Gotta Kick It Up Poster

Release Date: 2002

Not Yet Rated|1 hr 30 min

Plot Summary
At a Southern California middle school with a largely Latin-American student population, Yolanda (America Ferrera) and Daisy (Camille Guaty) convince new biology teacher Ms. Bartlett (Susan Egan) to become the coach of their dance team. After some early setbacks, the girls rebel against their Juilliard-trained coach's discipline and old-fashioned ideas. But after the girls sneak off and perform in an intramural competition without their coach's knowledge, the two sides must find middle ground.

Cast: Susan Egan, Camille Guaty, America Ferrera, Miguel Sandoval, Jhoanna Flores, Suilma Rodriguez, Sabrina Wiener

Director: Ramon Menendez

Genres: Family, Drama

Production Co: Disney Channel

Keywords: Mother, 2000s, Friendship, Growing up, Heartwarming, Spirited