Shayne Perez
General Information
Gender: Female
Age: 24 (NYADA Season 1)
Hair Color: Black
Eye Color: Brown
Height: 5'3"
Weight: 135 lbs.
Address: New York, New York
Occupation(s): Teacher
Family & Friends
Sexuality: Straight
Friends: Jaxon (Student, Mentee)

Page Ackerman (Friend; Co-Worker)
Jesse Nash (Friend; Co-Worker)
Charlotte Walker (Friend; Co-Worker)

Employer: Carmen Tibideaux
Enemies: Taylor Atkinson

India Wilson
Krystal Graham

Other Information
Interests: Teaching


Talent: Has written 15 top 100's on the Billboard Chart; 8 of which were top 20, 5 were top 10, 3 were top 5, and 2 were number 1's.
Series Information
First appearance: Fame
Portrayer: Cassie Steele

Shayne Perez is a recurring character in Glee: The Next Generation presents The NYADA Years, also known alternately as The NYADA Years.

This will be her first year out of college after going to school to be a teacher. She has just landed a job at NYADA and the teacher in their class, Songwriting 101. She will take an immediate interest in Jaxon Pierce and will become his mentor while at NYADA. The two will strike up a close, and unlikely friendship.

Shayne is portrayed by Cassie Steele, who played Manny Santos for 8 seasons on Degrassi: The Next Generation.


When they gets their schedules, everyone assumes Shayne is a man. And when she pulls up at NYADA and gets out of her candy apple red sports car, all the boys assume she's just an upperclassmen. Miles in particular is interested in her, as is Lana. Both are shocked when they get to Songwriting and Production 101 and discover that the hot and edgy girl from before is actually their teacher.


The NYADA Years Season 1Edit

Shayne makes her first appearance in the series premiere, Fame.



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