Recess – A Fun To Watch Animated Series

Recess is an American Based animated series which is being aired on Disney Channel. Recess is a story of six elementary school friends, who are very close to each other and are very famous in their school. They are always doing weird stuffs and helping each other from troubles. The School which is “Third Street School” is like a typical elementary school and is ruled by a sixth grader called King Bob who looks after the school and prevents the juniors to interfere from Seniors matter. He also most of the time trouble the Juniors and Juniors are suppose to bow their head when he comes. Recess is shown as a time when the children are free to do whatever they want but most of the time Miss Finster is around bullying the children. Miss Finster is like a watch man and is always trying to catch children who disobeys the rules. The Six friends are T.J. Detweiler, Ashley Spinelli, Vince LaSalle, Gus Griswald, Gretchen Grundler and Mikey Blumberg.


T.J. Detweiler or just T.J is the main character of the series. He is loved by everyone in the school and his team. He is often found doing some pranks against the teachers which is his hobby and he is very talented in those stuffs. He has good leadership qualities and he always keeps his friend together and away from the trouble. Miss Finster and Randall are always spying on him. But he some how manages to get away from them. Spinelli has a Secret crush on him.

Ashley Spinelli is a Italian American and is a cow boy type of a girl . She loves wrestling and all stuffs which guys like. She is often found fighting or hitting people in the school ground. She dislikes make up and all girly stuffs. She is very good dancer which was revealed in one of the episodes. She dresses like a boy and no one treats her like a girl in the school and all are scared of her. She loves troubling other Ashley’s.


Vince LaSalle is an African American guy who is the most athletic guy in the school. Their is no one in the school who can beat him in Sports and Athletics. He is also a very good chef which is not known by his friends. He has a elder brother Chad who was the coolest guy in the school but it is discovered in an episode that he turns to a total nerd.

Gus Griswald is a new student in the school and he is often in problems because he is unaware of the rules of the school. He is very shy and scary kind off a guy though he comes from a military background. People keep troubling him as he is very scared to fight against them.


Gretchen Grundler is the most talented girl in the school. She is extremely Intelligent and is often found wearing big glasses and holding a hand held device which assists her. She always tops in the school and has invented many gadgets.

Mikey Blumberg is a very fat guy who loves poetry, ballet and peace. He is often found writing poems on his gloves and reciting them to the students around him. He is always with peace and hates fighting. He loves eating and starts eating whenever gets a chance.


Recess is a very nice animated series and has many characters which makes the series fantastic. The concept is really great and it has got a huge fan following. Many movies like Recess: School’s Out, Recess Christmas: Miracle on Third Street, Recess: Taking the Fifth Grade and Recess: All Growed Down have also got great response from its viewers.

Speak Your Mind