Conte Mark's family has just moved to California - and he can't stand it! His parents don't seem to mind, but then, they don't have to go to Vista Mar, a high school that's practically run by a computer.
But the computer's got a few tricks of its own. It's issued Conte two schedules, one for Conte Mark, and one for Mark Conte. And when Conte sees that, he comes up with a master plan unlike any Vista Mar has ever known.