The BEST Episodes of Degrassi

Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!

Last Updated: Oct 31, 2019

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.

Lovefool (2)

#1 - Lovefool (2)

Season 12 - Episode 30

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 10.00
3 votes
The Time of My Life (2)

#2 - The Time of My Life (2)

Season 12 - Episode 40

the seniors get ready for graduation.

star 9.17
6 votes
Scream (1)

#3 - Scream (1)

Season 12 - Episode 19

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

star 9.00
1 votes
The Time of My Life (1)

#4 - The Time of My Life (1)

Season 12 - Episode 39

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 8.44
16 votes
Hearts Like Mine (2)

#5 - Hearts Like Mine (2)

Season 9 - Episode 12

KC begins to question his relationship with Coach Carson.

star 8.42
12 votes
Lovefool (1)

#6 - Lovefool (1)

Season 12 - Episode 29

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 8.33
15 votes
When Doves Cry

#7 - When Doves Cry

Season 2 - Episode 1

In the season premiere, major changes face the kids as they return to school from summer break. No longer just a junior high, Degrassi is now sharing space with the high school crowd. Among the new students is Craig Manning, the charming but mysterious stepson of Degrassi alum, Joey Jeremiah. Although Craig's father has forbidden him from seeing Joey and Angela, Craig can't seem to stop himself. Craig is good at covering up the physical and emotional bruises caused by his dad, but Sean and Emma suspect something's wrong. Meanwhile, J.T.'s a man on a mission: this year, he's going to land an older woman. And his chosen challenge? Paige Michalchuk. And a newly unpopular Ashley turns to a different crowd when her former friends refuse to forgive her.

star 8.28
32 votes
Directors: Bruce McDonald
Writers: Aaron Martin, Yan Moore, Linda Schuyler
Jagged Little Pill

#8 - Jagged Little Pill

Season 1 - Episode 15

At the end of the year a little girls night at Ashley's turns into the party of the year. Toby invites Sean and JT as his guests and JT has a little ""party favor"", he's brought extacy. When Sean tells them he's going to the kitchen to split the pill into 2 so Toby and JT can take it, he runs into Ashley. He switched the extacy with asprin and gives the extacy to Ashley telling her to throw it out. Meanwhile, Paige is pressuring Ashley to have more fun so Ashley takes the extacy. She then calls Jimmy and his friends and Jimmy quickly discovers Ashley is high. JT and Toby also invited Emma and her friends over so Emma and Sean fight. Sean is heartbroken. Ashley then cheats on Jimmy and makes out with Sean. Then Jimmy finds out and Ashley publically dumps him and then she even makes fun of Paige. The next day while trying to clean the house up Spinner comes by to inform her that Jimmy wants to break up and gives her some things Jimmy had of her. Ashley is now no longer popular and her onl

star 8.23
31 votes
Directors: Bruce McDonald
Writers: Aaron Martin, James Hurst
Here Comes Your Man (2)

#9 - Here Comes Your Man (2)

Season 6 - Episode 2

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 8.15
20 votes
Take On Me

#10 - Take On Me

Season 3 - Episode 16

Five kids from different worlds are stuck in a room - on a Saturday! When Raditch introduces Saturday detention, Sean, Ellie, Hazel, Jimmy and Toby are the first inductees. Despite being in different cliques, the students come to realize that they're all in the same boat together. With a school all to themselves, they have a lot more fun than they anticipated. But will these new-found friendships survive Monday morning?

star 8.13
15 votes
Rusty Cage (1)

#11 - Rusty Cage (1)

Season 12 - Episode 13

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 8.12
17 votes
Sabotage (1)

#12 - Sabotage (1)

Season 12 - Episode 17

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 8.11
9 votes
White Wedding (2)

#13 - White Wedding (2)

Season 2 - Episode 13

Snake and Spike are only two days away from the wedding. Emma styles her hair, only for it to turn out worse than she thought. Spike and Snake have an argument about having a baby in which Snake reveals that he's not ready for a child. Spike later finds out that she is pregnant...and plans to have an abortion. Snake has a bachelor party in which Joey invited a stripper. Emma catches J.T. and Toby spying on ""Fancy"" outside Joey's window on her way to tell Snake about the baby. Spike finds out that Emma told Snake, and they end up having a long discussion that makes them late for the wedding. The wedding goes on, and so does the reception afterward. Emma makes up with Sean and they kiss in the end.

star 8.11
18 votes
Directors: Bruce McDonald
Writers:
Unbelievable (2)

#14 - Unbelievable (2)

Season 13 - Episode 24

Conclusion. Zoë gets drunk at a party and rumors circulate about what happened. This prompts Beck to do a story on DTV about teenage girls and alcohol, but then she finds a video of Zoë and two unidentifiable guys and digs deeper.

star 8.11
9 votes
When Doves Cry (2)

#15 - When Doves Cry (2)

Season 2 - Episode 2

The second part of the season premiere, with great performances by new main stars and guest stars. When Craig got home, he discovers that his father has been rumaging through his dark room, viewing all the photos that he has taken of Joey and Angela. This led to his father beating him, resulting in the destruction of Craig's camera. The next day, Craig's father apologizes and offers Craig a few thousand dollars for a new digital camera. Later, Craig takes Angela off of Emma's hands to the park, but Craig surprisingly asks Angela to go to British Columbia with him, with the money that his father gave him for a camera. Joey finds out about this, and is angered, finally telling him to stay away from his daughter. When Craig arrived home, his father receives the news earlier in the day, and chases after Craig, ready to beat him. Successfully, Craig jumps out of his window, and meats up with Sean, thinking whether to leave to British Columbia. When he played chicken with a train, he runs of

star 8.11
19 votes
Directors: Bruce McDonald
Writers: Aaron Martin, Yan Moore, Linda Schuyler
White Wedding (1)

#16 - White Wedding (1)

Season 2 - Episode 12

Snake and Spike are only two days away from the wedding. Emma styles her hair, only for it to turn out worse than she thought. Spike and Snake have an argument about having a baby in which Snake reveals that he's not ready for a child. Spike later finds out that she is pregnant...and plans to have an abortion. Snake has a bachelor party in which Joey invited a stripper. Emma catches J.T. and Toby spying on ""Fancy"" outside Joey's window on her way to tell Snake about the baby. Spike finds out that Emma told Snake, and they end up having a long discussion that makes them late for the wedding. The wedding goes on, and so does the reception afterward. Emma makes up with Sean and they kiss in the end.

star 8.10
21 votes
Directors: Bruce McDonald
Writers:
Young Forever

#17 - Young Forever

Season 13 - Episode 8

The students of Degrassi prepare to say good bye to one of their own, but Drew isn’t ready to let go of his younger brother yet.

star 8.08
24 votes
Cabaret

#18 - Cabaret

Season 1 - Episode 13

Center stage at Degrassi this week goes to the talent show! Why's Terri using ESP instead of just talking to Ash? Can their friendship survive their creative differences? And what on earth is Toby doing in TIGHTS?

star 8.07
27 votes
Directors: Laurie Lynd
Writers: Aaron Martin, James Hurst
Closer to Free (1)

#19 - Closer to Free (1)

Season 12 - Episode 9

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 8.06
17 votes
Dressed in Black

#20 - Dressed in Black

Season 2 - Episode 18

Jimmy invited Ashley to come to his party in ""Message in a bottle"" and she didn't know why. Now they become friends again but decide that they grew to far apart for anything else. Ashley considers changing the new gothic her to get back with Jimmy but decides its not worth it if she can't be herself. Mean while JT and Toby learn about condoms in sex ed class and JT convinces toby that they should be prepared and stock up on them. Spinner finds the condoms in Toby's locker and tells kendra. Neither of them trust toby anymore.

star 8.06
17 votes
Believe (2)

#21 - Believe (2)

Season 13 - Episode 38

Zoë's trial winds down with some secrets from her past being exposed by the press. Becky continues to struggle with her testimony.

star 8.06
17 votes
In The Cold, Cold Night (2)

#22 - In The Cold, Cold Night (2)

Season 11 - Episode 45

When the Coyne's finances are frozen, the semester ending event runs into funding problems, and Fiona considers leaving Degrassi. Fiona decides to sell her stuff, the event is a success, and Fiona and Imogen share a kiss. Working on the school newspaper, Clare and Eli are talking again, and also share a kiss. After Maya considers auditioning for a band at a bar, she decides taking up the trumpet will be the challenge she is looking for.

star 8.05
19 votes
Walking on Broken Glass (2)

#23 - Walking on Broken Glass (2)

Season 12 - Episode 4

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 8.00
20 votes
Holiday (1)

#24 - Holiday (1)

Season 3 - Episode 11

The holiday season is fast approaching and the Jeremiah house is abuzz - Angela has her upcoming Christmas skating pageant, Craig and Ashley are a serious item, and Joey and Sydney are getting serious themselves. As Sydney organizes the perfect Christmas, Caitlin feels like the odd girl out. But she's really thrown when she and Joey share an unexpectedly intimate moment, leaving Caitlin to wonder if she and Joey can ever just be friends. Underneath Craig's holiday cheer lurks a big secret -he's still seeing Manny behind Ash's back. And lately, he's wondering if he made the right choice. But the choice is made for him when Ash sneaks a peek at the present Craig bought for her -- a figure skater charm bracelet? -- only to discover Manny wearing it the next day. When Ash confronts Manny, the girls find out that Craig's been lying to them both.

star 8.00
24 votes
Ghost in the Machine (2)

#25 - Ghost in the Machine (2)

Season 4 - Episode 2

Summer is almost over and Spinner has just gotten a car from Joey's dealership. But when a cop informs Paige that that she has to appear in court for the rape charges that she pressed in 2002 their relationship seems to be on the rocks plus Dean is begging her to drop the charges but with the rape case and Spin will she be able to confront Dean the object of her nightmares again? Or will Dean get the best of her and convince her not to go to court? Meanwhile Craig and Ashley seem to be drifting apart again but when Craig gets a gift from his late father can this bring them together more?

star 8.00
11 votes