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* ChuckCunninghamSyndrome: He has notabel noels for the first three books, then disappears.

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* ChuckCunninghamSyndrome: He has notabel noels notable roles for the first three books, then disappears.



-> a wealthy student who is temporarily roommates with Boots.

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-> a A wealthy student who is temporarily roommates with Boots.


* ChuckCunninghamSyndrome: He's featured prominently in books 2-4 then seemingly disappears.

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* ChuckCunninghamSyndrome: He's featured prominently in books 2-4 then seemingly disappears.disappears [[TheBusCameBack until the final book]].

!! Perry Elbert
-> A student who tends to suffer from Bruno's schemes.
* ButtMonkey: Suffers a lot of humiliation and personal injuries while helping with Bruno's schemes.
* ChuckCunninghamSyndrome: He has notabel noels for the first three books, then disappears.

!! George Wexleford Smythe II
-> a wealthy student who is temporarily roommates with Boots.
* BlueBlood: He comes from a wealthy family with all kinds of inside information on major business deals, and is fairly snobbish towards everyone else.
* {{Hypochondria}}: He's obsessed with his health, and terrified of over-exerting himself, or catching a disease, to the point where he won't even set foot in the pool after being offered the honor of being the first person to use it.
* PetTheDog: He does help save the day in the second book when the pool fund appears to be in jeopardy, with uncharacteristic grace and humor.

* PutOnABus: Graduates off-screen between the second and seventh books.



* {{Foil}}: To Mr. Sturgeon. Both are dedicated educators but while the fish is older, wiser and more reasonable but ultimately a bit too old fashioned and out of touch, Wizzle is young and naive albeit brilliant in some areas.

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* {{Foil}}: To Mr. Sturgeon. Both are dedicated educators but while the fish is older, wiser and more reasonable but ultimately a bit too old fashioned and out of touch, Wizzle is young and young, naive and overly defensive, albeit brilliant in some areas.


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!! Jim Snow
-> Head of the Board of Trustees
* IdiotBall: After being a very reasonable, down-to-Earth character in ''Go Jump in a Pool'', in ''The War with Mr. Wizzle'' he is utterly convinced that Wizzle can do no wrong and refuses to hear a word said against his incompetent methods.


-> The new assistant headmaster of MacDonald Hall. A computer nerd who's obsessed with the unnecessary modernization of the school.

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-> The new assistant headmaster of MacDonald Macdonald Hall. A computer nerd who's obsessed with the unnecessary modernization of the school.


* EarlyInstallmentWeirdness: In the first book he's much less sympathetic. When he sees Boots being chased by an angry George with a cricket bat he mutter that he hopes George catches him, whereas later books have him much more fond of his students, including absolutely refusing to expel Bruno despite Wizzle being adamant to do so.

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* EarlyInstallmentWeirdness: In the first book he's much less sympathetic. When he sees Boots being chased by an angry George with a cricket bat he mutter that he hopes George catches him, whereas later books have him much more fond of his students, including absolutely refusing to expel Bruno despite Wizzle being adamant to do so. This is less due to CharacterizationMarchesOn, and more due to him being completely fed up with Bruno's undue influence on Boots: the book specifically has him trying to get both to reach their actual potential, and failing, and getting frustrated by it.


* GenreSavvy: When the entire football team is missing at bed check, not only is he unsurprised they broke curfew(it's a football tradition), it took him about 5 seconds to figure out that they'd be across the street at Scrimmages.


* EarlyInstallmentWeirdness: In the first book he's much less sympathetic. When he sees Boots being chased by an angry George with a cricket bat he mutter that he hopes George catches him, whereas later books have him much more fond of his students, including absolutely refusing to expel Bruno despite Wizzle being adamant to do so.



* EarlyInstallmentWeirdness: In the first book he's more antagonistic to Bruno when the room together and is seemingly a loner with no interest in friends. Front he second book onwards he's a close friend of Bruno and Boots as well as part of their larger social group, and very timid and soft spoken unless he hits his breaking point.

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* EarlyInstallmentWeirdness: In the first book he's more antagonistic to Bruno when the room together and is seemingly a loner with no interest in friends. Front he From the second book onwards he's a close friend of Bruno and Boots as well as part of their larger social group, and very timid and soft spoken unless he hits his breaking point.



** When asked for his opinion on the poet Keats he stopped to ask the teacher what a "keat" is.




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** When asked for his opinion on the poet Keats he stopped to ask the teacher what a "keat" is.


* TheFoil: To Mr. Sturgeon. While the fish is older, wiser and more reasonable but ultimately a bit too old fashioned and out of touch, Wizzle is young and naive albeit brilliant in some areas.
* TheNerd: His glasses, style of dress and obsession with computers.

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* TheFoil: {{Foil}}: To Mr. Sturgeon. While Both are dedicated educators but while the fish is older, wiser and more reasonable but ultimately a bit too old fashioned and out of touch, Wizzle is young and naive albeit brilliant in some areas.
* TheNerd: {{Nerd}}: His glasses, style of dress and obsession with computers.


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!!Hank "The Tank" Carson
-> A former Macdonald hall student who went on to play pro football before retiring and opening a zucchini restaurant.

* BigBrotherMentor: To the team despite being more than old enough to be their father.
* GenreSavvy: When the entire football team is missing at bed check, not only is he unsurprised they broke curfew(it's a football tradition), it took him about 5 seconds to figure out that they'd be across the street at Scrimmages.
* LightningBruiser: Strong enough to carry a woman and two kids without strain, fast enough to take down Miss Scrimmage from a distance before she can pull the trigger on her shot gun.
* NiceGuy: Hands down the nicest adult in the series except maybe Mrs. Sturgeon.
* StayInTheKitchen: Downplayed. Was quoted in a magazine saying girls can't play football during his playing days but seems to have abandoned that philosophy later in life.
--> Carson: "Whoever said girls can’t play football?”
-->Klapper: “Psst. You did, Sports Illustrated interview, 1979.”
-->Carson: "Well, what do ''I'' know?


-> The new assistant headmaster of MacDonald Hall. A computer nerd who's obsessed with the unnecessary modernization of the school.

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-> The new assistant headmaster of MacDonald Hall. A computer nerd who's obsessed with the unnecessary unnecessary modernization of the school.


* BrainyBrunette: Dark haired and a Brilliant schemer.
* BerserkButton: Don't insult or try to change Macdonald hall. Also don't make fun of his lucky penny.
* TheChessmaster: Shows shades of this. He doesn't plan things as thoroughly as most examples but he's always got a plan and a contingency or two up his sleeve.



* TheLeader



* TheAce: Captain of the hockey team and swim team, co-captain and backup quarterback of the football team, and capable of getting straight A's when he puts his mind to it.
* ButtMonkey: Always seems to suffer the most from Bruno's scams.



* TheLancer: To Bruno.



* EarlyInstallmentWeirdness: In the first book he's more antagonistic to Bruno when the room together and is seemingly a loner with no interest in friends. Front he second book onwards he's a close friend of Bruno and Boots as well as part of their larger social group, and very timid and soft spoken unless he hits his breaking point.
* LovableNerd
* TheSmartGuy



* TheBigGuy: The schools largest student, capable of lifting a piano on his own despite his young age.

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* TheBigGuy: The schools largest student, capable of lifting a piano on his own despite his young being of middle school age.



* RaceLift: In TheMovie series he's played by a black actor.



!! Sidney Rampulsky

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!! Sidney !!Sidney Rampulsky



!! Larry Wilson

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!! Larry !!Pete Anderson
-> A not-too-bright student who's also part of the boys social group.

* TheDitz: Best exemplified when he couldn't wrap his head around the fact that you can't study for or fail an opinion test.
** When asked for his opinion on the poet Keats he stopped to ask the teacher what a "keat" is.
--> Wizzle: Anderson, are you being deliberately dense?
--> Pete: Sir?
--> Wizzle: Never mind.

!!Larry
Wilson


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!!Chris Talbot
-> The school artist.

* TheArtist
* ChuckCunninghamSyndrome: He's featured prominently in books 2-4 then seemingly disappears.

!!Walter C. Wizzle
-> The new assistant headmaster of MacDonald Hall. A computer nerd who's obsessed with the unnecessary modernization of the school.

* ArchNemesis: To Bruno.
* HappilyMarried: To Miss Peabody at the end of the book.
* TheFoil: To Mr. Sturgeon. While the fish is older, wiser and more reasonable but ultimately a bit too old fashioned and out of touch, Wizzle is young and naive albeit brilliant in some areas.
* TheNerd: His glasses, style of dress and obsession with computers.
* PutOnABus: To Hong Kong for a honeymoon. It was as far as the students could afford to send them.
* TechnologyMarchesOn: His idea for modernizing a school using computers came off a bit silly when the book was written, but nowadays computers are a staple of any school and the silly thing would be how primitive his system is for use in a school, especially a prestigious private school like the Hall.
* WellIntentionedExtremist: He really did believe he was making the school better, he's just too naive to see that his ideas aren't as invaluable as he thinks.


* The Klutz: His entire character revolves around this. According to Bruno he could trip over a moon beam.

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* The Klutz: TheKlutz: His entire character revolves around this. According to Bruno he could trip over a moon beam.


!! LarryWilson

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!! LarryWilsonLarry Wilson



* The Mole: As the office messenger he usually gets information about changes in the school in advance and fills the other boys in.

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* The Mole: TheMole: As the office messenger he usually gets information about changes in the school in advance and fills the other boys in.


-> MacDonald Hall's largest student and biggest eater.

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-> MacDonald Macdonald Hall's largest student and biggest eater.




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!! Sidney Rampulsky
-> A very clumsy student.

* The Klutz: His entire character revolves around this. According to Bruno he could trip over a moon beam.

!! LarryWilson
-> The office messenger and friend of Bruno and Boots.

* FlatCharacter: He's the office messenger and once roomed with Sidney. That's pretty much the extent of his characterization. Even in the ''The Wizzle War'' he's the only boy who didn't have a vendetta against Wizzle, he just liked being on committees.
* The Mole: As the office messenger he usually gets information about changes in the school in advance and fills the other boys in.



* WomanAreWiser: Averted. She's generally the one to overreact and cause trouble compared to the more reasonable Mr. Sturgeon.

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* WomanAreWiser: WomenAreWiser: Averted. She's generally the one to overreact and cause trouble compared to the more reasonable Mr. Sturgeon.


!!Wilbur Hackenschleimer
-> MacDonald Hall's largest student and biggest eater.

* BigEater: He's pretty much got a mini restaurant in his dorm room just for himself and bases most of his opinions/reactions on how they impact eating.
* TheBigGuy: The schools largest student, capable of lifting a piano on his own despite his young age.
* BerserkButton: Don't mess with his food. Also don't shorten his name to "Hacken".
* StoutStrength: Based on his eating habits he's presumably more chunky than muscular, but he's the schools champion weight lifter and strong enough to lift a piano.




* BrainyBrunette: Dark haired and rivals Bruno as a brilliant schemer.



->Boots's DistaffCounterpart and Cathy's best friend. Her efforts to keep Cathy out of trouble rarely bear fruit.

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->Boots's DistaffCounterpart and Cathy's best friend. Her efforts to keep Cathy out of trouble rarely bear fruit.fruit.

* FlatCharacter: Doesn't get much characterization outside of being Cathy's roommate and Boots'so DistaffCounterpart.
* HairOfGoldHeartOfGold: Described as blonde and much more kind-hearted than her roommate.
* OnlySaneWoman: Usually the one trying to keep Cathy grounded.

!!Miss Eugenia Scrimmage
-> The headmistress and bane of Mr. Sturgeons existence.

* CoolOldLady: Sometimes. She's very prim and proper but she's badass enough to take on all threats with her shotgun and the girls are actually very fond of her.
* MamaBear: Endanger her students at your own risk.
* SitcomArchnemesis: With the Fish.
* WomanAreWiser: Averted. She's generally the one to overreact and cause trouble compared to the more reasonable Mr. Sturgeon.

!!Miss Gloria Peabody
-> The new assistant headmistress in ''The Wizzle War'' who also happens to be an ex marine.

* DrillSergeantNasty: And how. She's got the girls doing morning calisthenics, marching and doing war games. Pretty unorthodox for a girls ''finishing school''.
** For younger tropers unfamiliar with the concept of a finishing school(which is considered pretty outdated today) a finishing school is where girls learn to be well mannered and traditionally "lady like".
* HappilyMarried: To Wizzle in the end of the book.
* TheMarineCorp: She's an ex marine through and through. Why she moved to Canada, which has no marine corp, is never brought up.
* PetTheDog: She genuinely compliments Cathy on her hard work in the marching contest and war games, and describes her to Wizzle as "the best kid in school" die to her spirit and character.


* DangerouslyGenreSavvy

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