Self-expression is out as uniforms sweet the student body. Aimee opens up about the assault while Jackson bonds with cool nonbinary student Cal.
Jakob and Ola move into Jean's house, but friction develops between Otis and Ola. Aimee starts therapy with Jean. Hope puts Viv in charge of uniform compliance, which Cal resists. Jackson begins a friendship with Cal. Otis and Ruby and Eric and Adam go on a double date. Eric and Adam walk into Mrs Groff mid-fling with a friend; Eric is hurt when Adam describes him as a friend.
Ruby reluctantly takes Otis back to her home where he meets Ruby's bedridden father, Roland, who smokes medical cannabis supplied by Jeffrey to ease his pain. Otis helps Jeffrey out with Cynthia's grief over the accidental death of ]their cat. With Isaac's help, Maeve improves her relationship with Erin. Otis and Ola reach an understanding about their living arrangements. Ruby calls Otis and tells him she loves him, but Otis can't bring himself to say the same to her.