Vice president of the student council, Alex has recently had a rough time. She recently moved out of her house and is living with Paige Michalchuk, as an escape to her dangerous and abusive homelife. Her mother's violent boyfriend Joe has basically been stalking her, which has pulled her ex-boyfriend and protector jay hogart into the situation. She has a bad relationship with Degrassi's newest female student, Liliana Romero, after she and Jay accidentally made out in his car. She is currently single
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Amy is Alex's best friend. This year she has struggled more with her substance abuse problem, culminating with getting wasted and sleeping with some random guy. She ended up being okay, and not changing her ways. She pined for sean which led to a catfight with ellie, but recently found herself in serious like with Jimmy. He got back together with Hazel, and Amy went unnoticed and is still single.
Played by: emo_heart_ashk
This school year has been a roller coaster for ashley kerwin. She has had many breakups and makeups with long time boyfriend craig manning, though her most recent one seems pretty final. After an episode with her parents, she was forced to leave and move to montreal with her aunt, at which point her boyfriend and her best friend proceeded to make out at her going away party. She struggled with depression while she was away and finally came home, living with and dating briefly her old friend Jimmy Brooks, who proved to be purely an interim boyfriend between craig-ness. She is now single and working at a coffee house, back living with her parents, and spending a lot of time with her best friends Paige and Terri, as well as her new friend Jay Hogart.
Casey recently moved to Toronto from California and has not had an easy time adjusting. He lives with his parents and younger sister, and has made friends in Paige and Craig, while making enemies with Spinner and Alex. Casey seemed to have a crush on paige at first but is now dating heather sinclaire. Not much is known about this mysterious new guy.
Chester recently moved to Toronto and briefly became friendly with Manny Santos. He is currently single and relatively unactive on the degrassi social scene.
Chris has had a pretty quiet school year. He dated Emma last year and went out with liberty a few times though Emma got jealous and put a stop to that. He is a dj and a rapper with poor taste in hats and is currently single.
Craig's school year could be summed up in two words. "toxic relationship" He has had things go sour with Ashley several times, interspersed with bouts of making out with Paige, Ellie, and even Marco, which caused him to be briefly very confused. He is currently single and seeking solace in the comfort of paige michalchuk, his very close friend and maybe more.
Danny Van Zandt
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Danny is Liberty's bratty big mouthed little brother who just started at degrassi this year. He had a crush on Manny Santos, though it is not determined whether or not that is still the case. He and JT Yorke have become friends and he is currently single and relatively inactive on the degrassi social scene.
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Darcy is often referred to as "new girl". She had a brief moment with Chester, though she is currently single. She is on Paige's spirit squad and known for her bubbly fun personality.
Dylan started College this year and in addition to dealing with the heavy work load, has also had to deal with a rough breakup with his long time boyfriend marco and the divorce of his parents. He is currently single and wrapped up in college life insead of life at Degrassi.
Ellie's life has always been difficult. Her mother is an alchoholic, her father is away with a military job, and recently things have gotten worse. She broke up with her live-in boyfriend sean which set off in him a chain of violence and substance abuse. He left and she alienated her best friend ashley by making out with her boyfriend at her going away party in her bathroom. She dated towerz and dropped him promptly when sean came home. She is currently dating him.
Emma started this year after breaking up with Chris by getting in the middle of his relationship with Liberty. She was a victim of Sean's abuse and sought comfort in her currently closest friend Craig. She is dating JT, which was jeopardized when Sean returned and professed his love for her. She is also worried about her stepfather Archie "snake" simpson, whose health problems have returned.
The supportive best friend and member of the spirit squad, Hazel's school year has been marked by frequent breakups with her boyfriend jimmy. She is currently single and very good friends with Paige Michalchuk, the spirit squad captain.
Jay is currently in the hospital after being stabbed by Alex's mother's violent boyfriend, Joe, which happened after he tried to protect alex from him. His girlfriend Lil knows very little about it at this time. He has recently become unlikely friends with Ashley kerwin, and is still very good friends with Towerz, though his friendship with Sean went sour during Sean's tailspin.
Jimmy recently broke up with his girlfriend hazel and moved out of his house to escape his parent's painful divorce. He dated ashley briefly this year but things fizzled when she hurt him and left him for craig. He is still very good friends with Spinner and developed a good friendship with Mr Oleander when he had spinner living with him.
Played by: yourgod_yorke
JT's year has been an interesting one. He has been dating emma on and off for almost the entire year, after his breakup with manny, which he thought was over his "package" size but was due to lack of chemistry between the two of them.
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