The Facts of Life
The Facts of Life



First Aired

Aug 24, 1979


The Facts of Life


Network: NBC

Status: Ended


Charlotte Rae stars as a dietician and house mother at a private girls' boarding school, watching over students Blair, Tootie, Natalie and Jo.


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Ain't Miss Beholden

Episode 1

Jo discovers that her scholarship funds are being cut. ... Read more

The Source

Episode 2

Natalie makes up a source for the topic of her... Read more

The Sound of Silence

Episode 3

Natalie discovers that Tootie has a hearing problem. Tootie forces... Read more

The Oldest Living Graduate

Episode 4

Jo interviews an Eastland alumna. After her interview Jo changes... Read more

Different Drummer

Episode 5

Blair makes a new friend in Leo, a young man... Read more

Dearest Mommie

Episode 6

Natalie is excited about a job offer to write a... Read more

A Woman's Place

Episode 7

Jo's got a great part time job as a mechanic... Read more

Daddy's Girl

Episode 8

The IRS invades Blair's life when they question her tax... Read more

The Big Fight

Episode 9

Yet another episode that revolves around the boys at a... Read more

For the Asking

Episode 10

A Sadie Hawkins Day dance prompts Natalie to debate asking... Read more

September Song

Episode 11

The latest man in Mrs. Garrett's life is Henry, her... Read more

A Royal Pain

Episode 12

A new student arrives at Eastland claiming to be a... Read more

Magnificent Obsession

Episode 13

Blair's latest boyfriend, Chad, means everything to her and she... Read more

Under Pressure

Episode 14

When the girls learn the Mrs. Garrett has high blood... Read more

Teacher's Pet

Episode 15

Jo has become close friends with her English teacher, Gail,... Read more

Let's Party

Episode 16

Tootie is excited about the impending visit of her brother... Read more

Best Sister (Part 1)

Episode 17

Jo goes away for her first ""college weekend"" with her... Read more

Best Sister (Part 2)

Episode 18

Blair, Natalie and Tootie can't believe that Jo wants to... Read more

Guess What's Coming to Dinner

Episode 19

Mrs. Garrett is expecting a visit from a French chef... Read more

Who's on First?

Episode 20

Natalie begins dating an attractive guy and begins spending all... Read more

Help from Home

Episode 21

Jo has been accepted at Langley College along with Blair... Read more

Take My Finals, Please

Episode 22

It's finals week at Eastland and the girls are planning... Read more


Episode 23

Graduation has everyone rushing around and Natalie and Tootie are... Read more

Graduation: Part 2

Episode 24

Before Jo and Blair graduate, Tootie and Natalie want to... Read more

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