Degrassi's next generation of high-tech newbies and returning students navigates real-world high school drama. If you're a teen, this is your life.

\ Degrassi: Next Class is a Canadian teen drama television series set in the Degrassi universe, which was created by Linda Schuyler and Kit Hood in 1979. It is the fifth series in the Degrassi franchise, following The Kids of Degrassi Street, Degrassi Junior High, Degrassi High, and Degrassi: The Next Generation. "Next Class" is a direct sequel series to "Degrassi: The Next Generation" and is being considered the second incarnation of it. Like its predecessors, the series follows an ensemble cast of students at Degrassi Community School who face various challenges often seen as taboo such as sex, teen pregnancy, date rape, drug abuse, self image, homosexuality, self-injury, suicide, abortion, domestic violence, death, racism and many other issues.

Degrassi: Next Class - Netflix

Type: Scripted

Languages: English

Status: Running

Runtime: 30 minutes

Premier: 2016-01-04

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The fourth season of Degrassi: Next Class was released on June 30, 2017 on the Family Channel App ahead of its television premiere on July 3, 2017 on Family Channel under the teen block F2N in Canada. It streamed internationally on July 7, 2017 through Netflix. This season follows a group of high school juniors and seniors from Degrassi Community School, a fictional school in Toronto, Ontario, and depicts some of the typical issues and challenges common to a teenager's life. This season picks up during the second semester of the current school year. It will tell the stories of a new generation navigating high school drama with groundbreaking stories including mental health, gender identity, sexual identity, acceptance, faith, terrorism, disabilities, sex, hate crimes and more. The show continues the running theme of targeting the new post-millennial teen cohort known as Generation Z.

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