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    Amy Gillis 
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Voiced by: Ava Acres

A girl who enjoys Clarence's company. She seems to do things that girls don't usually do, like have wars or fights.


  • Advertised Extra: Only appeared in one episode, but was treated as a major character in early promotional material.
  • Chuck Cunningham Syndrome: Averted, as it's implied that may she moved away since her first appearance.
  • Girlish Pigtails: She wears her hair like this.
  • Nice Girl: She's very friendly.
  • Outdoorsy Gal: She's interested in rock formations, has pine cone fights, and doesn't mind receiving a severed lizard tail as a gift.
  • One of the Boys: Like Chelsea, she seemed to get along best with the boys.
  • Put on a Bus: After "Pretty Great Day With A Girl".
  • Tomboy: Of the Outdoorsy Gal variety. She likes rock formations, pine cone fights, and exploring.
  • What Happened to the Mouse?: Despite having a main role in her only appearance, and shown to bond with the main character, she is not seen or even mentioned in subsequent episodes. However, given that she stated she would probably move out due to her parents divorcing, her absence can be somehow justified.
  • Who Wears Short Shorts?: Blue shorts.
  • Zettai Ryouiki: She wears tube socks to go with her short shorts.
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    Melanie Baker 
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Voiced by: Katie Crown


Clarence's teacher at school, who seems to be very uncomfortable with her job and has no luck finding a good man.
  • A Day in the Limelight: The primary focus (And Butt-Monkey) of "Neighborhood Grill" and if you count others like "Bye Bye Baker", "Classroom", and "The Substitute".
  • Adorkable: A Meganekko who is unlucky and anxious.
  • Butt-Monkey: She doesn't have much luck at all.
  • Christmas Cake: She's almost thirty and still single. Averted in the final episode.
  • Cool Teacher: She isn't a pushover in the classroom, but she's more laid back than stern.
  • Early Installment Weirdness: She originally had thinner glasses, shorter and more curly hair and was named as Mrs. Bernstein in the pilot.
  • Earn Your Happy Ending: After three seasons of bad luck with finding a man, she is shown kissing Mr. Mozer in the last episode.
  • The Glasses Gotta Go: Switches to contacts in "Suspended". From "Turtle Hats" and onward she keeps her glasses on at work and wears contacts when off work.
  • Hot Teacher: Gets hit on fairly regularly by guys around town.
  • Informed Attractiveness: Her design is fairly average, but men in-universe treat her as if she's super-attractive. In one episode, a teacher wants to marry her but she isn't interested.
  • Male Gaze: We get a close-up of her butt while she's jogging.
  • Meganekko: Wears glasses.
  • Nervous Wreck: She's neurotic.
  • Progressively Prettier: Originally she had a skinny face and bags under her eyes. From "Puddle Eyes" onward, she has a fuller face, no bags under her eyes, and visible eyelashes.
  • Rapunzel Hair: Goes down to her midsection and is about twice as wide as her body.
  • Reasonable Authority Figure: As the substitute Principal in "Lil Buddy", she solves the problem with Clarence by talking things out with him, getting him his doll back and letting him have his own recess to make up for the one he missed.
  • Team Mom: She often acts like this.

    Belson Noles 
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Voiced by: Jason Marsden (Pilot), Roger Craig Smith

The resident Jerkass of the neighborhood.


  • Befriending the Enemy: In "Officer Moody", when Belson pulls the fire alarm, just as Reese's Cowboy Cop ex-partner Carol Moody is about to give Belson some rough Police Brutality treatment, Mr. Reese and the students stand up for Belson in an epic I Am Spartacus moment, with each of them claiming they pulled the fire alarm, except for Jeff, who mentions that he saw Mavis pulling the fire alarm.
  • Big Ol' Unibrow: And he has the grouchy personality to match.
  • The Bully: A downplayed version, as he isn't overly malicious and is fine with simply hanging out with Clarence on occasion. He can be quite selfish, though, especially about his video games.
  • Butt-Monkey: He gets his deserved comeuppance a lot in this show.
  • Depending on the Writer: Depending on the episode the kids either treat Belson like everyone or they (barring Clarence of course) see him as a jerkass they can barely stand to be around.
  • The Eeyore: In "The Zoo", it's suggested that he's not so much a bully; rather he just has a negative attitude in general and doesn't like anything.
  • Evil Counterpart: He's pretty much the opposite of Clarence, as Clarence is optimistic while Belson is pessimistic, and they both have kind moms as well as two best friends. Likewise, Clarence tends to be nice, while Belson leans on Jerkass.
  • Faux Affably Evil: He's deceiving as he tries to appear generous to Clarence and the other kids, but in the end, he'll show his true colors by turning his back on everyone else, just to see if he gets any attention while doing so.
  • Fat Bastard: Short, pudgy and a Spoiled Brat.
  • Flanderization: From time to time, in the second half of the first one, he came more over a jerkass to mostly to Clarence and nearly everyone else, while in Season 2, he was slightly demoted into alone playing with with portable game console.
  • Gag Nose: Combined with the unibrow, he almost looks related to Bert & Ernie.
  • Hidden Depths:
    • In "Clarence's Millions", he has a lot of stars on the good behavior board; implying he's not as bad he seems (or at least tones down his selfishness and pushy attitude at school).
    • In "The Zoo", he confesses to Clarence that he likes dolphins.
  • Ineffectual Sympathetic Villain: He's pretty awful at bullying Clarence, to the point where Clarence has no idea that he is a bully.
  • Jerkass: He's mean spirited, but ultimately pretty harmless. His cousin Gary "Mooch" is just as bad, if not worse.
  • Lonely Rich Kid: Heavily suggested during the episode where Clarence goes to his sleepover.
  • Laser-Guided Karma: He usually receives this, if his intentions backfires, while in "Li'l Buddy" had taken Up to Eleven, when he pulled Clarence's pants down, just to get attention from most of kids, just then he was literally sucker punched in the nose by Clarence, who was already on edge.
  • The Napoleon: He's small and a bully.
  • Rich Bastard: He's rich, spoiled, and mean.
  • Spoiled Brat: His mom gets him everything he wants and in return he treats her like dirt (think Cartman back in the early episodes of South Park, only not as whiny or politically incorrect). "Dust Buddies" has his mom try to discipline him.
  • Tuckerization: His name is a Spoonerism of creative director/showrunner Nelson Boles.
  • Unknown Rival: Clarence sees him as a friend, not realizing that he's the bully of the school, let alone that he actually dislikes Clarence.
  • When You Coming Home, Dad?: In the Christmas special, it's implied Belson misses his father while Mooch mocks him for it. Doesn't help last time we saw his father that he was being arrested for corruption.

    Nathan 
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Voiced by: Skyler Page (season one), Damien Haas (every episode after Page's termination)

Belson's big, not-too-bright, brawny henchmen


  • Ambiguous Disorder: It would be quite possible if he's like Clarence, who assumed to be autistic.
  • The Big Guy: Type 2. Big, gentle and less intelligent, however despite of the strength he has as in "Missing Cat", his supposedly strength couldn’t even beat Chelsea in arm-wrestling.
  • Big, Thin, Short Trio: The Big to thin Dustin and squat Percy or Belson.
  • Beware of the Nice Ones: He’s mostly nice among of the students, but when things that doesn’t go nicely, he won’t be afraid to get mad at anyone like in "Zoo", he did when he punched Percy and Breehn in the shoulder when both ruined the entire field trip.
  • Demotedto Extra: Mostly implied in Season 3, he’ll appear every now and then, only as a background character, as he hadn’t had any speaking in any of his recent appearances since then.
  • Dumb Muscle: Strong as a ox and dumb as a post.
  • The Dragon: Mainly to Belson.
  • A Day in the Limelight: While he doesn’t have his own without being added with the others, while he has: "A Pretty Great day with a Girl", "Clarence Wendle and the Eye of Coogan, "Animal Day".
  • Expy: Of Patrick Star.
  • Fat Idiot: Subverted. He's more muscle than fat but still pretty idiotic.
  • Gentle Giant: As Big as he is, he seems friendly to most of the kids.
  • Hidden Depths: Nathan is amazing good at drawing, as shown in "Clarence's Millions".
  • Older Than They Look: Well, most of his appearance makes him look less than a kid, desipt of being one.
  • Only One Name: His last name hasn't been revealed yet.

    Dustin Conway 
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Voiced by: Kyle Arem

Belson's skinny, karate aficionado friend.


  • Big, Thin, Short Trio: The thin to huge Nathan and short Percy.
  • Early-Bird Cameo: While in his first appearance in "Fun Dungeon Face Off", he had a different color attire, in "A Pretty Great Day With A Girl", his attire had changed.
  • Keet: Extremely hyperactive.
  • Motor Mouth: He likes to talk a lot.
  • Running Gag: He tends to lose one of his teeth in some episodes.
  • Ship Tease: With Rita.

    Percy Dahmer 
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Butt-Monkey of Belson's trio of friends.


  • Ambiguous Disorder: Far less mentally mature than other kids in his grade, to an even further extent than Clarence.
  • Big, Thin, Short Trio: Short to big Nathan and thin Dustin.
  • Butt-Monkey: He's The Jinx, but his bad luck is targeted to him most of the time.
  • Cloudcuckoolander: This become apparent in the "Have a Ball" short.
  • Cute and Psycho: Once again apparent in the "Have a Ball" short.
  • Cute, but Cacophonic: As shown in "The Tails of Madrynia," the sounds Percy makes when he's crying and screaming are not very pleasant to the ears. In general his whining can be really obnoxious.
  • Beware of the Nice Ones: He mostly soft at point, but will not be afraid to snap at anyone when triggered by ones rejecting his interest.
  • The Ditz: Doesn't know peanut butter is made from peanuts.
  • Expy: of Butters, given his innocent mindset, squaky voice, Butt-Monkey status and slighty similar hairstyle.
  • Fingerless Hands: He has flipper hands. His parents also have them.
  • I Reject Your Reality: In "The Tails of Mardrynia" he makes up an imaginary world with talking animals, including himself as a mouse, because he finds life in Aberdale boring.
  • The Jinx: He constantly has bad luck but it's mostly focused to just him.
  • Mood-Swinger: He switches from happy to sad a lot.
  • Nervous Wreck: Durring the episode "Plat Daddies", he constantly fusses over the plant he and Emilio were supposed to watch over.
  • Prone to Tears: Cries at the drop of a hat.
  • Sudden Anatomy: He'll have fingers if the situation calls for it.
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    Breehn 
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Voiced by: Joshua Rush

A meek smart kid with a bowtie, and super snobby parents.


  • Adorkable: Breehn is an excellent student and very socially awkward.
  • Butt-Monkey: Breehn tends to come across a lot of bad luck - he's had part of his house collapse, draws the ire of the entire class because of his peanut allergy leaving their zoo excursion ridiculously limited and later gets carted to hospital after tricking Percy into giving him a peanut butter sandwich. It's also implied that he's one of Belson's more frequent victims.
    • The episode "Breehn Ho" seems to have been made for the purpose of subverting this as Breehn gets more than a few awesome moments in it and ends the episode the hero.
  • Forgettable Character: Often times the other characters will not notice his presence, even when there are only four characters present and they're all sitting in a circle.
  • Lonely Rich Kid: He's...well, somewhat rich, though not exactly as rich as Belson, but more well-off than the other kids and timid to boot.
  • Self-Induced Allergic Reaction: Shovels down a peanut-butter sandwich despite being allergic to peanuts.
    Breehn: It wasn't worth it.
  • Spell My Name with an "S": Is it "Breehn" or "Breen"? Not even the show itself can seem to agree on how to spell it.
  • Stronger Than You Look: In "The Big Petey Pizza Problem", he manages to carry and roll six bowling balls at once.

    Chelsea Keezheekoni 
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Voiced by: Nika Futterman ("Money Broom Wizard"), Grace Kaufman

A spindly girl with a big hairdo and an obsession with creepy stuff.


  • Ambiguously Brown: Chelsea has tanned skin, but her exact ethnicity is vague as she has a white voice actress, a large afro note , and a Native American surname note . Though with these factors in mind, she could be mixed race.
  • Brutal Honesty: Chelsea is the type of girl to speak her mind.
  • Deadpan Snarker: Never misses a chance to snark at anything.
  • False Teeth Tomfoolery: Her two front teeth are false and part of her retainer.
  • Funny Afro: A huge brown afro.
  • Genki Girl: She's got a lot of pep.
  • Hidden Depths: "Average Jeff" reveals she is much smarter than she appears. She's the second highest scoring student in the advanced classes, right behind Breehn. In "Missing Cat", she was strong enough to beat Nathan in arm wrestling and can ironically turn the fire hydrant on.
  • Huge Schoolgirl: Is taller than most of her male classmates.
  • Jerk with a Heart of Gold: Chelsea is brutally honest but has a soft side.
  • Meaningful Name: Her surname, Keezheekoni, is a Native American word for "burning fire," which fits with her tomboyish nature
  • Motor Mouth: Rarely ever shuts up.
  • Nightmare Fetishist: In "Dinner Party", she keeps suggesting a dead body when the kids try to guess what kind of things are around Breehn's house. She also smiles when Clarence touches fiberglass while the other kids look worried.
  • No Indoor Voice: She is a loud-mouth.
  • One of the Boys: Tries to join the guys' club in "Too Gross for Comfort".
  • Skirt over Slacks: She sports a yellow skirt over what are either green pants or green leggings.
  • Slap-Slap-Kiss: Kisses Sumo in the heat of their argument.
  • Tiny Guy, Huge Girl: With Sumo.
  • Tomboy: She is a Genki Girl who loves creepy and weird things and gets along very well with boys.
  • Tomboy and Girly Girl: She has this dynamic going on with both Courtlin and Kimby as the Tomboy to both of their Girly Girl, though it's most noticeable with Kimby. The episode "Plant Daddies" in particular highlights this, with Chelsea and Kimby working on a project together at the latter's house. Chelsea is taken aback by Kimby's very pink bedroom, and excitedly asks her if the werewolf-teen boy hybrid poster on her wall is a human hunting monster. The two girls wind up getting along and doing well on their project despite their differing interests.
  • Tomboyish Voice: She has a fairly deep voice.
  • Town Girls: The Butch to Kimby and Courtlin's Femme and Malessica's Neither.
  • Tsundere: With Sumo.
  • Twofer Token Minority: She appears African-American by appearance alone, but her last name is Native American (Chippewa specifically).

    Joshua 
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Voiced by: Brent Popolizio

A very unfortunate young man. Whenever he appears, expect something to go wrong for him.


  • An Arm and a Leg: Once he appears again as a pizza delivery boy on "Chalmers Santiago", he's shown to have a Hook Hand, possibly from falling off the train on "Chimney".
  • Butt-Monkey: Anytime he appears, something bad happens to him.
  • The Chew Toy: Nothing ever goes right for him. So far he's been (among other incidents) scarred, got his ear bitten off, a piece of his afro munched up, had an eye put out by a fork, fallen off a moving train, and fallen hundreds of feet off a water slide.
  • Cosmic Plaything: Something bad happens to him in every episode he appears in.
  • Demoted to Extra: He's a recurring character in the first season, but after his one major appearance in the second season, Josh only appears as an extra. Considering how he was maimed in some way during nearly every speaking role, it's probably for the best.
  • Disproportionate Retribution: Constantly on the receiving side of this. He tends to be guilty of little more than a bad attitude, but come away from episodes with permanent injuries.
  • Do Not Call Me "Paul": Always called Joshua, when he wants to be called Josh.
  • Formerly Fit: In "Chimney", he's clearly been packing on the pounds.
  • Gory Discretion Shot: His injuries are never shown on screen.
  • Mutilation Conga: He gains a new injury in almost every episode he appears.
  • New Job as the Plot Demands: He's had a different job with (nearly) every appearance. So far, he's been:
    • A grocer ("Lost in the Supermarket")
    • A nature guide ("Nature Clarence")
    • A waiter ("Neighborhood Grill")
    • A "team leader" ("Rough Riders Elementary")
    • A nurse's assistant ("Bedside Manners")
    • Homeless ("Chimney")
    • A pizza delivery guy ("Chalmers Santiago")
    • Squirty the mascot ("Water Park")
    • The evil wizard Balthazaar ("Ren Faire")
  • Oh, Crap!: After the events of "Nature Clarence", he has panic attacks when he sees Clarence.
  • Properly Paranoid
  • Scars Are Forever: He has a scar on his cheek and a notch on his ear courtesy of Sumo.
  • Sitcom Arch-Nemesis: He hates Sumo, not that Sumo can remember who he is.
  • No Respect Guy: He doesn’t seem to luck, of no matter how much he tries to get the respect for trying at least anything, at the end, he either gets no attention by anyone.
  • Throw the Dog a Bone: In "Ren Faire", his last appearance before being Demoted to Extra, ends with Josh appearing to be sacrificed by a strange cult. Then, after the screen goes black, he shouts with joy that his coworkers threw him a birthday party.
  • Unknown Rival: To Clarence, Jeff, and Sumo. To the point that in "Water Park", Sumo doesn't recognize him!
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