Last Ditch Effort is the second segment of the thirty-eighth episode of The Emperor's New School.
Kuzco has been missing from school for the last 10 days. Guaka and Malina have to find Kuzco, while avoiding Kronk and Yzma, and get to school before the final bell or Yzma will be empress and Kuzco will be expelled.
- Ben Stein as Mr. Purutu
- J.P. Manoux as Kuzco
- Jessica DiCicco as Malina
- Justin Cowden as Guaca
- Patrick Warburton as Kronk
- Eartha Kitt as Yzma/Amzy
- Curtis Armstrong as Mr. Flaco Moleguaco
- The llama cart Yzma used had the "Kronk for Hire" sign on it.