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Title
The GokusenThe Gokusen(ごくせん)
Released
13 TV Episodes13 TV Episodes
Dates
October 12, 2004January 6, 2004–March 30, 2004
Company
Media BlastersMadhouse/NTV/VAP
Creator
 Kozueko Morimoto
Director
 Masami Sato
Genre
Comedy, Drama, Coming of AgeComedy, Drama, Coming of Age
Characters
Kumiko "Yankumi" YamaguchiKumiko "Yankumi" Yamaguchi
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Shin SawadaShin Sawada
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Chinpira βŠ•Chinpira βŠ•
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Eguchi βŠ•Eguchi βŠ•
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Fuji βŠ•Fuji βŠ•
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Characters: The Gokusen

English Name
Japanese Name
English Name
Japanese Name
Kumiko "Yankumi" Yamaguchi Kumiko "Yankumi" Yamaguchi Principal βŠ• Principal βŠ•
Shin Sawada Shin Sawada Shinohara βŠ• Shinohara βŠ•
Chinpira βŠ• Chinpira βŠ• Shizuka Fujiyama βŠ• Shizuka Fujiyama βŠ•
Eguchi βŠ• Eguchi βŠ• Take Noda βŠ• Take Noda βŠ•
Fuji βŠ• Fuji βŠ• Teruo "Kuma" Kumai βŠ• Teruo "Kuma" Kumai βŠ•
Haruhiko "Uchi" Uchiyama βŠ• Haruhiko "Uchi" Uchiyama βŠ• Tetsu Asakura βŠ• Tetsu Asakura βŠ•
Kyotaro Oshima βŠ• Kyotaro Oshima βŠ• Vice Principal βŠ• Vice Principal βŠ•
Minoru βŠ• Minoru βŠ• Youichi Minami βŠ• Youichi Minami βŠ•

Description: The Gokusen

Kumiko "Yankumi" Yamaguchi is a math teacher preparing for her first day at work at the Shirokin Gakuen Private School. She is given the assignment of being the Homeroom teacher for Class 2-4. However, the class is populated with a gang of Delinquents. At first, the class tries frightening her out of the job, but she eventually gains the class' respect after their failed attempts.

But Yankumi has a secret. She's a heir to a powerful Yakuza group known as the Oedo. Will Yankumi be able to keep her secret and be able to continue her career as a math teacher?