When Mitchie Daniels gets expelled from her private boarding school for girls, her world gets turned upside down. She now has to find a way to still go to school without her father finding out about her expulsion. Then she remembers that her family has a scholarship to Micah Glaspie's Boys' Academy. Since all of her brothers and her father have all graduated from there, they next in line was going to get to go free of charge. Now that Mitchie has somewhere to go she sets forth, her only problem being that she is a girl. Disguising herself as a boy Mitchie must discover herself and the meaning of friendship and love.