 2020) is an American teen rom-com television series based on the young...  more

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    Hanna Ardéhn, William Spetz
    Quicksand (Netflix, 2019), in Swedish "Störst av allt", is a Swedish crime drama based on the...  more