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The strain of Ashley's rejection and subsequent departure to London proves too much to handle for the ever so fragile Craig, whose on again/off again mental instability leads him astray as he finds himself living in the Degrassi Community School boiler room. Will anyone be able to get through to him and give him the help he needs? Also, Caitlin has a decision to make when she and Joey can't agree on anything.moreless
Ashley's leaving for the summer, and her upcoming departure is bothering Craig more than he's letting on. The idea of their temporary farewell - added to the stress of writing a song for Kevin Smith's movie -- is making him, well, nuts. Literally.
Manny has been picking up the slack for love-struck Paige on the Spirit Squad and feels betrayed when Paige claims all of her glory. With Paige out for revenge after the incident involving Matt, they go to battle. Is Degrassi big enough for two ruling alpha girls? Also, Director Kevin Smith takes a tour of Degrassi as possible location for his latest movie and Craig to write a song for the flick, which just might keep Ashley from going to England for the summer.
As the school's president, Marco is trying to clean up Degrassi's image and get rid of everything that happened this year. But everything goes wrong, as he isn't able to donate blood at the blood drive, because he's gay and he finds out what Dylan's been doing while he's at school. Will everything for Marco go down the tubes? Caitlin offers him a chance to go to Africa and he just might take it. Also Spinner and Jay decide to get revenge on Degrassi for what it has done to their school and their future but it seems as Spinner want more than just get revenge.moreless
Paige and Matt are totally in love, so what if they have to keep it secret? It's worth all the extra effort. But when Manny reveals their secret during a heated fight with Paige, she learns that Matt might not be as comfortable with their relationship once it becomes public knowledge -- and jeopardizes his teaching career.
Ellie has begun playing cards at home with Alex, Dylan, Craig and others. When Alex wants to keep playing and play for money will Ellie give up her rent money or will this card shark lose it all? Meanwhile Paige who has a secret affair is wondering if there are more secrets than she knows already.moreless
Spinner hasn't talked to Jimmy since the shooting, and his part in it leaves him wracked with guilt. The more time Spinner spends with Jimmy, the more guilty Spinner feels - until he confesses to the part he played.... Spinner feels better, but Jimmy doesn't.
When a number of students--including Jay's girlfriend Alex-- have been diagnosed with gonorrhea, a public health nurse is called in to discuss symptoms and methods of transmission. Emma worries that she may be one of the infected.
Ever since the school shooting Emma has been distancing herself from her friends and everyone else who's treating her like a victim. She finds herself in a dark place and when she makes a shocking discovery at what kids really do down at the ravine, will she tell or participate? Craig becomes prejudice of the discovery of his illness and with the help of Ashley tries to get helping a support group only to find that Ellie belongs to the same one.moreless
With the abortion still haunting her, Manny tries to avoid being in another relationship by going after the new kid, Chester much to Spinner's dismay. He wants to be with her but is she ready to open her heart again and commit to a real relationship? Also Paige will not give up her quest for her newly found crush Mr.O and it may seem he is interested in her as well.moreless
After Ashley's rejection it seems as if Craig has lost his mind. It is possible that Craig's funny behavior turns out to be much more than that and that his issues could change his life forever. Will he be able to deal? Also Liberty and JT appear to be in the moment when something Liberty has wanted for four years to happen, happens.moreless
Craig and Ashley are finally together again and this time they're not letting anything get in their way. Everything seems perfect and no one will split them apart but then Craig gets a little too carried away with Ashley's father's wedding. Meanwhile Liberty is struggling very hard to put together the perfect story, the story of Degrassi.moreless
Craig has a problem - the recording deal he and his band won last year is about to expire, but "Downtown Sasquatch" is nowhere near ready to record. Especially with a growing rift between Craig, Spinner and Marco over the inclusion of Ashley who is replacing Jimmy in the band. The only answer is for Craig to fire Ashley, but he's desperate to avoid hurting her again... Paige discovers a love of yoga when she meets the cute new teaching assistant who teaches the class.
In the aftermath of the school shooting everybody is talking as they need to get some closure over what happened, but, Sean, who thinks he has everything under control, may not be as well adjusted as he thought, and may have to take a trip back home to confront his past. Meanwhile, J.T. and Danny have shut Toby out for making friends with Rick, leaving Toby with no support to deal with his grief.moreless
In Degrassi: TNG's most serious episode, after being humiliated Rick returns to Degrassi with a handgun in his backpack and prepares to do the unthinkable and get revenge upon the students of Degrassi for laughing and humiliating him in the TV game show. Also one person will not survive this school shooting.moreless
Rick has made friends with both Emma and Toby and when he's forced to work with Jimmy he may make another new friend but when Spinner, Jay and Alex rain on his parade he takes extreme measures. Very extreme. Meanwhile Joey has to sell his home and gets help from an old flame.moreless
After being fired from The Dot it seems like Paige will never be able to pay Spinner back for what she did to his car, but that's not all she may have to worry about as Hazel shows her some convincing photos of foul play. Meanwhile in Mr. Simpson's M.I. class, Toby and Rick partner up but they start to compete for who can get more kisses.moreless
Sean and Ellie's relationship gets deeper and stronger than ever. So strong that Sean wants Ellie to move into his apartment with him. But is she ready to leave her drunken mom and be with the one she truly loves? Meanwhile, with the spirit squad's captain Paige sick, Manny is in charge of their car wash. But will her emotions for Spinner get in the way?moreless
When Rick returns to Degrassi everyone raises their concerns with the fact that he might do what he did to Terri to another girl so with the help of Emma, Paige, Hazel, Spinner and Jimmy decide to run Rick out of Degrassi for good. Also J.T. and Manny seem to be going nowhere as they have barely kissed in four months but when Manny sees his private part and J.T. sees Craig's in the locker room, will he be forced to measure up to greater expectations?moreless
Marco faces some unexpected complications while running for Student Council President when resident rebel Alex joins the race and threatens to out him to the entire school at the election assembly, which his parents are planning to attend. He must also deal with his rocky relationship with Dylan, whose getting tired of having to hide his affections. Meanwhile, Liberty and Emma clash when Liberty starts spending time with Emma's ex, Chris.moreless
It's Craig's 16th birthday and he gets more than he bargained with a generous gift from his dead father, which ends up causing friction with Joey. Paige deals with the aftermath of her trial, which has some very serious consequences.
Paige is on top of the world as the new school year approaches. Her boyfriend Spinner finally has wheels of his own, her brother's off at university (hello dorm parties!) and she's even finally going to get justice in her rape case. But when Paige bumps into her accused rapist, Dean, she begins to wonder if going to trial is worth reopening old wounds. Will she be able to vividly depict what happened... in front of Spinner?moreless