By Nuzhat Naoreen
August 28, 2012 at 04:15 PM EDT
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A Bunheads ballerina is headed to ABC’s The Middle!

Bailey Buntain, who plays dance student Ginny Thompson on the ABC Family series, will be guest-starring on an upcoming episode of The Middle as Jenna, an incoming freshman that Sue (Eden Sher) decides to mentor, but who will ultimately not need her help to become popular, EW has learned exclusively.

The Middle picks up its fourth season on Sept. 26 at 8 p.m. ET.

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