- Sandy being among the few who support Betty Rizzo when she thinks she's pregnant with Kenickie's baby. Keep in mind that Rizzo was the Alpha Bitch until then and had looked down on Sandy.
- The coach shows boundless patience and encouragement as Danny fails dreadfully at basketball, football and baseball, all because Danny was trying to find a sport that fit him.
- It worked too, as Danny's work on the track team let him graduate on time, unlike all the other Thunderbirds.
- The gang's response to the idea that they might never see each other again? Dismiss it almost instantly, and burst into the Friendship Song "We Go Together". No way their adventures are going away just because their graduating.