It's back-to-school time at 3rd Street School and the Recess gang hits the Fifth Grade running. But they're stopped in their tracks when they discover some unwelcome changes - no pizza, no playground... no lockers. And to make things worse, the fifth grade teacher turns out to be Miss Finster. It's all too much for T.J., who is determined to find a way to stand up for what the gang believes in and turn the school around. Full of excitement, suspense and loads of laughs - see how the fifth grade brings out the best in everyone... including Miss Finster and Principal Prickly.