Before boarding the bus, Gerry approaches Coach Boone with conditions for playing on the team. Coach Boone responds by making it clear that he, not Gerry, is in charge of the team, and Gerry complies with his orders.
Ironman and Captain America attempt to fix the cooling system together. Ironman takes the lead on the effort, and Captain America trusts him and follows his orders because of his strong technical knowledge.
The students of Sky High go through power placement, which determines the track they are put on throughout high school. The students are placed on either the Hero or the Sidekick track by Coach Boomer based on their demonstrated power. The Sidekick track is seen as the lesser of the two tracks.