She reluctantly teams up with Farkle and together they go to the library with Riley and Lucas.
When they arrive, she and Farkle reads a book they pulled off the shelf earlier.
After she and Riley learnt a lesson about telling the truth even when it's uncomfortable, Maya returned the locket to its rightful owners.
On school career day, Maya was not surprised when her mother fails to show up as promised.
Maya has a crush on Joshua Matthews, who is three years older than her as well as Riley's uncle, and he has feelings for her too, which he stated to her in Girl Meets Ski Lodge (Part 2). Maya is almost the exact opposite of Riley when it comes to personality; one might say that Maya is the "Spice" to Riley's "Sugar" and "everything nice".
Outwardly, Maya conveys a "bad girl" persona-- overconfident, tough, quick-witted and sarcastic; she has been described as a female version of Shawn, and her loyalty to Riley (and vice versa) gave her a bit of a popularity boost.
By the end of the episode, Cory assures her that she won't fail.
Maya tells Riley to talk to Lucas but to no avail as she sniffs him.
Maya is the fifteen-year-old daughter of Kermit and Katy. Maya isn't one of the best students in school, but she still looks up to Cory Matthews as a father figure. Maya lives with her mother and her grandmother Angela Hart, who do their best to take care of her.Maya tries to convince Riley to sneak out on to the subway, but right after they sneak out the window, Cory follows them back in through the window.After Cory assures Riley that he and Topanga will be there for her, Maya and Riley head off to the subway.Later, at school, Cory gives out an assignment, to write an essay on something that's worth fighting about.Maya starts a school protest, and she continually chants, "No homework, more freedom!