It is revealed Kathleen's mother is an alcoholic, similar to Degrassi: The Next Generation's Ellie Nash's mother, who is also an alcoholic.
The actress the plays Kathleen's mom (Sheila Brogen), is Stefan Brogen's (Snake) real mother.
The name of the quiz show is "Quest for the Best", and Caitlin, Tim, Nancy, and Kathleen are on the Degrassi team.
Kathleen: I want you to be proud of me. I try so hard, but you don't even care!
Kathleen's Mom: Kathleen, of course I care.
Kathleen: No you don't, I have to do everything myself!
Kathleen's Mom: Well you're old enough to take care of yourself.
Kathleen: I'm 13, I'm a kid!