Welcome to the Treehouse Community

Want to collaborate on code errors? Have bugs you need feedback on? Looking for an extra set of eyes on your latest project? Get support with fellow developers, designers, and programmers of all backgrounds and skill levels here with the Treehouse Community! While you're at it, check out some resources Treehouse students have shared here.

Looking to learn something new?

Treehouse offers a seven day free trial for new students. Get access to thousands of hours of content and join thousands of Treehouse students and alumni in the community today.

Start your free trial

JavaScript JavaScript Loops, Arrays and Objects Tracking Data Using Objects The Student Record Search Challenge Solution

Evan Gatchell
Evan Gatchell
5,878 Points

Student Record Challenge Solution

var message = '';
var student;
var notFound = true;

function print(message) {
  var outputDiv = document.getElementById('output');
  outputDiv.innerHTML = message;

function getStudentReport(student) {
  var report = '<h2>' + student.name + '</h2>';
  report += '<p>Track: ' + student.track + '</p>';
  report += '<p>Points: ' + student.points + '</p>';
  report += '<p>Achievements: ' + student.achievements + '</p>';
  return report;


  search = prompt("Please enter a student name. Enter 'quit' to exit: ");
  if (search === null || search.toLowerCase() === 'quit') {
  for (var i = 0; i < students.length; i += 1) {
    student = students[i];
    if (search === student.name.toLowerCase()) {
      message += getStudentReport(student); 
      notFound = false;
  message = '';
  if (notFound) {
    alert('Student not found.');
    notFound = false;

Hi Evan,

Did you have a question or a particular problem with your code?