Rick Jackson is a recurring character in the School Daze series. He is a classmate of Tom and the gang in Essentials to Literacy. He appears in almost every episode.
Unlike most of the freshman in C Period, Rick is the most calm. He is the only one who doesn't shout, freak out, or say something off-topic, making him a model student. He often sits with Tom and the gang at lunch. In "Presenting a Ceramic Production!", it is revealed that he had Mr. Kannenburg and Mr. Edwards as his teachers in Middle School. He's been appearing in almost every episode since Uncle Funtime 3.
Rick has fair skin, blue eyes, and brown hair. He also sports glasses. His outfits vary throughout the series, but he is mostly seen in 2 outfits. In the 8th Grade Adventures series, he wore a red hooded jacket, a white undershirt, blue jeans, and gray sneakers.
In the Forever Sophomores series, he wears a light gray hooded jacket with a red undershirt, his blue jeans, and brown moccasins. From Seasons 29-30, his hooded jacket is replaced with a light gray collared jacket, and his moccasins are replaced by gray Nike sneakers. His jacket is later replaced by a dark cyan winter jacket.
After Animas Extravaganza, he gains a new pair of gray Nike sneakers with blue accents. In the Rise of Bill Arc, He switches back to his gray collared jacket, which is later replaced by his original gray hoodie. He stops wearing a jacket by the end of Season 36. Now he is seen wearing a long or short-sleeved t-shirt or polo of varying colors(usually red, green, gray, blue, or other colors).
When the class photo was taken prior to the Forever Sophomores finale, He wore a black hoodie with a white undershirt, as well as his blue jeans and gray sneakers.
In "The Weirdness War" He wore 2 outfits. the first one consists of a green long-sleeved shirt with his blue jeans and gray sneakers. On the last day of school, he wore a navy blue polo shirt, red short trousers instead of his blue jeans, and the same sneakers.
In the Advanced Education and Senior Year series, he wears a navy blue t-shirt, light gray Bermuda shorts, white socks, and the same sneakers from his previous outfit in warm weather. This outfit is seen in different colors. For the rest of series, he wears the same outfit he wore in Seasons 30-35 of the series. Sometimes he replaces his jacket with a hoodie or a different jacket altogether. He occasionally discards the jacket and wears long or short-sleeved shirts with jeans.