Letterman or Leather: The High School Stereotype Quiz

By: Pierre Roustan

What instrument did you play in band (or wished you could play)?

"Mary Poppins" was a popular play in your high school, and you had a role in it. Who were you?

What sport did you like to play?

Your high school had a Halloween party. What did you dress up as?

What was or is your favorite subject in high school?

You made it a tradition to do one thing in your senior year. What was that one thing?

What was your superlative?

Chess Club or Magic: the Gathering Club? (Tough choice, we know.)

Did you have a crush on a teacher?

What was your favorite teen movie back in the day?

Was acne a major problem for you?

Homecoming is arriving. Do you have a date?

You had a particular "job" in high school. What did you do?

What was your favorite place to make out in school?

Were you a good dancer?

Which Ghostbuster did you identify with the most?

Which "Stranger Things" actor did you identify with the most?

What was your favorite lunch item in school?

Be honest: did you do senior skip day?

Senior prom was such a blast, but it didn't kick into high gear until afterward. What did you do?

You hosted a party at your house. How did it go?

Do you know what a "toga party" is?

Which classic novel best represents you?

If you had to be one of the X-Men, which one would you be?

What's your favorite song to dance to during those school functions?

What's your favorite TV show?

How would you describe your fashion sense in high school?

Who was your favorite teacher?

What was your favorite movie featuring a school or teacher?

You're taking your final exam, but you don't know any of the answers at all. What do you do?

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About This Quiz

It's not enough to just call your high school self an athlete or a brainiac. The reason why is, generally speaking, we all evolved to accommodate a wide variety of personalities and roles in high school, so oftentimes we were a bit more like mutants than not. Still, we had our core principles in place, what we truly were versus what we ultimately made ourselves out to be. No one is truly a football muscle-head and no one is truly a drama freak at heart, without a little bit of something else mixed in.

And here's why: because there's a spectrum! It's not entirely black or white at all. Deep down you know who you were back in the day, or at the very least what you wanted to be. But was that really who you were in high school? Perhaps not, perhaps maybe. There were some drama geek-jocks in the day, as well as scholar-stoners, for sure. This quiz is designed to show you just exactly what you were at the core in high school, without the labels. 

Whether you were a "letterman" or "leather" type of person simply labels the spectrum, not the person. So give it a shot! Just how much letterman or leather were you?

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