Best Shows on Nick, Cartoon Network, Disney Channel, Discovery Family, Sprout, Smile of a Child, and PBS Kids of 2016

NOTE: Do not add any old or cancelled shows, because those aren't considered modern. Also, since the list includes Nickelodeon and Disney Channel, you are free to add Nick Jr and Disney Jr shows, since those also count as Nickelodeon and Disney Channel.

Also do not add shows from other channels than the ones that I mentioned

The Top Ten

1 SpongeBob SquarePants SpongeBob SquarePants SpongeBob SquarePants is an American animated television series created by marine biologist and animator Stephen Hillenburg for Nickelodeon. Spongebob is currently the most popular show on Nickelodeon, as well as the longest running show, running for 18 years, and is beginning its 11th season.

The new episode was so worth waiting for I laughed so hard

Sadly, loud house got more ratings in June 2016

Used to be my favorite but MLP is my new favorite. The bad thing is that Spongebob is ending at around 2019. Please respect me - Neonco31

Spongebob is not ending in 2019. It has ben renewed for a season 12. Type spongebob season 12 confirmed or check it on the wiki. Plus what's so good about mlp? That show is boooring! Also whowever said this show is annoying and overrated is an idiot. Seriously. This spongebob bashing is getting old now.

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2 The Loud House The Loud House The Loud House is an American animated television series created by Chris Savino for Nickelodeon. The series revolves around the chaotic suburban everyday life of a boy named Lincoln Loud and his ten sisters, to which he survives as the middle child and only son in a large family of eleven children. ...read more.

Basically the only good show on Nickelodeon now. Plus it's way better than Stuck in the Middle or whatever that show's called. - Anonymousxcxc

I love loud house they should make more adventures

"Wow, I think I'm getting a cringe dudes." - Luna Loud

It's the best on nick, but on nick (nick is bull crap)

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3 Steven Universe Steven Universe Steven Universe is an American animated television series created by Rebecca Sugar for Cartoon Network. The show's based around a young boy by the name of Steven Universe, who is a hybrid of a gem and a human. He lives with his gem friends, Garnet, Amethyst and Pearl.

We..are the crystal gems! We'll always save the day! And if you think we can't. We'll always find a way! That's why the people of this world belive in...Garnet Amethyst and Pearl and Steven!

Stevn,and his friends garnet amerhyst, pearl, need to save the world from the eivil homewrodl gems like yellow diamdond anf blue diamodn and peridot and lapis lazuli join the cgs this is way better than migythty stupidswords

4 My Little Pony: Friendship is Magic My Little Pony: Friendship is Magic My Little Pony: Friendship Is Magic is a children's animated fantasy television series developed by Lauren Faust, produced by Hasbro Studios and DHX Media Vancouver . Despite the target demographic of young girls, Friendship Is Magic has also gained a large following of older viewers, mainly young and ...read more.

Perfect for young kids to learn the power of friendship

My favorite show since March 2016 - Neonco31

cool show

YAY!

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5 Girl Meets World Girl Meets World Girl Meets World is an American coming of age television sitcom. The series made its debut on Disney Channel on June 27, 2014.

I Agree Riley Is A Brat

So cringey, and the main character is super bratty

6 Gravity Falls Gravity Falls Gravity Falls is an American animated television series produced by Disney Television Animation that first aired on Disney Channel, and then on Disney XD from June 15, 2012 to February 15, 2016. The series follows the adventures of Dipper Pines and his twin sister Mabel in the fictional town of Gravity ...read more.

Was a really good show. Had lots of spark and potential in it and was mysterious and spooky enough to grab the viewers attention, as well as throw in some laughs and adult jokes. Sadly, good things don't last forever, and it ended. But it still had one of the best endings to a T.V. show of all time. Never going to forget this one.

Ah man I should've voted for Gravity Falls instead but I still think that The Loud House is good. - Anonymousxcxc

It wasn't cancelled it ended at the end of summer.

Should have more seasons

7 Veggietales Veggietales VeggieTales is an American series of direct-to-video children's computer animated films created by Phil Vischer and Mike Nawrocki featuring antropomorphic fruits and vegetables in stories conveying moral themes based on Christianity

Ahaha I love this show so much. It's the single best show on TBN, and it teaches you good lessons about the Bible. The silly songs are awesome and there are funny pop culture references. it's better than Auto B. Bad. - cartoonfan101

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8 Jungle Bunch Jungle Bunch The Jungle Bunch to the Rescue (also known as Les As de la Jungle à la Rescousse in French) is a French CGI animated television series. It was created by Jean-François Tosti, David Alaux, Eric Tosti and produced by TAT Productions and Master Films. The series is about Maurice, a penguin that thinks ...read more.

One of the best Sprout shows, right up there with Doozers, Maya the Bee, Floogals (sort of), Nina's World (sort of), and Berenstain Bears. Everything else is mediocre or just sucks. This show has action and funny moments, and plot, unlike Super Wings. - cartoonfan101

This, Doozers, Floogals, and Nina's world is good. Everything else is horrible, like, Super Wings, and Dumb Dumb, Twerp, and LAME. Also, I don't care for Maya the Bee.

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9 The Lion Guard The Lion Guard The Lion Guard is an American animated television series developed by Ford Riley based on Disney's 1994 film The Lion King. The series was first broadcast with a television movie titled The Lion Guard: Return of the Roar on Disney Channel on November 22, 2015 and began airing as a TV series on January ...read more.

I kind-of like this show. The only thing I can't stand is Bunga. I want to rip Bunga's head off and drown his already decapitated body in a river of BLOOD! - TailchaserFan10

I find this show good and underrated - Neonco31

It's the best show on Disney junior. Its also very mature for a T.V.-Yshow.

10 Harvey Beaks Harvey Beaks Harvey Beaks is an American animated television series created by C.H. Greenblatt for Nickelodeon. Originally announced to premiere on March 29, 2015, the series instead premiered on March 28, 2015 following the 2015 Kids' Choice Awards.

Best show for people who like light-heartedness and fun. - growlbunny

Cute

The Contenders

11 We Bare Bears We Bare Bears An animated comedy show by Daniel Chong about three different species of bears - Grizzly, Panda and Ice bear (polar bear). Since they were little, they wanted to get adopted by owners separately. But then they missed each other too much, so they reunited again. Now as adults, they now live in a cave ...read more.
12 Wild Kratts Wild Kratts Wild Kratts is an American-Canadian educational children's animated series created by Chris and Martin Kratt.

This is the best show for animals for reals
If Steve Erwin is a kid this show might be his favorite.
I LIKE THIS SO OOO MUCH

13 Miraculous: Tales of Ladybug & Cat Noir Miraculous: Tales of Ladybug & Cat Noir Also called "Miraculous", "Miraculous Ladybug", "Miraculous Ladybug and Cat Noir", "Ladybug and Cat Noir" or simply "Ladybug" . It's a French show created by Thomas Astruc and Jeremy Zag, produced by Method Animation (by Zag) and SAMG Animation (in Korean version). The theme song singed by Cash Callaway ...read more.

Yeah this show is really good - cartoonfan101

Yes! My favorite! It actually too good in Nickelodeon. - ChatNoirFan18

14 Star vs. the Forces of Evil Star vs. the Forces of Evil Star vs. the Forces of Evil is an American animated television series produced by Disney Television Animation.

A show that's worthy being in Disney, one of the best 2010s cartoon ever made, and it keeps improving every season.

One of the most underrated shows ever.

15 Pokémon: Sun and Moon

Better than Pokemon black and white

16 Ready Jet Go Ready Jet Go Ready Jet Go! is a CGI animated television series created by Craig Bartlett which premiered in the United States as part of the PBS Kids block on February 15, 2016 . The series is produced by Wind Dancer Films and Snee Oosh, Inc. in cooperation with NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory. The show is aimed ...read more.

One of pBS Kids' masterpiece

17 Wallykazam Wallykazam Wallykazam! is an American interactive children's animated television series created by Adam Peltzman. The series was first broadcast on February 3, 2014 on Nickelodeon. In Canada, it is broadcast on Treehouse TV. The literacy series takes place in a colorful world resembling that of inside a fairytale, ...read more.

I don't understand why everyone hates this show. It's way better than WordWorld. It teaches good literacy and has funny jokes for the parents.

I bet you all noticed I haven't put a Disney Junior show on here yet. Well I will soon, because most of the shows on DJ are mediocre or just plain bad. - cartoonfan101

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18 Elena of Avalor Elena of Avalor Elena of Avalor is an American-Animated television series created by Craig Gerber which first debuted on the Disney Channel and Disney Junior on July 22, 2016 and is currently airing on those channels. Princess Elena, the main protagonist is the first Latin-American Disney princess. The city of Avalor ...read more.

I'm 12 years old and I still watch this show

19 Liv and Maddie Liv and Maddie Liv and Maddie is a live-action Disney Channel sitcom that started in 2013, and ended on March 24, 2017. It is about two identical twin sisters named Olivia "Liv" Rooney and Madison "Maddie" Rooney (both portrayed by actress Dove Olivia Cameron; born in January 1996 as Chloe Celeste Hosterman) who reunite ...read more.

I love liv and maddie but know it's getting boring to me

AGH!, I Knew It, Disney1994 Will Never Go Away - VideoGamefan5

DISNEY! - Neonco31

20 Best Friends Whenever Best Friends Whenever Best Friends Whenever is an American multi-camera sitcom developed for Disney Channel, created by Jed Elinoff and Scott Thomas and executive produced by Jed Elinoff, Scott Thomas, and Michael B. Kaplan. The series stars Landry Bender as Cyd, Lauren Taylor as Shelby, Gus Kamp as Barry, Ricky Garcia as ...read more.
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