Ned's Declassified School Survival Guide follows three middle school students, Ned Bigby, Simon Cook(Cookie) and Jennifer Mosley(Moze) and their day-to-day lives at the fictional James K. Polk Middle School. To assist him and his friends(and those viewers watching) through middle school, Ned creates a guide with various tips from topics such as dealing with stress or procrastination. The group of three originally began in the 7th grade before moving to 8th grade later on in the series.