Wild Child is the sixth episode of the second season of Recess, which was broadcast on October 10th, 1998.


In the "Pee Wee Pals" program, the main kids each have to take care of a kindergartener during recess.



  • At the end of the episode, when the kindergarteners are back in the kindergarten playground, Jake has Spencer's hair color.


  • When Gordy is assigned a Pee Wee Pal, he is called Freddy. Though at the time this episode was made, there weren't any plans to make him a major character in an episode.
  • On the back cover of All Growed Down, a screenshot from this episode is shown, however T.J. is drawn with blond hair instead of brown. This does not occur in the episode itself.
  • This is the first time Gus is referred to as "Safety Man" by Hector.
  • This is the first episode where Buster is voiced by Erik von Detten.
  • T.J. gets his hat back in the next episode.


  • T.J. Detweiler - Andrew Lawrence
  • Vince LaSalle - Ricky D'Shon Collins
  • Ashley Spinelli - Pamela Segall-Adlon
  • Gretchen Grundler - Ashley Johnson
  • Mikey Blumberg/Tubby - Jason Davis
  • Gus Griswald - Courtland Mead
  • Miss Grotke - Allyce Beasley
  • Mrs. Klemperer - Jane Curtin
  • Randall Weems/Dave/Kid #1/Kid #2 - Ryan O'Donohue
  • Sam - Klee Bragger
  • Swinger Girl - Francesca Smith
  • King Bob - Toran Caudell
  • Spencer/Emma - E.G. Daily
  • Cindy - Kath Soucie
  • Zedd/Jake - Christine Cavanaugh
  • Buster - Erik von Detten
  • King Bob's Guards - Patrick Renna