This page lists characters that make their first appearance in Web Series Aim High.
Nick Green / /Agent 18
A sixteen year student of Fairview High and an government operative of the Department of Education Pilot Program.
- Anti-Hero: Nick has no qualms in killing his targets at the beginning of the series, as he was trained to.
- Assassin Outclassin'': Defeated Dakota when she came to kill him. He reminds her of this in Season 2.
- Beware the Nice Ones: Nick is a charming young man who is also trained assassin.
- Catchphrase: Killing is easy. High school is easy is repeated a lot.
- Chick Magnet: Nick was able to attract the attention of Amanda, Dakota, a bunch of sorority girls, the cheer-leading squad, and after its discovered that he had abs, the rest of the female population at Fairview High.
- The Charmer: Nick can be this at times. He even somehow got the cheer-leading squad to go and cuddle up with the chess club.
- Child Solider: Was recruited by DEPP after winning a fitness competition back in the 7th grade.
- Cute but Troubled: Implied. He was told that he was recruited by DEPP because his psychological profile showed that he has issues with aggression.
- Consummate Liar: Comes up with plausible explanations on the fly. Justified since he is secret agent.
- Establishing Character Moment: His first scene is him tricking and then taking out a whole bunch of bad guys, showing that he is a resourceful badass.
- Combat Pragmatist: If Nick is about to be outmatched in a fight (and thus be killed), he will find whatever he can get his hands on to win. He seems to prefer a pen to the ear or neck.
- Good Is Not Nice/Good Is Not Soft: If you are a unrepentant bad guy who is going to do very bad things and has threatened innocent lives, Nick will not hesitate to end you.
- Guile Hero: Nick uses his wit and whatever resources he has to win a fight.
- Hyper-Awareness: Is able to look at his surroundings to find the most effective weapon.
- Jack Bauer Interrogation Technique: Implied. [[with Dakota and himself in the Yakuza assignment.]]
- Living Lie Detector: Nick was trained to see if a person is lying or not. He did this with Marcus.
- Made of Iron: Takes on multiple beatings and still manages to walk away.
- Dented Iron: Its takes time to heal though, as he comes to school with bruises and bloody lips; also shown in the beginning of the injuries he had gotten over the years.
- Nice Guy: Can be polite and considerate, and is able to befriend people.
- Not So Different: Invoked when fighting with Boris, with the older man telling him that the government would never let him leave the life.
- Omniglot: Speaks multiple languages, but unfortunately it doesnt help him in Spanish class.
- One-Man Army: Can take on multiple opponents, as seen in the first episode.
- Thou Shalt Not Kill: In Season 2, he takes assignments that dont involve killing people. Subverted in that he was able to make this arrangement with DEPP by partnering with Dakota, and she does the killing.
- Would Hit a Girl: Considering that said girls are assassins sent to kill him...
Nick's friend and student at Aim High and the Nightly Intruder blog.
- Computer Whiz: In Season 2, he has a HQ of sorts that can be described as "Best Buy and the Pentagon had a baby."
- Deadpan Snarker: Has many of these moments.
- Intrepid Reporter: Hes the Nightly Intruder and cannot let a story get away from him.
- I Just Want to Be Special: Marcus trains with Dakota so he can be a more efficient sidekick to Nick.
- Jerk with a Heart of Gold: Marcus goes into peoples personal lives and exposed their secrets on his blog. But he does care about Nick and Dakota, keeping their secret and helps them out.
- The Lancer: He's Nick's confidant.
- Lovable Coward: Marcus is not a killer, but he tries since he wants to be Nicks sidekick.
- Morality Pet: Hes this for Nick.
- Muggle Best Friend: Marcus is normal student. Well for a rich kid who can find out everything about everyone and is a Compter Whiz.
- Open Mouth, Insert Foot: Has more of these moments.
- Secret Keeper: For Nick and Dakota.
- The Other Darrin: Was portrayed by Jeremy Pemberton in S01, and then by Devon Bostick in S02.
- What the Hell, Hero?: Is very disapproving of Nicks nonchalance killing.
A cheerleader recruited by DEPP. In S02, she is new operative that is partners with Nick.
- Cute but Troubled: She is quite trigger happy, but is nice to Nick and Marcus.
- Dark and Troubled Past: She witnessed her moms murder and had been in multiple foster homes.
- Genre Blind: Dakota was assign to kill and replace Nick, freshly recruited by Agents Deuce and Terry. She charges at him with a samurai sword. Too bad she didnt take into account that Nick has been in the business a lot longer than her.
- Like Brother and Sister: Marcus and her discovered that was their relationship after an awkward kiss.
- Love Triangle: Between her, Nick and Amanda.
- The Lancer: Shares this role with Marcus in Season 2.
- What the Hell, Hero??: When Nick suspects that she went rogue and killed a fellow agent, he scolds her for not fully understanding the situation and that everything can solved by a gun. Averted because Nick was mistaken and Dakota was innocent in the hit.
A student at Fairview High and Nicks Love Interest
- Aspiring Musician: She's a singer with a punk rocker style who was to make a music video and won a contest.
- Berzerk Button: Shes Nicks. Threatening her life or her reputation is an quick way to death.
- Cast Show Off: Amanda is a singer, like Aimme Teegarden.
- Foolish Sibling, Responsible Sibling: Played with; Amanda is singer while her sister is running for Student Council. But her sister got pregnant and Amanda makes the choice to let everyone believe it was her.
- Love Triangle: Between her, Nick and Dakota. Except while she and Dokota are aware of it, Nick isnt until the end.
- Your Cheating Heart: Her boyfriend believed she was seeing Nick behind his back.
Amandas boyfriend and captain of the swim team.
- Bullying the Dragon: Derek had no idea how close he came to getting killed when he picked on Nick. Later in the series, his assumptions on Nick are quickly corrected.
- Jealous Boyfriend: He bullies Nick because he likes Amanda. He later believes that Amanda got pregnant by Nick.
- Jerk Jock: Is captain of the swim team and beats up on a guy who has a crush on his girlfriend.
Faculty member of Fairview High, working in the main office.
Nicks physics teacher, whom he is convinced is hitting on him.
Vice Principle of Fairview High. Hes also Nicks Tough As Nails handeler.
- Clear My Name: He was accused of stealing a large amount of gold, even demoted to being Nicks handler and undercover at Fairview High. He hates this and works diligently to prove his innocence.
- Hidden Heart of Gold: Ockenhocker is not a pleasant man by any means, but he does care about his country and Nick by extent, letting him get away with a lot of trouble, and granting him favors in regards to his work and Amanda.
- Jerkass: His first scene is favoring Derek over Nick after the former bullied the other. And when Nick tried to leave, he posted the untrue story about Amanda and called DEPP that had them send in another spy who would assassinate Nick.
- Laser-Guided Karma: This happened at the end of S01. He messed with Marcus blog and posted the story on Amanda being pregnant. In retaliation, Marcus revealed his affair with Mrs. Tudball. Moral of the story: Dont mess with Marcus blog.
- Butt-Monkey: Somewhat. Mabe is constantly going out of his way to be a jerk to Nick, but Nick always has the last word and has no respect for him at all.
- Insult Backfire: For every insults Mabe shoots at Nick, Nick twists it and get back on him.
- Jerk Jock: Mabe is almost a parody of it.
- Jerkass: He constantly insults all his students and especially picks on Nick.
Department of Education Pilot Program
- Alas, Poor Villain: Well, hes more of a jerk than a villain, but he really didnt deserve getting shot and killed by Commander Harris.
- Butt-Monkey: Nick and Dakota loves insulting him and his partner Terry.
- Red Herring: Ockenhocker believes that he was the one that stole the gold in Jarkata. Turns out this wasnt the case.
- Those Two Guys: Him and Agent Terry are always seen together and seem to be the ones to be recruiting as seen with them recruiting Nick and Dakota.