The second in the High heath series sees the redoubtable Headmaster again faced with an unruly batch of new wards who need to be inducted into the Academy's way of doing things. And on of them has got herself put there deliberately! But her plans to ruin the Academy go badly wrong and cost her dearly. Meanwhile there are a lot of girls to discipline - and the staff have to be kept contented too. The Headmaster has his work cut out and can he rise to the occasion?