|Title||Directed by||Written by||Original air date ||U.S. viewers
|179a||1a||"Extreme Spots"||Tom Yasumi||Luke Brookshier, Marc Ceccarelli, and Derek Iversen||July 21, 2012||3.70|
When the Drasticals come to town, SpongeBob and Patrick try to do whatever it takes to join them, no matter how extreme – or dangerous. Whether attempting sand motorbiking, hang gliding, seashell surfing or extreme bubble blowing, SpongeBob and Patrick undertake the challenge in an effort to demonstrate they are extreme. Guest appearance: Johnny Knoxville as Johnny Krill.
|179b||1b||"Squirrel Record"||Alan Smart||Luke Brookshier, Marc Ceccarelli, and Derek Iversen||July 21, 2012||3.70|
|Sandy is determined to break a record number of world records, in record time, so SpongeBob joins her for an action-packed weekend of dangerous record setting.|
|180a||2a||"Patrick-Man!"||Alan Smart||Casey Alexander, Zeus Cervas, and Derek Iversen||October 27, 2012||4.10|
|180b||2b||"Gary's New Toy"||Tom Yasumi||Marc Ceccarelli and Derek Iversen||October 14, 2012||2.36|
|SpongeBob must take drastic measures when Gary's new red ball starts to control him.|
|181a||3a||"License to Milkshake"||Tom Yasumi||Casey Alexander, Zeus Cervas, and Mr. Lawrence||September 7, 2012||3.13|
SpongeBob returns to the milk-shake academy after discovering his milk-shake license has expired. Guest appearance: Michael McKean as Captain Frostymug.
|181b||3b||"Squid Baby"||Alan Smart||Casey Alexander, Zeus Cervas, and Mr. Lawrence||September 3, 2012||3.36|
|A head injury causes Squidward to regress to an infant state, and SpongeBob and Patrick must take care of him until he recovers.|
|182a||4a||"Little Yellow Book"||Alan Smart||Luke Brookshier, Marc Ceccarelli, and Derek Iversen||March 2, 2013||4.73|
|Squidward discovers SpongeBob's diary and reads it to everyone in the Krusty Krab, and SpongeBob is devastated.|
|182b||4b||"Bumper to Bumper"||Alan Smart||Casey Alexander, Zeus Cervas, and Mr. Lawrence||November 17, 2012||4.01|
|Mrs. Puff tries a new method to get SpongeBob to pass his driving test. At first point, it's successful, but her parole officer arrests her for driving recklessly during the test and tears up SpongeBob's license, so as usual, it fails.|
|183a||5a||"Eek, An Urchin!"||Alan Smart||Marc Ceccarelli, Luke Brookshier, and Mr. Lawrence||October 27, 2012||4.10|
|SpongeBob finds an urchin in the Krusty Krab and tries to get rid of it.|
|183b||5b||"Squid Defense"||Tom Yasumi||Casey Alexander, Zeus Cervas, Blake Lemons, and Derek Iversen||January 1, 2013||3.70|
|After Squidward is cornered in a dark alley and his groceries are stolen, he asks SpongeBob and Sandy to teach him karate so he can defend himself if it ever happens again.|
|184a||6a||"Jailbreak!"||Alan Smart||Marc Ceccarelli, Luke Brookshier, and Mr. Lawrence||March 16, 2013||3.81|
|Plankton teams up with his criminal friends to break out of jail in order to steal Mr. Krabs' secret formula. Luckily, SpongeBob intervenes with the jailbreak plot.|
|184b||6b||"Evil Spatula"||Alan Smart and Tom Yasumi||Casey Alexander, Zeus Cervas, Blake Lemons, and Andrew Goodman||March 9, 2013||4.04|
|SpongeBob replaces his broken spatula with one from Plankton, which may have magical strength and powers.|
|185||7||"It Came From Goo Lagoon"||Alan Smart and Tom Yasumi||Marc Ceccarelli, Luke Brookshier, Derek Iversen, and Mr. Lawrence||February 17, 2014[nb 1]||4.04|
|SpongeBob, Patrick, and Squidward discover a wave of mucus bubbles coming from Goo Lagoon, and Sandy realizes they are dangerous, but no one listens to her due to the trio's promoting of the bubbles, until they become a giant goo ball, which Plankton is trying to control.|
|186a||8a||"Safe Deposit Krabs"||Alan Smart||Casey Alexander, Zeus Cervas, Blake Lemons, and Derek Iversen||May 25, 2013||4.18|
|Mr. Krabs finds himself trapped in Bikini Bottom's brand-new bank, "Bank of Bikini Bottom Bank", on the verge of getting instant interest, and it's up to SpongeBob and Patrick to save him.|
|186b||8b||"Plankton's Pet"||Alan Smart and Tom Yasumi||Marc Ceccarelli, Luke Brookshier, and Mr. Lawrence||January 19, 2013||4.37|
|After failing again to steal the Krabby Patty secret formula, Plankton gets a pet amoeba to cheer himself up.|
|187a||9a||"Don't Look Now"||Tom Yasumi||Marc Ceccarelli, Luke Brookshier, and Mr. Lawrence||October 14, 2013[nb 2]||3.42|
|After SpongeBob and Patrick watch a horror movie, they are convinced that the villain of the movie exists and is after them.|
|187b||9b||"Séance Shméance"||Alan Smart and Tom Yasumi||Casey Alexander, Zeus Cervas, and Mr. Lawrence||October 14, 2013[nb 2]||3.42|
|SpongeBob attempts to contact spirits in order to find a long-lost sandwich recipe.|
|188a||10a||"Kenny The Cat"||Tom Yasumi||Casey Alexander, Zeus Cervas, Blake Lemons, and Mr. Lawrence||March 29, 2014[nb 3]||4.33|
SpongeBob becomes obsessed with Bikini Bottom's new star, Kenny the Cat, who can hold his breath for an incredible amount of time. Sandy, however, thinks Kenny is a fraud. After SpongeBob invites Kenny to the Krusty Krab and discovers that he is indeed a fraud, he tries to help Kenny cover up against logic-backed Sandy. Guest appearance: Biz Markie as Kenny the Cat.
|188b||10b||"Yeti Krabs"||Alan Smart||Casey Alexander, Zeus Cervas, and Mr. Lawrence||March 29, 2015[nb 3]||2.25|
|Squidward stops doing work at the Krusty Krab, so Mr. Krabs tells a scary story about a yeti crab that eats lazy employees. When a real one shows up at the Krusty Krab, SpongeBob takes it seriously and starts working in overdrive.|
|189||11||"SpongeBob, You're Fired"||Alan Smart and Tom Yasumi||Marc Ceccarelli, Luke Brookshier, and Mr. Lawrence||November 11, 2013[nb 4]||5.19|
|After being let go by Mr. Krabs in a cost-cutting measure, SpongeBob looks to take his talents elsewhere.|
|190a||12a||"Lost In Bikini Bottom"||Alan Smart and Tom Yasumi||Jack Pendarvis||July 16, 2015||3.20|
|After trying to take a short cut to the Krusty Krab, SpongeBob gets lost.|
|190b||12b||"Tutor Sauce"||Alan Smart and Tom Yasumi||Jack Pendarvis||July 16, 2015||3.20|
|SpongeBob is sad because he failed another driving test and starts ruining patties. Mr. Krabs offers to teach SpongeBob how to drive, but SpongeBob repeatedly destroys the Krusty Krab.|
|191a||13a||"Squid Plus One"||Alan Smart and Tom Yasumi||Kyle McCulloch and Jack Pendarvis||September 7, 2015||1.98|
|Squidward receives an invitation to a gallery opening and scrambles to find a friend to take with him, but whenever he tries to invite someone, he either ends up offending him or vice versa. Meanwhile, SpongeBob eagerly awaits Squidward's invite.|
|191b||13b||"The Executive Treatment"||Alan Smart and Tom Yasumi||Jack Pendarvis||September 7, 2015||1.98|
While trying to order the executive sandwich from the Krusty Krab, Patrick gets swept up in the fast-paced world of business. He is afraid to say he is not a part of the business, out of fear of being convicted as a spy. Guest appearance: Frank Ferrante as the business manager.
|192a||14a||"Company Picnic"||Alan Smart and Tom Yasumi||Kyle McCulloch and Jack Pendarvis||September 25, 2015||1.61|
|Mr. Krabs holds the Krusty Krab's first annual company picnic to boost morale, but Plankton hosts his own picnic on the same day.|
|192b||14b||"Pull Up A Barrel"||Alan Smart and Tom Yasumi||Jack Pendarvis||September 18, 2015||2.09|
|Mr. Krabs tells SpongeBob and Squidward a tale from his old navy days.|
|193a||15a||"Sanctuary!"||Alan Smart and Tom Yasumi||Kyle McCulloch||October 16, 2015||1.28|
SpongeBob takes stray snails into his home. Guest appearance: Bob Barker as Bob Barnacle.
|193b||15b||"What's Eating Patrick?"||Alan Smart and Tom Yasumi||Kyle McCulloch and Jack Pendarvis||October 2, 2015||1.77|
|Mr. Krabs makes Patrick enter a Krabby Patty eating competition to uphold Bikini Bottom's honor.|
|194a||16a||"Patrick! The Game"||Alan Smart and Tom Yasumi||Kyle McCulloch||November 11, 2015||2.05|
|Patrick creates a board game, and invites SpongeBob, Squidward, and Sandy to come play it. However, Squidward accuses Patrick of making up too many rules.|
|194b||16b||"The Sewers of Bikini Bottom"||Alan Smart and Tom Yasumi||Kaz||November 11, 2015||2.05|
After accidentally flushing Mr. Krabs' safe, SpongeBob and Squidward must go into the sewers to retrieve it. Guest appearance: Jeff Bennett as Charlton Hawkfish and the hot dog vendor.
|195a||17a||"SpongeBob LongPants"||Alan Smart and Tom Yasumi||Kaz||February 15, 2016||2.93|
SpongeBob's life changes when he swaps his old square pants for a new pair of jeans. Guest appearance: Jeff Bennett as the fancy fish.
|195b||17b||"Larry's Gym"||Alan Smart and Tom Yasumi||Jack Pendarvis||February 15, 2016||2.93|
|When Larry the Lobster opens a new gym, SpongeBob becomes his #1 customer.|
|196a||18a||"The Fishbowl"||Alan Smart and Tom Yasumi||Kyle McCulloch and Jack Pendarvis||May 2, 2016[nb 5]||1.96|
|Sandy tries to study SpongeBob and Patrick's behavior, but her science experiment goes horribly awry.|
|196b||18b||"Married to Money"||Alan Smart and Tom Yasumi||Josh Androsky and Daniel Dominguez||May 3, 2016[nb 6]||1.76|
|Mr. Krabs takes Plankton’s advice, and finally marries the only thing he ever loved...money.|
|197a||19a||"Mall Girl Pearl"||Alan Smart and Tom Yasumi||Clare O'Kane||March 12, 2016||3.11|
|197b||19b||"Two Thumbs Down"||Alan Smart and Tom Yasumi||Kyle McCulloch||March 12, 2016||3.11|
|SpongeBob loses the use of his thumbs. He then realizes that he may never use his thumbs ever again.|
|198a||20a||"Sharks vs. Pods"||Tom Yasumi||Solomon Georgio||May 4, 2016||1.81|
The next confrontation of the toughest guys in town, "The Sharks", may be too much for SpongeBob to handle. Guest appearances: Henry Winkler as Sharkface, Michael McKean as Lonnie the Shark and David Lander as Donnie the Shark.
|198b||20b||"CopyBob DittoPants"||Alan Smart||Kaz||May 5, 2016||1.71|
|Plankton clones SpongeBob to steal the secret formula, but his plans may be ruined by the original SpongeBob.|
|199a||21a||"Sold!"||Alan Smart and Tom Yasumi||Kyle McCulloch and Kaz||May 6, 2016||1.80|
SpongeBob and Patrick believe their homes have been sold, so they move away, and Squidward couldn't be happier about this. Guest appearance: James Arnold Taylor as Nick Fishkins and the isopod.
|199b||21b||"Lame and Fortune"||Alan Smart and Tom Yasumi||Mr. Lawrence||July 11, 2016[nb 7]||1.96|
|Plankton realizes that fortune cookies can predict the future, so he changes them to fit his plans.|
(Goodbye Krabby Patty)"
|TBA||Kyle McCulloch||February 20, 2017||TBA|
|201a||23a||"Sandy's Nutmare"||Alan Smart and Tom Yasumi||Andrew Goodman||July 12, 2016||2.00|
Sandy creates a popular food item made out of acorns, but her greed takes a toll on her tree. Guest appearance: Eric Bauza as The Shalmon.
|201b||23b||"Bulletin Board"||Alan Smart and Tom Yasumi||Jack Pendarvis||October 1, 2016[nb 8]||2.11|
|SpongeBob puts up a community bulletin board at the Krusty Krab, but anonymous reviews lead to trouble thanks to Patrick's notes.|
|202a||24a||"Food Con Castaways"||Alan Smart||Josh Androsky and Daniel Dominguez||July 13, 2016||2.02|
|Spongebob, Patrick, Mr. Krabs, And Squidward heads to a food convention, but trouble stirs when they get deserted in the woods then they fight for the patty.|
|202b||24b||"Snail Mail"||Tom Yasumi||Clare O'Kane||October 22, 2016[nb 9]||1.67|
|SpongeBob lies to his penpal, and continues it when he visits. But his penpal thinks that SpongeBob can fly after penpal wrote that he wants to see SpongeBob fly because he is dying.|
|203a||25a||"Pineapple Invasion"||Alan Smart||Kaz||July 14, 2016||2.24|
|Mr. Krabs asks SpongeBob to hide the secret formula in his house, and Gary must protect it from Plankton.|
|Tom Yasumi||Kaz||July 15, 2016||1.83|
|Sandy and Karen must save the day when a freak accident causes everyone in town to become as stupid as Patrick thanks to Plankton's scheme.|
|204a||26a||"Mutiny On The Krusty"||Tom Yasumi||Kaz||October 8, 2016||1.93|
|When the Krusty Krab is blown away by a storm, an insane Mr. Krabs has to guide his employees and customers back to their homes.|
|204b||26b||"The Whole Tooth"
"(The Tooth, The Whole Tooth, and Nothing But The Tooth)"
|TBA||Kyle McCulloch||December 3, 2016||TBA|
|Patrick has excruciating pain in his last baby tooth, but is afraid of dentists and doesn't want to lose it. Instead, SpongeBob enlists his aid.|
There's actually a 9A and 9B because the season is so long (9A is 179a - 189 and 9B is 190a - 204b and the season took 5 years to air).
Goodbye, Krabby Patty is the first and only episode in season 9 to air in 2017.