Chad Richardson is a minor character appearing in the High School Years and Forever Sophomores series. He is a classmate of Tom, Trent, Willy, and Caillou. In Freshman Year, he was in their World History and English class. In Sophomore Year he's in their Geometry class. He is often seen hanging out with Robert. He appears in almost every episode.
Chad is shown to be wimpy on occasion. For example, whenever Willy were to try to touch him, he would squirm. At the start of Season 18, he was often quiet, but when Willy started asking Chad to entertain him, he began to interact with others more. When Nathan stole Willy's popularity in the next season, Chad has been standing up for himself and arguing with Willy whenever he annoyed him. In the Forever Sophomores series, he kicked Willy out of a "band" and constantly reminded him about it. He's been appearing in almost every episode since Season 18.
Chad has fair skin, blue eyes, and black hair. His outfits vary throughout the series, but he wears 4 main outfits. In the first of part Season 18, he wore a blue hoodie with an undershirt of varying colors and black shorts(sometimes different colors). In the second half of Season 18 through Season 20, he wears a darker blue hoodie, an undershirt of varying colors, and black sweatpants(sometimes different colors). Around Season 21, he begins wearing a red hoodie, a white undershirt(sometimes different colors, and gray cargo pants. On his feet, he wears 2 pairs of sneakers. The first pair was black, which he wore up until Season 22. In Season 22-onwards, he wears white and gray sneakers with red accents. In the Forever Sophomores series, he wears a black hooded jacket, a light gray and white striped undershirt, and black sweatpants. He later switches to a light gray jacket and blue-gray sweatpants. By the end of the series, he wears a blue short-sleeved Henley shirt with gray shorts.