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"Degrassi High" (1987) More at IMDbPro »"Degrassi Junior High" (original title), TV series 1987-1991

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Degrassi High: Season 5: Episode 13 -- The year's last dance takes on new significance when the news comes out. It's not just the year's last dance. It's Degrassi's last dance.

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Seasons:
1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5
Release Date:
18 January 1987 (Canada) See more »
Genre:
Plot:
The lives and trials of students of a city high school. Full summary »
Awards:
10 wins & 13 nominations See more »
NewsDesk:
(40 articles)
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User Reviews:
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Cast

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Pat Mastroianni ... Joey Jeremiah (67 episodes, 1987-1991)

Stefan Brogren ... Archie 'Snake' Simpson (67 episodes, 1987-1991)
Duncan Waugh ... Arthur Kobalewscuy (65 episodes, 1987-1991)
Maureen Deiseach ... Heather Farrell (65 episodes, 1987-1991)
Angela Deiseach ... Erica Farrell (65 episodes, 1987-1991)
Siluck Saysanasy ... Yick Yu (65 episodes, 1987-1991)
Arlene Lott ... Nancy Kramer (65 episodes, 1987-1991)
Anais Granofsky ... Lucy Fernandez (62 episodes, 1987-1991)

Amanda Stepto ... Christine 'Spike' Nelson (62 episodes, 1987-1991)
Neil Hope ... Derek 'Wheels' Wheeler (61 episodes, 1987-1991)
Irene Courakos ... Alexa Pappadopoulos (60 episodes, 1987-1991)
John Ioannou ... Alex Yankou (58 episodes, 1987-1991)

Stacie Mistysyn ... Caitlin Ryan (57 episodes, 1987-1991)
Maureen McKay ... Michelle Accette (57 episodes, 1987-1991)
Sara Ballingall ... Melanie Brodie (56 episodes, 1987-1991)
Dan Woods ... Mr. Raditch (55 episodes, 1987-1991)
Rebecca Haines ... Kathleen Mead (54 episodes, 1987-1991)
Cathy Keenan ... Liz O'Rourke (49 episodes, 1988-1991)
Michael Carry ... Simon Dexter (48 episodes, 1988-1991)

Dayo Ade ... Bryant Lister 'BLT' Thomas (48 episodes, 1988-1991)
Andy Chambers ... Luke Matthews (46 episodes, 1988-1991)
Kyra Levy ... Maya Goldberg (43 episodes, 1988-1991)
Amanda Cook ... LD Delacorte (41 episodes, 1987-1990)
Keith White ... Tim O'Connor (38 episodes, 1987-1991)
Christopher Charlesworth ... Scooter Webster (38 episodes, 1987-1991)
Billy Parrott ... Shane McKay (38 episodes, 1987-1990)
Michelle Goodeve ... Karen Avery (34 episodes, 1987-1990)
Kirsten Bourne ... Tessa Campanelli (32 episodes, 1987-1991)
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Series Directed by
Kit Hood (46 episodes, 1987-1991)
John Bertram (12 episodes, 1987-1991)
Eleanor Lindo (6 episodes, 1989-1990)
Clarke Mackey (3 episodes, 1987-1988)
Mike Douglas (2 episodes, 1988)
Philip Earnshaw (2 episodes, 1990-1991)
 
Series Writing credits
Yan Moore (47 episodes, 1987-1991)
Susin Nielsen (16 episodes, 1988-1991)
Kathryn Ellis (5 episodes, 1987-1990)
Avrum Jacobson (2 episodes, 1987)

Kit Hood (unknown episodes)
Linda Schuyler (unknown episodes)

Series Produced by
Jim Ellis .... line producer (42 episodes, 1987-1989)
Linda Schuyler .... executive producer (13 episodes, 1990-1991)

Brian White .... post-production producer (unknown episodes)
 
Series Cinematography by
Philip Earnshaw (1 episode, 1989)
 
Series Film Editing by
Alan Collins (2 episodes, 1987)

Robert de Lint (unknown episodes)
 
Series Set Decoration by
Judy Shiner (unknown episodes)
 
Series Production Management
Sari Friedland .... production manager (1 episode, 1989)

Laura Vickers .... production secretary (unknown episodes)
 
Series Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Mitra Sen .... assistant director (1 episode, 1989)
 
Series Art Department
Jocelyne Borys .... art department assistant / assistant art director (unknown episodes)
 
Series Sound Department
Peter Winninger .... dialogue editor / assistant sound editor (44 episodes, 1988-1991)
Andy Malcolm .... foley artist (13 episodes, 1987)
Dino Schiavone .... sound assistant (1 episode, 1989)

Manse James .... supervising sound editor (unknown episodes)
Sid Lieberman .... foley recordist (unknown episodes)
David Yonson .... sound recordist (unknown episodes)
 
Series Camera and Electrical Department
Malcolm Nefsky .... grip (21 episodes, 1987-1988)

Byrd Dickens .... grip (unknown episodes)
 
Series Animation Department
Robert Mistysyn .... animation designer (unknown episodes)
 
Series Editorial Department
Peter Winninger .... post-production assistant (13 episodes, 1988)
 
Series Music Department
Lewis Manne .... composer: theme music (1 episode, 1989)
Wendy Watson .... composer: theme music (1 episode, 1989)
 
Series Other crew
Stephen Stohn .... legal counsel (67 episodes, 1987-1991)
Tony Desmond .... script supervisor (5 episodes, 1990)

Sheila Brogren .... craft service (unknown episodes)
Kathryn Ellis .... publicist (unknown episodes)
Frank Faulk .... production assistant / production supporter (unknown episodes)
Anne Fotheringham .... craft service (unknown episodes)
Lisa Lightbourn-Lay .... production secretary (unknown episodes)
Nancy Sinclair .... tutor (unknown episodes)
 

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Additional Details

Also Known As:
"Degrassi Junior High" - Canada (original title)
"Degrassi, Old School" - USA (rerun title)
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Runtime:
30 min (70 episodes)
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Did You Know?

Trivia:
Earl Grey Senior Public School was used in the third season as Borden High School were the grade 9 students went to take their science classes. In real life many of the actors attended classes there and creator Linda Schuyler had taught there. The cafeteria was used in the episode "Degrassi High: Season's Greetings (#3.4)" (1988).See more »
Goofs:
Errors in geography: Characters are shown speaking at the corner of Degrassi St. and Pape Ave (as indicated by the street sign). These streets run parallel and are about 10 blocks away from each other.See more »
Movie Connections:
Referenced in Summer (2002)See more »

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9 out of 13 people found the following review useful.
What the world needs now is more shows like Degrassi, 16 August 1999
Author: Dilly-3 from Canada

Ah, Degrassi!

It's so neat to read the reviews from the United States, because I thought that it never went beyond the 49th parallel!

Part of Degrassi's strength was that it was so low budget. The non-slickness of it was very refreshing. They played the same Gowan song at every party... I believe the song was called "High Fashion Model". Anyway, It was nice to see realistic characters living in realistic homes with realistic parents.

Two fave episodes: The condom dispenser episode, and the episode in which Snake, Wheels and Joey attempt to gain entry to a strip joint.

Degrassi really was very valuable for talking about Issues Facing Teens.

Long live Degrassi in our hearts and in reruns on CBC!

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