After a dust-up with Lafayette High, Maya runs to JJ’s rescue and launches her own school out of the DiMeo home. Her program becomes a true DiMeo affair when Ray and Dylan enroll and Jimmy joins the faculty. Meanwhile, Kenneth sets out to prove to his ex-wife that he’s living a successful life.
THE H-U-S– HUSTLE
Maya and Jimmy get pulled into a school fundraiser; Maya makes a new friend; Jimmy discovers the benefits of being tall; Ray explores his reckless side; Kenneth tries to win over a crowd with his DJ skills.
N-E– NEW Y– YEAR’S E– EVE
Jimmy convinces Maya to go on a much-needed night out together where they drink through Maya’s urge to rush home to the kids. Back at the house, Ray and Kenneth avoid being alone with their dates, while JJ, sidelined by a broken wheelchair, ends up getting more excitement than he expected. Meanwhile, Dylan spends her night trying to win the affection of the new family dog.
S-T– STAR W– WARS W– WARS
JJ receives two tickets to the premiere of “Star Wars: The Last Jedi” and a pretty classmate tries to take Ray’s ticket; Maya, Jimmy, and Dylan enjoy a rare night at home without the boys; Dr. Miller discovers Kenneth’s secret after-hours hangout.
B-I– BIKINI U-N– UNIVERSITY
J.J. convinces his parents to take him on a college visit; Ray goes wild when he’s left home alone for the first time.
B-R-I– BRITISH I-N-V– INVASION
The family works to impress Maya’s mother, who is visiting for Thanksgiving; Jimmy deals with getting older; Kenneth dreads spending the holiday with his overbearing father.
J.J.’s pressured to date a new student at school who also has cerebral palsy; Maya and Jimmy teach Ray and his girlfriend to think less; Dylan teams with Lafayette alumni to rebel against the school’s no-prank initiative.
N-I-Nightmares on D-I-Dimeo S-Street
After eating old candy, the DiMeo kids have bad dreams; Kenneth can’t decide which era of Michael Jackson he wants to emulate for Halloween.
T-R– TRAINING D-A– DAY
Jimmy takes J.J. camping so they can have a talk; Maya trains a group of new aides; sparks fly between Ray’s bully and Dylan.
J-j’s D-r– Dream
Ray gets in over his head when he makes up a fake charity to impress his girlfriend; Maya gives Jimmy tips on being the boss; and Dylan demands Kenneth get out of her space.