- Butt-Monkey: When she was little (due to Hinata's antics), and occasionally in the present day.
- Cry Cute: As a kid, on the day Hinata moves away.
- Childhood Friends: She and Hinata went to elementary school together.
- Feminine Women Can Cook
- Why Did It Have To Be Heights: is deathly afraid of them. Her friends help her conquer that fear, though.
- Childhood Friends: She and Aoi went to elementary school together.
- Genki Girl
- Jerk with a Heart of Gold: Best shown after the Mt. Fuji arc, when she who cheers up Aoi from her funk.
- Manic Pixie Dream Girl: She pulls Aoi back to climbing mountains despite the latter's fear of heights.
- Smarter Than She Looks: Hinata looks like a clueless, lazy girl, but she tutors younger kids and gets very good grades in school.
- Cool Big Sis: To Aoi early in the first season.
- Huge Schoolgirl: Only in the first season. In season two, she's barely taller than the other girls.
- Meganekko: Though she isn't clumsy or shy.
- Camera Fiend: Always seen with her camera.
Kaede's classmate during middle and high school.