First aired
March 24, 2020
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Schooled is the 18th episode of NCIS Season 17 and also the 396th episode of the entire NCIS series.


The team searches for answers when the body of a well-regarded Navy technician in the Reserves is found floating in a lake where a popular community event is being held while Sloane is caught off-guard when her daughter, Faith, makes an unexpected request.


Major Events Edit

  • Agent Sloane reveals her daughter, Faith, was the result of a rape when she was 19.


Series RegularsEdit

Name Portrayed by Role
Leroy Jethro Gibbs Mark Harmon Special Agent in charge of the NCIS Major Case Response Team.
Timothy McGee Sean Murray Senior Special Agent and second-in command of the NCIS Major Case Response Team.
Eleanor Bishop Emily Wickersham Special Agent for the NCIS Major Case Response Team.
Nicholas Torres Wilmer Valderrama Special Agent for the NCIS Major Case Response Team.
Jacqueline Sloane Maria Bello NCIS Forensic Psychologist.
James Palmer Brian Dietzen Chief Medical Examiner for the Major Case Response Team.
Kasie Hines Diona Reasonover NCIS Forensic Specialist.
Leon Vance Rocky Carroll Director of NCIS
Donald Mallard David McCallum NCIS Historian. Despite being credited, McCallum doesn't appear in this episode.

Recurring CastEdit

Name Portrayed by Role
Faith Tolliver Kate Hamilton NCIS Forensic Psychologist Jacqueline Sloane's daughter.

Other CastEdit

Name Portrayed by Role
Dean Neil Patterson Jeremiah Birkett
Ramona Whistler Chelsea Tavares Petty Officer Whistler's wife
Taye Tanner Patrick Cage Petty Officer Whistler's best friend.
Beverly Berkshire Iris Bahr
Rick Martel Matthew Ashford Faith's father and Agent Sloane's rapist.
Portland Douglas Joshua Dov Scam artist who murdered Petty Officer Whistler.
Edgar Amari O’Neil
Armen Nahapetian Allen
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