"Faking It" is the sixth episode of the fifth series and the seventy-third episode overall of The Dumping Ground. It premiered on 17 February 2017.
When Floss wins a part that Candi-Rose wanted, things start getting ugly between the girls. Meanwhile, the rest of The Dumping Ground kids have a Dragon's Den themed day where they try to pitch a business to Mike and Finn.
- Connor Byrne as Mike Milligan
- Stacey Liu as May-Li Wang
- Sarah Rayson as Floss Guppy
- Carma Hylton as Candi–Rose Smith
- Lewis Hamilton as Ryan Reeves
- Kia Pegg as Jody Jackson
- Miles Butler-Hughton as Tyler Lewis
- Akuc Bol as Kazima Tako
- Ruben Reuter as Finn McLaine
- Annabelle Davis as Sasha Bellman
- Yousef Naseer as Joseph Stubbs
- Gwen Current as Billie Trent
- Nelly Current as Toni Trent
- Hannah Moncur as Chloe Reeves
- Alexander Aze as Dexter Bellman
- Jethro Baliba as Archie Able
- Julia Haworth as Kathrine
- Andrew Hanratty as Adam
- Lawrence Hale as Steve
- The title of this episode may be a reference to the 2014 American TV Series, Faking It.