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"I know. If we use them in class, they get pouched. Yes, it's a verb now." Sydney to Max about cell phones

How Sydney Got Her Phone Back is the twenty first and final episode in Season 1 of Sydney to the Max. It first aired on July 23, 2019 along with Dancin' the Vida Loca, to 0.51 million viewers.[1]


When a cell phone ban policy during school hours goes up for a vote, Sydney is sure her dad, who's on the Parent School Committee, will vote against it.[2] When Max’s skateboard is taken by the school principal, he goes to some serious lengths to get his most prized possession back.[3]


Main Cast

Recurring Cast

Guest Cast

  • Traciann McKenzil as Jimmy's mom
  • Jaclyn Lyons as Kayla's mom


  • Angela (Sophia's mom) being overly strict and controlling is shown again in "Night Not at the Museum" where she pressures Max to not back down on his punishment for Syd.


  • The episode title is a play on the 1998 romantic comedy-drama film How Stella Got Her Groove Back.
    • Disney Channel's K.C. Undercover also referenced this title with "How K.C. Got Her Swag Back".
  • This is the final episode of Season 1.
  • This is the second episode where Sophia appears without Emmy.
  • It is revealed Max is on parent committee.
  • It is revealed Vice Principal Virmani was the Vice-Principal while Max was still in 7th grade, 27 years ago.