June 28, 2013 at 03:00 PM EDT


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In Season

Mazel tov, Degrassi — you’ve finally reached bar mitzvah age!

And if this brand-spankin’-new promo for season 13 (oy vey, we still can’t believe it) is any indication, becoming a man — or an adult TV show, or whatever — will bring with it a whole lot of juicy drama. Expect to see a gang of new trouble-causing faces — a teen TV star! A poor little rich boy! — and several brief snippets of storylines to come. Hint: There is a good amount of shirtlessness.

As the preview notes, Degrassi is “basically your high school.” You know, if your high school were completely cuckoo bananas.

Degrassi returns Thursday, July 11, 9 p.m. ET on TeenNick.

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