"East High is a place where teachers encouraged us to break the status quo and define ourselves as we choose. Where a jock can cook up a mean crème brûlée, and a brainiac can break it down on the dance floor. It's a place where one person, if it's the right person, changes us all. East High is having friends we'll keep for the rest of our lives, and that means we really are 'all in this together'. Once a Wildcat, always a Wildcat!"
...Lucas Gabreel who portrays Ryan Evans in the films originally intended and approached the writers about making Ryan a gay character. However, this storyline was ultimately cut as seen when Ryan and Kelsi begin a relationship at the end of the second installment and throughout the third and final film.