1: 1- Ordinary World 2- Call to Adventure 3- Refusal of the Call 4- Meeting with the Mentor 5- Crossing the 1st Threshold 6- Tests, Allies, and Enemies | 7- Approach to the Inmost Cave 8- Ordeal/ Death Experience 9- Reward 10- The Road Back 11- Resurrection 12- Return With the Elixir
2: Ordinary World Dewey Finn, the protagonist, is a poor guy, living a meager apartment and is in a small rock band. He lives with his buddy who pays most of the bills because he is a teacher.
3: Call to Adventure Dewey gets kicked out of his band and has no money to pay bills or his rent. He has to figure out a new way to get some money. He gets a call from a local school looking for his roommate for a substitute teacher job. He takes it instead. He gets the idea to turn the class into a band and win money.
4: Refusal of the Call Dewey tries to get some teaching advice from his roommate, but he has a girlfriend who doesn't like him at all and tries to split them up.
5: Meeting with the Mentor Ned, his roommate, does end up not only giving him help, but actually encourages him with his substitute teacher job. However, Dewey's true intentions are still unknown to Ned.
6: Crossing the First Threshold He begins teaching the kids how to play instruments, he also assigns other positions for the kids, such as back-ground singers and roadies. They are not very good at first.
7: Tests He faces tests throughout most of the movie due to the fact that he is supposed to be a normal teacher. So he devises plans with his students to help distract the principal and fellow teachers from his plans. Allies His students are his allies because they are willing to be a band and want to win. Enemies Ned's girlfriend tries to ruin his plans. Plus, the other bands are trying to win.
8: Approach to the Inmost Cave Dewey and his students arrive to the competition and are preparing to perform.
9: Ordeal/Death Experience Dewey's secret gets out and the teachers discover what he has been doing. The parents are furious when they find out, because they have been spending a lot of money for the school.
10: Reward He earns his students respect and they agree to sneak out and play the contest.
11: The Road Back They perform in the competition and do very well, but lose to Dewey's old band, No Vacancy. He accepts that they lost.
12: Resurrection After losing the battle, the crowd gets angry and starts chanting "School of Rock". School of Rock then come back on stage to play an encore for them.
13: Return with Elixir Dewey starts his own lessons class, and gets to keep his new band.