The BEST Episodes of Degrassi

Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!

Last Updated: Aug 19, 2020

Network: MTV (CA)

Degrassi is a Canadian teen drama television series, set in the Degrassi fictional universe created by Linda Schuyler and Kit Hood in 1980. Degrassi is the fourth fictional series in the Degrassi franchise, following The Kids of Degrassi Street, Degrassi Junior High, and Degrassi High. Like its predecessors, Degrassi follows a group of students attending Degrassi Community School who face challenges common to teen life, such as self image, peer pressure, child abuse, sexual identity, gang violence, self-injury, school shootings, teenage pregnancy and drug abuse.

Here Comes Your Man (2)

#1 - Here Comes Your Man (2)

Season 6 - Episode 2 - Aired Nov 28, 2006

Emma can't get over Sean and Peter stands by helplessly watching his girlfriend fall for another guy. Peter and Sean want to know which of them she wants more, so they take to the streets for a race that ends with disasterous results. Meanwhile Ellie faces the harsh realities of dorm life and decides to do something about it.

star 9.07
46 votes
The Time of My Life (2)

#2 - The Time of My Life (2)

Season 12 - Episode 40 - Aired Jun 21, 2013

the seniors get ready for graduation.

star 9.03
32 votes
Eyes Without a Face (2)

#3 - Eyes Without a Face (2)

Season 6 - Episode 6 - Aired Dec 12, 2006

Darcy's online world spirals out of control as she desperately seeks to be wanted and she'll do anything--including posting more risque pictures. However Darcy gets a big shock when her online world crashes into her real life one. Meanwhile Ellie tries to deal with more mature topics, like sex, at college and gets some tips from Ashley. But will they work?

star 8.98
41 votes
The Time of My Life (1)

#4 - The Time of My Life (1)

Season 12 - Episode 39 - Aired Jun 21, 2013

the seniors celebrate their prom and Fiona is in a partying mood. Meanwhile, Marisol wants her dreams of romance to come true; and Eli seeks forgiveness.

star 8.79
42 votes
True Colours

#5 - True Colours

Season 6 - Episode 3 - Aired Dec 5, 2006

Jay goes to an unlikely person to get help for Sean. Ellie catches the attention of the editor after she submits an article for the university paper, but is it just her writing that he likes?

star 8.77
56 votes
Mother and Child Reunion (2)

#6 - Mother and Child Reunion (2)

Season 1 - Episode 2 - Aired Oct 14, 2001

Emma is at a hotel waiting for Jordan, an enviornmentalist whom she met on the internet. After waiting in the hotel lobby, his ""teacher"" greets Emma and invites her up to his hotel room, saying that the person Emma is supposed to meet should be coming soon. Emma soon discovers that the teacher is the boy she met on the Internet. She freaks out and attempts to leave, but he stops her so she scurries into the bathroom. The teacher tells Emma that he is leaving, but it is actually a trick. He has a video camera, and plans on taping himself raping Emma. Toby, J.T., and Manny dash to the reunion and tell Spike and Mr. Simpson about the whole situation and how Emma is in danger. They hurry to the hotel room and rescue Emma before anything extremely dangerous happens. In the end, though somewhat disturbed, Emma learns her lesson and the bond between her and Spike grows even closer.

star 8.74
72 votes
Directors: Bruce McDonald
Writers: Phil Earnshaw, Yan Moore
Sabotage (1)

#7 - Sabotage (1)

Season 12 - Episode 17 - Aired Aug 13, 2012

Clare writes an article, to the chagrin of Dallas, and others at school. Tori, Tristan, and Dave enter a talent competition. Drew and Bianca's relationship.

star 8.67
36 votes
Death or Glory (2)

#8 - Death or Glory (2)

Season 7 - Episode 6 - Aired Feb 18, 2008

Marco finally accepts that Dylan is gone and starts to socialize. Spinner seems to be doing himself in before his illness has a chance to.

star 8.65
46 votes
Rusty Cage (1)

#9 - Rusty Cage (1)

Season 12 - Episode 13 - Aired Aug 6, 2012

Campbell feels he is letting his hockey team down, and decides to fake sick to miss a practice, and be with Maya. The team finds out he was singing karaoke, and Dallas makes him skate until he collapses. K.C.'s father is out of prison, and is showing that he has changed himself, getting a job, and flirting with K.C.'s mother again. Fiona's loft is a mess, both she and Drew blame each other.

star 8.64
44 votes
Rusty Cage (2)

#10 - Rusty Cage (2)

Season 12 - Episode 14 - Aired Aug 7, 2012

Campbell continues to consider his hockey performance, and when he plays right wing, he becomes a hockey star. The attention overwhelms him, and he begins to consider self harm and leaving hockey, Campbell does both by jumping off a catwalk. K.C. realizes that his father is a bad influence on his mother, and when he shows up at their home drunk, K.C. and his mother decide to move to Vancouver. Drew teaches Fiona to be humble, and how to clean.

star 8.63
38 votes
Closer to Free (1)

#11 - Closer to Free (1)

Season 12 - Episode 9 - Aired Jul 30, 2012

Jenna meets Becky, and she invites Jenna to her home, without mentioning the Christian group there to meet her. Becky pursues a relationship with Jenna, but it is Becky's attractive brother, Luke, that Jenna is most invested in. Clare receives advise from her mentor, but when she turns down Connor's, he publicly posts her comments on Twitter. Drew finds schoolwork difficult, with his concussion, but a job at the mall seems natural.

star 8.62
42 votes
Can't Hardly Wait

#12 - Can't Hardly Wait

Season 6 - Episode 4 - Aired Dec 5, 2006

Jimmy's new goals include being a successful coach for the girls basketball team, and pursuing an intimate relationship with Ashley. Meanwhile, cheer leading captain Darcy clashes with choreographer Manny.

star 8.62
52 votes
Scream (1)

#13 - Scream (1)

Season 12 - Episode 19 - Aired Aug 15, 2012

Eli receives opposition to the play. Tristan realizes his on-stage kiss, will be his first with a guy. Becky thinks about Adam.

star 8.61
36 votes
Never Ever (2)

#14 - Never Ever (2)

Season 12 - Episode 16 - Aired Aug 9, 2012

Imogen is over stressed, with losing her dog, Eli pressing to complete the set, and a relationship with Fiona, she decides to skip school to take care of her father. Imogen's father's health worsens, and Imogen finds out he has dementia, she then decides to let her mother be a part of their life, and returns to school. Jake admits he likes Katie, and the two start dating, Dallas trashes their garden. Becky feels bad for upstaging Adam's ticket sales, and retreats, finding out he has a heart, before finding out he is transgender.

star 8.60
43 votes
Here Comes Your Man (1)

#15 - Here Comes Your Man (1)

Season 6 - Episode 1 - Aired Nov 28, 2006

The new school year has started and Sean is back in town. Peter and Emma seem to be happy that is until Sean returns to Degrassi. Peter is having mixed emotions with not knowing what is happening with him and Emma and also dealing with becoming the new person in the street scene. Meanwhile Marco is overwhelmed with moving in with Dylan and throwing Paige a going away party.

star 8.57
60 votes
Scream (2)

#16 - Scream (2)

Season 12 - Episode 20 - Aired Aug 16, 2012

It is the opening night of the play, and Tristan can not be found. Clare plans her next meet with her former internship boss.

star 8.56
39 votes
Walking on Broken Glass (2)

#17 - Walking on Broken Glass (2)

Season 12 - Episode 4 - Aired Jul 19, 2012

Drew tries to win back Bianca, by entering the academic wiz team, but his concussion symptoms are revealed. Drew explains his MMA past to his mother, and tackles a shoplifter at the mall, not helping his situation, but winning back Bianca. Eli and Becky continue to clash while casting Romeo and Juliet, when Becky labels Tristan as "confused", Eli changes the two leads to homosexual males. Tristan tells Campbell he was posing as Maya, causing Campbell to become angry at both of them.

star 8.56
45 votes
Building a Mystery (1)

#18 - Building a Mystery (1)

Season 12 - Episode 21 - Aired Oct 12, 2012

Becky realizes she has feelings for Adam, and asks him to volunteer for student council with her. She worries what her parents will think, and decides to invite Adam over, without mentioning that he is transgendered. Eli struggles to write a story for his film class, and smokes marijuana after learning Jake has taken it up. Drew asks Bianca to not tell his mother that they are engaged, when they do tell her, she does not take it well, and the couple walk away.

star 8.54
39 votes
Never Ever (1)

#19 - Never Ever (1)

Season 12 - Episode 15 - Aired Aug 8, 2012

Imogen designs an intricate and expensive set for the school play, and asks her mother, who she despises, for money. Fiona meets Imogen's father, who has problems remembering things, like driving over the family dog. Katie likes Jake, but is convinced it is not mutual, instead Dallas catches her eye. Becky tries to interfere with the play's ticket sales, by asking for donations to less fortunate.

star 8.53
43 votes
Sabotage (2)

#20 - Sabotage (2)

Season 12 - Episode 18 - Aired Aug 14, 2012

Eli realizes Clare is keeping a secret from him. Drew's mother wants him to return to Degrassi. Dave considers his relationship with Alli.

star 8.53
38 votes
Waterfalls (2)

#21 - Waterfalls (2)

Season 12 - Episode 12 - Aired Aug 2, 2012

Clare's mentor apologizes for the night before, and she only confides in Alli. He sexually harasses her again, but because he reported that she was in love with him, Clare has no proof, and she decides to suffer alone. K.C.'s mother and teacher are both interested in each other, but the night ends with the news that K.C.'s father will be released from prison early. Maya has another date with Campbell, but she starts to appear interested in him becuase he is an athlete, they talk, and share a kiss.

star 8.49
41 votes
Building a Mystery (2)

#22 - Building a Mystery (2)

Season 12 - Episode 22 - Aired Oct 19, 2012

Becky tells her parents Adam is transgender, and they believe that they can change him. Becky struggles between a relationship with her family and God, and a future with Adam, choosing her parents. After coming off the high, Eli realizes that his film is terrible, and Clare helps him make a new film. Bianca talks to Drew's mother about their relationship, and Bianca thinks Drew's mother does not see her a right choice for Drew, Bianca decides they need to get married sooner.

star 8.46
39 votes
Hearts Like Mine (2)

#23 - Hearts Like Mine (2)

Season 9 - Episode 12 - Aired Nov 15, 2009

KC begins to question his relationship with Coach Carson.

star 8.42
12 votes
Closer to Free (2)

#24 - Closer to Free (2)

Season 12 - Episode 10 - Aired Jul 31, 2012

Jenna is baptized, in hopes that is all it takes to be with Luke, but he remains uninterested. Becky hears about Jenna's true intentions, and after prayerful consideration, Jenna becomes a stronger Christian. Clare feels humiliated by the Tweets her classmates make about her, she begins trending in Toronto, but accepts the criticism, and overcomes it. Drew skips school to accept the job, and when his mother disapproves, he moves in with Fiona.

star 8.40
42 votes
Lovefool (2)

#25 - Lovefool (2)

Season 12 - Episode 30 - Aired Dec 14, 2012

After winning tickets for a trip to Vegas at a fundraiser, a bunch of the Degrassi kids take off on a spring break adventure that none of them will soon forget.

star 8.40
5 votes