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The Degrassi Grapevine was the school newspaper of Degrassi Junior High School in the 1980s and Degrassi Community School in the 2000s and early 2010s. The newspaper has had many writers and editors since the school was founded. In Season 11, it appears to have been replaced by The Degrassi Daily.


  • Caitlin Ryan
    • She wrote about fellow student, Christine Nelson, when the school board wanted to kick her out of school because of her pregnancy. This got her in trouble with the principal, as she was directed not to write the article. She wrote for the paper from 1986-1991 and was its editor from 1988-1991.
  • Nancy Kramer
    •  Editor in Degrassi Junior High from 1986-1988.
  • Kathleen Mead
    • Kathleen participated in everything in Degrassi, so it is assumed she was a part of the writing staff as well from 1986-1991.
  • Trish Skye
    • part of the writing staff 1986-1991
  • Tim O'Connor
    • part of the writing staff 1986-1991
  • Ellie Nash
    • Ellie wrote many articles for the school, including reports on Emma Nelson's protests, the robberies inside of the school, interviews for bands, and teen issues. She was a part of the team from 2002-2006.
  • Liberty Van Zandt
    • Editor of The Grapevine from 2001-2007.
  • Emma Nelson
    • She wrote many articles during her time at Degrassi, including one about how Paige should not start a cheer team for Degrassi as it was considered sexist. She was part of the team from 2001 to 2007.
  • Anya MacPherson
    • Anya was a photographer for the paper when she transferred to Degrassi in 2007. It is assumed that she worked for the paper until it was replaced.
  • Chantay Black
    • She used to write for the Grapevine before she created the Anti-Grapevine, the underground school newspaper, which is about all the intense activities in Degrassi. She joined in 2007.

Degrassi Anti-Grapevine

Chantay Black created the Anti Grapevine in the 2007-2008 school year, which is unknown to school administrators. She and others write about the gossip at school, including:

  • Students' sex lives
  • Fights
  • Relationships of the other students of Degrassi.
  • Other drama filled events.