The codes and conventions of a high school drama are:
- Generic,stereotypical characters/cliques E.G 'The Jocks', 'The Populars','The Geeks','The freaks' e.c.t.
- A romantic sub-plot
- Settings: High school- corridor,locker rooms,field/gym,the cafeteria The mall,characters houses.
- Typical teen issues:boy problems, winning prom queen,peer pressure, being an outcast.