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* BullyMagnet: A character targeted and picked on by several bullies.

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* PromWrecker: A character tries to ruin the school dance.


* ShopClass: A high school coarse where students are taught industrial arts.

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* ShopClass: A high school coarse course where students are taught industrial arts.


* AchievementTestOfDestiny

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* AchievementTestOfDestinyAchievementTestOfDestiny: A test that decides your future.



* IneptAptitudeTest
* LastMinuteProject

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* IneptAptitudeTest
IneptAptitudeTest: A student takes an aptitude test and doesn't get the result they wanted and/or expected.
* LastMinuteProjectLastMinuteProject: A student fails to put in any work for their school project and turns in something they just made up or plagiarized.



* TheParentProducedProject

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* TheParentProducedProjectTheParentProducedProject: A student has their parent do their school project for them.



* SleepLearning
* TrainProblem

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* SleepLearning
SleepLearning: A character uses BedtimeBrainwashing to help them study for an important event.
* TrainProblem
TrainProblem: A ridiculously hard math problem involving two trains.



* AfterSchoolCleaningDuty
* ChuckingChalk
* CorporalPunishment

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* AfterSchoolCleaningDuty
AfterSchoolCleaningDuty: Students stay after school to clean the classroom.
* ChuckingChalk
ChuckingChalk: A teacher throws a piece of chalk at their misbehaving students.
* CorporalPunishmentCorporalPunishment: A teacher inflicts physical pain on a student as a form of punishment.



* NailsOnABlackboard
* StandingInTheHall

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* NailsOnABlackboard
NailsOnABlackboard: Someone runs their nails across a chalkboard.
* StandingInTheHallStandingInTheHall: A student is made to stand in the hall as punishment.



* AntiSchoolUniformsPlot
* CasualSportsJersey
* CatholicSchoolgirlsRule

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* AntiSchoolUniformsPlot
AntiSchoolUniformsPlot: A school tries to implement school uniforms and the students try to protest.
* CasualSportsJersey
CasualSportsJersey: A character (often a JerkJock) wears a sports team uniform outside of a sports environment.
* CatholicSchoolgirlsRuleCatholicSchoolgirlsRule: A girl wears a catholic school uniform even when not attending a catholic school.



* RedArmbandOfLeadership
* SailorFuku
* SchoolSportUniform
* SchoolSwimsuit
* SchoolUniformsAreTheNewBlack
* SuddenSchoolUniform
* TransferStudentUniforms
* YellowSashOfPower

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* RedArmbandOfLeadership
RedArmbandOfLeadership: A student wears a red armband to show they are in charge of a club or group.
* SailorFuku
SailorFuku: A girl who wears a sailor suit.
* SchoolSportUniform
SchoolSportUniform: A uniform worn by students on the school sports teams.
* SchoolSwimsuit
SchoolSwimsuit: swimsuits that are given to students on the school swim team.
* SchoolUniformsAreTheNewBlack
SchoolUniformsAreTheNewBlack: A student who wears their school uniform even when they aren't attending school.
* SuddenSchoolUniform
SuddenSchoolUniform: A school suddenly starts forcing its students to wear a school uniform.
* TransferStudentUniforms
TransferStudentUniforms: A NewTransferStudent who wears a school uniform from their old school.
* YellowSashOfPower
YellowSashOfPower: A student given the job as hall monitor lets the authority and power go to their head.



* ADegreeInUseless
* IMinoredInTropology
* MRSDegree
* PhonyDegree
* WorthlessForeignDegree

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* ADegreeInUseless
ADegreeInUseless: A college degree in a subject that is worthless.
* IMinoredInTropology
IMinoredInTropology: A character reveals that they are educated in a field or subject that is unexpected for them.
* MRSDegree
MRSDegree: A woman who goes to college to find a husband.
* PhonyDegree
PhonyDegree: A person has a degree for something they didn't earn.
* WorthlessForeignDegree
WorthlessForeignDegree: A person from a foreign country gets a mediocre job rather than a job they are qualified for.



* AdultsAreUseless
* AlwaysInClassOne
* AsleepInClass
* AxesAtSchool
* ChekhovsClassroom

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* AdultsAreUseless
AdultsAreUseless: Even if a teacher is around, kids can still break school rules.
* AlwaysInClassOne
AlwaysInClassOne: Works about or in a school usually take place in Class X-A or Class X-1.
* AsleepInClass
AsleepInClass: A student who usually falls asleep during class.
* AxesAtSchool
AxesAtSchool: A student brings a weapon to school and may or may not use it against someone.
* ChekhovsClassroomChekhovsClassroom: Someone learns something in school and unexpectedly applies that knowledge later in the story.



* DodgeBallIsHell

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* DodgeBallIsHellDodgeBallIsHell: In works of fiction, dodgeball will always be delightful for TheBully and despairing for the nerds and unpopular kids.



* EducationThroughPyrotechnics
* EEqualsMCHammer

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* EducationThroughPyrotechnics
EducationThroughPyrotechnics: A lesson in science class often involves StuffBlowingUp.
* EEqualsMCHammerEEqualsMCHammer: Incorrect or nonsensical equations that look like real math.



* EveryoneWentToSchoolTogether

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* EveryoneWentToSchoolTogetherEveryoneWentToSchoolTogether: The adult cast of a show turn out of have known each other for years and even went to the same school.



* FoodFight

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* FoodFightFoodFight: A group of students in the cafeteria start throwing food at each other.



* GymClassHell
* GymClassRopeClimb
* HandsGoDown
* HigherEducationIsForWomen
* HomeschooledKids

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* GymClassHell
GymClassHell: Works of fiction portray gym class as torturous, especially for unpopular kids and nerds.
* GymClassRopeClimb
GymClassRopeClimb: An activity in gym class that involves students having to climb up a rope hanging from the ceiling.
* HandsGoDown
HandsGoDown: The teacher asks a question: everyone raises their hands. The teacher asks a follow up question: everyone lowers their hands.
* HigherEducationIsForWomen
HigherEducationIsForWomen: When a cast of characters graduate high school, it is more likely that the girls will to college.
* HomeschooledKidsHomeschooledKids: A character is taught and educated from home.



* JockDadNerdSon
* KeepAway
* MoochingMaster
* MysteriousTeachersLounge

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* JockDadNerdSon
JockDadNerdSon: A nerdy kid has a father who was a jock in school.
* KeepAway
KeepAway: A group of bullies take away someone's stuff and toss it around to each other to keep them from getting it back.
* MoochingMaster
MoochingMaster: A teacher who holds their student in a debt and takes advantage of it for personal gain.
* MysteriousTeachersLoungeMysteriousTeachersLounge: A group of students discuss what wonders could be hiding in the teacher's lounge.



* PassingNotesInClass
* PersecutedIntellectuals
* PickedLast
* PopularIsDumb

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* PassingNotesInClass
PassingNotesInClass: A student passes a note to their crush while class is in session.
* PersecutedIntellectuals
PersecutedIntellectuals: A person is feared, mistrusted, and persecuted because of their intelligence.
* PickedLast
PickedLast: A student is humiliated because they are the last one picked during gym class.
* PopularIsDumbPopularIsDumb: A character who is popular in school is portrayed as unintelligent.



* SaveOurStudents
* SchoolgirlSeries

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* SaveOurStudents
SaveOurStudents: A teacher tries to inspire a group of troubled students to do better in school.
* SchoolgirlSeriesSchoolgirlSeries: A SliceOfLife series starring a group of female students.



* SchoolIsMurder
* SchoolSavedMyLife

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* SchoolIsMurder
SchoolIsMurder: A character tries to survive school because there are elements that are literally tying to kill them.
* SchoolSavedMyLifeSchoolSavedMyLife: Something you learned in school ends up saving your life.



* StuffedIntoALocker
* StuffedIntoATrashcan

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* StuffedIntoALocker
StuffedIntoALocker: A bully stuffs a kid into their locker.
* StuffedIntoATrashcanStuffedIntoATrashcan: A bully stuffs a kid into a trashcan.



* {{Swirlie}}
* TextbookHumor
* ToastOfTardiness
* TrendAesop
* WackyFratboyHijinx
* WakeUpGoToSchoolSaveTheWorld

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* {{Swirlie}}
{{Swirlie}}: A bully sticks a kid's head in the toilet.
* TextbookHumor
TextbookHumor: Jokes in textbooks that you'd expect to keep a serious tone.
* ToastOfTardiness
ToastOfTardiness: A student who is late for school sticks a piece of toast in their mouth to eat for breakfast while they run.
* TrendAesop
TrendAesop: A character learns a lesson about trying to fit in with the crowd.
* WackyFratboyHijinx
WackyFratboyHijinx: A movie in which the humor comes from the antics of college fratboys.
* WakeUpGoToSchoolSaveTheWorld
WakeUpGoToSchoolSaveTheWorld: A KidHero has to juggle heroics and their personal life.



* BoxingLesson
* DeadlyGraduation
* HeirToTheDojo
* HeroAcademy
* TheSpartanWay
* TrainingAccident
* TrainingFromHell
* TrainingThePeacefulVillagers
* WaxOnWaxOff

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* BoxingLesson
BoxingLesson: A student who is bullied decides to take up boxing.
* DeadlyGraduation
DeadlyGraduation: A character in an evil training program must battle their friend to the death as a final test.
* HeirToTheDojo
HeirToTheDojo: A high school student is heir to a martial arts family.
* HeroAcademy
HeroAcademy: A school that trains people to develop the skills and knowledge needed to be able to do heroic deeds.
* TheSpartanWay
TheSpartanWay: TrainingFromHell meant to create a BadassArmy.
* TrainingAccident
TrainingAccident: A character undergoes special training only for something to [[GoneHorriblyWrong go horrible wrong]].
* TrainingFromHell
TrainingFromHell: Characters go through ''extremely'' tough training.
* TrainingThePeacefulVillagers
TrainingThePeacefulVillagers: TheHero trains a local village to fight back against an advancing army.
* WaxOnWaxOffWaxOnWaxOff: A character undergoes special training through menial work.


* AbsurdlyPowerfulStudentCouncil
* ClubStub
* DramaClub
* NondescriptClub
* SaveOurClub

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* AbsurdlyPowerfulStudentCouncil
AbsurdlyPowerfulStudentCouncil: An organization of students run the school like a government.
* ClubStub
ClubStub: A new student tries to save a school club with a dangerously declined membership.
* DramaClub
DramaClub: A club with students who enjoy acting and put on plays.
* NondescriptClub
* SaveOurClub
NondescriptClub: A school club with no particular subject or interest and is just a place for friends to hang out.



* SchoolClubFront
* SchoolClubStories
* SchoolNewspaperNewsHound

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* SchoolClubFront
SchoolClubFront: A school club is actually a coverup for some extracurricular activity that is usually supernaturally-oriented.
* SchoolClubStories
SchoolClubStories: Stories set in school, revolving around a club.
* SchoolNewspaperNewsHound
SchoolNewspaperNewsHound: An absurdly elaborate school paper that makes school's news with true commercial values.



* ClassTrip
* FundraiserCarnival
* GraduateFromTheStory
* GraduationForEveryone
* HighSchoolDance
* MeasuringDay
* PictureDay
* ScienceFair
* SchoolFestival
* SchoolPlay

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* ClassTrip
ClassTrip: A class leaves school for a day out to an educational landmark or museum.
* FundraiserCarnival
FundraiserCarnival: A school throws a carnival in order to help raise money.
* GraduateFromTheStory
GraduateFromTheStory: The main cast of a school centered story are graduating.
* GraduationForEveryone
GraduationForEveryone: The whole cast of a show graduate school whether they were a good student or not.
* HighSchoolDance
HighSchoolDance: A high school event where students ask each other to be their dates to the dance.
* MeasuringDay
MeasuringDay: Students are given an annual physical examination.
* PictureDay
PictureDay: Students attempt to look nice the whole school day so they will look nice for their school photo.
* ScienceFair
ScienceFair: A school event where students prepare science projects.
* SchoolFestival
SchoolFestival: A school-wide event where all the clubs compete in various activities.
* SchoolPlay
SchoolPlay: Students put on a play, which is typically [[StylisticSuck quite terrible]].


* AllGuysWantSororityWomen
* CliqueTour
* EatingLunchAlone

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* AllGuysWantSororityWomen
AllGuysWantSororityWomen: Male students are always interested in women who are part of a college sorority.
* CliqueTour
CliqueTour: When a new student arrives, they (and the audience) are quickly introduced to the social groups of the school.
* EatingLunchAloneEatingLunchAlone: A student eats lunch alone because they are new and haven't made friends yet or a social outcast.



* GirlPosse

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* GirlPosseGirlPosse: The AlphaBitch and her group of friends.



* InstantFanClub
* MakeWayForThePrincess
* SchoolgirlLesbians
* SempaiKohai
* SingleGirlSeeksMostPopularGuy

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* InstantFanClub
InstantFanClub: A character who is so awesome around school that they have a group of admirers.
* MakeWayForThePrincess
MakeWayForThePrincess: A scene where the AlphaBitch walks in a school hallway full of students.
* SchoolgirlLesbians
SchoolgirlLesbians: A schoolgirl who likes other girls.
* SempaiKohai
SempaiKohai: The Japanese equivalent of upperclassman and underclassman.
* SingleGirlSeeksMostPopularGuySingleGirlSeeksMostPopularGuy: An unpopular girl wants to date the most popular guy in school.


* BandGeek
* BarbaricBully
* BigManOnCampus

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* BandGeek
BandGeek: A student who is in the school marching band.
* BarbaricBully
BarbaricBully: In fiction, bullies are big, dumb, and ObviouslyEvil.
* BigManOnCampusBigManOnCampus: The high school version of TheAce, admired by everyone (or nearly everyone).



* BullyHunter

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* BullyHunterBullyHunter: A character who hates bullies and is adept and eager to take them down.



* {{Chuunibyou}}
* ClassClown
* ClassRepresentative
* CoolLoser
* {{Delinquents}}
* ExtracurricularEnthusiast
* ForeignExchangeStudent
* FormerFriendOfAlphaBitch
* FratBro

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* {{Chuunibyou}}
{{Chuunibyou}}: A JuniorHigh student who walks around acting like IJustWantToBeSpecial.
* ClassClown
ClassClown: The one kid in the class who has to be the center of attention.
* ClassRepresentative
ClassRepresentative: The student who leads the class in following all the school activities.
* CoolLoser
CoolLoser: A student who is smart, funny, fashionable and good looking, but not popular.
* {{Delinquents}}
{{Delinquents}}: Students who is usually up to no good.
* ExtracurricularEnthusiast
ExtracurricularEnthusiast: A student who's involved in loads of extracurricular activities.
* ForeignExchangeStudent
ForeignExchangeStudent: An exotic new student introduced as a source of comedy and/or drama.
* FormerFriendOfAlphaBitch
FormerFriendOfAlphaBitch: A character who used to be friends with the school's AlphaBitch.
* FratBroFratBro: A college-aged male who loves [[TheAlcoholic drinking]], [[LifeOfTheParty partying]], and [[AllMenArePerverts sex]].



* GoGetterGirl
* {{Goth}}
* HighSchoolHustler
* HugeSchoolgirl

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* GoGetterGirl
GoGetterGirl: A young woman who strives to be perfect in every respect whether it be school or outside.
* {{Goth}}
{{Goth}}: [[IJustWantToBeSpecial Eccentric]], moody oddballs who tend to wear dark clothes.
* HighSchoolHustler
HighSchoolHustler: The Mr. Fixit of high school.
* HugeSchoolgirlHugeSchoolgirl: A girl is unusually huge for her gender, and thus is self-conscious about her size.



* {{Joshikousei}}

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* {{Joshikousei}}{{Joshikousei}}: Japanese girls who wear SailorFuku.



* LovableJock
* NewTransferStudent
* OrdinaryHighSchoolStudent
* TheQuarterback
* SecondYearProtagonist
* ScholarshipStudent
* SchoolIdol
* SpoiledSweet
* StarvingStudent
* StrangerInAStrangeSchool
* StudentCouncilPresident

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* LovableJock
LovableJock: An athletic guy who is also a NiceGuy.
* NewTransferStudent
NewTransferStudent: A new student who is enrolling from another school.
* OrdinaryHighSchoolStudent
OrdinaryHighSchoolStudent: A high school student who appears normal at the start of the series.
* TheQuarterback
TheQuarterback: The effective captain of the school's football team who is usually nicer than his teammates.
* SecondYearProtagonist
SecondYearProtagonist: The lead character who is a sophomore in high school.
* ScholarshipStudent
ScholarshipStudent: A character who goes to a prestigious school on a scholarship.
* SchoolIdol
SchoolIdol: The most popular student in school.
* SpoiledSweet
SpoiledSweet: The rich popular student who is genuinely nice to everyone.
* StarvingStudent
StarvingStudent: The student from a poor background.
* StrangerInAStrangeSchool
StrangerInAStrangeSchool: An OrdinaryHighSchoolStudent who winds up attending an ExtranormalInstitute.
* StudentCouncilPresidentStudentCouncilPresident: The ClubPresident for the AbsurdlyPowerfulStudentCouncil, and the ClassRepresentative for the whole school.



* TinySchoolboy

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* TinySchoolboyTinySchoolboy: The smallest and youngest looking guy in class.



* TragicDropout
* UnknownRival

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* TragicDropout
TragicDropout: A good student winds up having to drop out of school.
* UnknownRival
UnknownRival: Two students competing for the same goal without one of them even aware of the competition.


* CompulsorySchoolAge
* ExpelledFromEveryOtherSchool
* FirstDayOfSchoolEpisode

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* CompulsorySchoolAge
CompulsorySchoolAge: Characters must attend school at the grade typical of their physical age, regardless of their mental age, knowledge, or maturity.
* ExpelledFromEveryOtherSchool
ExpelledFromEveryOtherSchool: A character who can't go to school because they have gotten expelled so many times.
* FirstDayOfSchoolEpisodeFirstDayOfSchoolEpisode: An episode where a character has their first day of school



* IvyLeagueForEveryone
* LateForSchool
* NewYearSameClass
* OffToBoardingSchool
* SchoolOfNoStudying

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* IvyLeagueForEveryone
IvyLeagueForEveryone: Fictional characters have a much easier time getting into prestigious schools than real people.
* LateForSchool
LateForSchool: A character is shown running to school because they overslept.
* NewYearSameClass
NewYearSameClass: The classroom of the students and teacher from the previous grade are together in the new grade.
* OffToBoardingSchool
OffToBoardingSchool: A villainous character plans to get rid of their new spouse's children by sending them to boarding school.
* SchoolOfNoStudyingSchoolOfNoStudying: A story that takes place in a school setting where no one is seen doing school work or worrying about their grades.



* SkippingSchool

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* SkippingSchool
SkippingSchool: A student decides not to go to school and goes off to do something else instead.


* AbsurdlyPowerfulSchoolJurisdiction
* AcademyOfAdventure

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* AbsurdlyPowerfulSchoolJurisdiction
AbsurdlyPowerfulSchoolJurisdiction: School officials attempt to punish a student for their actions outside of school grounds.
* AcademyOfAdventureAcademyOfAdventure: A school that is a WeirdnessMagnet where adventures can occur.



* AssimilationAcademy

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* AssimilationAcademyAssimilationAcademy: A school that discourages creativity and crushes spirits.



** BoardingSchoolOfHorrors
* CaliforniaUniversity
* ClassPet
* ClownSchool
* CollegeIsHighSchoolPart2
* CollegeRadio
* ConvenientlySeated
* CoolSchool
* CorrespondenceCourse
* CramSchool
* DaycareNightmare

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** BoardingSchoolOfHorrors
BoardingSchoolOfHorrors: A boarding school that is horrible to the students.
* CaliforniaUniversity
CaliforniaUniversity: A fictional university used by many HighSchool TV shows to extend their lives into the college years.
* ClassPet
ClassPet: An animal that is kept in a classroom and cared for by the students.
* ClownSchool
ClownSchool: A school where people go to learn comedy.
* CollegeIsHighSchoolPart2
CollegeIsHighSchoolPart2: A college that has all the high school stereotypes.
* CollegeRadio
CollegeRadio: A radio station run by college students.
* ConvenientlySeated
ConvenientlySeated: In a classroom, the main character will be sitting where it's convenient for the writer.
* CoolSchool
CoolSchool: A school that has an amazing curriculum.
* CorrespondenceCourse
CorrespondenceCourse: A school that offers distant learning.
* CramSchool
CramSchool: A school where you have to study '''''reeeeeally''''' hard to achieve certain goals.
* DaycareNightmareDaycareNightmare: A daycare center with poor management and /or abusive caretakers.



* DustbinSchool
* ElaborateUniversityHigh
* ElevatorSchool
* ExtranormalInstitute

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* DustbinSchool
DustbinSchool: A school where all the problem children go.
* ElaborateUniversityHigh
ElaborateUniversityHigh: A big fancy high school.
* ElevatorSchool
ElevatorSchool: A school has students from ''every'' grade in it.
* ExtranormalInstituteExtranormalInstitute: A school with an abnormal setting.



** HighSchoolRejects
** HighSchoolRocks
* InnerCitySchool

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** HighSchoolRejects
HighSchoolRejects: People you knew in high school are now working low-end jobs.
** HighSchoolRocks
HighSchoolRocks: High school being shown as a fun place to be.
* InnerCitySchoolInnerCitySchool: A SuckySchool where students do anything but learn.



* MilitaryAcademy
* MilitarySchool
* NinjaSchool
** PacifistDojo
** ThugDojo
* OldSchoolBuilding
* OneGenderSchool
* RoyalSchool
* SchoolForScheming
* SchoolOfHardKnocks
* SchoolOfSeduction
* SensitivityTraining

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* MilitaryAcademy
MilitaryAcademy: A school where a military officer learns his or her trade.
* MilitarySchool
MilitarySchool: A school which aims to instill military-style discipline in students.
* NinjaSchool
NinjaSchool: A school where you learn how to be a ninja.
** PacifistDojo
PacifistDojo: A martial arts school that teaches its pupils properly.
** ThugDojo
ThugDojo: A martial arts school that teaches its pupils to maim people at whim.
* OldSchoolBuilding
OldSchoolBuilding: An old, spooky abandoned schoolhouse.
* OneGenderSchool
OneGenderSchool: A school that only admits female or male students.
* RoyalSchool
RoyalSchool: A school that teaches girls how to be princesses.
* SchoolForScheming
SchoolForScheming: A school that is used as a cover for an elaborate plot-centric scheme.
* SchoolOfHardKnocks
SchoolOfHardKnocks: A school that allows students to fight each other.
* SchoolOfSeduction
SchoolOfSeduction: A school that teaches prostitution.
* SensitivityTrainingSensitivityTraining: A school that sensitize people to their attitudes and behaviors that may unwittingly cause offense to others.



* ShopClass
* SpaceCadetAcademy
* SpySchool
* StrawmanU
* SuckySchool
* SuperheroSchool

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* ShopClass
ShopClass: A high school coarse where students are taught industrial arts.
* SpaceCadetAcademy
SpaceCadetAcademy: The Sci-Fi equivalent of a WizardingSchool.
* SpySchool
SpySchool: A training program for spies or assassins
* StrawmanU
StrawmanU: A school stereotype that permits assumptions about the type of student the school will attract.
* SuckySchool
SuckySchool: A school that isn't very good at teaching.
* SuperheroSchoolSuperheroSchool: An institute that teaches young superheroes how to use their powers properly.



* TwoTeacherSchool
* WackyCollege
* WackyHomeroom
* WizardingSchool

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* TwoTeacherSchool
TwoTeacherSchool: Works set in schools that don't show more than two teachers.
* WackyCollege
WackyCollege: A college with strange faculty and students.
* WackyHomeroom
WackyHomeroom: A classroom with unique and quirky students.
* WizardingSchool
WizardingSchool: A school where people learn magic.

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* AntiSchoolUniformsPlot


* TeacherParentRomance: A teacher falls in love with the parent of one of her students.

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* TeacherParentRomance: A teacher falls in love with the parent of one of her their students.


* AcademyOfEvil
* AllGhoulsSchool

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* AcademyOfEvil
AcademyOfEvil: A school dedicated to training future villains.
* AllGhoulsSchoolAllGhoulsSchool: A school for monsters.



* DetentionEpisode

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* DetentionEpisodeDetentionEpisode: An episode of the show where one of the characters gets detention.



** HighSchoolAU

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** HighSchoolAUHighSchoolAU: An alternate continuity of a work where the characters are high school students.



* SextraCredit

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* SextraCreditSextraCredit: A student bribes their teacher into improving their grade by having sex with them.



* BackToSchool

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* BackToSchoolBackToSchool: The story has a character having to attend school again.



* HeldBackInSchool

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* HeldBackInSchoolHeldBackInSchool: A student who is older than their classmates because they had to repeat at least one school year.



* ShouldntWeBeInSchoolRightNow

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* ShouldntWeBeInSchoolRightNowShouldntWeBeInSchoolRightNow: It's pointed out that younger characters are cutting class when the plot clearly has them nowhere near school grounds.



* AlphaBitch

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* AlphaBitchAlphaBitch: A female student whose purpose is to be mean to the other characters.



* BookDumb
* BrilliantButLazy

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* BookDumb
BookDumb: A character who isn't very smart when it comes to schoolwork, but is gifted in social intelligence.
* BrilliantButLazyBrilliantButLazy: It's shown that a student with bad grades is actually very smart, they just lack the motivation to do their schoolwork properly.



* TheCheerleader

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* TheCheerleaderTheCheerleader: Cheerleaders are portrayed as mean or dumb.



* ChildProdigy

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* ChildProdigyChildProdigy: A child who is highly intelligent for their age.



* GradeSkipper

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* GradeSkipperGradeSkipper: A student has skipped a grade or two because of their gifted intelligence.



* JerkJock

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* JerkJockJerkJock: An athletic guy who is also a jerk.



* [[TeachersPet Teacher's Pet]]

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* [[TeachersPet Teacher's Pet]]TeachersPet: The student who kisses up to the teacher and rats on anyone trying to discreetly break the rules.



* TokenRichStudent

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* TokenRichStudentTokenRichStudent: The one student who belongs to a rich family.



* AllGuysWantCheerleaders

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* AllGuysWantCheerleadersAllGuysWantCheerleaders: Male students are always interested in cheerleaders.



* HighSchoolSweethearts

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* HighSchoolSweetheartsHighSchoolSweethearts: A couple have been in love since they were in high school.



* TeacherParentRomance
* TeacherStudentRomance

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* TeacherParentRomance
TeacherParentRomance: A teacher falls in love with the parent of one of her students.
* TeacherStudentRomance
TeacherStudentRomance: A student and their teacher fall in love.



* ClassReunion
** ReunionRevenge

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* ClassReunion
ClassReunion: The graduating class of a school meet each other again at the school years later.
** ReunionRevengeReunionRevenge: One of the former students takes the reunion as a chance to get back at the peers who wronged them.



* TheBGrade
* CompletelyOffTopicReport
* ADogAteMyHomework
* EverybodyHatesMathematics
* FMinusMinus

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* TheBGrade
TheBGrade: A student gets upset over receiving a grade that is slightly less than perfect.
* CompletelyOffTopicReport
CompletelyOffTopicReport: A student is asked to write a report, but somehow writes the report on a subject that has nothing to do with the topic that was assigned.
* ADogAteMyHomework
ADogAteMyHomework: A student doesn't do their homework and claims their pet ate it to avoid getting in trouble for not doing it.
* EverybodyHatesMathematics
EverybodyHatesMathematics: Mathematics is the one subject every student dreads having to do.
* FMinusMinusFMinusMinus: A student manages to do so poorly that they receive a grade that goes way lower than what the education system would allow in real life.



* NerdsLoveToughSchoolwork

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* NerdsLoveToughSchoolworkNerdsLoveToughSchoolwork: Nerds enjoy doing schoolwork that is difficult.



* ScantronPicture

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* ScantronPictureScantronPicture: Someone fills in the Scantron dots on their test to make a picture.



* DunceCap

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* DunceCapDunceCap: A student is made to sit in the corner while wearing a pointy cap as punishment for misbehaving and/or getting an answer wrong.



* WritingLines

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* WritingLines
WritingLines: A student is punished by having to write a sentence promising they'll never do what they did wrong again a large amount of times.



* NoDressCode

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* NoDressCodeNoDressCode: A work has students get away with wearing clothes that would get them into trouble in real life.



* DeanBitterman

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* DeanBittermanDeanBitterman: The principal of the school has it in for everyone there.



* EducationMama

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* EducationMamaEducationMama: A parent will get angry at their kid for not taking their studies seriously.



* EggSitting

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* EggSittingEggSitting: Students are tasked with looking after eggs, bags of flour, or robots to determine whether they'd make responsible parents.



* ExperimentedInCollege

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* ExperimentedInCollegeExperimentedInCollege: A person who currently identifies as straight pursued same-sex relationships when they were in school.



* FreeTheFrogs

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* FreeTheFrogsFreeTheFrogs: Protesting against frogs being dissected in science class.



* NonGivingUpSchoolGuy
* NotWearingPantsDream

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* NonGivingUpSchoolGuy
NonGivingUpSchoolGuy: A person who is determined to prevent children from skipping school.
* NotWearingPantsDreamNotWearingPantsDream: A character dreams they are in a state of undress. These kinds of dreams often have the character dreaming they are naked or in their underwear while at school.



* PuttingThePalInPrincipal

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* PuttingThePalInPrincipalPuttingThePalInPrincipal: The school principal wants the students to see him as their friend.



* SchoolIsForLosers

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* SchoolIsForLosersSchoolIsForLosers: A person who believes that going to school is a waste of time.



* SchoolyardBullyAllGrownUp

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* SchoolyardBullyAllGrownUpSchoolyardBullyAllGrownUp: The school bully is now an adult, but still a mean person.

Added DiffLines:

* TokenRichStudent

Added DiffLines:

* CliqueTour


* ExpelledFromEveryOtherSchool



* ExpelledFromEveryOtherSchool

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