Original air date: 09/24/2014 Runtime: 21:36 min. On the sixth season premiere, Frankie makes a giant blunder when she discovers that school started a week earlier than she thought – and Sue and Brick must scramble to catch up on the days they've missed and re-acclimate themselves to school life. Meanwhile, it looks like the “Year of Sue” might be starting off on a high when she finally gets her braces removed. Axl beats Mike at basketball for the first time in his life, and Brick gets creative in an attempt to find the perfect school book bag. RICHARD KIND guest stars as Sue’s Orthodontist, Dr. Niller.
Original air date: 10/08/2014 Runtime: 21:39 min. In an attempt to become more social, Brick shocks Frankie and Mike by informing them that he'd like to go to his middle school's Fall Fantasy Dance; Axl begins to panic when he discovers that he needs to declare a college major by the end of the week – and he has absolutely no idea what he wants to do; and Sue finds herself becoming a bit twitchy and nervous when she begins to drink a lot of coffee in an attempt to appear more mature and sophisticated, now that she's a high school senior.
Original air date: 10/29/2014 Runtime: 21:40 min. On Halloween night, Frankie and Mike are stunned – and a bit scared – to learn that Brick has invited a girl over to the house just to hang with him. Meanwhile, to help supplement her college fund, Sue attempts to put together a pumpkin patch screening of the animated classic, It's the Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown; and Axl reluctantly goes to the library to write a history paper and ironically gets locked inside after staying past closing hours.
Original air date: 11/19/2014 Runtime: 21:35 min. With the Heck house in disarray due to the kitchen sink hole and miniature dining room table, Frankie suggests that the family enjoy a Thanksgiving feast at the local King's Feast buffet. But all does not run so smoothly when Sue invites boyfriend Darrin to dine with the family and gets the feeling that Mike doesn't like him very much, Brick invites his quirky girlfriend Cindy, and Axl is forced by Frankie to invite a girl he doesn’t even know to the holiday meal.
Original air date: 01/14/2015 Runtime: 21:34 min. Frankie discovers an old, uncashed paycheck from Ehlert Motors. But in order for her to collect her pay, Mr. Ehlert (recurring guest star BRIAN DOYLE-MURRAY) forces her to work on the lot for one day. Meanwhile, after her hours at Spudsy's are cut down, Sue takes a part-time job from Mike as the quarry cleaning lady; Mike's dad, Big Mike (recurring guest star JOHN CULLUM), attempts to persuade a lazy Axl to help replace the Heck family’s damaged kitchen sink; and Brick discovers the joy of watching '70s game shows and begins his own annoying classic contest with the family.
Original air date: 02/11/2015 Runtime: 21:34 min. Valentine's Day aims its sights on the Heck kids when a nervous Brick finds out that his quirky girlfriend Cindy (guest star CASEY BURKE) wants him to kiss her on the special day; Darrin (recurring guest star JOHN GAMMON) asks Frankie and Mike to help out with an exciting scavenger hunt he's putting together for Sue; and Axl begins to question girlfriend Devin's request that he not give her anything for what she considers to be a lame tradition.