Detention Adventure

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  • TV-G
  • 2019
  • 2 Seasons
  • 7.4  (107)

Detention Adventure is a Canadian children's adventure series that premiered on CBC in May 2019. The show was created by Joe Kicak and Carmen Albano and follows the story of four middle school kids who sneak into detention to find a hidden treasure that is rumored to be in their school.

The series stars Tomaso Sanelli as the charismatic and cunning Brett Austin, Jack Fulton as the tech-savvy Devon Taylor, Ali Prijono as the bookworm Raign Westbrook, and Simone Miller as the new kid in school, Joy Jayadi.

In the first episode of the series, the four friends discover an old yearbook containing a cryptic message stating that a treasure is hidden somewhere in their school. The group is determined to find it, but they quickly realize that the school's strict detention policy is making it impossible.

Determined to find the treasure, they come up with a plan to sneak into detention and search for clues. They successfully break into the detention room, but things quickly spiral out of control when they realize they are not alone.

In subsequent episodes, the group must navigate their way around the school, solve puzzles, and avoid detention hall monitors to find clues about the treasure's location. Along the way, they also discover secrets about the school's history and uncover a larger conspiracy that threatens to change everything they thought they knew about their school.

The show's premise is a mix of mystery, adventure, and comedy, aimed at a younger audience. The characters are diverse and relatable, with each bringing their unique skills and interests to the group's quest. Brett is the leader of the group, Devon is the tech genius, Raign is the bookworm, and Joy is the newcomer to the school, but still manages to hold her own.

The show's production values are impressive, with stunning visuals and excellent sound design that keep viewers engaged in the action. The show also does an excellent job of pacing its storylines and keeping viewers invested in the characters' goals and motivations.

Detention Adventure is a unique and refreshing addition to the children's television landscape, highlighting the importance of teamwork, determination, and creativity in problem-solving. The show's themes of acceptance, friendship, and perseverance make it an excellent choice for parents who want to instill these values in their children.

Overall, Detention Adventure is an entertaining and engaging adventure series that provides an excellent blend of humor and education for children. It has garnered positive reviews and has gained a loyal following since its debut. If you're looking for a fun and educational series that both you and your children can enjoy, Detention Adventure is an excellent choice.

Detention Adventure is a series that is currently running and has 2 seasons (20 episodes). The series first aired on May 3, 2019.

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The Past is Present
10. The Past is Present
October 2, 2020
Trapped, running out of time, and no cell reception, the gang needs to confront their fears and draw from their past in order to escape the underground tomb.
Buried Treasure
9. Buried Treasure
October 2, 2020
The last clue leads our party of five to a silent snowy graveyard where they discover a tomb with what they are looking for. Our mysterious red cloak villain is revealed, and Kelly must face her past to move ahead.
All the World's a Stage
8. All the World's a Stage
October 2, 2020
Our core four endure public humiliation performing the worst play of all time, The Legendary Life of Ignatius Cockshutt, for their classmates and family. While in between performances, the gang gains a new perspective on history and decides to put a new spin on an old story.
Hitting a Wall
7. Hitting a Wall
October 2, 2020
Brett finds himself treasure hunting solo while simultaneously attempting to get the gang back together. When it is ‘obstacle course day’ in gym class, the core four are forced to work together and learn that a strong foundation is the key to any obstacle. The four realize Kelly has been missing from school and need to find her to continue on their mission.
Once Upon a Time in Brantford
6. Once Upon a Time in Brantford
October 2, 2020
The fab five meet with an old enemy to devise a daring heist on the Historical Society. Tensions run high when someone is a no-show, making the group leave their comfort zone. Joy is forced to distract Miss Dumont, while Raign battles with a rotary phone. With tempers flaring, the gang speak up about how they all feel about each other.
Old Friends
5. Old Friends
October 2, 2020
A bright star leads these wise boys and girls to a dusty antique store in search of the next clue. They quickly meet the eerie shopkeeper, Gregor, and must decide if they should let him in on their treasure hunt. He gives them a history lesson outside of school but expects something in return. As pressure rises, flames are stoked, and Kelly’s secret is exposed.
Seeking Asylum
4. Seeking Asylum
October 2, 2020
While looking at their next clue the gang is quickly interrupted by Kelly warning them someone is coming after them. They must hide and devise a plan to escape the church without being caught. Realizing someone tampered with the new clue already, Raign invites everyone back to her house to examine it further. What should be a quiet night at the Westbrook home is crowded celebration. Kelly is thrilled she is witnessing history in the making while Raign discovers secrets about Joy and sister.
Back Roads
3. Back Roads
October 2, 2020
The detention team face their greatest challenge yet, convincing their parents to drive them across town. They follow their clue to a ‘haunted’ church that supposedly reveals your darkest fears. Kelly takes on the role of ‘new Hulk,’ which makes ‘old Hulk’ jealous. The team splits up to cover more ground, while Kelly stays behind to ‘keep watch.’ Scared and alone, they realize someone, or something is following them.
The Past Reveals Itself
2. The Past Reveals Itself
October 2, 2020
The team tries to decipher their first clue in the detention room but are interrupted by local historian Miss Dumont, who stops by to take back what she believes belongs to the Historical Society. As punishment, the new fab five are assigned to perform in a historical reenactment of ‘The Legendary Life of Ignatius Cockshutt’. Not only will the play count for 80% of their midterm history grade, but just being in it will destroy any chance they have of ever being popular.
History Repeating
1. History Repeating
October 2, 2020
After an epic prank rocks Alexander Graham Bell Middle School, Raign, Brett, Joy & Hulk end up in detention. Only this time, it wasn’t them! The true prankster reveals themselves and wants to join them on their quest to find Ignatius Cockshutt’s long lost fortune. The group is reluctant until they discover she holds the clue that they have been looking for.
Where to Watch Detention Adventure
Detention Adventure is available for streaming on the CBC (CA) website, both individual episodes and full seasons. You can also watch Detention Adventure on demand at Max.
  • Premiere Date
    May 3, 2019
  • IMDB Rating
    7.4  (107)