|Job|| Drama Teacher|
|First Episode||Didn't We Almost Have It All (804)|
|Last Episode||Extraordinary Machine (2) (1121)|
|Portrayed By||Paula Boudreau|
Ms. Dawes makes her first appearance in Didn't We Almost Have It All as Degrassi's Art teacher.
In Beat It (1), Ms. Dawes and Anya are seen after school doing roleplay in the woods, known as LARPing.
In Beat It (2), Ms. Dawes at Anya's LARPing "wedding", to unite the enemy tribes.
In Better Off Alone (1), she says Eli's writing is a bit wordy. She assigns Eli and Clare as writing partners, and Eli is to help Clare with her writer's block.
In Better Off Alone (2), Eli and Clare skip English class, they both receive detentions for skipping class. Ms. Dawes tells her to read the assignment she has been working on, a letter to her mother. As she reads, Eli is listening raptly with a smile on his face. Ms. Dawes asks him his opinion on it, and he says he believes it is so good that she should read it at the school showcase that night.
In Still Fighting It (1), Eli, Clare, and Adam are doing an English video project for a modern Romeo and Juliet. Later in the episode, Clare talks to Ms. Dawes, who said that a lack of communication caused the star crossed lover's death.
In Still Fighting It (2), Ms. Dawes loves Eli, Clare, and Adam's video assignment
In Love Lockdown (1), Eli arrives at school in his usual black clothing, not the now-required uniform, and is warned by Ms. Dawes on the matter.
In Cry Me A River (1), Eli asks her a Drama assignment
Ms. Dawes is the instructor of the LARPing club.