The main character initially treats many of her peers with contempt and calls them "nerds" and "geeks," but kids will recognize how her attitude changes over the course of the story.
The teens are surrounded by strong adult role models who encourage them to behave responsibly and hold themselves to high standards.
I really liked Sarah Hyland in the movie, she was bratty and likable at the same time. The ideas in this movie are often found in reality but are somewhat over exaggerated for dramatic and cinematic purposes.
However, that aside, the overall themes were clear and important for all people to learn.
There's an emotional storyline surrounding a parent's death that occurred before the movie's start.