Everybody Hates the Ninth-Grade Dance is the 20th episode of Season 3.
When Chris becomes the only boy in school without a date for the ninth-grade dance, Greg suggests he ask a loner girl without a date. She accepts, but trouble ensues when word gets out about the inter-racial pairing. Meanwhile, Rochelle gets excited about.
- Tony Rock, the real life brother of Chris Rock, guest stars in this episode for the first time as Julius' brother Ryan, also known as uncle Ryan.
- In the episode, the girl was shown in a flashback from Everybody Hates the Pilot, when Chris had a fight against Caruso, but in the episode Everybody Hates the Pilot she wasn't seen at the fight.