New Roswell High School is a high school that was attended by many of the main characters in The CW science fiction series Roswell, New Mexico.

Plot[edit | edit source]

In high school, Max Evans and Liz Ortecho were biology lab partners and members of the science club.

In April 2008, Max accidentally caused a blackout.

In June 2008, Max, Liz, and most of the main characters graduated.

In June 2018, the class of 2008 had its 10 year reunion, which was organized by Isobel Evans-Bracken. Kyle Valenti missed the reunion.

Students[edit | edit source]

Class of 2008:

Class of 2006:

Other former students:

  • Kate Long, possibly class of 2008[4]
  • Jasmine Frederick, possibly class of 2008
  • Wyatt Long, possibly class of 2012[5]
  • Kelly "Sommer-something"[6], possibly class of 2008
  • Haley Moore[6], possibly class of 2008
  • Gregory Manes, presumably class of 2005 or 2007 since he went to school at the same time as the class of 2008
  • Clay Manes

Faculty[edit | edit source]

  • Coach Wiggins,[7] caught Liz and Kyle in the eraser room in their junior year

Photos[edit | edit source]

Trivia[edit | edit source]

  • The high school was first shown in flashback in episode 1.06 Smells Like Teen Spirit.
  • The high school gymnasium is named Jared Parsons Memorial Gymnasium. This is in honor of actor Nathan Dean Parsons's younger brother Jared Parsons who committed suicide in February 2018.[8]
  • The "eraser room" that Liz mentions in episode 2.04 is a homage to the original Roswell television series; the main couples often visited the eraser room of their high school to make out.

References[edit | edit source]

  1. Rosa is two years older than Liz, so she would presumably be class of 2006.
  2. 2.0 2.1 Showrunner Carina Adly MacKenzie confirmed: We do know Flint was two grades above Alex, because Flint was in Rosa's grade. May 22, 2020.
  3. 2.01 Stay (I Missed You), Rosa says Flint was in her year.
  4. 1.06 Smells Like Teen Spirit, Kate and Jasmine were still in school in spring semester 2008 and they were talking about prom.
  5. Wyatt's actor mentioned on Twitter that Wyatt was in eighth grade in June 2008. Tweet: As we all know, Wyatt Long isn’t in tonight’s #RoswellNM high school flashback episode ‘cause he’s enjoying his first beer, during 8th Grade U.S. History. @CWRoswellNM. February 26, 2019.
  6. 6.0 6.1 2.06 Sex and Candy
  7. 2.04 What If God Was One of Us
  8. Tweet from @CarolMWilcox, Nathan Dean Parsons and Jared Parsons's mother: A sincere THANK YOU to the team @CWRoswellNM for the tribute to my son, Jared, who died by suicide Feb 2018. Episode 106. Jared would have loved this! @cadlymack @julieplec @afspnational @Nathan_Parsons. March 3, 2019.
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